Aug. 1-3, vs. Washington Nationals; Aug. 5-7, vs. Milwaukee Brewers; Aug. 15-17, vs. New York Mets; Aug. 22-25, vs. Atlanta Braves; and Aug. 26-28, vs. Cincinnati Reds. Call for times and ticket prices. Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, dbacks.com, 602-514-8400.
Preseason action gets under way as the team takes on the Oakland Raiders. 7 p.m. kickoff. Call for ticket prices. University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, azcardinals.com, 602-379-0102.
Mixed Martial Arts
World Fighting Federation presents some of the best fighters in the world as they square off in the cage. 8 p.m. $25-$100. Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, 5040 Wild Horse Pass Blvd., Chandler, wingilariver.com, 800-WIN-GILA.
August 26, 28
The team takes on the Dallas Wings, Aug. 26, 7 p.m.; and Los Angeles Sparks, Aug. 28, 6 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, phoenixmercury.com, 602-252-WNBA.