It has been the dream of millions of youngsters for generations - to grow up and don the uniform of a Major League ballplayer.
It's a dream that comes true for only a small sliver of those millions - and even fewer achieve the honor that comes with being named to baseball's All-Star Game.
The 86th Major League Baseball All Star game will take place July 14 at Great American Ball Park.
And, to mark the occasion, the Reds Hall of Fame and Museum has created an exhibit - "All-Stars of the Queen City - with the the memorabilia of the 100 Reds who have played in baseball's mid-summer classic.
This video tells the story. It is the stuff of dreams.....