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    This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    50 years ago (1958), the Reds swept a doubleheader at Crosley Field vs. the Pirates--winning the opener 4-3, and the nightcap 7-5.

    First Game
    Pittsburgh
    Bill Virdon cf
    Roberto Clemente rf
    Ted Kluszewski 1b
    Bob Skinner lf
    Frank J. Thomas 3b
    Bill Mazeroski 2b
    Dick Groat ss
    Bill L. Hall c
    Red Witt p

    Cincinnati
    Johnny Temple 2b
    Jerry Lynch rf
    Dee Fondy 1b
    Frank Robinson cf
    Gus Bell lf
    Ed Bailey c
    Alex Grammas 3b
    Roy McMillan ss
    Tom Acker p


    WP: Tom Acker (2-2)
    LP: Bob Porterfield (2-5)
    HR: None.

    In Game 1, Tom Acker pitched a complete-game seven-hitter with 5 K's to get the win for the Reds.



    Second Game
    Pittsburgh
    Bill Virdon cf
    Roberto Clemente rf
    Dick Stuart 1b
    Roman Mejias lf
    Frank J. Thomas 3b
    Bill Mazeroski 2b
    Dick Groat ss
    Hank Foiles c
    Vern Law p

    Cincinnati
    Johnny Temple 2b
    Jerry Lynch rf
    Dee Fondy 1b
    Frank Robinson cf
    Smoky Burgess c
    Gus Bell lf
    Alex Grammas 3b
    Roy McMillan ss
    Joe Nuxhall p


    WP: Joe Nuxhall (10-9)
    LP: Don Gross (4-4)
    Sv: Don Newcombe (1)
    HR: PIT - Roman Mejias (4), Dick Stuart 2 (9). CIN - Jerry Lynch (9).
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    45 years ago (1963), a 2-1 win at Crosley Field vs. the Cubs.

    Chicago Cubs
    Lou Brock rf
    Ken Hubbs 2b
    Billy Williams lf
    Ron Santo 3b
    Ellis Burton cf
    Ernie Banks 1b
    Merritt Ranew c
    Andre Rodgers ss
    Tom Baker p

    Cincinnati
    Pete Rose 2b
    Tommy Harper rf
    Vada Pinson cf
    Frank Robinson lf
    Gene Freese 3b
    Don Pavletich 1b
    Leo Cardenas ss
    Johnny Edwards c
    Bob Purkey p


    WP: Bob Purkey (6-8)
    LP: Tom Baker (0-1)
    Sv: Joe Nuxhall (2)
    HR: CHI - Merritt Ranew (3).
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    40 years ago (1968), a 4-0 win at Wrigley Field in Chicago.

    Cincinnati
    Pete Rose rf
    Alex Johnson lf
    Mack Jones cf
    Tony Perez 3b
    Tommy Helms 2b
    Fred Whitfield 1b
    Pat Corrales c
    Leo Cardenas ss
    Tony Cloninger p

    Chicago Cubs
    Don Kessinger ss
    Glenn Beckert 2b
    Billy Williams lf
    Ron Santo 3b
    Ernie Banks 1b
    Al Spangler rf
    Randy Hundley c
    Adolfo Phillips cf
    Ferguson Jenkins p


    WP: Tony Cloninger (4-6)
    LP: Ferguson Jenkins (13-12)
    HR: CIN - Tony Perez (14).

    Tony Cloninger pitched a three-hit shutout with 5 K's to get the win for the Reds. The only hits for the Cubs were a one-out infield single by Adolfo Phillips in the third inning, a one-out single by Billy Williams in the fourth, and a one-out single by Randy Hundley in the eighth.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    35 years ago (1973), a 2-1 10-inning win at Shea Stadium in Queens.

    Cincinnati
    Pete Rose lf
    Joe Morgan 2b
    Dan Driessen 3b
    Tony Perez 1b
    Johnny Bench rf
    Andy Kosco cf
    Bill Plummer c
    Darrel Chaney ss
    Don Gullett p

    New York Mets
    Wayne Garrett 3b
    Felix Millan 2b
    Willie Mays 1b
    Cleon Jones rf
    John Milner lf
    Jerry Grote c
    Don Hahn cf
    Ted Martinez ss
    George Stone p


    WP: Pedro Borbon (6-4)
    LP: Harry Parker (7-3)
    HR: CIN - Hal King (4). NY - Willie Mays (6).

    With one out in the fourth inning, Willie Mays hit the 660th and final home run of his career off Don Gullett. Hal King led off the top of the tenth inning with a pinch-hit homer to give the Reds a 2-1 lead.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    30 years ago (1978), a 2-0 loss at Wrigley Field in the Windy City.

    Cincinnati
    Pete Rose 3b
    Ken Griffey rf
    Joe Morgan 2b
    George Foster lf
    Dan Driessen 1b
    Johnny Bench c
    Dave Concepcion ss
    Mike Lum cf
    Tom Seaver p

    Chicago Cubs
    Ivan DeJesus ss
    Jerry White cf
    Bill Buckner 1b
    Bobby Murcer rf
    Dave Kingman lf
    Davey Johnson 3b
    Manny Trillo 2b
    Tim Blackwell c
    Rick Reuschel p


    WP: Rick Reuschel (12-10)
    LP: Tom Seaver (11-12)
    HR: CHI - Dave Kingman (20).

