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Braves Break Ground on New Sarasota County Spring Training Complex

A milestone to be recognized: The Atlanta Braves and its partners broke ground on the new Sarasota County spring training complex in the West Villages development in North Port, Florida.

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Final Approval Today for Sarasota County Atlanta Braves Spring Training

It’s now a done deal: today the North Port Commission approved their part of the plan for a move of Atlanta Braves spring training operations to a new Sarasota County complex, a move envisioned for 2019.

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State Grant for Atlanta Braves Spring Training Complex Approved

A state grant worth $20 million for an Atlanta Braves spring training complex in North Port has been conditionally approved. 

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Funding for New Atlanta Braves Spring Complex Close to Done

Funding for a new Atlanta Braves spring complex is close to completion, as the team and Sarasota County officials await word on a $20 million state grant to close the financial circle.

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Best of the Ballparks, Grapefruit League–First Round

It’s that time of year, when we ask our readers to choose their favorite baseball venues in our Best of the Ballparks, Grapefruit League competition. In the first round of Florida selections, we ask you to narrow the field from 13 to eight.

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Sarasota County Approves Braves Spring Training Term Sheet

By a 4-1 margin, the Sarasota County Commission approved a term sheet for a new Atlanta Braves spring training complex in North Port, moving the proposed facility one step closer to reality.

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New Caps, Uniforms for 2017 Spring Training

We know many of you descend on the spring-training ballparks and head immediately to the stores to check out the newest offerings. Caps, uniforms and some T-shirts are sold online by Major League Baseball, and the newest offerings are sold at mlbshop.com. Here are our favorite caps and uniforms for 2017.

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More Details Emerge on New Braves Spring Camp in North Port

More details about a proposed Atlanta Braves spring-training camp in North Port, including a funding plan and the scope of the project, were revealed to the public at a meeting of the Sarasota County Commissioners today.

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Braves Enter Negotiations for New Sarasota County Spring Training Complex

The Atlanta Braves will enter into exclusive negotiations on the terms of a new Sarasota County spring training complex to replace Champion Stadium and Disney’s Wide World of Sports in 2019.

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Commissioners: No Thanks to Collier County Braves Spring Training

There will be no Collier County Braves spring training complex, as commissioners today rejected further negotiations on a proposed $101-million facility in southwest Florida.

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