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Detroit Tigers

Joker Marchant Stadium renovations on tap

The much-anticipated Joker Marchant Stadium renovations are closer to reality, as the city of Lakeland chose two construction firms to oversee the $37-million project that will upgrade the Detroit Tigers spring-training facility.

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Tigers, Lakeland agree on Tiger Town, Joker Marchant Stadium upgrades

The city of Lakeland and the Detroit Tigers reached an agreement on a lease extension, committing the pair to Tiger Town and Joker Marchant Stadium upgrades, keeping the team in central Florida for 20 more years.

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Tiger Town renovations scaled back

Tiger Town renovations at the Lakeland spring-training complex has been scaled back, as city and county officials work to put together a funding plan.

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Tigers 2012 minor-league schedule posted

The minor-league schedule for Detroit Tigers farm teams — Toledo, Erie, Lakeland and West Michigan — has been posted. You can view the schedule here. The minor-league teams affiliated with the Detroit Tigers play their home games at Tiger Town. Not all four teams play their games at the same location: if AAA and AA […]

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Nats add college game to spring sched

It’s almost February, and we’re still seeing changes to the schedule! New: the Washington Nationals have added a March 2 game against the Georgetown Hoyas at Space Coast Stadium. The game is set for noon. You can view the whole Nationals schedule here, as well as the whole Grapefruit League schedule here. Games against collegiate […]

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Detroit Tigers 2012 schedule posted

We’ve posted a mostly complete schedule for the Detroit Tigers, complete with 18 home games at Lakeland’s Joker Marchant Stadium. You can view the schedule here. Next spring will mark the Tigers’ 76th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and a current Spring Training host city. The […]

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Tentative 2012 Atlanta Braves spring schedule posted

We’ve posted a tentative Atlanta Braves 2012 spring-training schedule, with the team opening play on March 3 at Champion Stadium and ending with an April 5 game at New York’s Citi Field. You can view the schedule here. Sign up for the Spring Training Online newsletter! More information here. Join Spring Training Online on Facebook! […]

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