Baseball to Host 3rd Annual First Pitch Reception on Feb. 8
Last year's First Pitch Reception at GABP sold out with more than 250 guests.

Jan. 11, 2013

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CINCINNATI -- The University of Cincinnati baseball team is set to host the third annual First Pitch Reception on Friday, Feb. 8, in the Riverfront Club at Great American Ball Park.

The UCATS/Diamond Club event is scheduled from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and will feature appetizers and an open bar. Notables scheduled to attend are Cincinnati Reds chief operating officer Phil Castellini, as well as University of Cincinnati director of athletics Whit Babcock and baseball head coach Brian Cleary.

Registration for the First Pitch Reception is open to the public and be can be completed online by CLICKING HERE. The cost of admission is $20 per person and the deadline to RSVP is Monday, Feb. 4. Last year, with the First Pitch Reception held at the Riverfront Club for the first time, the event sold out with more than 250 guests.

Parking vouchers for guests will be provided for those who park in the Central Riverfront Garage.

For additional information regarding the First Pitch Reception, please contact UC director of baseball operations Dan Menkins at 513-556-0571, or via email at

The UC baseball team is in the midst of preseason training in preparation for its season opener on Feb. 15 against Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Fla.

Season tickets for the 2013 UC baseball season are currently on sale and can be purchased online at or by calling the UC ticket office at 1-877-CATS-TIX.