Luis Gonzalez: Excitement building for this summer's All-Star GamePosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- It's a new year and the Diamondbacks have a new home for spring training -- Salt River Fields at Talking Stick
Former Diamondbacks star Luis Gonzalez stopped by to chat with Tara Hitchcock about the Diamondbacks' new digs, and about a big event coming to Arizona in July -- the 2011 All-Star Game. The Diamondbacks will host the Mi-summer Classic on July 12.
Gonzo, who was chosen to play in five All-Star games during his career, is actually the ambassador the for the 2011 Major League All-Star Summer.
Registration for the opportunity to purchase 2011 MLB All-Star ticket strips for the general public is now taking place at allstargame.com and dbacks.com/asg. Each strip includes one ticket to each All-Star Week event at the ballpark, two MLB All-Star FanFest tickets and one official All-Star Game program.