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2015 Florida Grapefruit League season begins March 1 with over 240 Games

Posted on December 18th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Florida Sports Foundation, in conjunction with the 15 Major League Baseball teams holding their annual Spring Training in Florida, is proud to announce a 241-game schedule of Florida Grapefruit League games between March 1 and April 4, 2015. Florida Spring Training is an annual tradition in the Sunshine State and the 2015 season will […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on December 15th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, 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. Travel Baseball Instructional Camp Date: Saturday, December 20-Sunday, December 21 Venue: Lake Myrtle Sports Park, Auburndale – Several major travel baseball organizations are coming together to host the Travel Baseball Instructional Camp at Lake Myrtle […]

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The 2015 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp Will Be the “Experience of a Lifetime”

Posted on November 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Have you ever dreamed of putting on a Tigers uniform and stepping onto a big league field? Are you looking to find that perfect holiday gift? If so, now is the time to live your dream or give someone the gift of their lifetime. The 2015 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp package is the perfect holiday […]

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Detroit Tigers Announce 2015 Spring Training Schedule

Posted on November 7th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

79th Season at TigerTown in Lakeland Highlighted by Visits from Orioles, Yankees, Nationals and Cardinals  The Detroit Tigers have announced the club’s exhibition game schedule for 2015 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida. Next spring will mark the Tigers 79th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and a current Spring […]

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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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