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Florida Institute of Technology Shows Interest in Proposed Manatees Ballpark

Brevard County ManateesFlorida Tech LogoFlorida Institute of Technology President Anthony Catanese is reportedly “very interested” in teaming up with the Brevard County Manatees (Single-A, Florida State League) in a downtown dual-purpose football-baseball stadium.  Read more here.

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New Ballpark Discussion On Deck in Melbourne Tonight

Brevard County ManateesAt their meeting Tuesday night, Melbourne (FL) city council members will hear more about an idea to build a new baseball stadium downtown in order to keep the Brevard County Manatees (Single-A, Florida State League) in the area.  The team currently plays at Space Coast Stadium in Viera.  Read more here.

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Manatees Eye New Downtown Melbourne Ballpark

Brevard County ManateesThe Single-A Brevard County Manatees (Florida State League) are exploring a potential move from Viera into a future downtown Melbourne baseball stadium at the old SunTrust Bank site on New Haven Avenue.  The Manatees currently play their home games at  Space Coast Stadium.  Read more and view aerial map here.

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