spring training

spring training
,spring `training noun uncount AMERICAN
the time every spring when baseball teams train and prepare for the summer playing season

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  • spring training — noun a) A set of practices and exhibition games for each Major League Baseball team, preceding the start of the regular season, which are used by a manager to determine the roster for the regular season. Spring training for the Cactus League… …   Wiktionary

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  • spring training — 1. a program of physical exercise, practice, and exhibition games followed by a baseball team in the late winter and early spring, before the start of the regular season. 2. the period during which such a program takes place, usually from the… …   Universalium

  • spring training — noun (U) AmE the period during which a baseball team gets ready for competition …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Boston Red Sox spring training home — Since 1993, the city of Fort Myers in Lee County, Florida, United States has been the spring training home of the Boston Red Sox when the club moved from Winter Haven (now the spring training home of the Cleveland Indians). Boston trains at the… …   Wikipedia

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