The Tucson Saguaros will play in the Southern Division in the 2016 season with the Las Cruces Vaqueros, White Sands Pupfish, Roswell Invaders, Alpine Cowboys and Santa Fe Fuego. Tucson will host Spring Training for both the Las Cruces Vaqueros and the Tucson Saguaros before the two teams play the first series in Tucson.
Pecos League Commissioner and Owner Andrew Dunn “We are excited to play the 2016 season in Tucson, I believe it will fit perfectly with the other nine cities in the league. The people in Tucson have been extremely welcoming and Kino will continue our mission to upgrade facilities in our league.”
Former Trinidad Triggers Manager JD Droddy “I think it is a great destination for fans in the league. I have been to Kino many times in the past to see MLB Spring Training and it is a great facility.”
Current Garden City Manager Bill Moore "Having a team in Tucson will be great for Pecos League. I am glad to see Tucson get a professional team again."
The Tucson Saguaros will finalize their coaching staff soon. The Saguaros will also be hiring game day staff and sales staff.
The Pecos League is an independent professional baseball league which operates in cities in desert mountain regions throughout New Mexico, Kansas, Arizona, West Texas and Southern Colorado. Pecos Teams play in cities that do not have Major or Minor League Baseball teams and is not affiliated with either.
The Tucson Saguaros will hold a tryout at Kino Sports Complex Practice Field #9 Friday December 18th at 9AM MST
For more information about the Tucson Saguaros email Tucson@pecosleague.com or visit http://www.TucsonSaguaros.com or call 520-909-5600
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