Spring training

Interim city manager Mark Coronado shows a replica plaque of Ron Washington during a luncheon for business sponsors and city officials Thursday.


Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington was inducted into the Surprise Stadium Hall of Fame for capturing the American League championship in 2010.

Other 2011 Hall of Fame inductees were: Josh Hamilton, 2010 American League Most Valuable Player; Neftali Feliz, 2010 American League Rookie of the Year; 2010 Texas Rangers AL championship team and Zack Greinke,  2009 American League Cy Young Award winner.

The formal induction ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, as part of a pre-game celebration between the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers at 1:05 p.m. The inductees will join the current Surprise Recreation Campus Hall of Famers, Tom Hicks and David Glass.

For information on the Surprise Recreation Campus or the 2011 spring training season call 623-222-2222.

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