Total Attendance tops 130,00 fans
The Cincinnati Reds Organzation was well prepared for this years Major League Baseball All Star Weekend. Players and fans left the Great American Ballpark happy and satisfied. In the end, the weekend event generated over $70 million for the city of Cincinnati.
“This city was on fire for a week-long event and the buildup,” Reds chief operating officer Phil Castellini said at a press conference in front of Great American Ball Park. “We got everything out of this that we could have as a community. This literally has been years in the planning … and it was just awesome. We couldn’t be more pleased with the way it turned out.”