Mexican Baseball Fiesta returns to Tucson for 7th year
8:37 PM, Jul 28, 2017
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The seventh annual Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta presented by Vantage West, Cox, and Visit Tucson will be playedon October 5 – 8 at Kino Stadium in Tucson.
This year’s event will include the Naranjeros de Hermosillo, Yaquis de Obregon, Aguilas de Mexicali, and the Cañeros de Los Mochis of the Mexican Pacific League (Liga Mexicana Del Pacifico), as well as top prospects from one MLB organization to be determined. Hermosillo and Obregon have participated in all seven years. The Mexican Baseball Fiesta will also take place in Phoenix (Mesa) and Las Vegas. We are still working on games in Nogales and Douglas, Arizona as well as a few other regional cities.
“It is our pleasure to continue to present this fun-filled cross-border and cultural event in Tucson” said Mike Feder, President of the Mexican Baseball Fiesta.
“This tournament includes some of the most popular teams in Mexico. The Vamos a TucsonMexican Baseball Fiesta will continue to be a tradition in Tucson for many years to come. We’re excited that the Mexican Baseball Fiesta continues to grow every year.” Feder joined MBF founder Francisco Gamez and Jack Donovan in forming the Mexican Baseball Fiesta, LLC in 2011.