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 13,507 set the single-game record for Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. It is the sixth sellout in a span of a week and the third time a single-game attendance record has been set since March 14. The previous facility record was set yesterday with 13,126 fans at the Rockies vs. Dodgers game.
The award-winning facility, now in its fifth season, has had 94 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 seven D-backs home games at Salt River Fields. Tickets can be purchased by calling 480.362.9467or online at www.dbacks.com/spring.