SAN FRANCISCO -- The World Series champion Giants announced Friday that they'll open their Cactus League schedule Feb. 25 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. That will mark the first of 32 exhibition games the Giants will play in Arizona, including 16 at their spring home, Scottsdale Stadium. The Giants will host each Cactus League team at least once, including the Chicago Cubs (March 1), World Series opponent Texas (March 7), the archrival Los Angeles Dodgers (March 12, split-squad, and March 18) and the cross-bay rival Oakland A's (March 20).
Game times and ticket information will be announced later.
Giants Spring Training schedule
|Feb. 28||Monday||Milwaukee (ss)||Maryvale|
|March 2||Wednesday||Arizona (ss)||Scottsdale|
|March 4||Friday||Milwaukee (ss)||Scottsdale|
|March 11||Friday||San Diego||Peoria|
|March 12||Saturday||Los Angeles-NL (ss)||Scottsdale|
|March 17||Thursday||Los Angeles-AL||Scottsdale|
|March 18||Friday||Los Angeles-NL||Scottsdale|
|March 19||Saturday||Kansas City||Scottsdale|
|March 20||Sunday||Oakland (ss)||Scottsdale|
|March 23||Wednesday||Los Angeles-AL||Tempe|
|March 25||Friday||Kansas City||Surprise|
|March 26||Saturday||Cincinnati (ss)||Scottsdale|
|March 27||Sunday||Kansas City||Surprise|
Chris Haft is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.