1/15 Cubs caravan info
On Wednesday and Thursday, Cubs players and staff will visit schools and hospitals as part of the annual caravan. Wednesday’s itinerary includes a stop to serve lunch for the 2nd Battalion, 24th Marines in Chicago. One tour will include Michael Bowden, David DeJesus, Jed Hoyer, Len Kasper, Andrew Lane, Dave McKay, Jason McLeod, Keith Moreland, Jamie Quirk, Anthony Rizzo, James Rowson, and Lester Strode, while the other tour will include David Bell, Mike Borzello, Tony Campana, Steve Clevenger, Rob Deer, Jim Deshaies, Theo Epstein, Shiraz Rehman, Dave Sappelt, and Dale Sveum. The events are not open to the public.
Also on Wednesday, the Cubs Caravan will stop in Peoria, Ill., at Exposition Gardens with Hall of Famer Ernie Banks, WGN Radio broadcaster Keith Moreland, hitting coach James Rowson and assistant GM Randy Bush. That event will begin at 3:30 p.m. CT with photo and autograph opportunities. A program will follow.
— Carrie Muskat