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Flying Tigers Outfielder Chad Wright Selected as Rawlings Golf Glove Award Winner

Posted on September 29th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball

Minor League Baseball™ and Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., announced that Flying Tigers outfielder Chad Wright was among the nine Minor League Baseball players who have been chosen as recipients of a 2014 Rawlings Gold Glove Award® for defensive excellence at their positions.  The honorees were selected among qualifying players from the 10 domestic-based, full-season […]

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Flying Tigers Break All Time Attendance Record

Posted on August 31st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball

The Lakeland Flying Tigers established a new single-season attendance record at Joker Marchant Stadium with today’s crowd vs. the Clearwater Threshers with 64,396 total fans for the season. The previous mark was set in 2010 when the team drew 64,010. 2014 marks the 60thseason Lakeland has been a member of the Florida State League (FSL). […]

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Lakeland Flying Tigers to Host 4-H Night

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

On Saturday, August 30, the Lakeland Flying Tigers will host 4-H Night, a fundraising event for the Polk County 4-H program. Community members can enjoy the game and learn about their local 4-H program. The event will feature 4-H displays, a parade of 4-H clubs, and post game fireworks. Individual tickets ($7.00) and sponsor level […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on August 25th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Soccer

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Disney Soccer Showcase Qualifier Date: Saturday, August 30 – Monday, September 1 Venue: Northeast Regional Park, Davenport – The top two finishers in each age group at the Qualifier will earn an automatic berth […]

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Flying Tigers Return Home Thursday, August 14 for Double Header Against Yankees

Posted on August 13th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Thursday, August 14 for a doubleheader against the Tampa Yankees.  Game 1 will start at 5:00 p.m. with Marchant Stadium gates opening at 4:30 p.m.  Game 2 will begin approximately 25 minutes following the completion of the first game.  Both games will be 7-inning contests. Tickets for all home […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on August 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Softball, Table Tennis, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Florida Orange Blossom Table Tennis Series Summer Open 2014 Date: Friday, August 15 – Saturday, August 16 Venue: Simpson Park Community Center, Lakeland – Lakeland Table Tennis Association, Inc. presents Florida Orange Blossom Table […]

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Detroit Tigers to Stay in Lakeland for 20 More Years

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, General

The City of Lakeland and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on the terms and conditions that will be included in a contract that will extend the City’s relationship with the organization another 20 years. The current contract signed in 2000 expires December 31, 2016. The new contract will solidify the Detroit Tigers continuing their […]

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Birthday Parties with Lakeland Flying Tigers

Posted on July 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball

Looking for a unique way to celebrate your son or daughter’s birthday this year? Throw the best birthday party in town with the help of the Lakeland Flying Tigers! The cost of a birthday party is ONLY $15.00 per person. A minimum of 10 people is required. Watch a cute video about the parties. The […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Softball

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Florida ISA 8 and Under/Junior Showcase Date: Saturday, July 5 – Sunday, July 6 Venue: Bartow Softball Complex – Florida Independent Sports Association (Florida ISA) presents the 8 & Under/ Junior Showcase, a youth […]

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Flying Tigers All-You-Can-Eat Night June 18

Posted on June 16th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, General, Uncategorized

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Wednesday, June 18 to take on the Clearwater Threshers (Phillies). Tickets for all home games are available by calling the Flying Tigers at (863) 686-8075 or visiting LakelandFlyingTigers.com. Box seats are $6 and reserved seats are $5. Seniors 55 and over children 14 and under and active military personnel […]

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