The Coveted Ohio Cup
Pictured are Reds director of media relations Rob Butcher, left, and former Reds outfielder Adam Dunn, winner of the Ohio Lottery Most Outstanding Player award from last year’s Ohio Cup series between the Reds and Indians. Tonight the Reds and Indians kick off the 13th season of interleague games. The Reds won the 2008 season series vs the Indians and along with it the coveted Ohio Cup trophy, presented by The Ohio Lottery. The Reds went 5-1 vs Cle last season, including a 3-game sweep at Great American Ball Park in May and a 2-1 series victory in June at Progressive Field. Dunn received the series’ Ohio MOP award after hitting .300 (6-20) and leading all players with 5hr and 10rbi.