Re: Luke "Hit em hard" Hudson
Originally Posted by FlyingPig
ESPn said allowing that many runs in the first inning hasn't happened since something like 1896...
Unless ESPN further qualified this statement, then ESPN is wrong. The Reds scored 13 (or maybe even 14?) runs against the Astros in a game at Riverfront in....1989, I think it was? May have been 90, but I believe it was 89.
Someone here can verify this, I'm sure...
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