Sabo and Akron visit Huntington

HUNTINGTON, WV Former Cincinnati Reds Hall of Famer Chris Sabo now taking on the daunting challenge of re-instating Akron's baseball program.

Chris Sabo now head coach with Akron baseball

Sabo and the Zips came to Huntington over the weekend for a four game series with the Herd. Though Marshall won 3 of 4 in the series Sabo picked up his first win as head coach of the Zips.

He was the 1988 NL Rookie of the Year and a 3 time NL All Star with the Reds.

Akron eliminated its baseball program in 2015.