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West Palm Beach deals another blow to new spring training complex

West Palm Beach city commissioners approved a three-month exclusive negotiating period to investors seeking a mixed-use development on a 160-acre site eyed by the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals for a new spring-training facility.

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Astros, Nats spring complex shot down by West Palm Beach

The proposed West Palm Beach site for a new Houston Astros/Washington Nationals spring-training facility will instead be used for a mixed-use development, as local elected officials decide to keep the land on the tax rolls.

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Astros, Nats expected to propose new Palm Beach County spring training plan shortly

The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals are expected to submit a revised plan for a new Palm Beach County spring training complex in the next few weeks, as the pair are working to finalize arrangements by the end of the year.

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FAA to Nationals: Drop the drones at spring training

It is one of the more bizarre stories coming out of spring training this year: The Washington Nationals were spanked by the Federal Aviation Administration for the unauthorized use of a drone to film practices in February.

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Palm Beach County to move forward with new ‘Stros, Nats spring complex

Palm Beach County Commissioners voted to move ahead with a $100-million plan for a new Houston Astros and Washington Nationals spring-training complex, but lots of work needs to be done on the funding plan.

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Washington Nationals

Fort Myers: We have little chance to land Nats

A proposed renovation of City of Palms Park for the Washington Nationals is dead, according to Mayor Randy Henderson, and Fort Myers officials says it will seek alternative uses for the former Boston Red Sox spring-training home.

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Washington Nationals 2014 spring schedule released

We’ve posted the Washington Nationals 2014 spring schedule, as the general release of team schedules moves forward.

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Proposed Space County Stadium changes

Brevard County: We want to keep spring training at Space Coast Stadium

In a move that seems to be aimed more at local voters than MLB front offices, Brevard County officials are distributing information on what Space Coast Stadium could offer after $29 million in renovations.

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Nationals, Lee County meet to discuss City of Palms Park

Nothing was finalized, but Lee County officials say they’re pleased after meeting with the Washington Nationals about playing in a revamped City of Palms Park as early as 2015.

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Developer holds key to luring Nats to City of Palms Park

A developer interested in redeveloping the area around City of Palms Park could be key in luring the Washington Nationals to Fort Myers for spring training.

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