Tampa Bay Rays Spring Training 2018

 Tampa Bay Rays Port Charlotte

Schedule Hotels Stadium

The Tampa Bay Rays 2018 Spring Training schedule begins at home Friday, February 23 against the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Rays are scheduled to play 14 spring training home games at Charlotte Sports Park. All home games begin at 1:05 p.m.

The first workout for pitchers and catchers is scheduled for Tuesday, February 14. The first full-squad workout is scheduled for Sunday, February 19.


Hotels Near Charlotte Sports Park

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.

Stadium Info

Charlotte Sports Park
2300 El Jobean Rd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33948

Directions: From I-75 South
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 in mid January

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.

Date Opponent Site
Home Game Time 1:05PM unless otherwise noted
 (ss) indicates split squad
Feb 23
 (ss)
Pittsburgh Pirates Charlotte Sports Park
Baltimore Orioles Ed Smith Stadium
Feb 24 Boston Red Sox JetBlue Park
Feb 25 Minnesota Twins Hammond Stadium 7:05
Feb 26 Toronto Blue Jays Charlotte Sports Park
Feb 27 Baltimore Orioles Charlotte Sports Park
Feb 28 Minnesota Twins Hammond Stadium
Mar 1 Baltimore Orioles Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 2 Philadelphia Phillies Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 3 Detroit Tigers Joker Marchant Stadium
Mar 4 New York Yankees Steinbrenner Field 6:35
Mar 5 Off Day  
Mar 6 Boston Red Sox Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 7 Baltimore Orioles Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 8 Boston Red Sox JetBlue Park
Mar 9 Minnesota Twins Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 10 Philadelphia Phillies Clearwater
Mar 11 Minnesota Twins Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 12 Off Day  
Mar 13 Philadelphia Phillies Clearwater
Mar 14 Pittsburgh Pirates McKechnie Field
Mar 15 Minnesota Twins Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 16 Minnesota Twins Hammond Stadium
Mar 17 Boston Red Sox JetBlue Park
Mar 18 Detroit Tigers Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 19 New York Yankees Steinbrenner Field 6:35
Mar 20 Baltimore Orioles Ed Smith Stadium 6:05
Mar 21 Boston Red Sox Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 22 Toronto Blue Jays (ss) Dunedin
Mar 23
 (ss)
Toronto Blue Jays Charlotte Sports Park
Baltimore Orioles Ed Smith Stadium
Mar 24 Pittsburgh Pirates McKechnie Field
Mar 25 New York Yankees Charlotte Sports Park
Mar 26 Detroit Tigers Joker Marchant Stadium
Mar 27 Detroit Tigers Tropicana Field 12:35