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Big Klu
10-16-2010, 08:10 PM
35 years ago (1975), a 6-2 win in Game 5 of the World Series at Riverfront Stadium vs. the Red Sox.

Juan Beniquez lf
Denny Doyle 2b
Carl Yastrzemski 1b
Carlton Fisk c
Fred Lynn cf
Rico Petrocelli 3b
Dwight Evans rf
Rick Burleson ss
Reggie Cleveland p

Pete Rose 3b
Ken Griffey rf
Joe Morgan 2b
Johnny Bench c
Tony Perez 1b
George Foster lf
Dave Concepcion ss
Cesar Geronimo cf
Don Gullett p

WP: Don Gullett (1-1)
LP: Reggie Cleveland (0-1)
Sv: Rawly Eastwick (1)
HR: CIN - Tony Perez 2 (2).

Don Gullett and Rawly Eastwick combined on a five-hitter for the Reds, who took a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Series. Tony Perez, who was 0-for-14 through the first four games of the Series, went 2-for-3 with a pair of home runs and 4 RBI's.

Big Klu
10-16-2010, 08:24 PM
20 years ago (1990), a 7-0 win in Game 1 of the World Series at Riverfront Stadium vs. the Athletics.

Rickey Henderson lf
Willie McGee cf
Jose Canseco rf
Mark McGwire 1b
Carney Lansford 3b
Terry Steinbach c
Willie Randolph 2b
Mike Gallego ss
Dave Stewart p

Barry Larkin ss
Billy Hatcher cf
Paul O'Neill rf
Eric Davis lf
Hal Morris 1b
Chris Sabo 3b
Joe Oliver c
Mariano Duncan 2b
Jose Rijo p

WP: Jose Rijo (1-0)
LP: Dave Stewart (0-1)
HR: CIN - Eric Davis (1).

Jose Rijo, Rob Dibble, and Randy Myers combined on a nine-hit shutout for the Reds, who took a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven Series. Billy Hatcher was 3-for-3 with a pair of doubles and three runs scored, and Eric Davis had the game's most memorable moment as he single-handedly punched the juggernaut Oakland A's in the mouth with a massive two-run homer onto the concourse of the green section in CF off Athletics ace Dave Stewart in the first inning.