The Cincinnati Reds and Delaware North Sportservice have named Manny Slomovitz as the new executive chef for Great American Ball Park. Read more here.
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Taking a shot at the hordes of Chicago Cubs fans in their ballpark, the Cincinnati Reds introduced the “Bandwagon Cam.” Read more here.
Fans were evacuated from two sections at Great American Ball Park Friday night after the right smokestack of the PNC Power Stacks caught fire just before 9 p.m. A propane valve apparently malfunctioned. Read more and watch news report here.
Faced with costs as high as $5 million, desperate county officials ended up turning the job of replacing 39,000 seats at Great American Ball Park into a massive do-it-yourself project. They hired a local firm to design new molds for the seats, found a plastics company to make the seat backs and bottoms, and are paying former jail inmates and others about $10 an hour to install them. Read more here.
Cincinnati’s Elder High School will be hosting the grand opening of the new Jack Adam Baseball Stadium Saturday, April 19. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 10:45 AM. Read more and view photos here. Elder is an all-male, college-preparatory high school within the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. The Panthers have won 12 state baseball titles.