Originally Posted by redsmetz
Originally signed to play college baseball at Alabama, he will receive $20,000 per semester from Cincinnati through the College Scholarship program. The Reds also agreed to fly Mugarian and his parents, John and Caroline, to Cincinnati on Sept. 10 during the Redsí series against Pittsburgh at Great American Ballpark where heíll throw a bullpen session for pitching coach Bryan Price.
The Reds also agreed to fly John and Caroline to the teamís spring training home in Goodyear, Ariz., next year.
I'm not sure how coming to watch Pittsburgh play is an "interesting perk". The college bit doesn't surprise me. Lots of teams are agreeing to this on younger players.
They are going to fly his parents to Cincinnati in a hot air balloon. I think that qualifies as interesting.