Take Me Out To The Ball Game!
Roger Dean Stadium is a baseball stadium located in the Abacoa community of the town of Jupiter, Florida. The stadium was built in 1998, holds 6,871 people, and features luxury sky-box seating, 2 levels of permanent seating, parking and concessions.
The Roger Dean Stadium Complex is the only stadium in the country to host four minor league teams:
The Jupiter Hammerheads of the Class A-Advanced Baseball Florida State League
The Palm Beach Cardinals of the Class A-Advanced Baseball Florida State League
The Gulf Coast Marlins of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League
The Gulf Coast Cardinals of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League
Roger Dean Stadium is the only stadium in Florida to host two Major League Baseball teams annually for spring training:
The Miami Marlins
The St. Louis Cardinals
The teams share the main stadium where the games are played. However, the teams have their own practice fields, outdoor batting cages, several pitching mounds, and state-of-the-art conditioning rooms.
In September 2012, the stadium hosted the qualifying round for the 2013 World Baseball Classic. Spain, France, Israel, and South Africa took part in the qualifier.