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Big Klu
10-02-2010, 07:46 PM
70 years ago (1940), a 7-2 loss in Game 1 of the World Series at Crosley Field vs. the Tigers.

Detroit
Dick Bartell ss
Barney McCosky cf
Charlie Gehringer 2b
Hank Greenberg lf
Rudy York c
Bruce Campbell rf
Pinky Higgins 3b
Billy Sullivan Jr. c
Bobo Newsom p

Cincinnati
Billy Werber 3b
Mike McCormick cf
Ival Goodman rf
Frank McCormick 1b
Jimmy Ripple lf
Jimmie Wilson c
Eddie Joost 2b
Billy Myers ss
Paul Derringer p


WP: Bobo Newsom (1-0)
LP: Paul Derringer (0-1)
HR: DET - Bruce Campbell (1).

Bobo Newsom pitched a complete-game eight-hitter to get the win, and give the Tigers a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven Series.

Big Klu
10-02-2010, 07:57 PM
50 years ago (1960), a 6-1 loss at Connie Mack Stadium in Philadelphia.

Cincinnati
Eddie Kasko 2b
Vada Pinson cf
Gus Bell rf
Frank Robinson lf
Ed Bailey c
Gordy Coleman 1b
Willie Jones 3b
Roy McMillan ss
Bob Purkey p

Philadelphia
Bobby Del Greco cf
Tony Taylor 2b
Johnny Callison rf
Bobby Smith lf
Lee Walls 1b
Clay Dalrymple c
Bobby Malkmus 3b
Bobby Wine ss
Art Mahaffey p


WP: Art Mahaffey (7-3)
LP: Bob Purkey (17-11)
HR: CIN - Frank Robinson (31). PHI - Johnny Callison (9).

Art Mahaffey pitched a complete-game ten-hitter with 5 K's to get the win for the Phillies. The Reds concluded the season in sixth place in the NL with a 67-87 record, finishing 28 games behind the Pirates.

Big Klu
10-02-2010, 08:08 PM
45 years ago (1965), a 3-2 loss at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.

Cincinnati
Pete Rose 2b
Art Shamsky rf
Vada Pinson cf
Frank Robinson lf
Gordy Coleman 1b
Deron Johnson 3b
Johnny Edwards c
Leo Cardenas ss
Jim O'Toole p

San Francisco
Tito Fuentes ss
Willie McCovey 1b
Willie Mays cf
Jim Ray Hart lf
Jesus Alou rf
Jim Davenport 3b
Hal Lanier 2b
Tom Haller c
Ron Herbel p


WP: Ron Herbel (12-9)
LP: Jim O'Toole (3-10)
Sv: Frank Linzy (20)
HR: None.

Jim O'Toole, Dom Zanni, and Joey Jay combined on a three-hitter in a losing effort for the Reds. The only hits for the Giants were a one-out single by Jim Davenport in the second inning, a one-out RBI single by Willie Mays in the sixth, and a one-out RBI triple by Jim Ray Hart in the sixth.

Big Klu
10-02-2010, 08:17 PM
25 years ago (1985), a 5-4 loss at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego.

Cincinnati
Eddie Milner cf
Pete Rose 1b
Dave Parker rf
Nick Esasky lf
Buddy Bell 3b
Dave Concepcion ss
Bo Diaz c
Ron Oester 2b
Tom Browning p

San Diego
Jerry Royster 2b
Tony Gwynn rf
Steve Garvey 1b
Carmelo Martinez lf
Kevin McReynolds cf
Kurt Bevacqua 3b
Bruce Bochy c
Mario Ramirez ss
Eric Show p


WP: Goose Gossage (5-3)
LP: Tom Hume (3-5)
HR: CIN - Nick Esasky (21), Bo Diaz (5). SD - Bruce Bochy (6), Carmelo Martinez (20).

Pete Rose was 0-for-3 with a walk.

Pete Rose: 4204
Ty Cobb: 4191

Big Klu
10-02-2010, 08:29 PM
20 years ago (1990), a 3-2 win at Riverfront Stadium vs. the Astros.

Houston
Eric Yelding ss
Gerald Young cf
Craig Biggio c
Glenn Davis 1b
Franklin Stubbs lf
Eric Anthony rf
Casey Candaele 2b
Luis Gonzalez 3b
Xavier Hernandez p

Cincinnati
Billy Hatcher cf
Barry Larkin ss
Hal Morris 1b
Paul O'Neill rf
Chris Sabo 3b
Todd Benzinger lf
Jeff Reed c
Ron Oester 2b
Jack Armstrong p


WP: Scott Scudder (5-5)
LP: Xavier Hernandez (2-1)
Sv: Randy Myers (31)
HR: None.

Jack Armstrong, Scott Scudder, Norm Charlton, Rick Mahler, Rob Dibble, and Randy Myers combined on a four-hitter for the Reds. The only hits for the Astros were a one-out double by Luis Gonzalez in the sixth inning, a double by Craig Biggio with nobody out in the seventh, a two-run single by Glenn Davis with nobody out in the seventh, and a two-out single by Eric Anthony in the seventh.

Record: 91-70, 5-game lead in the NL West.

Big Klu
10-02-2010, 08:46 PM
Five years ago (2005), a 7-5 loss at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.

Cincinnati
Ryan Freel lf
Felipe Lopez ss
Adam Dunn 1b
Austin Kearns rf
Javier Valentin c
Edwin Encarnacion 3b
Chris Denorfia cf
Aaron Holbert 2b
Brandon Claussen p

St. Louis
David Eckstein ss
So Taguchi cf
Albert Pujols 1b
Reggie Sanders lf
Larry Walker rf
Mark Grudzielanek 2b
Yadier Molina c
Abraham Nuņez 3b
Matt Morris p


WP: Brad Thompson (4-0)
LP: Brandon Claussen (10-11)
Sv: Jason Isringhausen (39)
HR: CIN - Felipe Lopez (23), Adam Dunn (40), Austin Kearns (18). STL - Reggie Sanders (21), Chris Duncan (1).

Adam Dunn became the fourth player in Reds history to hit 40+ home runs in two different seasons (Kluszewski, Bench, Foster), and only the third player to do it in back-to-back seasons (Kluszewski, Foster). Reds INF Aaron Holbert and OF/1B Jacob Cruz each made his final major-league appearance in this game. Cardinals 1B/OF Chris Duncan hit his first major-league home run in the fifth inning off Brandon Claussen. The Reds concluded the season in fifth place in the NL Central with a 73-89 record, finishing 27 games behind the Cardinals.