Major League Baseball's Spring Training season starts March 2 with the Cactus League hosting 15 MLB teams at 10 Valley stadiums and ballparks.
If you're not a baseball fan -- or even if you are... More »
Since 1997, the folks running Hohokam Stadium have kept the price of the lawn seats at five bucks. Five bucks to watch the Cubbies, for God's sake! Five bucks to watch the ebullient Cubs fans before the Cubs have been able to begin losing any real games, when Cubs fans are still happy-go-lucky drunks rather than the sour drunks, like Mike Royko back in the 1960s, like Mark Grace back in the '90s, like Cubs fans for the whole glorious 1918 season, which itself was unusually short because of... More »