Next spring will mark the Tigers’ 79th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a MLB team and a current spring training host city.
The Tigers will open the exhibition schedule on Monday, March 2 as the club plays host to Florida Southern College in the annual matchup against the Moccasins. The Tigers open the home portion of the Grapefruit League schedule against the American League East Division Champion Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, March 3.
The schedule is highlighted by visits from the National League East Division Champion Washington Nationals on St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17 and Sunday, March 22, as well as trips from the New York Yankees on March 20 and April 2, and a visit by the National League Central Division Champion St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, March 28.
Tickets for the 2015 spring exhibition season will be priced at three separate levels: Navy, Orange and White. Navy games will be held on March 17, March 20, March 26, March 28, April 2, and April 3. Orange contests will be on March 3, March 5, March 9, March 14, March 21, March 22, March 30 and March 31. White games will be played on March 2, March 8, March 12, and March 25.