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Spring Training 2017

St. Patrick’s Day and Spring Training: A Perfect Match

All of spring training is great, but if there’s one date that stands out on the schedule, it’s St. Patrick’s Day. You’ll want to plan now if you want to attend a prime St. Patrick’s Day game during spring training: they do sell out early.

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Chicago Cubs

Last-Minute Cubs Presale Set for Today, Tonight

Talk about last-minute announcements! Wednesday afternoon the Chicago Cubs announced a presale for Sloan Park spring training tickets, beginning today (Friday) at noon.

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Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs 2017 Spring Schedule Posted

We’ve posted the Chicago Cubs 2017 spring schedule, as the World Champions prepare for another training camp at Sloan Park and the adjoining training facility in Mesa.

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Chicago Cubs

Cubs, Reds Set for Las Vegas Big League Weekend

The Chicago Cubs are returning for the annual Las Vegas Big League Weekend, and this year they’ll be joined by the Cincinnati Reds at Cashman Field on March 25-26.

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Spring Training 2016

Notable Spring Training St. Patrick’s Day Matchups

Perhaps the best pairing to result from spring training is that of baseball and St. Patrick’s Day. Depending upon one’s interests, a major league spring training game can be enhanced by a tasty spring training St. Patrick’s Day brew, a pre- or post-game event, or the sight of two teams sporting bright green jerseys.

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Spring Training 2016

End-of-Spring-Training Games Worth Noting

Toward the conclusion of spring training, several teams will face off in notable matchups outside of Florida and Arizona. While some of this year’s games include traditional end-of-spring contests between regional rivals, some will pit MLB teams against their affiliates, and others will take place in unique venues, including a former major league ballpark.

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Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs 2016 spring schedule posted

Finally! We’ve posted a Chicago Cubs 2016 spring schedule, as the team prepares for its third training season at Mesa’s Sloan Park.

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New York Mets

Mets, Cubs to square off at Vegas’s Cashman Field

The New York Mets will face the Chicago Cubs in the annual Las Vegas spring-training contests at Cashman Field, but the series will take place at the end of March, instead of the traditional mid-month timing.

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Oakland Athletics

New for 2015: Lew Wolff Training Complex

We have a new name for the old Fitch Park, where the Chicago Cubs formerly worked out and is now inhabited by the Oakland Athletics: the Lew Wolff Training Complex.

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Spring Training 2015

Next step: spring training workouts

With players and catchers reporting for camp, we’re on to the next phase: spring training workouts.

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