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The MLB season-opening two-game series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks in Sydney will be played this weekend, starting on Saturday March 22, 2014. Australia Baseball's Mitch Dening tries to slide around a tag at the plate by Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero during an exhibition between the Diamondbacks and Team Australia at Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday. Images of the baseball diamond at Sydney Cricket Ground, prepared specially for Major League Baseball's two-game opening series in Australia between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks.