QUIZ: Name every MLB Hall of Fame position player that has played for four or more franchises

49 MLB Hall of Fame position players have played for four or more franchises. How many of them can you name? Clue: Number of franchises (Years active)
May 16, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the featured players of the famed 'Big Red Machine' on the Cincinnati Reds

The Cincinnati Reds experienced a period of excellence from 1970-1976 and the team found itself with the nickname the 'Big Red Machine'. Can you name the featured players of the famed 'Big Red Machine'?
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Tony Perez, Joe Morgan and Johnny Bench relive the good ol' days

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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Tony Perez statue unveiled, thanks the Reds

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August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnny Bench on Tony Perez

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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Five memorable moments from Tony Perez's career

As the Reds get set to honor Tony Perez with a statue this weekend, take a look at five memorable moments from his Reds career. 1. Youth springs eternal Tony Perez is one of just three players, along with Hank Aaron and Jason Giambi, to have hit a pinch-hit, walk-off home run at the age of 42 or older. Perez hit his pinch-hit, walk-off home run in 1984 at 42 years and 110 days old...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Baseball as It Was’ Episode #28: Tony Perez

One of the stars who powered the Big Red Machine, Tony Perez’ standout years in Cincinnati earned him a ticket to the Hall of Fame. In total, he played 23 seasons with the Reds, Red Sox, Expos and Phillies. Among the topics discussed: -How those who have recently made the daunting journey from Cuba to the United States relate to his transition in 1960 at age 17 -His critical home...
Via Baseball Essential
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Perez and Griffey Sr to manage in All-Star Futures Game

NEW YORK (AP) Former Cincinnati Reds teammates Tony Perez and Ken Griffey Sr. will be the managers for the All-Star Futures Game at Cincinnati on July 12. Perez played for the Reds from 1964-76 during a 23-season major league career and was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2000. Griffey spent 19 seasons in the major leagues and was with the Reds from 1973-81 and 1988-90. Major League...
Via Associated Press
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Reds to honor Perez with statue

  The Reds will honor Tony Perez with a bronze statue at Great American Ball Park on August 22, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer. “A native of Cuba, Perez was a key member of the two-time world champion Big Red Machine. In 2000, the first baseman became a member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and remains one of franchise's most beloved players.” Local artist Tom Tsuchiya...
Via FOX Sports
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

This Date In Royals History–May 16, 1982

1982: Dennis Leonard survived a rough two innings, settled in, and shut down the Red Sox for seven innings, as the Royals picked up a 4-0 win over Boston at Royals Stadium. Jerry Remy started the game with a single and stole second with one out, but Leonard retired Jim Rice on a popup and Tony Perez on a groundout. In the second, the Red Sox loaded the bases with two outs, but...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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