Among the D-backs players currently scheduled to attend include Nick Ahmed, Jake Barrett, Archie Bradley, Sócrates Brito, Enrique Burgos, Andrew Chafin, Patrick Corbin, Rubby De La Rosa, Randall Delgado, Brandon Drury, Zack Godley, Paul Goldschmidt, Zack Greinke, Chris Herrmann, Chris Iannetta, Jake Lamb, Evan Marshall, Ketel Marte, Jeff Mathis, Shelby Miller, Chris Owings, David Peralta, A.J. Pollock, Robbie Ray, Fernando Rodney, Braden Shipley, Yasmany Tomás and Taijuan Walker. Coaches expected to participate include Manager Torey Lovullo, Bench Coach Ron Gardenhire, Bullpen Coach Mike Fetters and Quality Control & Catching Coach Robby Hammock. Broadcasters Bob Brenly, Steve Berthiaume, Greg Schulte, Tom Candiotti, Mike Ferrin, and Oscar Soria will also be in attendance, as well as President & CEO Derrick Hall, Executive Vice President & General Manager Mike Hazen, Luis Gonzalez, J.J. Putz, Willie Bloomquist, Orlando Hudson and Dan Haren, among several other former D-backs players.
The SUBWAY® Fan Fest Stage will feature special Q&A sessions, including:
12:15 p.m. - Hosted by Schulte with guests: Johnson, Gonzalez and Brenly
12:45 p.m. - Hosted by Hall with guests: Lamb, Bradley
1:15 p.m. - Hosted by Berthiaume with guests: Hazen, Lovullo and Hall
1:45 p.m. - Hosted by Soria (in Spanish) with guests: Peralta, Tomás and Rodney
2:15 p.m. - Hosted by Berthiaume with guests: Goldschmidt, Pollock and Greinke
2:45 p.m. - Hosted by Ferrin with guests: Ray, Corbin, Walker & Catchers
Fans will have the opportunity to purchase autograph session vouchers for $5, with proceeds benefiting the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. Fans may purchase a maximum of one table per session and two vouchers per table. Autograph session times listed below:
Session A: 12:15 - 1:00 p.m.
Session B: 1:15 - 2:00 p.m.
Session C: 2:15 - 3:00 p.m.
Session D: 3:15 - 4:00 p.m.
D-backs Season Ticket Holders will have the first opportunity to purchase autograph session vouchers online from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. this Thursday, Feb. 16. All D-backs Insider e-mail subscribers will also have a special online presale opportunity on Friday, Feb. 17 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Fans can sign up for the D-backs Insider at www.dbacks.com/insider. Autograph session vouchers will go on sale to the public at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Salt River Fields Home Plate Box Office. All autograph session vouchers purchased online can be picked up at Season Ticket Services Headquarters located near the third base ticket office at Salt River Fields.
The @Dbacks Social Media Zone will provide a central hub for connecting fans to the team through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat along with the MLB.com Ballpark app. Fans who attend the event can participate in an Instagram scavenger hunt and share various items on Instagram for a chance to win special D-backs prizes. In addition, fans who follow the @Dbacks on social media will have the opportunity to gain access to a private VIP area where they can interact and play games with D-backs players. Fans can access Fan Fest's daily activities by downloading the MLB Ballpark App or by visitingdbacks.com/fanfest and are encouraged to share their Fan Fest experience on social media using the #DbacksFanFest hashtag.