The Clydesdales – Budweiser’s 85-year Tradition

Goodyear, Arizona.

Somewhere I heard that the Clydesdales were coming to one of the Spring Training fields in the Phoenix metro, and I was disappointed to find out that I would be out of town that week. I would soon discover that the beer company giants make several appearances every year during Cactus League baseball season each.  A quick glance at their online schedule showed me that I was in luck. Their last appearance in the Phoenix area would be at our nearby stadium in Goodyear… and we would be in town. Not sure of the size of the crowd that might show up to view the horses, we got there early. So early, we beat the caravan of semi-trucks. We weren’t sure where they would be unloading and we didn’t know how close we could get to the teams as they worked. Continue reading