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A week in baseball heaven: Reds Fantasy Camp underway

GOODYEAR, AZ (FOX19) -

Many call it a week in baseball heaven. The 2014 Reds Fantasy Camp is underway.

The sun is shining in Goodyear, Arizona. It's a balmy 68 degrees as the players take the field at Goodyear Ballpark.

The weeklong baseball camp kicked off February 1. Men and women gathered to live out their Major League Baseball dreams.

Fantasy Camp features a variety of camper teams managed by former Reds-greats. The teams compete in several games throughout the week.

Each camper is Past managers include the likes of Johnny Bench, Eric Davis, Chris Sabo, Joe Morgan and Hilly Hatcher.

The week ends as campers take on the pros at Goodyear Ballpark – the home of the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians for Spring Training.

Fantasy Camp marks the beginning of the Cincinnati Reds' presence in Goodyear, Arizona. Pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training on February 14. The full squad will report on February 19.

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