Photo of the Day: It may not look like it, but there will be baseball here soon
An early spring blizzard blanketed the greater Denver area with powder Wednesday, with some spots receiving more than a foot of snow by the time it was all said and done.
So ,while the Rockies were teeing off on pitches under the Arizona sun at Spring Training, this was the scene back home at Coors Field:
SNOW DAY! �� pic.twitter.com/wH3Z1nZvkL- Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) March 23, 2016
The field-level view ❄️- Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) March 23, 2016
Be safe and stay warm out there, Colorado! pic.twitter.com/tV9O7RD0HB
The Rockies open the 2016 season with a three-game series against the D-backs at Chase Field in Phoenix. We're guessing that Frosty the Snowman will have gone to roam a farm upstate by the time Nolan Arenado and Co. return to Denver to host the Padres on April 8.