FOX Sports Ohio today announced its 145-game Cincinnati Reds television schedule for 2013. The Reds regular season begins with their home opener on Monday, April 1st at 4pm against the LA Angels at Great American Ball Park. The entire schedule is HERE.
The network will kick off its coverage of the home opener at 3pm with a special hour-long Reds Live pregame show, presented by Ray St. Clair Roofing. Jim Day and Jeff Piecoro will take the field to feature all the Opening Day festivities. FOX Sports Ohio is also happy to partner with Local 12 WKRC-TV to simulcast Reds Opening Day.
FOX Sports Ohio will continue its comprehensive pregame coverage of the Reds all season long with the return of Reds Live featuring co-hosts Day and Piecoro and feature reporter Brian Giesenschlag. The pregame edition of Reds Live, presented by Ray St. Clair Roofing, will once again provide fans with commentary, features, and in-depth pregame coverage of the Reds 30 minutes prior to every game telecast. Immediately following the final out of each game, the post-game edition of Reds Live, presented by Kings Honda, will feature highlights, player interviews and analysis.
Play-by-play announcers Thom Brennaman, Jim Kelch, and George Grande, and color analysts Chris Welsh and Jeff Brantley will once again return to the booth to call all the action this season.
NEW Show This Season:
FOX Sports Ohio is excited to announce a new show, Reds Weekly, presented by Safe Auto, premiering Wednesday, April 3rd at 6pm. This new 30 minute show every Wednesday at 6pm will not only break down future match-ups and recaps previous games, but it will also feature the best interviews, highlights, and more.
Game Connect | Live online chats with Hal McCoy:
The ultimate second screen experience returns in 2013! While watching the Reds on FOX Sports Ohio, FOXSportsOhio.com’s Game Connect provides fans with real-time game updates and statistics. Viewers can also interact with other Reds fans within Game Connect in the “Game Talk” section. There, fans can tweet each other, read others’ tweets about the game, and on designated home games, even chat LIVE with Hall of Fame writer Hal McCoy.
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