California Major League Baseball enters final week of Spring Training

Staff Report
Staff Writer

California's five major league baseball teams are in action this coming weekend in the final days of spring training.

The Los Angeles Dodgers play their Orange County rivals, the Los Angeles Agels of Anaheim, in a spring-ending "Freeway Series" set beginnning on Friday at Angels Stadium. The teams finiish at Dodger Stadium on Saturday and Sunday.

Further north, the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants open a three-game set against their cross-bay rivals Oakland in the annual "Bay Bridge Series" Friday at AT&T Park before moving to Oakland for the final two games.

The San Diego Padres, meanwhile, finish their pre-season at home against Mexico's Naitonal Team on Saturday at PetCo Park.

Next week, the games begin for real.