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Philadelphia Phillies 2019

Clearwater Moves Forward With Spectrum Field Renovations

Clearwater, FL officials have received approval to pursue $40 million in county bed taxes for Spectrum Field renovations, but whether that number is obtainable remains to be seen. 

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New York Mets

First Data Field Renovations May Be Delayed to 2021

With St. Lucie County and the New York Mets still trying to finalize a scaled-down plan, upcoming First Data Field renovations might not conclude until 2021. 

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Spring Training 2017

Spring Training Promotions: Your 2017 Primer

With the first games just weeks away, teams in Florida and Arizona are releasing their spring training promotions schedules. This year’s slates offer plenty of promotions for fans in the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues, with some of the notable events covered in this edition of Promotions Watch.

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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

Ballpark of the Palm Beaches on Track

Though its co-tenants are still considering backup plans, the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches will open on time, according to its builder. 

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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

Founder’s Club Seating Unveiled for Ballpark of Palm Beaches

At a price of $250, fans can obtain first priority at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. the future spring home of the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals. 

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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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Spring Training 2016

Notable Spring Training St. Patrick’s Day Matchups

Perhaps the best pairing to result from spring training is that of baseball and St. Patrick’s Day. Depending upon one’s interests, a major league spring training game can be enhanced by a tasty spring training St. Patrick’s Day brew, a pre- or post-game event, or the sight of two teams sporting bright green jerseys.

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Spring Training 2016

End-of-Spring-Training Games Worth Noting

Toward the conclusion of spring training, several teams will face off in notable matchups outside of Florida and Arizona. While some of this year’s games include traditional end-of-spring contests between regional rivals, some will pit MLB teams against their affiliates, and others will take place in unique venues, including a former major league ballpark.

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