Hammond Stadium built in 1991, home of the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels.
Hammond Stadium built in 1991, home of the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels.

There are nine stadiums in use by Florida State League baseball teams, all located in Florida. The oldest stadium is Jackie Robinson Ballpark (1914) in Daytona Beach, home of the Daytona Tortugas. The newest stadium is BayCare Ballpark (2004) in Clearwater, home of the Clearwater Threshers. One stadium was built in each of the 1910s, 1920s, 1960s, and 1980s, four in the 1990s, and one in the 2000s. The highest seating capacity is 11,026 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, where the Tampa Tarpons play. The lowest capacity is 4,200 at Jackie Robinson Ballpark.

Stadiums and Map

Name Team City in Florida Opened Capacity Ref.
Jackie Robinson Ballpark Daytona Tortugas Daytona Beach 1914 4,200 [1]
Roger Dean Stadium Jupiter Hammerheads,
Palm Beach Cardinals
Jupiter 1998 6,871 [2]
Clover Park St. Lucie Mets Port St. Lucie 1988 7,160 [3]
LECOM Park Bradenton Marauders Bradenton 1923 8,500 [4]
BayCare Ballpark Clearwater Threshers Clearwater 2004 8,500 [5]
TD Ballpark Dunedin Blue Jays Dunedin 1990 8,500 [6]
Hammond Stadium Fort Myers Mighty Mussels Fort Myers 1991 9,300 [7]
Joker Marchant Stadium Lakeland Flying Tigers Lakeland 1966 8,500 [8]
George M. Steinbrenner Field Tampa Tarpons Tampa 1996 11,026 [9]

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References

  1. ^ "Jackie Robinson Ballpark". MiLB.com. Minor League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  2. ^ "About the Stadium". Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  3. ^ "Port St. Lucie". MLB.com. Major League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  4. ^ "LECOM Park". MLB.com. Major League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  5. ^ "BayCare Ballpark". MLB.com. Major League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  6. ^ "TD Ballpark Information". MiLB.com. Minor League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  7. ^ "Hammond Stadium". MiLB.com. Minor League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  8. ^ "Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium". MLB.com. Major League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  9. ^ "George M. Steinbrenner Field". MiLB.com. Minor League Baseball. Retrieved 24 July 2021.

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