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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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Flying Tigers Begin Four-Game Homestand Against Stone Crabs Tonight

Posted on July 29th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball

The Lakeland Flying Tigers continue their current homestand with a four-game series against the Charlotte Stone Crabs July 29 – August 1.  Monday, July 29 vs. Charlotte Stone Crabs (Rays) at 6:30 p.m. (Gates open at 5:30 p.m.) Dollar Mondays – Fans pay only $1 for the items below: $1 tickets $1 hot dogs $1 […]

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Lakeland Flying Tigers Back in Action for 2012 Season

Posted on March 27th, 2012 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

Spring has arrived, which could only mean one thing…baseball! The Lakeland Flying Tigers approach the start of their 2012 season at Joker Marchant Stadium on Wednesday, April 4 with an exhibition game against Southeastern University Fire. Gates to the stadium will open at 5:00 p.m., and the first pitch is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. This […]

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Flying Tigers Individual Tickets on Sale Saturday

Posted on February 23rd, 2011 by

Categories: Baseball, General

Individual tickets for Lakeland Flying Tigers home games will go on sale Saturday, February 26th at 10:00 a.m. at the Joker Marchant Stadium box office.  The box office is located at 2301 Lakeland Hills Blvd.  Tickets may also be purchased at 10:00 a.m. through the Flying Tigers website, www.LakelandFlyingTigers.com or via telephone by calling toll […]

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Congratulations!

Posted on September 22nd, 2010 by

Categories: Baseball

I just wanted to post a quick note of congratulations to one of our regular contributors here at Catch Central Florida. Zach Burek, who is the General Manager of the Lakeland Flying Tigers, was just named the Florida State League Executive of the Year. The Flying Tigers are the Detroit Tigers Single A affiliate and […]

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