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Brewers to face UWM as part of Spring Training

Cactus League slate includes six weekend home games, three night games
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MILWAUKEE -- The Brewers have unveiled a 31-game Spring Training schedule that includes a first-ever exhibition against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and six weekend home games at Maryvale Baseball Park leading up to the 47th season in franchise history.

The spring slate begins March 4 against UW-Milwaukee, marking the first time the Brewers will face a collegiate team since playing Arizona State University in 1983. It will mark the first contest between the Brewers and Panthers, who over the years have played select home games at Miller Park.

MILWAUKEE -- The Brewers have unveiled a 31-game Spring Training schedule that includes a first-ever exhibition against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and six weekend home games at Maryvale Baseball Park leading up to the 47th season in franchise history.

The spring slate begins March 4 against UW-Milwaukee, marking the first time the Brewers will face a collegiate team since playing Arizona State University in 1983. It will mark the first contest between the Brewers and Panthers, who over the years have played select home games at Miller Park.

Other highlights include a March 14 game at Maryvale against the Cubs, a St. Patrick's Day game at Peoria, Ariz., against the Padres, and three night games -- March 13 against the Mariners in Peoria, March 24 against the D-backs in Scottsdale, Ariz., and March 27 against the Reds in Goodyear, Ariz.

• Brewers Spring Training schedule

Brewers pitchers and catchers formally report to Spring Training on Feb. 20 and position players must report by Feb. 25. The first full-squad workout, which is open to the public, is scheduled for Feb. 26.

Tickets for Brewers home Spring Training games will go on sale at 9 a.m. CT on Dec. 8 at Brewers.com and other outlets. Tickets are available in four seating areas: field box ($23), infield reserved ($17), outfield reserved ($13) and lawn seating ($8). In addition, there will also be a limited number of advanced parking passes available for $5. Information on Spring Training season tickets can be obtained by calling the Brewers ticket office at 414-902-4000.

Please note that games and times are subject to change.

Adam McCalvy is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Brew Beat, and follow him on Twitter at @AdamMcCalvy.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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