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Sarasota County Commission hears more details about potential spring training facility with Atlanta Braves

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More details have emerged about the negotiations between the Atlanta Braves and Sarasota County, which could lead to the creation of a new spring training facility and year-round academy by 2019. “We’re hopeful that we come to a conclusion that benefits both parties, that is creative and beneficial, that is win-win for both parties,” said John Schuerholz, the vice chairman of the Braves, speaking to the board on Tuesday. The proposed 9,000 seat stadium (6,500 fixed seats and 2,500 general admission) that would be constructed in…

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