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Posts Tagged ‘Arizona Diamondbacks’

D-backs Race Against Cancer

The Arizona Diamondbacks hosts its sixth annual D-backs Race Against Cancer, with proceeds distributed through the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation to Arizona nonprofits that provide screening, treatment and support for those dealing with cancer.

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Discounted registration deadline for Arizona D-Backs Race Against Cancer

Today is the last day you can register for the March 31 Arizona D-backs Race Against Cancer and still take advantage of early-registration discounts.

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Laundry tips from the big leagues: A baseball mom gets advice from a pro

In our family, we celebrate all things baseball, counting down from the time pitchers and catchers report to opening-day ceremonies. Nothing brings out the fan in me more than watching my 9-year-old son play America’s favorite pastime. But as he and other kids across the Valley prepare to play ball, I’m stocking up on laundry […]

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Diamondbacks announce 2018 home-game giveaways, events

The Arizona Diamondbacks’ 2018 season home-game promotions and giveaways, include an Archie Bradley Audio Bobblehead, a Sugar Skull T-shirt by State Forty-Eight (in time for Cinco de Mayo), a Star Wars Paul Solo Bobblehead, a Father’s Day Hawaiian shirt and more. The giveaways start Thursday, March 29, when the D-backs take on the Colorado Rockies at Chase […]

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PHOENIX – D-backs Fan Fest

Arizona Diamondbacks FanFest at Chase Field.

The Arizona Diamondbacks hosts its 14th annual tribute to D-backs fans. Meet and greet Diamondback players, coaches and broadcasters. Baseball activities for all ages, including batting cages, inflatables, face painting and Wiffle ball, plus an Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation yard sale. Autograph and photo sessions available. Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Free. Salt River Fields at […]

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PHOENIX – Science of Baseball at Chase Field

As the Arizona Diamondbacks take on the Miami Marlins, fans will be able to visit interactive exhibits and meet with experts in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math at Chase Field. See: a robotic dinosaur from the Phoenix Zoo’s “Dinosaurs in the Desert” exhibit, giant replica planets from the Challenger Space Center, a […]

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PHOENIX – Teacher Appreciation at Chase Field

The Arizona Diamondbacks are showing their appreciation for teachers with discounted suite-level Club Reserve tickets on Saturday, Aug. 26, when the Diamondbacks take on the San Francisco Giants. Teachers get a D-Backs cooler bag filled with back-to-school supplies. 5:10 p.m. Tickets start at $35 (use promo code TEACHER). The first 20,000 fans tonight will also get […]

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PHOENIX – Arizona Diamondbacks Fireworks Spectacular

Kick off the 4th of July weekend at Chase Field when the Arizona Diamondbacks host the Colorado Rockies. The first 20,ooo fans will receive a patriotic T-shirt courtesy of State Forty Eight. Fans can buy an All-American Churro Dog, featuring a white-iced Long John doughnut, red sugar churro, vanilla frozen yogurt, blueberry sauce and patriotic […]

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Top April events for families in metro Phoenix

I can’t keep it a secret: April is my favorite month. It’s 100 percent springtime — spring fever is welcomed, and spending time outside is a treat. No wonder we celebrate Earth Day in April. My family’s April calendar is overbooked, yet I tease my husband that his schedule is conveniently clear when it comes […]

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Diamondbacks’ Luis Gonzalez reflects on the benefits of summer camp

Luis Gonzalez

When Luis Gonzalez and his family were on the cover of Raising Arizona Kids in June 2006, the Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder was just beginning to think about camps for his then-8-year-old triplets. Fast forward to 2017: Gonzalez and his wife, Christine, have seen their triplets (now 18 and heading off to college) master the camp […]

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