Dodgers opener, Sydney, Australia, March 22

Think of this as the ultimate road trip. The Dodgers open the Major League Baseball season with two games against arch-rival Arizona on March 22 and 23 on Sydney's historic cricket grounds renovated to accommodate baseball. If you've always wanted to see splendid Sydney or can't wait to get back, here's one of the most exciting chances in years. Tickets start at about $70. Info: mlbsydney2014.com/event-info/ Pictured: Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis and Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin, left, play catch on Manly Beach in Sydney.
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