Rockies Caravan to take place in January

DENVER -- With the Rockies making improvements to the club level at Coors Field this winter, the annual Rockies Fest will be replaced in 2017 with a January Caravan throughout Colorado and the region the week of Jan. 23, the team announced on Tuesday.

The yet-to-be-hired manager, players and baseball personnel will be in attendance. An itinerary and a list of participating players will be posted and updated at Rockies.com/caravan.

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