The Tucson Padres and the Pima County Sports & Tourism Authority have announced that the Arizona Diamondbacks and San Diego Padres will play a split-squad Spring Training game at Kino Stadium on Sunday, March 17 at 1:05 pm.
“We are thrilled to be playing a game in Tucson again,” said Derrick Hall, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Arizona Diamondbacks. “Southern Arizona is an important part of our history and we always look for ways to keep a presence there. We are all proud of our fans down the I-10.”
Fans can expect a St. Patrick’s Day themed atmosphere at Kino Stadium on March 17.
The Diamondbacks-Padres game is the second Major League Spring Training contest scheduled for Kino Stadium this March. The Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers are playing a charity game on Thursday, March 21 to benefit the Christina-Taylor Green Memorial Foundation.
- LOCATION: Kino Stadium, 2500 E. Ajo Way, Tucson
- DATE: Sunday, March 17, 2013
- TIME: 1:05pm
- COST: Lawn – $6/seat, Bleacher – $10/seat, Terrace – $15/seat, Outfield Reserved – $25/seat, Field Box – $20/seat, Suite – $500 (includes up to 20 people)