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Cactus League

  • Calendar

    March 21, 2013
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    March 14, 2013
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    March 15, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 27, 2012

    Where to Eat and Drink near HoHoKam Stadium

    Chicago Cubs: HoHoKam Stadium All week long we're sharing suggestions of where to find breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks near each spring training stadium. Have a favorite spot baseball fans should hit? Leave it in the comments. For the masses of fans who flock to the winter home of the Cubs ea ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 3, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    Spring Training Eats: Southeast Valley

    Via ballparksofbaseball.comTempe Diablo Stadium packs 'em in.​Take me out to the ball game? Ehh. I say, take me out to dinner.No matter how much you're into baseball, you still gotta eat, right? And maybe you just don't feel like filling up on ball park junk food. With Cactus League games in full ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2011

    Spring Training Eats: Old Town Scottsdale

    Via cactusleague.arizonatourism.com​As Cactus League games are just kicking in, people who obsess about baseball as much as this restaurant critic obsesses about food are finding themselves with rumbling bellies, wondering what places to hit up in the vicinity of their favorite spring training bal ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2011

    Have a Ball

    Exhibition celebrates an AZ institution

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2011
  • Calendar

    February 17, 2011

    Have a Ball

    Exhibition celebrates an AZ institution

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Legendary Pink Pony Reopening in Old Town

    ​It was the end of an era when owner Gwen Briley closed The Pink Pony in 2009, after a slow summer in the midst of the recession.  At the time, the Old Town institution had the distinction of being Scottsdale's oldest restaurant. Throughout its 61-year existence, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Summery Lunch at RnR in Old Town Scottsdale

    ​Want to feel optimistic about the economy? Head to new RnR like I did for lunch recently -- the place was crawling with people on a random weekday. Between Cactus League game-goers, tourists, and Old Town office workers, the scene was as vibrant as the weather. I settled on a seared ahi sala ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Spring Training Schedule for Today's Games

    ​"People ask me what I do in the winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do: I stare out the window and wait for spring." -- Rogers HornsbySpring has sprung, so here is your guide to today's spring training games:

  • Calendar

    February 25, 2010

    Cactus League: Week One

    The Cubs and D-backs duke it out . . . while they still can

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Hot Links: Mesa Museums, Carpool Lanes, and Miss Homeless

    ​The Mesa Historical Museum will close early next year because of lack of revenue and city funding. The museum's exhibits will be moved to other places, including the Arizona Museum for Youth, where the exhibit "Play Ball: The Cactus League Experience" will be moved...An illegal immigrant who was ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2009

    Old Style Over Substance

    Chi-town’s non-finest return. Groan.

  • Calendar

    April 9, 2009

    Open Season

    Sun, babes, no roof. What’s not to like?

  • Calendar

    March 26, 2009

    Interleague Rocks

    Dodgers/White Sox match-up highlights this week’s sched

  • Calendar

    March 26, 2009
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    March 19, 2009

    Da Cubs. Da Sox. Da Bomb

    Outta our way, we’re comin’ troo

  • Calendar

    March 12, 2009

    It's the Stadium, Stupid

    Fancy-schmancy new park changes the face of spring ball

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Goodyear Ballpark: A Look Inside the Valley's Newest Spring Training Field

    Goodyear Ballpark: the Cactus League's new western-most outpost. We admit we don't get out to Goodyear much. But, with a new Spring Training stadium opening in the western West Valley city Wednesday, we made the drive ("Just 20 minutes from downtown Phoenix!" Goodyear likes to claim) to check ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Asia de Cuba Hosts Spring Training BBQ

    Spring Training is the occasion, but even if you're not headed to a Cactus League game, hit up the after-party at Asia de Cuba, where there will be a shindig out on the patio with live music, drink specials ($3 domestic bottles, $4 sangria, $5 mojitos and margaritas), and selections from the lu ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 19, 2009

    Dream Teams

    Indians, Dodgers spurn Grapefruit League for Arizona’s world-class party

  • Calendar

    February 19, 2009

    Dream Team

    Indians, Dodgers spurn Grapefruit League for Arizona’s world-class party

  • Calendar

    February 5, 2009
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    January 8, 2009

    Arizona's Pastime

    Saluting the boys of spring

  • Calendar

    October 30, 2008
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    February 21, 2008

    No. 1 With a Yawn

    Hey, Cactus League nuts, here’s the best baseball in the Valley

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2008

    No. 1 With a Yawn

    Hey, Cactus League nuts, here’s the best baseball in the Valley

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2008

    Son of a Beach

    Who’s laughing now, fruit-eaters?

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2008

    Here's a Grapefruit in Your Eye

    Stealing some sun from the Sunshine State

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2008

    No. 1 With a Yawn

    Hey, Cactus League nuts, here’s the best baseball in the Valley

  • Calendar

    March 3, 2005

    The Curse of the Cursed

    The Cubs dream of ending their jinx -- again

  • Calendar

    March 4, 2004

    Field Artillery

    The 2004 Cactus League comes out swinging

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2002

    A League of Our Own

    It's time for the boys of summer to play ball

  • News

    October 11, 2001

    Taxing Question

    Law allows tourism authority to tap $1 billion for stadium construction

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 20, 2001

    Best Baseball

    Arizona Fall League Baseball

  • News

    October 26, 2000

    Silk Purse

    You can't dress up a new stadium for the Cardinals when the owner wears no clothes

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 21, 2000

    Best Place for Kids to Get Professional Balls

    Arizona Fall League Baseball
    Phoenix Municipal Stadium
    5999 East Van Buren
    602-392-0225
    (and other locations)

  • News

    March 9, 2000

    BOB's a Bust

    Bank One Ballpark was touted as a powerful economic engine for downtown. Data show, however, that BOB has fueled sales mostly for BOB. The meager spillover doesn't bode well for the Arizona Cardinals' stadium aspirations.

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    March 20, 1997
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    March 13, 1997
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    March 6, 1997
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    February 27, 1997
  • News

    April 4, 1996

    Letting the Diamondbacks Slide

    Stadium district anted $1 million that the team was supposed to pay up-front

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    March 21, 1996
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    March 14, 1996
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    March 7, 1996
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    February 29, 1996
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