He may not be able to help the last-place Cincinnati Reds’ pitching rotation, but Ohio State men’s basketball coach Chris Holtmann will be on the mound on Thursday evening throwing out the first pitch in the Reds game against St. Louis at Great American Ballpark.
Tonight Ohio State men's basketball coach Chris Holtmann is throwing out the ceremonial first pitch for the Reds game vs. St. Louis.
— Lori Schmidt (@LoriSchmidt) September 21, 2017
The Reds are in last place in the National League Central Division and have the second highest team earned run average at 5.21.
The Reds and Cardinals play at 7:10 p.m. ET, 6:10 p.m. CT.