Jan. 30, 2010
TUCSON, Ariz. - The Arizona baseball team will host a Red-Blue intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday, February 6, at Jerry Kindall Field in conjunction with the program's annual Alumni Weekend.
The intrasquad scrimmage will be the first public view of the 2010 Arizona baseball team and the event is free. The action is set to begin at 11 a.m.
Gates will open at 10:30 a.m. with a pre-game autograph session featuring Arizona baseball alumni. While a complete list of attending alumni is not confirmed, former Wildcats such as Chip Hale, Gil Heredia, George Arias, Shelley Duncan, Daniel Schlereth and many more are expected to sign autographs for fans and watch the intrasquad game.
The autograph signing and intrasquad scrimmage will kickoff a day of festivities for the alumni, who will attend a dinner at La Paloma on Saturday evening. The UA baseball program is recognizing the 1960 and 1985 teams, as well as celebrating the 30-year reunion of the 1980 NCAA Championship team.
The 2010 Arizona baseball team opens its season February 19-21 as it hosts Utah Valley in a three-game set. Start times for the series are slated for 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and Noon on Sunday.