HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros unveiled their 2016 Spring Training schedule today, which includes 28 games in Florida and two exhibition games at Minute Maid Park.
The 2016 season will be the Astros 32nd and final season training at the Osceola County Stadium complex in Kissimmee, FL, as the club is scheduled to move to their new complex in West Palm Beach in 2017.
This year's schedule includes 13 home games at Osceola County Stadium and 30 exhibition games overall,including the two games at Minute Maid Park, scheduled for March 31 and April 1 vs. the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Astros start the 2016 Grapefruit League season on Thursday, March 3 vs. the Philadelphia Phillies in Clearwater, FL. Houston's home opener will be on Friday, March 4 at 1 p.m. ET vs. the St. Louis Cardinals at Osceola County Stadium. The home opener will be the first of three straight weekend home games for the Astros as they will also host the NL Champion New York Mets on Sat., March 5 (1 p.m.), and the AL East Champion Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, March 6 (1 p.m.). The Astros will also host the Atlanta Braves, Detroit Tigers and Washington Nationals during the Spring. The complete Spring Training schedule is included at the end of this release and is subject to change.
The Spring Training report date for Astros pitchers and catchers is Feb. 18 (Feb. 22 for position players).
Information regarding Astros Spring Training season tickets in Kissimmee is available now by calling 321-697-
3220. Single game tickets will go on sale Jan. 30 and will be available online at www.astros.com/Spring or
at the Osceola County Stadium box office. For more information about single game Spring Training tickets,
please call 321-697-3200. Additional ticket information will be released in the upcoming weeks.
*NOTE - The Astros will release Spring Training TV and radio broadcast information in the upcoming
(as of Nov. 23, 2015, subject to change)
Day Date Opponent Site Time*
Thursday March 3 at Philadelphia(ss) - Clearwater 1:05
Friday March 4 St. Louis - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Saturday March 5 NY Mets - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Sunday March 6 (ss) Toronto - KISSIMMEE 1:05
at Pittsburgh - Bradenton 1:05
Monday March 7 at NY Yankees - Tampa 1:05
Tuesday March 8 Washington - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Wednesday March 9 Atlanta - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Thursday March 10 at Washington - Viera 5:05
Friday March 11 Detroit - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Saturday March 12 at St. Louis(ss) - Jupiter 1:05
Sunday March 13 Atlanta - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Monday March 14 at Washington - Viera 1:05
Tuesday March 15 Washington - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Wednesday March 16 Detroit - KISSIMMEE 1:05
Thursday March 17 (ss) Toronto - KISSIMMEE 1:05
at Atlanta Orlando 1:05
Friday March 18 at Toronto - Dunedin 1:05
Saturday March 19 OFF
Sunday March 20 at Philadelphia - Clearwater 1:05
Monday March 21 at Washington - Viera 1:05
Tuesday March 22 at Detroit - Lakeland 1:05
Wednesday March 23 Philadelphia - KISSIMMEE 6:05
Thursday March 24 at NY Mets(ss) - Port St. Lucie 1:10
Friday March 25 at Atlanta(ss) - Orlando 1:05
Saturday March 26 Miami - KISSIMMEE 6:05
Sunday March 27 at Detroit - Lakeland 1:05
Monday March 28 Detroit - KISSIMMEE 6:05
Tuesday March 29 OFF
Wednesday March 30 at Atlanta - Orlando 1:05
Thursday March 31 Milwaukee - Minute Maid Park 7:10
Friday April 1 Milwaukee - Minute Maid Park 1:10
* - all times are local