It's spring here in the Valley and that means one thing: Spring Training.
One of the largest draws in Arizona, the Cactus League features 15 Major League Baseball teams from around the country -- including the hometown Arizona Diamondbacks -- prepping for the upcoming season in venues Valleywide.
This page is your Spring Training central. The map below will show you which stadium is closest to you and the team(s) that play there. We'll update the page daily with photos and keep you posted with on-going stories so you can brag to your neighbor over peanuts and a cold one.
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Spring Training News
Thursday, Mar 6, 6:20 pmSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The narrative was fairly well-documented last season: Martin Prado, the Arizona Diamondbacks prized offseason acquisition, was under pressure to fulfill a litany of expectations in... Read more...
Thursday, Mar 6, 6:19 pmSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- There are always injuries, which fling splinters into lineups. Then, there are platoon situations and matchups. And then there's Kirk Gibson. Over the last three seasons, the... Read more...
Thursday, Mar 6, 5:13 pmIn his first Cactus League start last Saturday, Trevor Cahill was very much in control. The... Read more...
Thursday, Mar 6, 12:39 pmThe Arizona Diamondbacks made two major additions to their roster over the offseason: One to the pitching staff -- Addison Reed -- and one to the batting lineup -- Mark Trumbo. The Diamondbacks had... Read more...
Wednesday, Mar 5, 4:34 pmSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Two days after it was announced he would throw the first pitch of the 2014 Major League Baseball season, Patrick Corbin took the mound for his second Cactus League start. The left-hander... Read more...
Wednesday, Mar 5, 1:35 pmArizona Diamondbacks pitcher Daniel Hudson took his first (baby) steps to returning to the mound by throwing on flat ground Wednesday. 15... Read more...
Wednesday, Mar 5, 11:15 amArizona Diamondbacks veteran pitcher Bronson Arroyo missed what would have been his second start of spring training Tuesday due to back stiffness. The 37-year-old starter, who signed... Read more...
- Derrick Hall, D-backs President and CEO - Thursday March 6How is the battle at shortstop going for the D-backs?
- Kevin Towers, D-backs GM - Wednesday March 5How important is it for professional athletes to have good character?
- Alan Trammell, D-backs bench coach - Tuesday March 4D-backs bench coach Alan Trammell discusses Archie Bradley's impressive Cactus League debut.
- Archie Bradley, Diamondbacks pitcher - Tuesday March 4Archie Bradley discusses his first Cactus League start against the Rockies.
- Richard Justice, MLB.com correspondent - Tuesday March 4Is baseball held to a higher standard than other sports?
- Brad Ziegler, D-backs relief pitcher - Monday March 3D-backs relief pitcher Brad Ziegler discusses the upcoming season.
- Jerry Crasnick, ESPN.com baseball writer - Monday March 3Jerry Crasnick previews the 2014 NL West.