Blue Jays add exhibition game to spring slate

The Blue Jays added an exhibition game to their Spring Training slate on Wednesday, scheduling a March 15 contest against the Canadian National Junior Team.

Toronto will use split squads that day, with one group playing a Grapefruit League game on the road against the Braves and another hosting the exhibition game at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium in Dunedin, Fla., at 1:07 p.m. ET.

The Blue Jays begin their spring schedule on March 3, hosting the Pirates in Dunedin.

Tickets for spring games will be on sale for 48 hours, starting at 9 a.m. ET on Thursday. They can be purchased for $10 at bluejays.com. Season tickets, Flex Packs and group tickets also are currently available, while single-game tickets for the entire spring schedule will go on sale beginning Jan. 7.

Andrew Simon is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @AndrewSimonMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.