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Washington Nationals

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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Washington Nationals

Lee County to pitch Nats again on City of Palms Park

Though there are no funds for renovations, Lee County will once again pitch the Washington Nationals on a move to City of Palms Park after Osceola County rejected a new Kissimmee spring-training complex.

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Boston Red Sox

Spring training unlikely to return to City of Palms Park: Lee County officials

Spring training is unlikely to return to City of Palms Park, according to Lee County officials, who are debating what to do with the former spring home of the Boston Red Sox.

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Washington Nationals

Osceola County delays vote on new Washington Nationals spring-training facility

A final decision on a new Washington Nationals spring-training facility in Kissimmee has been delayed a month by Osceola County commissioners, as local business groups ask for time to review the agreement.

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Proposed new Nats spring ballpark

Tourism Board approves new Nationals spring ballpark

The Osceola County Tourism Board has signed off on a $98-million plan for a new Nationals spring ballpark in Kissimmee, but the proposal is sure to face close scrutiny from the full county Board of Commissioners.

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Washington Nationals

New spring complex pitched for Osceola County

Two new teams could be training in the greater Orlando area by 2015, as Osceola County officials receive a pitch for a new $98-million spring-training complex.

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Lee County still wooing Nats

Though Lee County has little to offer in terms of ballpark and complex upgrades, officials there say they’re still hopeful they can attract the Washington Nationals as a new tenant for City of Palms Park. The former spring home of the Boston Red Sox sits empty, and the Nats front office has openly expressed an […]

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Nats add college game to spring sched

It’s almost February, and we’re still seeing changes to the schedule! New: the Washington Nationals have added a March 2 game against the Georgetown Hoyas at Space Coast Stadium. The game is set for noon. You can view the whole Nationals schedule here, as well as the whole Grapefruit League schedule here. Games against collegiate […]

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How long will Nats train in Viera?

With Spring Training 2012 fast approaching, we have the usual discussion about how long the Washington Nationals will train at Space Coast Stadium. With the team openly looking for a new home and a lease with an out in 2013, that end may be on the horizon. It’s no surprise the Washington Nationals are looking […]

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