Chicago, Boston, and New York obviously get a lot of love for their baseball pathos. Here in Cincinnati, we know that this is truly one of America's great baseball cities. Watch the Fifth Mascot team discuss what opening day means to the city in the media player above.
The Fifth Mascot is a series featuring longtime Cincinnati Reds beat reporter John Fay.
Each week, John discusses the mighty Redlegs with fans and other journalists.
Listen to full episodes or watch video clips at wcpo.com/fifthmascot .