Piniella recently was hired as a consultant for the team as a senior advisor to baseball operations.
Parade Route Update
• The Findlay Market and the City of Cincinnati also announced today that the 2016 Opening Day Parade will be returning to the long-established parade route and eliminates a construction detour used in recent years.
• The Parade route for 2016 begins on Race Street at Findlay Market and will proceed south on Race Street, then east onto Fifth Street.
• The Parade continues along Fifth Street past Fountain Square and concludes at Fifth and Sycamore, just past the Taft Theater.
• All media inquiries related to the routing and schedule of the 2016 Findlay Market Opening Day Parade should be directed to Neil Luken at (513) 721-6533.
The first pitch for the Reds' Opening Day game vs the Philadelphia Phillies is at 4:10 p.m. ET.