Cactus League Guide

Enjoy Surprise, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Heading to Surprise Stadium, spring training home to the Texas Rangers and the Kansas City Royals?

Enjoy the beautiful spring weather with some of the best nearby places Surprise to offer:

Hiking Trail: Head west from the stadium on Bell Road to White Tank Regional Park, where miles of hiking trails, beautiful scenery, and the unique wildlife of the Sonora Desert await.

Enjoy Peoria, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Headed to Peoria Stadium, spring training home to the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres?

Enjoy Tempe, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Headed to Tempe Diablo Park, spring training home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim?

Enjoy Phoenix, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, Cactus League home of the Oakland Athletics?

Enjoy Goodyear, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Goodyear Ballpark, Cactus League home of the Cleveland Indians and the Cincinnati Reds?

Enjoy Mesa, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Mesa's Hohokam Ballpark, Cactus League home of the Chicago Cubs?

Enjoy Scottsdale, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Scottsdale Stadium, Cactus League home of the San Francisco Giants?

Enjoy North Scottsdale, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, Cactus League home of the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks?

Cactus League Like a Local - Spring Training Area Guides

In Phoenix to catch some Spring Training Baseball? Enjoy Arizona like a local with these guides to the areas surrounding each Spring Training Stadium.

Whether it's a place to go jogging, a playground for the kids, or a restaurant, these Cactus League Spring Training Guides allow you to enjoy the best that Arizona has to offer:

East Valley Stadium Guides:

Enjoy West Phoenix, Arizona (Maryvale) Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Taking in some Spring Training action at Maryvale Stadium, Cactus League home of the Milwaukee Brewers?

Which Stadium's the Best for Catching a Foul Ball? Craig Calcaterra Talks the Cactus League

We asked NBC Sports HardballTalk writer Craig Calcaterra, who's been in Arizona covering Spring Training, if he would share some of his thoughts and experiences as a baseball fan who just happens to also be a member of the press. We tried to asked him one question for every Cactus League ballpark. We hope you enjoy the exchange: