City of Goodyear, Arizona
Public Information Office
For Immediate Release: Oct. 16, 2008
Indians announce 2009 Cactus League schedule in Goodyear
Goodyear Ballpark debuts with three home games Feb. 25-26-27
The Cleveland Indians today announced the 2009 Cactus League exhibition schedule for their inaugural season in Goodyear, Arizona.
The Spring Training schedule features three straight home games at the new Goodyear Ballpark to begin the exhibition season February 25, 26 and 27, including the 2009 opener at Goodyear Ballpark on Feb. 25 against San Francisco.
Goodyear Ballpark is located at 1933 S. Ballpark Way, Goodyear, Ariz., two miles south of Interstate 10, Estrella Parkway Exit.
The Indians trained in Tucson, Ariz., from 1947 to 1992. They have trained in Winter Haven , Fla., for the past 16 years.
The Indians are scheduled to play 35 spring exhibition games in 2009, including 17 home games in Goodyear, before the 2009 regular season opener on April 6.
Season and Group ticket orders are currently being accepted for the 2009 spring training exhibition season. Two mini-plans are being offered and will go on sale at 10 a.m., Tues., Dec. 9. Mini Plan A includes Chicago Cubs on March 4, World Baseball Classic Team TBD on March 6, and Kansas City Royals on March 7. Mini Plan Z includes Seattle Mariners on March 16, Oakland Athletics on March 20, and LA Dodgers on March 21.
Individual tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Sat., Dec. 13. Cleveland Indians Spring Training Tickets start at $8 will be available at indians.com, Ticketmaster charge-by-phone at (216) 241-5555, toll-free at 1-866-48-TRIBE, and convenient Ticketmaster Ticket Center locations including Macy’s.
For information on tickets, schedules, and workout times, fans can log on to indians.com/goodyear.