The Red Sox will play a total of 17 home games, including 15 Grapefruit League games and the traditional college doubleheader of seven-inning games against the Northeastern University Huskies and the Boston College Eagles.
Pitchers and catchers hold their first workout February 14. The first full squad workout will take place February 19. Workouts are free and open to the public.
The Grapefruit League schedule launches at home at JetBlue Park on Friday, February 23, against the Minnesota Twins. The matchup is one of seven contests against the Twins with additional home games on March 7 and 16. The Red Sox will travel to Hammond Stadium at the CenturyLink Sports Complex on February 27, March 7, 14, and 25.
As usual, the Red Sox have many things going on when it comes to spring training. The Red Sox’ equipment truck will depart from Fenway Park on Monday, February 5. Truck Day is presented by JetBlue. The team will once again hold an Open House at JetBlue Park on Saturday, February 17, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The free event, open to the public, welcomes fans to walk around the park and the grounds while enjoying concessions and entertainment on Fenway South Drive.
Tickets go on sale Saturday, December 2 at 10 a.m. ET.