SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (CBS4) – It was a special day for a group of deserving Colorado children fighting serious illnesses.
The kids packed up and traveled to Arizona to check out the Rockies at Spring Training.READ MORE: Second Body Found In Poudre Canyon After Devastating Flood & Mudslide
The children are patients at Children’s Hospital in Aurora. On Saturday, they enjoyed a game as the Rockies faced the Milwaukee Brewers.READ MORE: Colorado Boy Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After Falling From 2nd Floor Of Town Center Of Aurora
Before they left, some of the children told CBS4 they’ve been looking forward to this trip for months because it will give them a chance to not think about their illness and just have fun.MORE NEWS: New Wildfire Shuts Down Part Of I-70 Between Eagle & Gypsum
On Sunday, the kids will get to meet the entire Rockies team.