Tag Archives: West Palm Beach (FL)

It’s ‘Fitteam’ for Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

Fitteam, an event brand partnership and organic products firm, has secured the naming rights to the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, the spring training home of the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros.  Read more here.

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Work Continues on Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

More than a year after the teams’ $152 million shared facility opened, construction still isn’t finished. And it might be June before the city issues a final certificate of occupancy, which will mark the end of a rocky construction process that has faced numerous challenges since work started in November 2015.  Read more here.

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New City Park Finally Taking Shape at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches

A new 12-acre park at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches called Lincoln Park — a tribute to the Negro Leagues field in the north end of the city — is expected to open during spring training.  Read more and view photos here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches (West Palm Beach, FL), Part II

Joe Mock BaseballParksHouston Astros New LogoWashington Nationals LogoJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com makes a post-completion return to the new spring training facility in West Palm Beach (FL) for the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals.  Read more and view photos here.  As you might recall, Mock visited the complex in December while it was still under construction.  Read more and view photos here.

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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches Makes Debut

Houston Astros New LogoWashington Nationals LogoA ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, the owners of both teams and other local and county officials highlighted opening festivities for The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches.  Read more and view photos and news report here.

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With Late-Inning Construction Push, Ballpark to Open Tuesday

Houston Astros New LogoWashington Nationals LogoThe Ballpark of the Palm Beaches will be ready to play ball for the first time on Tuesday but only because of a late-inning rally by construction crews and city inspectors inside the main stadium.  Read more and view photo here.

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Astros, Nats New Spring Training Facility to Open Feb. 18

Houston Astros New LogoWashington Nationals LogoThe first day the general public will be allowed on The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches complex is Feb. 18, the same day the Houston Astros hold their first full-squad workouts with pitchers, catchers and position players.  The Washington Nationals hold their first full-squad workouts on Feb. 19.  Read more and view complex aerial photo here.

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