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redsupport
02-16-2007, 07:53 PM
Was it Marcus Moore?
Bob Buchannon
Dan Duomoulin
opr Mike McQueen
Guillermo Garcia
Edwin Encarnacion or Greg Garrett
Gary Green or Larry Leubbers
Pat Pacillo or Rosario REodriguez
Scott Service or Ron Robinson, maybe it was Jeff JOnes?

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 07:58 PM
Keefe Cato.

Tom Servo
02-16-2007, 08:02 PM
In 2006 alone we had Edwin Encarnacion, Scott Schoeneweis, Andy Abad, and Jason Johnson.

Oh yeah, and Bill Bray.

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 08:03 PM
Bob Borkowski :)

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:04 PM
In 2006 alone we had Edwin Encarnacion, Scott Schoeneweis, Andy Abad, and Jason Johnson.

EdE and Andy Abad are, strictly speaking, assonance.

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:09 PM
Billy Bates delivers a tiny bundle of agnominational bliss.

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:14 PM
Seldom are the salutary effects of Luis Lopez inventoried.

Chip R
02-16-2007, 08:17 PM
Bruce Berenyi

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:26 PM
Mike Morgan: derring-do, vim and vigor.

MrCinatit
02-16-2007, 08:32 PM
Even though baseball players are not the most intelligent around, we should not make fun of their inability to read.

Oh. Wait...that isn't what alliterative means, is it?

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:33 PM
Rosario Rodriguez commissions his portrait.

Mainspark
02-16-2007, 08:37 PM
Julian Javier, the infielder who spent the first 12 seasons of his 13-year career with the Cardinals, then contributed 12 RBIs to the National League champion Reds of 1972.

UKFlounder
02-16-2007, 08:40 PM
Buddy Bell

Bill Bonham

redsmetz
02-16-2007, 08:40 PM
Clay Carroll

Joey Jay

Slim Sallee

Mike McCormick

Julian Javier (previously noted)

Dan Driessen

Bob Bailey

Billy Bates

Ron Robinson

Can anyone tell me what these folks all have in common, besides the one being discussed here?

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:41 PM
Pat Pacillo, Ambition's muse.

UKFlounder
02-16-2007, 08:43 PM
Clay Carroll

Joey Jay

Slim Sallee

Mike McCormick

Julian Javier (previously noted)

Dan Driessen

Bob Bailey

Billy Bates

Ron Robinson

Can anyone tell me what these folks all have in common, besides the one being discussed here?

They've never been in my kitchen? :evil:

jojo
02-16-2007, 08:44 PM
Dan Driessen, Clay Carroll, Clay Kirby, Bob Bailey, Scott Scudder....

redsupport
02-16-2007, 08:44 PM
Bob Barton was omitted which is quite saturnine. His endeavors helped enshrine many Rhinelanders in the quest of everlasting beatitude

redsupport
02-16-2007, 08:46 PM
Ray Ripplemeyer was once a Red in spring training. I had his baseball card and subsequently it was purloined, I began a never ending quest for its recovery

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:51 PM
Feinting francophone Claude Corbitt, short stop.

westofyou
02-16-2007, 08:56 PM
Frank Fennelly

Tommy Thevenow

Woody Williams

Boom-Boom Beck

Woody Woodward

Falls City Beer
02-16-2007, 08:56 PM
Herculean Hessian heralded in hendecasyllabics, Harvey Haddix.

Caveat Emperor
02-16-2007, 09:08 PM
'Lest we leave likable, local, league-average longtosser Larry Luebbers lacking from our list...

IowaRed
02-16-2007, 09:19 PM
Clay Carroll

Joey Jay

Slim Sallee

Mike McCormick

Julian Javier (previously noted)

Dan Driessen

Bob Bailey

Billy Bates

Ron Robinson

Can anyone tell me what these folks all have in common, besides the one being discussed here?

Did they all play for the Reds in a year the Reds went to a WS?

redsmetz
02-16-2007, 09:28 PM
Did they all play for the Reds in a year the Reds went to a WS?

Bingo!

Heath
02-16-2007, 09:29 PM
I get to use Cuckoo Christensen!!!! Whohoo!! :dancingco

Mainspark
02-16-2007, 09:30 PM
Rolando Roomes, who struck out 100 times in 315 at-bats during the horrific 1989 season.

Big Klu
02-16-2007, 10:24 PM
Rolando Roomes was the first player I thought of.

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 10:38 PM
Don't forget the erratic Eddie Erautt.

Shaknb8k
02-16-2007, 11:03 PM
If Front Office people count then im definatly going with current Chairman of the Reds.....
William J. Williams Jr.....even though he goes by Joe this still counts

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 11:05 PM
Another all-time favorite of mine...Ted Tappe.

redsupport
02-16-2007, 11:12 PM
who could forget the hero of the 1990 championship team great first round pick Scott Scudder who if he had only harvested his potential could have been another Bruce Berenyi

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 11:16 PM
And, of course, from back in the day, I still recall Bud Byerly and Wally Westlake.

RFS62
02-16-2007, 11:26 PM
Bob Boone

redsupport
02-16-2007, 11:28 PM
Cliff Cook was possibly better than MIke Schmidt?

harangatang
02-16-2007, 11:29 PM
Scott Sullivan
Bob Boone
Donkey Dunn

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 11:30 PM
What about the sensational, sardonic Cesar Cedano?

BCubb2003
02-16-2007, 11:39 PM
Tug Thompson
Dory Dean

redsupport
02-16-2007, 11:40 PM
Gus Gil(minor league red)

Bob Borkowski
02-16-2007, 11:43 PM
My trusty Redleg Journal tells me that way back in 1905 and 1906 Cincinnati had a pitcher by the name of Orval Overall.

A truly outrageous name! :)

redsupport
02-16-2007, 11:51 PM
Mike Mathews lefty reliever?

Yachtzee
02-16-2007, 11:57 PM
Kiki Cuyler

Will White

King Kelly

redsupport
02-17-2007, 12:02 AM
dont you think you hurt Steve Smitherman's feelings?

Chip R
02-17-2007, 12:14 AM
Kiki Cuyler


I was going to say him but I couldn't remember if he had ever played for the Reds.

Tornon
02-17-2007, 02:22 AM
Bob Boone

What about his son, Bret?

ThatPitchIsDunn
02-17-2007, 07:49 AM
From the depths of 1996, I bring you Scott Service

ThatPitchIsDunn
02-17-2007, 09:22 AM
Wow, and not even paying attention to the fact he was put in the first post of this......my bad, I was up a little too early this morning. :help:

Dan
02-17-2007, 11:44 PM
You all missed the most obvious one:

Cesar Cedeno

And don't forget Joey Jay, either.

cincinnati chili
02-19-2007, 01:21 AM
Ron Roenicke retired Red

texasdave
02-19-2007, 09:10 AM
churlish yet chaste chico cardenas

texasdave
02-19-2007, 09:13 AM
and who can forget the infield antics of chappy charles?

Johnny Footstool
02-19-2007, 10:29 AM
Rolando Roomes is clearly the winner, his four O's pushing him past the plucky Pat Pacillo.

redsmetz
02-19-2007, 11:33 AM
Rolando Roomes is clearly the winner, his four O's pushing him past the plucky Pat Pacillo.

OOOO!

15fan
02-19-2007, 12:14 PM
Oh how I long for the days of Tony Tarasco, Ruben Rivera, Keith Kessinger and Mike Morgan.

redsupport
02-19-2007, 01:30 PM
Morgan and Bob Miller pitched for about 15 teams or close to that