The balmy weather throughout much of New England on Thursday has many folks already thinking ahead to the spring. Just in time, the Red Sox announced that 2010 spring training tickets will go on sale on Saturday, Dec. 5.

Fans can purchase tickets by visiting, calling 877-REDSOX9 or visiting the City of Palms Park box office in Fort Myers, Fla. Hearing impaired customers can call the TTY line at 617-226-6644.

The team also announced the addition of two games to its spring schedule. Boston will travel to play the Astros at Kissimmee, Fla., on Tuesday, March 16 at 1:05 p.m., and Houston will visit City of Palms Park on Sunday, March 21 at 1:05 p.m. The rest of the spring training schedule can be found here.