Son of a Beach
The honchos of Floridas Grapefruit League used to lord it over Arizonas Cactus League offshoot, but the fruit-eaters arent laughing so hard now. Thats cause the AZCL has taken some major bites out of the FGLs key-lime pie in the last two decades, wooing a number of teams from the sandy beaches to the desert sands. The Cincinnati Reds are in serious discussions with Goodyear to move their operation West, and -- more painful for the Floridians -- the Los Angeles Dodgers are playing six of their 2008 spring-training games here as prelude to a permanent move to Glendale in 2009.
Wed., Feb. 27, 1:05 p.m., 2008
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