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Oakland Athletics

1235 N. Center St., Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 964-4467 (MAP)


Preferred Game Time
The A's offer both 1:05 pm or 7:05 pm starts. The crowd at a night game is as good as it gets in the Valley of the Sun. The place comes alive with the nearby Scottsdale crowd and the stadium has a great vibe on a Friday or Saturday night.  

The Weird
Scottsdale women: The beauty of an evening game with Scottsdale women hanging around is pretty impressive, but a bit odd at a baseball game in the Spring. Not that we are complaining.  

Macayo's Mexican Kitchen
No trip to Arizona for Spring Training is complete without enjoying the best tasting Mexican food around. Macayo's Mexican Kitchen is a Valley of the Sun tradition, serving delicious chimichangas, tacos and enchiladas in town since 1946. Before or after the A's game, fans can visit Macayo's Depot Cantina, just over the bridge in Downtown Tempe at 3 rd St. & Ash www.macayo.com

Phoenix Municipal Stadium History
No spring training ballpark details its history better than Phoenix Municipal Stadium. The Valley's oldest stadium (1964) opened the year the Polo Grounds was demolished, but the light poles from that historic New York ballpark were transported to Phoenix Muni, where they are still used today. That fact is one of many historical footnotes that are written into the cement blocks that make up the stadium's concourse. www.springtrainingconnection.com 

Know Who The A?s Opponents Are And Save Money
You can buy a ticket day of game at the box office with no problem, and avoid the convenience fees, unless the A’s are hosting the Giants or Cubs.
Joe Connor, Author of A Fan’s Guide To The Ultimate Spring Training Experience, www.modernerabaseball.com 

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Places to Stay


Springhill Suites By Marriott
(480) 968-8222
1601 W Rio Salado Pkwy Tempe, AZ 85281
1.5 mi S
Best Western Papago Inn and Resort
(480) 947-7335 or (866) 806-4400
7017 E McDowell Rd Scottsdale, AZ 85257
1.7 mi NE
Hampton Inn & Suites
(480) 675-9799 or (800) HAM-PTON
1429 N Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, AZ 85257
1.7 mi E



Rolling Hills Golf Course
(480) 350-5275
1415 N Mill Ave Tempe, AZ 85281
0.5 mi SE
Papago Golf Course
(602) 275-8428 or (602) 273-6626
5595 E Moreland St Phoenix, AZ 85008
0.9 mi NW
Rio Salado Golf Club
(480) 990-1233
1490 E Weber Dr Tempe, AZ 85281
2.2 mi E
Coronado Golf Course
(480) 947-8364
2829 N Miller Rd Scottsdale, AZ 85257
2.9 mi NE

2017 Schedule


OAK Homepage News

A's prospects set for spring opener vs. Cubs
The A's won't exactly be easing into spring game action, readying instead to face the defending World Series champion Cubs on the road on Saturday.
02/24/2017 04:31 PM

Detwiler begins spring audition with A's
Left-hander Ross Detwiler intends to sneak his way onto the A's roster with a strong spring showing. Otherwise, he's likely out the door.
02/24/2017 03:28 PM

A's young talent knocking at door
Another season, another math problem for the Athletics: How to be last in the division in spending and remain competitive over 162 games?
02/24/2017 02:57 PM

See what's new on MLB.TV and catch all the action
MLB.TV is back, and it's better than ever. Watch live out-of-market games -- including almost 300 Spring Training games and the World Baseball Classic (in U.S.) without blackouts -- on more than 400 devices.
02/17/2017 10:28 AM

Breaking down the Athletics' Top 30 Prospects
The Athletics made the most of a tough situation in 2016, using the non-competitive year to audition a host of rookies in the big leagues, all the while furthering the development its top prospects.
02/24/2017 11:00 AM



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