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Joker Marchant Stadium to Host University of Florida vs. Eastern Michigan University

January 14, 2016 - Lakeland, FL - The University of Florida will play a regular season game against Eastern Michigan University presented by Rodda Construction at Joker Marchant Stadium on Wednesday, February 24. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. and gates to Marchant Stadium will open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Friday, January 29th at 10:00 a.m. at the Joker Marchant Stadium box office. There will be a special presale for Detroit Tigers Spring Training season ticket holders beginning on Wednesday, January 27 and concluding T... Full Story

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Detroit Tigers Spring Training Tickets to Go on Sale Saturday, January 16 at 10:00 a.m.

January 8, 2016 - LAKELAND, FL - Individual tickets for Detroit Tigers Spring Training home games will go on sale Saturday, January 16th 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 Tigers website, www.tigers.com or via telephone by calling toll free 1-866-66-TIGER (84437). Fans requiring handicap seating may call (863) 686-8075 on Saturday. Fans will receive free hot dogs, popcorn, soda and coffee at the concession sta... Full Story

Tigers Announce 2016 Spring Training Schedule

December 11, 2015 - DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced the club's exhibition game schedule for 2016 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida. Next spring will mark the Tigers 80th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and a current Spring Training host city. The 2016 spring season marks the club's 51st consecutive season of exhibition play at Joker Marchant Stadium. The Tigers will open the exhibition schedule on Monday, February 29 as the club plays host to Florid... Full Story

Flying Tigers Announce 2016 Coaching Staff

December 2, 2015 - Lakeland, FL - The Lakeland Flying Tigers, in conjunction with their parent club the Detroit Tigers, have announced their 2016 coaching staff. Next season will mark Lakeland's 67th season in the Florida State League (FSL) and 50th 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. Dave Huppert will return as manager of the Flying Tigers for his sixth season and 29th season as manager at the minor league level. Huppert has t... Full Story


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Lakeland Flying Tigers Minor League Baseball


League: Florida State League
Home: Lakeland, Florida
Class: A (Advanced)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Website: Lakeland Flying Tigers site
Schedule: Full Lakeland Flying Tigers Schedule
Message Board: FSL forum
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