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Detroit Tigers Spring Training | Marchant Stadium | Lakeland, FL

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About the Detroit Tigers

Next spring will mark the Tigers 78th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and a current Spring Training host city. The 2014 spring season marks the club’s 49th consecutive season of exhibition play at Joker Marchant Stadium.

2014 Detroit Tigers Spring Training

The Tigers will begin the exhibition schedule on Tuesday, February 25 as the club plays host to Florida Southern College in the annual matchup against the Moccasins. The club opens the home portion of the Grapefruit League schedule against the Atlanta Braves at Joker Marchant Stadium on Thursday, February 27.

The schedule is highlighted by a visit from the New York Yankees on February 28, as well as three visits from the National League East Division Champion Atlanta Braves on February 27, March 25 and March 27, and a trip from the National League Champion St. Louis Cardinals on March 3. The schedule also features visits from the Pittsburgh Pirates (March 4), New York Mets (March 8 ) and Washington Nationals (March 14 and March 17).


Tickets for the 2014 spring exhibition season will be priced at three separate levels: Navy, Orange and White. Navy games will be held on February 28, March 3, March 17, March 25, March 27 and March 28. Orange contests will be on February 27, March 4, March 8, March 11, March 14, March 15, March 18 and March 23. White games will be played on February 25, March 1, March 6 and March 13.

Full season ticket packages for the 2014 Tigers Spring Training exhibition season go on sale beginning Monday, November 11 at the Joker Marchant Stadium ticket office, via phone at 863-686-8075, or by visiting

Fans may also purchase season ticket plans of five-or-more games. Individual game tickets go on sale beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 11.

For additional ticket information and special group pricing, call the Lakeland office at 863-686-8075 or visit the Detroit Tigers online at

Blog Posts

Tigers to Stay in Lakeland for 20 More Years
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. [Read more]

Lucky Detroit Tigers Fan Wins Dream Trip to Lakeland
For a second consecutive year, Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing (PCTSM) has granted the warm weather wishes of a lucky Tigers fan through a promotion with Major League Baseball. As a result, the lucky winners of a national sweepstakes vacation to Florida are enjoying sunny Polk County this week (February 18-25), while snow is in the forecast for Detroit. [Read more]

Kick Off the Detroit Tigers’ 77th Lakeland Spring Training Season with Outpost 27
The annual spring training kickoff event is back for the sixth year at Polk County’s Visitor Information Center, Polk Outpost 27, located on Highway 27 in Davenport! Stop by Saturday, February 16 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. to welcome the Detroit Tigers back for the club’s 48th consecutive season of exhibition play at Joker Marchant Stadium! [Read more]

Receive the Experience of a Lifetime at the 2013 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp
Have you ever wanted to don an official MLB Detroit Tigers uniform, wondered what it would be like to swing a bat on a big league field or dreamed about meeting Detroit Tigers players? Then we have just the opportunity for you! Live out your dream with the 2013 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp package in Lakeland, Florida, perfect for any Tigers fan. [Read more]