The Cactus League Spring Training is a popular pastime in Scottsdale. It is the perfect opportunity to see your favorite Major League Baseball teams play in the beautiful Arizona sunshine. It has been a Scottsdale tradition since 1947. Fans flock to Scottsdale from around the country for Spring Training.
Tickets for the upcoming season are on sale now. Games are held at several stadiums around the Phoenix metro area. There are 15 teams, playing over 200 games, in 10 stadiums, over 30 days. It is easy to hit multiple ballparks over the course of a few days, or even two games in a single day. All of the ballparks are in close proximity to each other.
Scottsdale is home to the San Francisco Giants, Colorado Rockies, and Arizona Diamondbacks. The San Francisco Giants play in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale at Scottsdale Stadium. The Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks play at the Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, just off the Loop 101. Both stadiums are easy to get to, have plenty of parking, and offer the chance to get up close to your favorite players.
Spring Training is just one of a long list of exciting events happening in Scottsdale each winter. It is no wonder that Scottsdale is one of the top winter destinations in the US.
Carmen Brodeur JD
Trillium Properties, LLC