Royals' 35-game spring schedule revealed

Pitchers, catchers report on Feb. 14 to Surprise, Ariz.

Royals' 35-game spring schedule revealed

KANSAS CITY -- The Royals released their Spring Training schedule Tuesday and will open Cactus League play on Feb. 25 against their Surprise Stadium-companion Rangers.

Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 14, the full squad reports on Feb. 17, with the first full-squad workout scheduled for Feb. 18.

Aside from the Spring Training opener, the Royals have 16 home games as part of their 35-game schedule.

Spring Training information

Only one night home game is scheduled -- March 10 against Oakland at 7:05 CT.

Another highlight for the Royals includes hosting the Venezuelan national team on March 8.

The Royals will finish their spring schedule with a two-game series against the Rangers in Arlington on March 31 (7:05 p.m. CT) and April 1 (1:05 p.m. CT) before opening the regular season on April 3 at Minnesota.

Royals' 2017 Spring Training schedule

Jeffrey Flanagan has covered the Royals since 1991, and for MLB.com since 2015. Follow him on Twitter @FlannyMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.