Cactus League spring training Archives

Cactus League sets attendance record in 2017

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Buoyed by a rainout-free season, Arizona’s 15 Cactus League clubs drew a record 1,941,347 fans in 2017. The total broke the previous record of 1,902,903, set in 2015. “We’re grateful for the Major League Baseball fans who flocked to ballparks across Maricopa County this spring,” Cactus League President Jeff Meyer said. “These numbers show that… Read More →

Things to do: March 25-27

Talking Stick Resort
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Spring has finally sprung! We’ve rounded up some festive events from Spring Training Games to great concerts to celebrate the occasion. TESLA at Talking Stick Resort They’ve been rocking the music scene since 1982 with hits such as “Love Song,” “The Way it Is,” and “Heaven’s Trail (No Way Out).”  TESLA will be filling the seats at Talking Stick… Read More →

Top 5: Sporting Events (Fall-Winter 2012)

Photo: Andy Jou

The Top 5 Sporting Events — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Nascar Sprint Cup Series 7602 S. Avondale Blvd., Avondale, AZ 85323 (623) 772-2000 Held at the Phoenix International Raceway, the Sprint Cup Series is the top racing series of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing. WM Phoenix Open 7226… Read More →

Two-Time Defending AL Champs Texas Rangers Ready For Spring Training

Texas Rangers
by in Play Ball

If there’s one team that can’t wait for the start of spring training, it’s the Texas Rangers. The last time the Texas Rangers took the field, it was Game 7 of the 2011 World Series – a series the Texas Rangers lost to the St. Louis Cardinals, four games to three. In fact, the Rangers… Read More →