Spring Training

ATHLETIC VOICE: Play ball! Don’t let baseball strike out

March 12, 2015

By EMERY NICOLETTI It is still winter, and it’s warm outside. Unusual, but that’s what makes wintertime in Tucson great for those who want to enjoy outdoor activities. It wasn’t that long ago that a large contingent of Tucsonans spent many afternoons and evenings enjoying the nation’s pastime, baseball. We fretted when we lost major […]

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MY TUCSON: It’s not spring without spring training

March 13, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III With Major League Baseball’s opening day right around the corner, now is the time when all the cold-weather teams head down to Arizona and Florida for spring training. When I was a kid, I always looked forward to watching the Diamondbacks, White Sox and Rockies play during spring training in Tucson. […]

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