Grapefruit League – Baseball Spring Training

By February 6, 2020May 29th, 2021Explore
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February marks the start of the baseball season…or rather baseball training season! Boat to Florida for the MLB Grapefruit League, where you can catch your favorite teams training before the season starts.

Tampa, Florida

New York Yankees

The New York Yankees train at George M. Steinbrenner Field and this stadium is just as beautiful as the city it resides in. Home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during Football season, baseball takes over in the Spring. The first practice game will be on February 22, 2020 vs. the Blue Jays.

Marriott Tampa Water Street Marina

Marriott Tampa Water Street is about 15 minutes away from George M. Steinbrenner Field and is easily accessible by way of rideshare or public transportation in the city. While docked, the 39 slip marina has everything you need for an enjoyable stay and home base while you catch the Yankees training. When you stay at the hotel, you will have access to all the great amenities at the Marriott such as rooftop pool with great views, fitness center, water activities and so much more! Walk along the Tampa Riverwalk and hit so many great Tampa attractions like the Florida Aquarium, Amalie Arena and the Sparkman Wharf. While staying in Marriott Tampa Water Street, you will be in a prime location to see everything and catch a ball game or practice! 

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Fort Myers, Florida

Boston Red Sox

Minnesota Twins

The Boston Red Sox play at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, FL during their Spring training. The field is specifically used for the MLB Baseball Grapefruit League. The first Spring game for the Red Sox will be on February 22, 2020 vs. the Rays. The Minnesota Twins Spring training resides not too far away in Hammond Stadium at CenturyLink Sports Complex. The stadium hosts 5 additional playing fields to the game day field as well as two minor league teams! The first Minnesota Twins home game will be on February 21, 2020 vs the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Snook Bight Marina

Snook Bight Marina

Prosperity Pointe Marina

Prosperity Pointe Marina

Salty Sam’s Marina

Salty Sam's Marina

Jupiter, Florida

St. Louis Cardinals


The St. Louis Cardinals and the Marlins train at Roger Dean Stadium, which can seat 6,871 excited fans! This stadium in Jupiter, FL is perfect for those dedicated fans of both teams looking to catch all the Spring training they can while down south! The first Spring training game will be a big one for the St. Louis Cardinals on February 22, 2020 vs the Mets!

The Bluffs Marina

The Bluffs Marina | Grapefruit League | Snag-A-Slip

Roger Dean Stadium is 15 short minutes by way of rideshare from The Bluffs Marina. There are 102 deep water slips for vessels ranging up to 130ft, and with a variety of amenities, you can rest easy after a fun day at the stadium.

Blowing Rocks Marina

Blowing Rocks Marina | Grapefruit League | Snag-A-Slip

Blowing Rocks Marina is a tad bit farther from the stadium, but guests will not be disappointed with the amazing views of Jupiter Island. The marina is also directly along the Intracoastal Waterway, making it the perfect stop on your journey South or North to catch a game.

Clearwater, Florida

Philadelphia Phillies

The Philadelphia Phillies train at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, FL and have been doing so since 1948! Not only is this field home to Major League Baseball, but Spectrum and the adjacent Carpenter field are home to Minor League Baseball, Florida State Leagues and more. The Philadelphia Phillies will begin playing at their home field at Spectrum on February 23, 2020 vs. the Pirates!

Chart House Marina

Chart House Marina is located right along the Intercoastal waterway in Clearwater Bay. The property is perfect for those looking for the Gulf of Mexico views of palm trees and crystal blue waters.Visitors will experience peace & quiet, perfect for much needed RnR after a long day at the baseball fields! Chart House Marina has a ton of great amenities for you to feel at home. Relax by the pool if you’re wiped after all the excitement. Though, we encourage guests to head to the Main Strip of Clearwater Beach (about a half mile from the marina) to enjoy great restaurants, shops, bars and more!

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For a full list of Spring Training team schedules and tickets, head here

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