The Tampa Bay Rays 2017 Spring Training schedule begins on the road Friday, February 24 against the Minnesota Twins. The Rays are scheduled to play 18 spring training home games at Charlotte Sports Park, beginning on Saturday, February 25 against the Pittsburgh Pirates. All home games begin at 1:05 p.m., with the exception of the Wednesday, March 8 game against the Colombian National Team, which begins at 6:35 p.m. and will be followed by post game fireworks.
Hotels Near Charlotte Sports Park
Click below or call 800-611-7450
Use discount code: 26866
Days Inn Port Charlotte
1941 Tamiami Tr.
La Quinta Inn & Suites
812 Kings Hwy.
Sleep Inn & Suites
806 Kings Hwy.
Microtel Inn Port Charlotte
4056 Tamiami Tr.
Hampton Inn Pt Charlotte
24480 Sandhill Blvd.
2300 El Jobean Rd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
Directions: From I-75
Take exit 179 toward N Port/Port Charlotte
Merge onto N Toledo Blade Blvd
Turn right at El Jobean Rd.
From I-75 North:
Take exit 164 toward Punta Gorda
Turn left at Duncan Rd/US-17
Continue to follow US-17
Turn right at Tamiami Trail/US-41
Turn left at El Jobean Rd
Day games start at 1:05 PM and night games at 7:05 PM
Tickets will be available for purchase at the Charlotte Sports Park box office beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 14.
Group and Suite Tickets: Information regarding tickets for suites and groups is available by calling (941) 206-HITS. Tickets for groups of 15 or more are available at a specially discounted rate of $2 off per ticket for most games.
Also playing at Charlotte Sports Park right after spring training ends are the Class A affiliate team of the Rays, the Charlotte Stone Crabs.
Home Game Time 1:05PM unless otherwise noted
(ss) indicates split squad
|Feb 24||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium 7:05|
|Feb 25||Pittsburgh Pirates||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Feb 26||Boston Red Sox||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Feb 27||Philadelphia Phillies||BrightHouse Field|
|Feb 28||Minnesota Twins||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 1||Philadelphia Phillies||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 2||Boston Red Sox||JetBlue Park|
|Mar 3||Detroit Tigers||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 4||Baltimore Orioles||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 5||Toronto Blue Jays (ss)||Dunedin|
|Mar 6||Off Day|
|Mar 7||New York Yankees||Steinbrenner Field|
|Mar 8||Columbia National WBC||Charlotte Sports Park 6:35|
|Mar 9||Pittsburgh Pirates||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 10||Pittsburgh Pirates||McKechnie Field|
|Mar 11||Boston Red Sox||JetBlue Park|
|Mar 12||Toronto Blue Jays||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 13||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium|
|Mar 14||New York Yankees (ss)||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 14||Baltimore Orioles (ss)||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 15||Boston Red Sox||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 16||Off Day|
|Mar 17||Minnesota Twins||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 18||Toronto Blue Jays||Dunedin|
|Mar 19||Philadelphia Phillies||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 20||Pittsburgh Pirates||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 21||Pittsburgh Pirates||McKechnie Field|
|Mar 22||Baltimore Orioles||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 23||New York Yankees (ss)||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 24||Pittsburgh Pirates||McKechnie Field|
|Mar 25||Boston Red Sox||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 26||New York Yankees||Steinbrenner Field|
|Mar 27||Off Day|
|Mar 28||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium|
|Mar 29||Baltimore Orioles||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 30||Minnesota Twins||Charlotte Sports Park|
|Mar 31||Philadelphia Phillies||Clearwater|