Mr. Redlegs bench, field vandalized at Reds Youth Academy

Mr. Redlegs bench, field vandalized at Reds Youth Academy
The bench was vandalized with green spray paint.

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Mr. Redlegs bench was spray painted at the Reds Youth Academy in Roselawn overnight, according to Cincinnati Reds PR Manager Michael Anderson.

Anderson said the bench, restrooms and stadium field were hit by the vandals.

The paint on the bench will be difficult to clean off, according to Anderson.

The bench was vandalized at the Reds Youth Academy. (Source: @themidge00)
The bench was vandalized at the Reds Youth Academy. (Source: @themidge00)

There is no word on any suspects.

The benches, a part of the 150th anniversary, were placed throughout the Queen City and feature a sculpture of Mr. Redlegs in the various throwback uniforms to be worn by the Reds during the 2019 season.

You can see a map of the location of the benches here.

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