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Washington Nationals

Osceola County rejects Washington Nationals spring complex

Fierce opposition from the local tourism industry caused the Osceola County Board of Commissioners to reject a $98-million spring-training complex for the Washington Nationals.

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Tentative 2013 Braves home schedule posted

Let the planning begin: We’ve posted a tentative Atlanta Braves 2013 spring-training schedule for games at Champion Stadium. You can view the schedule here. Because of the World Baseball Classic, spring training will be elongated in 2013: the first Braves game is set for Feb. 22, and we’re looking at 18 home games, as well […]

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First day of workouts for Mariners, Truck Day for BoSox

Today is a day of firsts: it’s Truck Day for the Boston Red Sox and the reporting date for the Seattle Mariners. In other words: spring training has officially begun. Normally we don’t see Truck Day for most MLB teams so close to a reporting date. But this is a weird year: the Mariners are […]

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Spring-training games returning to Tucson this year

MLB teams are still messing with spring-training schedules, but this time the news is good: the Pima County Sports & Tourism Authority will announce two games for Kino Stadium — including a March 23 Dodgers/White Sox game — at a Thursday press conference. No, we don’t know the teams involved, but we’re guessing one of […]

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Astros schedule updated

We finally have game times for the Houston Astros 2012 spring-training schedule — good thing, too, as tickets go on sale Saturday. You can view the schedule here. There was only one change from the tentative schedule we’ve had posted for weeks: a March 30 game against the Atlanta Braves is now set for 6:05 […]

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Rays spring tickets on sale Friday

The Tampa Bay Rays finally announced an onsale date for spring-training tickets: this Friday, Jan. 20, at 10 a.m. The tickets will go on sale exclusively on the Rays website Friday. Tickets can be purchased at a ballpark ticket office or Ticketmaster beginning on Saturday. Rays Insider subscribers will have the opportunity to participate in […]

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Marlins add two spring games at new ballpark

Here’s a bonus for anyone planning on attending spring training at the beginning of March: the Miami Marlins have added two exhibition games against college foes as well as a high-school match to help break in Marlins Park. The three exhibition games are slated for March 5-7. The first-ever baseball game to be played at […]

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Twins minor-league schedule posted

We’ve posted the 2012 minor-league spring-training schedule for the Minnesota Twins. You can view the schedule here. Minor-league players report March 6, with the first game slated for March 14. Sign up for the Spring Training Online newsletter! More information here. Join Spring Training Online on Facebook! Click here for more information. Follow Spring Training […]

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2012 spring-training reporting dates posted

We’ve posted the complete schedule for 2012’s spring-training reporting dates and first workouts. Let the planning begin. You can view the reporting dates here. Sign up for the Spring Training Online newsletter! More information here. Join Spring Training Online on Facebook! Click here for more information. Follow Spring Training Online with Twitter updates! Just click […]

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Cubs 2012 spring schedule posted

We’ve posted an accurate 2012 spring-training schedule for the Chicago Cubs — a 35-game slate that includes 16 games at HoHoKam Park and two games against Texas in Las Vegas. You can view the schedule here. Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, January 4, at 9 a.m. MST. Our schedule — fact-checked with the team, […]

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