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As part of that programming, the Arizona Spring Training Experience and the Cactus League Hall of Fame links to external sitewill present a free screening of the 2007 feature film American Pastime.
and is the author of several baseball books, offers a guide to the spring training locations of the 30 teams of the Grapefruit and Cactus Leagues.
Unlike if the threat had been to obtain a new stadium in Glendale or Tucson, this threat would involve the team leaving the Cactus League for the Grapefruit League.
1 million annually beginning in fiscal 2019 from Maricopa County Stadium District, its partner in the Cactus League baseball promotional program.
Teams representing the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Spain and Venezuela will each play two games at Grapefruit League sites, while teams from Canada, Italy, Mexico and the United States will each compete in two contests at Cactus League sites.
Angels starter Scott Kazmir, whose Cactus League debut was delayed slightly by right hamstring tightness, gave up five hits and three runs in four innings.
America West Airlines has launched a Cactus League (football) Internet-based fare sale for flights to Arizona.
If not already convinced, you'll undoubtedly soon be voting Tucson MVP of the Cactus League.
Appearing in nine Cactus League games for the Sox, Robert was 3-for-10, and he hit a grand slam against the Cincinnati Reds last Wednesday.
lease agreement beginning with the inaugural Cactus League season in 2009.
In fact, Collins has been KC's most effective relief pitcher in Cactus League action in Arizona to date, allowing only one earned run in 10-1/3 innings for an 0.
com), a blog that keeps folks up-to-date on everything from the Grapefruit League (the teams that train in Florida) to the Cactus League (the teams that train in Arizona).
The first 2012 Spring Training exhibition will be held on Wednesday, February 29th in Clearwater, Florida, where the Philadelphia Phillies will host Florida State University, while the first Cactus League game will be in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, March 2nd, when the Seattle Mariners will visit the Oakland Athletics in a preview of Japan Opening Series 2012, Major League Baseball announced today.
Callan announced his retirement from the Dodgers earlier this month after he played a key role in the club's transition to Arizona's Cactus League.
The bonds are secured by a first lien on the pledged revenues, which are derived from car rental surcharge revenues collected within Maricopa County after payment of specified Cactus League operations (approximately $115,000 for fiscal 2011) and other accounts specified in the indenture.