Special Hour-Long Reds Live Pregame Show Tomorrow Beginning at 3pm To Cover Pete Rose Statue On-Field Ceremony
The Cincinnati Reds will unveil and dedicate a bronze statue of Reds Hall of Famer and all-time hits leader Pete Rose outside of Great American Ball Park tomorrow, Saturday, June 17, 2017. The Reds will also honor the Hit King and his statue with an on-field ceremony before the Reds take on the Dodgers.
FOX Sports Ohio’s special hour-long Reds Live pregame show will begin at 3pm and will feature highlights from the statue dedication as well as cover the on-field ceremony live.
The Rose statue will join statues of Joe Nuxhall, Frank Robinson, Ernie Lombardi, Ted Kluszewski, Johnny Bench, Joe Morgan and Tony Perez, all sculpted by local artist Tom Tsuchiya.
Rose’s teammates including Bench, Morgan, Perez, Jack Billingham, Dave Concepcion, Doug Flynn, George Foster and Ken Griffey Sr. are scheduled to appear.