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Flying Tigers to Host 4th of July Celebration

Posted on June 25th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Baseball and Dueling Fireworks Shows Highlight Patriotic Festivities The Lakeland Flying Tigers will host the 4th of July Independence Day Celebration at Joker Marchant Stadium on Friday, July 4.  Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance for the best seat locations and to avoid lines.  Tickets for July 4th are available by calling the […]

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Five Flying Tigers Selected to 2014 Florida State League All-Star Team

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

 Flying Tigers to Represent North Division in Bradenton on June 14 The Florida State League (FSL) 2014 All-Star teams have been announced by League President Chuck Murphy. Starting pitchers Jake Thompson, Kevin Eichhorn and Josh Turley, relief pitcher Angel Nesbitt and catcher Austin Green will represent the Flying Tigers at the 53rd annual FSL All-Star […]

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Flying Tigers Return Home Tuesday for Series with Manatees

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Tuesday for a three-game series against the Brevard County Manatees (Brewers) June 10-12.  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 […]

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Flying Tigers Return Home Sunday for First Place Battle With Blue Jays

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Sunday, June 8 for a first place battle against the Dunedin Blue Jays.  Entering play on June 5, the Flying Tigers (38-21) trail the Blue Jays (40-18) by 2.5 games with 11 games remaining in the first half of the Florida State League (FSL).  The first half of the FSL […]

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Flying Tigers Return Home Saturday to Battle Yankees

Posted on April 4th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Saturday, April 5 to take on the Tampa Yankees at Joker Marchant Stadium.  Tickets for all home games are available by calling the Flying Tigers at (863) 686-8075.  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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Flying Tigers Home Schedule Kicks Off April 3

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

Magnet Schedule Giveaway and Taste of Lakeland Highlight Opener The Lakeland Flying Tigers 2014 season kicks off Thursday, April 3 at Joker Marchant Stadium when they battle their north division rivals the Tampa Yankees.  First pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. and the gates to Joker Marchant Stadium will open at 5:30 p.m. 2014 marks […]

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Flying Tigers Opening Day Roster Announced

Posted on April 1st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

Team Ready to Take Flight With Several Top Prospects The Lakeland Flying Tigers have announced their 2014 Opening Day roster.  It will feature twelve top 10 draft picks and twelve players who appeared in games for the Flying Tigers in 2013.  The roster includes 13 pitchers, 2 catchers, 6 infielders, 4 outfielders and 3 players […]

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Flying Tigers Announce 2014 Schedule

Posted on November 26th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Flying Tigers have announced the club’s 2014 Florida State League (FSL) schedule.  Next season will mark Lakeland’s 65th season in the FSL and 48th as a Detroit Tigers minor league affiliate, the longest affiliation in all of Minor League Baseball. Lakeland first began playing in the FSL in 1919. The Flying Tigers will open the season […]

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Lakeland’s Ron Myers Selected to FL State League Hall of Fame

Posted on September 27th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball

The Florida State League (FSL) Hall of Fame Committee announced the 2013 Class of Inductees. The 2013 Class will be inducted into the Florida State League Hall of Fame on November 12, 2013 at the Plaza Resort and Spa in Daytona Beach. This will be the fifth induction ceremony. Ron Myers, Director of Florida Operations […]

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Polk County Wraps Up a Busy Summer of Events

Posted on August 1st, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, Bowling, Cycling, Judo, Karate, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, taekwondo, triathlon, Uncategorized, Water Sports, weightlifting, Wrestling

The 2013 summer marked not only an eventful year for Polk County Sports Marketing with a number of events including IRONMAN 70.3 Florida, the Sunshine State Games: Polk County Festival and the NSA Fastpitch World Series, but also marked a successful one as well. Find out about these great events and their turn-outs below. IRONMAN […]

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