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November 18, 2005

Cincinnati Reds
REDS ANNOUNCE 2006 SPRING TRAINING SCHEDULE

Friday, November 18, 2005

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Grapefruit League Tickets To Go On Sale January 14

CINCINNATI - Tickets for Cincinnati Reds 2006 exhibition games in Sarasota, Florida will go on sale Saturday, January 14 at the clubís spring training complex and on-line at reds.com.

The spring training reporting dates for pitchers, catchers and position players will be announced next month.

The Reds will play home games in Ed Smith Stadium during their ninth season in Sarasota. Beginning January 14, single-game tickets will be sold at the third base ticket window on the east side of the ballpark. Gift certificates for the holidays can be purchased now at the stadiumís administration building beyond right field or by calling (941) 954-4464.

Also beginning January 14, tickets can be purchased by phone at (877) 647-7337. Mail orders, including a $7 service charge per order, should be sent to 1090 N. Euclid Ave., Sarasota, FL, 34237. Tickets also can be purchased in person at Ed Smith Stadium, located at 12th Street and Tuttle Avenue, in Sarasota. For information regarding spring training tickets or Ed Smith Stadium, call (941) 954-4464 or log on to reds.com.

Ticket prices for Reds 2006 spring training games remain the same as last year: $14 for box seats, $12 for reserved seats and $7 for general admission. The Redsí 33-game Major League exhibition schedule opens March 2 and includes 16 games at Ed Smith Stadium.

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CINCINNATI REDSí 2006 SPRING TRAINING SCHEDULE

(Schedule & Times Always Subject To Change, SS - Split Squads)

Day             Date    Opponent        Site    Gametime

Wednesday       March 1 INTRASQUAD GAME SARASOTA        12:00 PM

Thursday        March 2 Detroit Tigers  Lakeland        1:05 PM

Friday          March 3 DETROIT TIGERS (SS)     SARASOTA        1:05 PM

                        Minnesota Twins (SS)    Ft. Myers       1:05 PM

Saturday        March 4 New York Yankees        Tampa   1:05 PM

Sunday          March 5 TAMPA BAY DEVIL RAYS    SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Monday          March 6 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES   SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Tuesday         March 7 Toronto Blue Jays       Dunedin 1:05 PM

Wednesday       March 8 PITTSBURGH PIRATES (SS) SARASOTA        1:05 PM

                        Minnesota Twins (SS)    Ft. Myers       1:05 PM

Thursday        March 9 Pittsburgh Pirates      Bradenton       1:05 PM

Friday          March 10 NEW YORK YANKEES        SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Saturday        March 11 TORONTO BLUE JAYS       SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Sunday          March 12 Philadelphia Phillies   Clearwater      1:05 PM

Monday          March 13 MINNESOTA TWINS SARASOTA        7:05 PM

Tuesday         March 14 Boston Red Sox  Ft. Myers       1:05 PM

Wednesday       March 15 OFF DAY        

Thursday        March 16 PITTSBURGH PIRATES      SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Friday          March 17 Toronto Blue Jays       Dunedin 1:05 PM

Saturday        March 18 Pittsburgh Pirates (SS) Bradenton       1:05 PM

                         Atlanta Braves (SS)     Orlando 1:05 PM

Sunday          March 19 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES   SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Monday          March 20 TORONTO BLUE JAYS       SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Tuesday         March 21 CLEVELAND INDIANS       SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Wednesday       March 22 Minnesota Twins Ft. Myers       7:05 PM

Thursday        March 23 Pittsburgh Pirates      Bradenton       1:05 PM

Friday          March 24 Tampa Bay Devil Rays    St. Petersburg  1:05 PM

Saturday        March 25 MINNESOTA TWINS SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Sunday          March 26 Cleveland Indians       Winter Haven    1:05 PM

Monday          March 27 PITTSBURGH PIRATES      SARASOTA        7:05 PM

Tuesday         March 28 BOSTON RED SOX  SARASOTA        6:05 PM

Wednesday       March 29 TAMPA BAY DEVIL RAYS    SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Thursday        March 30 Boston Red Sox  Ft. Myers       1:05 PM

Friday          March 31 Cleveland Indians       Winter Haven    1:05 PM

Saturday        April 1 CLEVELAND INDIANS       SARASOTA        1:05 PM

Sunday          April 2 Workout @ GABP  Cincinnati      TBA

Monday          April 3 Opening Day vs Chicago Cubs     Cincinnati      TBA