CINCINNATI, OH - APRIL 28: Fans sit in the stands during a rain delay that eventually postponed the Chicago Cubs v Cincinnati Reds game at Great American Ball Park on April 28, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)
From the Reds:
Monday night's game with the Chicago Cubs has been postponed due to rain. At a later date, there will be an announcement regarding the rescheduling of today’s game.
Fans do not need to exchange their tickets today. Ticket exchanges are available at Great American Ball Park throughout the regular season in advance of game day only.
Please check your ticket for specific rain check instructions. Keep your ticket. It is your rain check and may be exchanged at face value for a 2014 Cincinnati Reds regular season home game (exclusions apply), subject to availability or your ticket can be used for the same seat to the rescheduled game with no exchange necessary.
Check reds.com/rainout for ticket information and valid rain check dates.
If you ordered your tickets online at reds.com or over the phone through Ticketmaster you may contact Ticketmaster customer service at 1-800-745-3000 to exchange your tickets.
Straight A tickets can be exchanged for any remaining Straight A date.
Fans holding a ticket with no price printed or tickets with a $0.00 value may use their same tickets for the make-up game only with no exchange necessary.
Fans holding tickets purchased through StubHub may use their same tickets for the make-up game with no exchange necessary or contact StubHub with questions.
Tuesday, Simon vs Samardzija
Wednesday, Cingrani vs Jackson
Thursday, RHP Homer Bailey
Friday, RHP Mike Leake
Saturday, RHP Johnny Cueto
Sunday, RHP Alfredo Simon
Monday’s postponement is only the eighth in the 12 seasons at Great American Ball Park.
The game on 6/15/03 vs Phi was postponed after a 1-hour, 25-minute delay in the top of the second inning.
The game on 5/15/08 vs Fla was postponed before the gates opened.
The game on 4/10/09 vs Pit was postponed after a 20-minute delay at the start of the game.
The game on 5/2/11 vs Hou was postponed before the gates opened.
The game on 6/21/11 vs NYY was postponed before the gates opened.
The game on 5/1/12 vs Chi was postponed after a 2-hour, 13-minute delay at the start of the game.
The game on 7/4/13 vs SF was postponed after a 2-hour, 21-minute at the start of the game.
Monday’s game was postponed after a 57-minute delay at the start of the game.
Four other games were shortened by rain but completed (4-3 win vs Atl in 4.2 innings on 4/22/04, a 2-2 tie vs Hou in 7 innings on 6/30/05, 4-2 win vs Cubs in 5 innings on 9/22/06, 8-1 win in 6 innings on 7/1/13 vs SF).
Two others games were suspended and completed the next day. The game on4/16/13 vs Phi was postponed in the middle of the ninth inning with the score tied, 0-0. It was completed the next day prior to the regularly scheduled game (1-0 Reds win). The game on 4/14/14 vs Pit was postponed after the sixth inning with the score tied, 7-7. It was completed the next day prior to the regularly scheduled game (8-7 Pirates win).