North Port, FL (January 22, 2020) – The Fire Frogs, who play in the Florida State League, will play their home games in the Atlanta Braves new spring training facility, CoolToday Park for the 2020 season. The Atlanta Braves Florida operations staff will oversee operations of the team. The move is subject to final approval by Minor League Baseball.
The team is the Braves’ High-A minor league affiliate and had previously played its games at Osceola County Stadium.
“We are excited to have the Fire Frogs play their home games in CoolToday Park this upcoming season,” said Mike Dunn, Atlanta Braves vice president of Florida operations. “The goal for our facility has always been to have as many events here as possible and the Fire Frogs will add an entire summer of baseball.”
CoolToday Park will host its inaugural Atlanta Braves spring training this year with pitchers and catchers reporting on February 12 and position players reporting on February 17. To christen the ballpark, the Braves played their final 2019 spring training game at the park versus the Tampa Bay Rays.
Information on the Fire Frogs home schedule with first pitch times, ticket prices, etc. will be released on a later date.