    Rick Reuschel pitched a four-hit shutout with 7 K's to get the win for the Cubs. The only hits for the Reds were a two-out single by Pete Rose in the third inning, a one-out single by Dave Concepcion in the fifth, a one-out single by Dan Driessen in the seventh, and a two-out double by Rose in the eighth.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    25 years ago (1983), a 7-6 loss at Riverfront Stadium vs. the Astros.

    Houston
    Bill Doran 2b
    Terry Puhl rf
    Dickie Thon ss
    Phil Garner 3b
    Jose Cruz lf
    Ray Knight 1b
    Jerry Mumphrey cf
    John Mizerock c
    Nolan Ryan p

    Cincinnati
    Eddie Milner cf
    Gary Redus lf
    Dave Concepcion ss
    Dan Driessen 1b
    Duane Walker rf
    Nick Esasky 3b
    Ron Oester 2b
    Alan Knicely c
    Frank Pastore p


    WP: Vern Ruhle (5-3)
    LP: Frank Pastore (6-11)
    HR: HOU - Jose Cruz (10). CIN - Ron Oester (11), Cesar Cedeņo (8).

    Nolan Ryan and Vern Ruhle combined on a four-hitter for the Astros. The only hits for the Reds were a two-run homer by Ron Oester with two outs in the second inning, a leadoff single by Dave Concepcion in the fourth, a two-out RBI single by Oester in the fourth, and a pinch-hit solo homer by Cesar Cedeņo with one out in the eighth.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    20 years ago (1988), a 5-0 loss at Riverfront vs. the Cubbies.

    Chicago Cubs
    Mitch Webster cf
    Ryne Sandberg 2b
    Mark Grace 1b
    Andre Dawson rf
    Rafael Palmeiro lf
    Vance Law 3b
    Damon Berryhill c
    Shawon Dunston ss
    Rick Sutcliffe p

    Cincinnati
    Kal Daniels lf
    Chris Sabo 3b
    Barry Larkin ss
    Eric Davis cf
    Paul O'Neill rf
    Nick Esasky 1b
    Bo Diaz c
    Jeff Treadway 2b
    Jack Armstrong p


    WP: Rick Sutcliffe (10-10)
    LP: Jack Armstrong (2-6)
    HR: CHI - Mark Grace (6).

    Rick Sutcliffe pitched a four-hit shutout to get the win for the Cubs. The only hits for the Reds were a two-out single by Nick Esasky in the second inning, a one-out single by Esasky in the fifth, a two-out single by Jeff Treadway in the fifth, and a leadoff double by Kal Daniels in the sixth.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    15 years ago (1993), a 6-0 win at Riverfront vs. the Mets.

    New York Mets
    Ryan Thompson cf
    Todd Hundley c
    Eddie Murray 1b
    Bobby Bonilla 3b
    Joe Orsulak lf
    Jeff Kent 2b
    Jeromy Burnitz rf
    Kevin Baez ss
    Dwight Gooden p

    Cincinnati
    Greg Tubbs cf
    Jeff Branson 2b
    Hal Morris 1b
    Kevin Mitchell lf
    Chris Sabo 3b
    Joe Oliver c
    Willie Greene ss
    Jacob Brumfield rf
    Bobby Ayala p


    WP: Bobby Ayala (5-5)
    LP: Dwight Gooden (11-13)
    HR: CIN - Joe Oliver (12), Chris Sabo (15), Greg Tubbs (1).

    Bobby Ayala and Scott Service combined on a seven-hit shutout for the Reds. 30-year-old rookie OF Greg Tubbs hit his first major-league home run in the eighth inning off Mets reliever Dave Telgheder. Before the game, the Reds traded 1B Randy Milligan to the Indians for OF Thomas Howard.
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    Re: This Date In Reds History (8/17/08): Past Lineups

    Five years ago (2003), a 4-3 win at Great American Ball Park vs. the Astros.

    Houston
    Colin Porter cf
    Morgan Ensberg 3b
    Jeff Bagwell 1b
    Jeff Kent 2b
    Lance Berkman lf
    Richard Hidalgo rf
    Brad Ausmus c
    Adam Everett ss
    Tim Redding p

    Cincinnati
    Ray Olmedo ss
    Jason LaRue c
    D'Angelo Jimenez 2b
    Sean Casey 1b
    Ruben Mateo rf
    Dernell Stenson lf
    Juan Castro 3b
    Reggie Taylor cf
    Paul Wilson p


    WP: Paul Wilson (7-10)
    LP: Tim Redding (8-11)
    Sv: Chris Reitsma (2)
    HR: HOU - Jeff Bagwell (28). CIN - Dernell Stenson (1), Juan Castro (9).

    Reds rookie OF Dernell Stenson hit his first major-league home run in the second inning off Astros starter Tim Redding.

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