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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

Backup Plans Emerging for Nats, Astros 2017 Spring Training

Construction of The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is still on schedule for a 2017 spring training opening, but the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros are prepping backup plans in case something unexpected happens — say, a hurricane that delays construction.

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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

Check out The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches!

Our sister site, Ballpark Digest, has an exclusive preview of the new Houston Astros and Washington Nationals spring home, The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, set to open in 2017.

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Spring Training 2016

Spring training games begin today!

With all pitchers, catchers and position players in camp and working out, we’re now entering what most fans anticipate: actual spring-training games. Today’s spring-training opener features the Philadelphia Phillies, and it will be broadcast online.

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Spring Training 2016

Spring Training Promotions: 2016

Signs of spring are popping up in Florida and Arizona, as full squads are reporting this week—and this year, fans can look forward to more than just the games. In both the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues, teams are releasing spring training promotions schedules that feature giveaways, special events, and discounted ticket prices.

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Toronto Blue Jays spring cap

New Spring Training Schwag for 2016

We’re often asked about new items for spring training, and Major League Baseball is obliging with a line of new apparel that includes lighter-weight uniforms, several new cap designs, specially marked balls and other on-field elements.

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St. Louis Cardinals

Goodbye, Roger Dean Stadium berm seats

The Roger Dean Stadium berm has been a longtime favorite of St. Louis Cardinals and Miami Marlins spring-training fans, but the space is being replaced for 2016 by an all-you-care-to-eat Bullpen Club.

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Milwaukee Brewers

Milwaukee Brewers 2016 spring schedule posted

We’ve posted the Milwaukee Brewers 2016 spring schedule, as the team prepares for another training season at Maryvale Baseball Park.

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Atlanta Braves

Braves pitch St. Petersburg sports complex for spring training

The Atlanta Braves are part of a partnership proposing a 240-acre, $622-million St. Petersburg sports complex that would include a new spring-training complex for the club.

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Maryvale Baseball Park

Spring Training Tickets: The Lowdown

One of the most frequent questions we receive from readers is how to buy spring training tickets. Here’s our overview of the various ways you can buy spring training tickets, from safe and early to speculative and down the road.

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Now Available: The Complete Guide to Spring Training 2016 / Arizona

We have another new eBook to announce: The Complete Guide to Spring Training 2016 / Arizona is now available for purchase.

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