FRIDAY’S #REDS GAMENOTES AND FARM REPORT
From my pal @Bongreatness…
Tonight is the eighth Fireworks Friday of the 2012 season. The postgame fireworks show will begin approximately 15 minutes after the conclusion of tonight’s game and feature the “Tribute to the King” soundtrack with some song selections from the storied career of Elvis Presley. The approximately 15 minute show will feature Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks and is being sponsored by Koorsen Fire & Security.
During pregame ceremonies tonight Reds outfielder Chris Heisey will be recognized as the club recipient of the 2012 Heart & Hustle Award from the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association. Chris will receive his award from Reds alumni player & 1977 National League MVP George Foster. Past recipients of the club award for the Reds include Miguel Cairo (2011), Jonny Gomes (2010), Adam Rosales (2009), Jerry Hairston Jr. (2008), Ryan Freel (2007) & Adam Dunn (2006).