Cincinnati Reds to visit Wright-Patt’s Air Force museum Jan. 19

Published: Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 10:39 AM


            National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Cincinnati Reds organization on Jan. 19 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Here pitcher Cody Reed signs an autograph for a fan in 2016, and will be one of the Reds returning to the museum again this year. (U.S. Air Force photo)
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Cincinnati Reds organization on Jan. 19 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Here pitcher Cody Reed signs an autograph for a fan in 2016, and will be one of the Reds returning to the museum again this year. (U.S. Air Force photo)

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Cincinnati Reds organization Jan. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Pitchers Cody Reed and Sal Romano; minor league infielder Brantley Bell; broadcaster Jeff Piecoro; Reds CEO Bob Castellini; Vice President and Senior Advisor to the General Manager Buddy Bell; Vice President of Player Development Shawn Pender; and mascot Mr. Red are scheduled to appear at the museum stop.

The visit will begin with a question-and-answer session, followed by an autograph session. Seating and autographs will only be guaranteed for the first 450 fans in attendance. Standing room will also be available for additional guests who wish to listen to the question and answer session.

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One lucky fan will receive two tickets to the 2019 Opening Day game vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates March 28.

Museum doors open at 9 a.m.

The visit to the museum by the Reds is part of the 2019 Winter Caravan, which will make a total of 17 stops in five states, covering 3,800 miles.

Federal endorsement of the Cincinnati Reds is not implied.

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, is the world’s largest military aviation museum. With free admission and parking, the museum features more than 350 aerospace vehicles and missiles and thousands of artifacts amid more than 19 acres of indoor exhibit space. Each year about 1 million visitors from around the world come to the museum. For more information, visit www.nationalmuseum.af.mil.