Tigers Announce 2018 Spring Training Schedule

Spring Games TigerTown feature visits from Yankees, Blue Jays, Mets and Nationals

September 21, 2017 9:30 AM

DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced the club's Grapefruit League home game schedule for 2018 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida.

DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced the club's Grapefruit League home game schedule for 2018 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida.


Next spring will mark the Tigers 82nd season at state-of-the-art TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a Major League team and a current Spring Training host city. The 2018 spring season marks the club's 53rd consecutive season of exhibition play at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium.


The Tigers will open the exhibition schedule on Thursday, February 22 as the club plays host to Florida Southern College in the annual matchup against the Moccasins. The Tigers open the home portion of the Grapefruit League schedule against the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, February 24.


The home schedule is highlighted by visits from the New York Yankees on Tuesday, March 6, Saturday, March 17 and Tuesday, March 20 and the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, February 24 and Wednesday, March 7, while the New York Mets will visit Publix Field on Friday, March 9 and the Washington Nationals on Monday, March 12.


The 2018 Spring Training home schedule is subject to change. The full Spring Training schedule will be released at a later date.


Full season ticket packages, flex plans and group tickets for the 2018 Tigers Spring Training exhibition season will be available in the coming weeks at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium. Additionally, individual game tickets will be available for purchase starting January 13th at the TigerTown box office. For additional ticket information and special group pricing, call the Lakeland ticket office at (863) 686-8075 or visit tigers.com/springtraining.





Day                                         Date                                                      Opponent                              Site

Thursday                                 February 22                                           Florida Southern College      Lakeland

Saturday                                  February 24                                           Toronto                                 Lakeland

Sunday                                    February 25                                           Pittsburgh                              Lakeland

Thursday                                 March 1                                                 Atlanta (SS)                          Lakeland

Friday                                      March 2                                                 Miami                                    Lakeland

Saturday                                  March 3                                                 Tampa Bay                           Lakeland

Tuesday                                   March 6                                                 New York Yankees               Lakeland

Wednesday                             March 7                                                 Toronto (SS)                         Lakeland

Friday                                      March 9                                                 New York Mets                    Lakeland

Sunday                                    March 11                                               Atlanta                                  Lakeland*

Monday                                   March 12                                               Washington                           Lakeland

Friday                                      March 16                                               Philadelphia (SS)                  Lakeland

Saturday                                  March 17                                               New York Yankees               Lakeland

Monday                                   March 19                                               Baltimore                              Lakeland

Tuesday                                   March 20                                               New York Yankees               Lakeland

Saturday                                  March 24                                               Philadelphia                          Lakeland

Sunday                                    March 25                                               Atlanta                                  Lakeland

Monday                                   March 26                                               Tampa Bay                           Lakeland


All time is Eastern (Detroit) time.                                                                  *Daylight Savings Time begins

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