Reds, Bombers in Louisville tourney

From Local Sources

Area baseball fans will have a very unique opportunity at the end of the month to watch the Jasper Reds and Dubois County Bombers play in the inaugural Bluegrass World Series at Slugger Field in Louisville from July 30 to August 4.

The Reds will get to do battle with the Louisville Stars, a team comprised of former MLB stars, on the first night of the tournament at 7 p.m. Baseball Hall of Fame member Johnny Bench will manage the Stars while Ron Oester, Tom Browning and Doug Flynn will serve as his coaches. The Stars roster includes names such as Chipper Jones, Johnny Damon, David Ross, Andruw Jones and Jonathan Papelbon just to name a few.

Visit for more information about the tournament and to purchase tickets. If you use the promo coupon code ‘Reds2018’, the Jasper Reds will receive 50 percent of the proceeds.

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