What Will Be Going On?
Baseball fanatics, take heart. In a mere few weeks, Cactus League 2020, aka Spring Training for Major League Baseball, is coming. One game will be played on Friday, February 21st with the Kansas City Royals hosting the Texas Rangers. The following day, Saturday, February 22nd, will see a plethora of games being played. At least one is certain to appeal to you.
Participating Teams and Stadium Information
Whether you are a fan of our own Arizona Diamondbacks, or of a visiting team such as the Chicago Cubs, the Cincinnati Reds, or any of the others, there will be baseball in the Valley very soon. Arizona is lucky enough to have Spring training facilities in every corner of the Valley. Therefore, if getting around is difficult for you, check the calendar to see when your favorite team plays near you.
The Cactus League’s Website
A great source of information on anything concerning Cactus League Spring Training is online at https://cactusleague.com. On that website you can plan YOUR baseball adventure. They have a full list of teams plus complete details on every team that participates. You will also find a list of all Spring Training stadiums as well as directions on how to get there. Of course it has ticket purchasing info.
Special Pre-Season Event
If by chance you are able to take a day off from work, you may be interested in this special event. Wednesday, February 19th, at the Grand Canyon University Arena, will be the Cactus League Annual Luncheon. Check-in is at 10:45 AM and the luncheon itself begins at 11:30 AM.
So what happens there? They shall be honoring all “2020 Cactus League Hall of Fame Inductees.” What fun that will be! There is more than enough parking available for this, so do not hesitate to get your tickets. Once again, all relevant details for this special luncheon is available on the Cactus League website.
Regardless of whether or not you can make the luncheon, do be sure to come out to a Spring Training game this year. This is your opportunity to see YOUR team up close and personal. Bring the family or a group of your buddies. You will have the time of your life!!!