February 20, Thursday at 7 p.m.
THIRD THURSDAY at the MUSEUM
Good Sports: Game Time and Playtime in Tempe
Tempe Spring Training
Join the Museum for a free cup of coffee and learn about the local sports world; past, present and future. Topics include early Arizona baseball, the renovation of Sun Devil Stadium, women’s sports at ASU and spring training in Tempe. February’s presentation features a Los Angeles Angel’s representative telling of spring training in Tempe. Rodney Johnson, president of the Arizona Chapter of the Society for American Baseball Research, will discuss the beginning of spring training in the Valley. Also speaking will be Susie Steckner, author of Cactus League: Spring Training who will share stories about the long history of Spring Training Baseball, past and present.