D-backs set single-game attendance record at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick

PHOENIX - The Arizona Diamondbacks announced that today's sold-out crowd of 12,976 set the single-game record for Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. The previous record was 12,871 set last year on March 16 vs. the Brewers.

The award-winning facility, now in its fifth season, has had 82 sellouts since 2011. Among the recent awards given to Salt River Fields at Talking Stick is "Best Spring Training Facility" by Arizona Foothills magazine for the third consecutive year and "Best Culinary Event" honors by Arizona Foothills for the annual Arizona Taco Festival. It is also the first Spring Training facility to receive a gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Program.

Limited tickets are available for the remaining 14 D-backs home games at Salt River Fields. Tickets can be purchased by calling 480.362.9467or online at www.dbacks.com/spring.