Opening Day Base - Game-Used Third Base, Sixth & Seventh Innings -- Base Used to Record Billy Hamilton's First Hit of the Season, the First Triple Hit by a Cincinnati Reds Player in 2017
- Winning Bid: $220.00
Name Date Bid Head2200WINNING Apr 23, 2017 09:58:02 PM EDT $220.00 sas1234 Apr 22, 2017 07:56:27 PM EDT $210.00 MichaelDeardorff Apr 21, 2017 08:34:17 AM EDT $200.00
Bid on third base from the sixth-and-seventh inning of Reds 2017 Opening Day. This base was used to record Billy Hamilton's first hit of the season, the first triple recorded by a Cincinnati Reds player in 2017.
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Since its inception in 2001, the Community Fund has been dedicated to improving the lives of youth through its softball and baseball-themed outreach efforts. Programs include the Reds Rookie Success League, a free, coed, character-building program for 6-12 year olds in Cincinnati, Butler County, Clermont County, Louisville and Dayton; Reds Youth Baseball and Softball Funding, which underwrites expenses for more than 750 inner-city teams throughout Reds Country; and Field Renovation, which has helped restore over 400 baseball and softball fields. Including the P&G Cincinnati MLB Urban Youth Academy, Youth Baseball “Match” and Greater Cincinnati RBI programs, more than 45,000 kids and coaches will be connected to the Community Fund in 2017.
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