Diamondbacks and Padres to play spring training game at Kino Stadium on March 17

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The Arizona Diamondbacks and San Diego Padres will play a spring training game at Kino Stadium, in Tucson, Ariz., on Sunday, March 17, at 1:05 p.m. The game will feature split-squads for both teams, as they also have a game in Phoenix that same day.

With that Sunday also being St. Patrick's Day, Kino Stadium is expected to have a green atmosphere.

Four days after the Padres and D-Backs there will be another spring training game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Chicago Cubs on Thursday, March 21 at 1:05 p.m.

The Dodgers and Cubs will play in a charity game in honor of the Christina Taylor-Green Memorial Foundation. Proceeds from the game will go to the foundation.

Tickets for both games will go on sale Saturday, Feb. 9, at 10:00 a.m. and can be purchased at www.tucsonpadres.com, the Kino Stadium box office, or by calling (520) 434-1367. Tucson Padres season ticket holders, voucher plan holders and sponsors can purchase tickets on Monday, Feb. 4. Ticket prices for the March 17 game range from $6.00-$20.00, while the game on March 21 are $8.00-$25.00.

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