Reds Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about the 2021 Cincinnati Reds 8-Bit at Bat Promotion

What is the promotional period?

The promotional period runs Thursday, April 1, 2021, at 6:00:00 p.m. to Sunday, August 22, 2021, at 11:59:59 p.m.

When will the Cincinnati Reds 2021 8-Bit at Bat Promotion Grand Slam Drawing results be available?

The drawing will be conducted, and final verified drawing results will be posted to the website, on (or around) September 1, 2021.

What are the prizes for the Cincinnati Reds 2021 8-Bit Promotion?
Grand Prize - 1 winner will receive the following prize package:
  • Grand Slam Drawing
    • Two (2) Tickets for Lower-Box Tickets for Cincinnati Reds Game at a TBD Date
    • $4,000 Visa Gift Card
    • $100 Gas Card
    • $250 Visa Gift Card for Dinner
    • $200 Visa Gift Card for Parking, Merchandise and Refreshments at the Game
    • $300 Visa Card for Hotel Stay
Instant-Win Prizing - 162 Winners
  • $100 Visa Gift Card
    • Opportunity for instant-win prizing during the top and bottom of each 8th inning at every Cincinnati Reds 2021 home game
    • There will be one (1) winner during the top of the 8th inning and one (1) winner during the bottom of each inning. Two (2) winners per game – 81 games total  
Am I responsible for any taxes on these prizes?

Winners will be responsible for Federal and State taxes. MyLotto Rewards® will provide IRS Form 1099s to each applicable winner. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Can I enter a drawing more than one time?

Yes – each non-winning play yields an entry into the Grand Slam Giveaway. A participant may enter one (1) time per each half-inning during the promotional period.

Do I need to be a MyLotto Rewards member to participate?

Yes. You must be a member to participate. You will be prompted to login to your account to enter the promotion. Not a MyLotto Rewards® Club member? No problem. Sign-up at to get started.

How do I participate in the 8-Bit At-Bat Promotion?

During the top and bottom of the 8th inning of every Cincinnati Reds home game, scan the QR code in the sign behind home plate to activate the promotional experience.

How can I see the number of entries were submitted into the drawing?

Go to My Account page and click on the Drawing Entries page. You'll find all the details for each drawing you've entered, including drawing name, date entered and number of entries.

Users can enter multiple times. Every 8-Bit at Bat Promotion participation that does not yield an instant-prize will aware one (1) entry into the 8-Bit at Bat Promotion Grand Slam Giveaway.

Can I mail in my entries?

No, only internet entries are allowed.

Questions about Winners

How will I be notified if I win the prize?

If your entry is selected, you will be contacted via the information in your MyLotto Rewards® account. After the initial contact is attempted, winner’s information will be posted on the Winners page. Alternates will be selected during the drawing. If a winner cannot be reached within two (2) business days of the date of first notification, an alternate may be used in the order drawn.

Questions about your MyLotto Rewards Account

Can I use my MyLotto Rewards account to log-in for this promotion?

Your login information will work across the entire Ohio Lottery site and mobile app.

What do I do if I cannot remember my password?

Click the “I forgot my password” link on the login page. Follow the steps and a temporary password will be emailed to your inbox. Use the temporary password to log into your MyLotto Rewards account. You can then change your password under your My Profile page.

How do I update my personal information that I submitted when I registered?

Click on MY ACCOUNT and select the My Profile option in the left-hand menu bar and make your changes.