Game vs. champs part of Dodgers' spring slate

LA set to play KC on St. Patrick's Day; schedule also includes Freeway Series

Game vs. champs part of Dodgers' spring slate

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- The Dodgers announced their 2016 Spring Training schedule, which includes a St. Patrick's Day meeting with the World Series champion Kansas City Royals at Camelback Ranch-Glendale and a three-game Freeway Series against the Angels.

The Dodgers will play 17 of 30 spring games at the Camelback Ranch complex they share with the White Sox and at least one home game in each of the four Cactus League weekends.

They will play at home the entire final weekend of March, with a Friday night game against the Giants, a Saturday night game against the White Sox and a Sunday day game against the Reds.

The Freeway Series will have games at Dodger Stadium the nights of March 31 and April 1, then a game in Anaheim on April 2 at a time to be determined.

The Dodgers will play split-squad games on March 12, 20 and 26.

Tickets for games at Camelback Ranch-Glendale start at $9. Season tickets, mini-plans, group tickets and suites are all available now at dodgers.com/spring or by calling (623) 302-5000. Single-game Spring Training tickets go on sale on Jan. 11, 2016, and a full schedule of promotions is available at www.camelbackranchbaseball.com. For more details, including special ticket and mini-plans for 2016, please visit dodgers.com/spring.

Ken Gurnick is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.