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Spring Training 2017

Best of the Ballparks, Grapefruit League–First Round

It’s that time of year, when we ask our readers to choose their favorite baseball venues in our Best of the Ballparks, Grapefruit League competition. In the first round of Florida selections, we ask you to narrow the field from 13 to eight.

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Detroit Tigers

First Look: Joker Marchant Stadium Renovations

This spring sees the latest Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium renovations, including new administrative facilities, a 360-degree concourse, more shade and a new outfield signature item for the Detroit Tigers spring-training home.

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Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers 2017 Spring Schedule Posted

We’ve posted the Detroit Tigers 2017 spring schedule, as the team prepares for its 81st Grapefruit League training camp at Tiger Town, as well as the debut of a newly renovated Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland.

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Detroit Tigers

It’s Now Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium

Feel free to ignore this change, as the Detroit Tigers have sold naming rights to the team’s venerable spring-training home: in 2017 and beyond the Tiger Town ballpark will be known as Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium.

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Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers unofficial schedule posted

Yes, we know many of you are antsy about a Detroit Tiger spring training schedule, so we’ve compiled the team’s known Grapefruit League games.

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Detroit Tigers

Tigers 2015 spring training schedule posted

We’ve posted the Detroit Tigers 2015 spring training schedule, a slate that sees the team in its 50th consecutive season of play at Joker Marchant Stadium.

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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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Joker Marchant Stadium at Tiger Town

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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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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