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Great American Ball Park Sponsor Pays for Installation of Better Signage

Cincinnati Reds LogoGreat American Insurance Group’s name will be prominently featured on new signs being installed at Great American Ball Park, the home of the Cincinnati Reds.  Read more and view renderings here.  It’s about time.  We have to wonder how many folks outside of the Cincinnati metro area actually knew the ballpark had a sponsor?

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Stadium-Wide WiFi Coming to Great American Ball Park

Cincinnati Reds LogoThe Cincinnati Reds are working with their information technology people to set up WiFi throughout Great American Ball Park.  It will likely be operating sometime between Opening Day on April 6 and the July 14 All-Star Game.  Read more here.

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‘The Bootlegger’ Coming to Great American Ball Park

Cincinnati Reds LogoThe Cincinnati Reds are revamping another part of Great American Ball Park by adding a giant bar called The Bootlegger just in time to host the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.  Read more here.  View renderings gallery here.

Inside The Bootlegger bar, Cincinnati Reds

Inside The Bootlegger bar, Cincinnati Reds

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County Saves Money By Making Own Stadium Seats

Cincinnati Reds LogoFaced 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.

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Ballpark Quirks: The Gap at Great American Ball Park

Sports IllustratedCincinnati Reds LogoIn a series called “Ballpark Quirks,” Sports Illustrated takes a look at the distinctive features and oddities that make up each of MLB’s 30 parks. Up now: The Gap at Great American Ball Park.  Read more and view photos here.

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New at Great American Ball Park in 2014

Cincinnati Reds LogoThe Cincinnati Reds have added a number of amenities and features to Great American Ball Park that will enhance the fan experience, including The Reds Brewery District, new concessions and food items, new technology, and new exhibits in the Reds Hall of Fame and Museum.  Read press release hereView new food photo gallery hereCheck out the Reds’ Star Wars mustache t-shirt here.

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Reds Break Attendance Record at GABP

Cincinnati Reds LogoThe Cincinnati Red set a new Great American Ball Park attendance record of 2,371,103 Wednesday night with three more home games to go.  Read more here.

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