Yaquis / Naranjeros train in Tucson: games at the Kino Stadium
TUCSON (KVOA) – The Mexican baseball fiesta returns to Tucson this Thursday as the Obregon Yaquis face the Mexicali Aguilas in the early match and the Naranjeros of Obregon against the Navojoa Mayos in the later game.
The group of players from Mexico’s top professional baseball league, including many past, current, and future major league players who play their winter ball in Mexico, train in Tucson every year.
The University of Arizona baseball team competes against the Obregon Yaquis in an exhibition game this Sunday.
The big rivalry showdown between the Hermosillo Naranjeros and Obregon Yaquis will take place on Saturday. A near sell-out is expected in the cinema stadium.
Tickets can be found at mexicanbaseballfiesta.com
Here is a full schedule:
Thursday September 30th
Obregon vs Mexicali 5:05 first game Hermosillo vs Navojoa follows first game $ 2.00 Beer Night.
Friday October 1st
Obregon vs Navojoa 5:05 first game Hermosillo vs Mexicali follows the first game La Brissa performs after the second game. Presented by Casino Del Sol
Saturday October 2nd
Mexicali vs Navojoa 5:05 first game Hermosillo vs Obregon follows the first game
Sunday 3rd October
Mexicali vs. Navojoa 2:30 first game Obregon vs. Arizona Wildcats follows first game