Originally Posted by chicoruiz
Gus Bell -Besides being the patriarch of the Bell family, Gus was a very good player in his own right: a four-time all-star who led the league in triples once and hit for the cycle in 1951. A class act all the way.
Yep, Gus Bell was indeed a class act all the way, chico. But being a contemporary of great center fielders like Mantle and Mays and Snider he never really received the attention and applause that was due him. We Reds fans appreciated him though.