Atlanta Braves Continue Spring Training Home Schedule at Disney

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (March 2, 2012) After two weeks of training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, the Atlanta Braves kicked off their spring training schedule March 3 against the Detroit Tigers, who return to Disney for a second matchup on March 31.

The reigning World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals and New York Yankees, as well as the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies, make up the core of the Braves’ 18-game home schedule at Champion Stadium - one of the most popular spring training sites in Florida.

The Cardinals face the Braves on March 19. The Yankees visit twice, Saturday March 10 and Wednesday March 28, and the New York Mets come in three times, March 9 and 23 and the spring home finale April 2. And the Phillies face the Braves on April 1.

2012 Atlanta Braves Spring Training Home Schedule 

Saturday        March 3 Detroit Tigers 1:05 PM
Tuesday          March 6 Washington Nationals 1:05 PM
Friday             March 9 New York Mets-SS 1:05 PM
Saturday         March 10 New York Yankees 1:05 PM
Sunday           March 11   Toronto Blue Jays-SS 1:05 PM
Wednesday     March 14 Washington Nationals 6:05 PM
Friday             March 16 Houston Astros 6:05 PM
Saturday         March 17 Toronto Blue Jays-SS 1:05 PM
Sunday           March 18 Baltimore Orioles 1:05 PM
Monday        March 19 St Louis Cardinals 1:05 PM
Thursday       March 22 Miami Marlins 1:05 PM
Friday           March 23 New York Mets 1:05 PM
Sunday         March 25 Houston Astros 1:05 PM
Wednesday   March 28 New York Yankees 1:05 PM
Friday           March 30 Houston Astros 6:05 PM
Saturday        March 31 Detroit Tigers 1:05 PM
Sunday            April 1 Philadelphia Phillies 1:05 PM
Monday           April 2 New York Mets 12:00 PM

*SS – denotes split squad

All times are Eastern and are subject to change

All games to be played at Champion Stadium at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex