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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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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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