Big Red Machine

Cincinnati Edition
7:10 am
Sun May 18, 2014

Ken Griffey, Sr., Big Red

Ken Griffey, Sr. talks about his life, family and career in baseball in his new book.
Credit Provided, Triumph Books

 

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Cincinnati Reds
4:00 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Reds honor Joe Morgan this weekend

Artist's rendering of Joe Morgan statue
Cincinnati Reds

All the Reds players who made up the Great Eight will be taking part in the dedication ceremonies for the new Joe Morgan statue at Great American Ball Park this weekend. 

Reds Hall of Fame executive director Rick Walls says Morgan was one of the last players to join the famed starting eight on the Big Red Machine of the 1970's.

"Joe was one of the final pieces that came in '72 in the trade with Cesar Geronimo," said Walls.  "So the last two starting members came in, that kind of solidified that group, and when that group of eight played together it was so special."

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