FOX Sports Ohio is ready to ‘March to Opening Day’ with Reds Spring Training Coverage
CINCINNATI, OH — As the Cincinnati Reds head out to Goodyear Ballpark in Goodyear, Arizona, for Spring Training, FOX Sports Ohio will help fans get ready for the 2014 Cincinnati Reds baseball season. In the "March to Opening Day," the network is excited to feature Reds coverage on-air and online as well as host Reds preseason events in Cincinnati throughout the month of March.
Programs & Features on FOX Sports Ohio
"Reds Live — Spring Training 2014"
· Reds fans will get an inside look at Reds Spring Training with the return of "Reds Live — Spring Training 2014." A new 30-minute show every weeknight at *10:00pm starting Monday, March 3rd will showcase Reds Spring Training news, notes, interviews and features. Jim Day and Chris Welsh will host from the Reds Spring Training complex with appearances by Jeff Brantley, Jim Kelch, Thom Brennaman, and other special guests. Following each new show every night, that episode will replay the following morning.
Live Spring Training game: Reds v. Indians on March 24th at 4:00pm EST
· FOX Sports Ohio will televise the Reds Spring Training game on March 24th at 4:00pm EST in Goodyear when the Reds take on the Cleveland Indians. Thom Brennaman and Chris Welsh will call the action.
|REDS LIVE – Spring Training 2014|
|Monday – Friday||3/3 – 3/28||New episode nightly at 10:00pm *with the exceptions below:||Replays the following weekday morning at 7:00am and 7:30am|
|REDS SPRING TRAINING GAME|
|Monday||3/24||4:00pm EST vs. Cleveland||Game will replay that night at midnight and the following morning (Tues., Mar. 25) at 7:00am|
Additional Reds programming: Check your local listings for replays of these shows!
· Redsfest: This 30-minute program highlights one of the Cincinnati Redsâ most popular annual events and quite possibly one of the best fanfests in Major League Baseball. The 2013 Redsfest was held December 6-7 at the Duke Energy Convention Center and featured 76 current and former players, coaches and broadcasters along with games and activities for fans of all ages. Tune in to find out what is this event all about, and why is it so important to the Reds organization.
· Reds Caravan: Jim Day and Jeff Piecoro go behind the scenes on the Reds Caravan with appearances by Thom Brennaman and Chris Welsh, an interview with Reds GM Walt Jocketty, and much more.
Players to Watch and Memorable Moments
· Through a series of promotional vignettes, Reds fans will re-live some of the teamâs memorable moments from last season as well as get a look at players to watch this season.
· FOXSportsOhio.com will bring Reds fans the latest Reds news and feature stories from Spring Training. Reds Hall of Fame writer Hal McCoy as well as sports writer Kevin Goheen will be in Goodyear for a portion of Spring Training. Throughout the entire preseason, they will provide analysis of the Reds through feature articles on FOXSportsOhio.com.
"Road Trip to Opening Day"
· FOX Sports Ohio will help get fans ready for Reds baseball in Cincinnati with a "Road Trip to Opening Day." Throughout March, look for the network and Kristine, the FOX Sports Ohio Girl, at various Cincinnati locations as they host events featuring games and prizes. Check FOXSportsOhio.com & follow the network and FOX Sports Ohio Girls on social media for details.