While the big Snakes are away, the little snakes keep ball-yard withdrawal at bay. The junior serpents are the Arizona Diamondbacks AAA farm teamers, the Tucson Sidewinders, who play just down the road a piece at Tucson Electric Park.
Beginning at 7 Monday, June 9, the Sidewinders host the Sacramento River Cats in a four-game set. Why not check it out? Its a quick drive, the affordable tickets and concessions negate the cost of gas, and you get the guileless charm of open-air, minor-league ball.
Speaking of small-ball charm, River Cats? Who calls their team River Cats? Its like we said: AAA rocks.
Fri., May 23, 6:30 p.m.; Sat., May 24, 6:30 p.m.; Sun., May 25, 6 p.m.; Mon., May 26, 6:30 p.m.; Mon., June 9, 7 p.m.; Tue., June 10, 7 p.m.; Wed., June 11, 7 p.m.; Thu., June 12, 7 p.m., 2008
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