Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum http://wmub.org en Reds exhibit covers history of baseball's oldest professional team http://wmub.org/post/reds-exhibit-covers-history-baseballs-oldest-professional-team <p>The Reds started the first professional baseball team in 1869, so without a doubt there's a lot of history surrounding them. The <a href="http://cincinnati.reds.mlb.com/cin/hof/">Reds Hall of Fame </a>opens an exhibit today, <em>Kings of the Queen City</em>, which showcases the team's greatest moments and biggest names.<br /><br />The centerpiece of the exhibit is a graphic timeline covering 145 years of Reds history.&nbsp; The timeline also has an interactive touch-screen screen monitor with audio and video clips.<br /> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 23084 at http://wmub.org Reds exhibit covers history of baseball's oldest professional team Reds honor Joe Morgan this weekend http://wmub.org/post/reds-honor-joe-morgan-weekend <p>All the Reds players who made up the Great Eight will be taking part in the dedication ceremonies for the new Joe Morgan statue at Great American Ball Park this weekend.&nbsp;</p><p>Reds Hall of Fame executive director Rick Walls says Morgan was one of the last players to join the famed starting eight on the Big Red Machine of the 1970's.</p><p>"Joe was one of the final pieces that came in '72 in the trade with Cesar Geronimo," said Walls.&nbsp; "So the last two starting members came in, that kind of solidified that group, and when that group of eight played together it was so special."</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 16983 at http://wmub.org Reds honor Joe Morgan this weekend Vote now for the next member of the Reds Hall of Fame http://wmub.org/post/vote-now-next-member-reds-hall-fame <p>The <a href="http://cincinnati.reds.mlb.com/cin/hof/"><strong>Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum</strong></a> has announced the five former players nominated for induction into the Hall of Fame, and it’s time for fans to cast their votes. Howard Wilkinson welcomes <strong>Rick Walls</strong> from the Hall into the studio to talk about the voting process and this year’s nominees: Jeff Brantley, John Franco, Danny Graves, Ken Griffey Jr., and Reggie Sanders.</p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 16153 at http://wmub.org Vote now for the next member of the Reds Hall of Fame The Reds at the All Star Break http://wmub.org/post/reds-all-star-break <p></p><p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:29:55 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14917 at http://wmub.org The Reds at the All Star Break Summer exhibits at the Reds Hall of Fame http://wmub.org/post/summer-exhibits-reds-hall-fame <p><strong>Chris Eckes</strong>, the operations manager and chief curator of the <a href="http://cincinnati.reds.mlb.com/cin/hof/"><strong>Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum</strong></a> is in <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/front-row-betsy-ross"><strong>The Front Row with Betsy Ross</strong></a> to talk about a couple of the current exhibitions, including the salute to Joe Morgan and the display of autographs from the entire history of the ball club, and the few that have eluded him.</p><p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 05:30:10 +0000 Betsy Ross 14212 at http://wmub.org Summer exhibits at the Reds Hall of Fame