The Houston Astros are getting ready to kick off their 2012 Spring Training in Orlando. Pitchers and catchers are already in attendance, but if you're hoping to make your way to Florida to cheer on the 'Stros, we have all of your vital info right here.
The Astros will once again make their home for the spring at Osceola County Stadium, their Grapefruit League home since 1985. The stadium seats 5,100 and is located at 1000 Bill Beck Blvd., Kissimmee, FL. Their closest Grapefruit League neighbors are the Atlanta Braves.
Here are directions to the ballpark, courtesy of Spring Training Online.
From I-4, take Route 192 west off of the Florida Turnpike or east off of I-4. The ballpark is 1.5 miles west of the turnpike and two miles east of downtown Kissimmee.
The below map shows the location of Champion Stadium in relation to the other Grapefruit League parks.
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