Monthly Archives: October 2012

  1. Johnny Vander Meer

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    October 31, 2012 by Elizabeth Metz

    Left-handed pitcher, 1937-1942, 1946-1949.  Inducted 1958 (inaugural class). Pitched for the 1940 World Champion team. Threw left handed, but batted …
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  2. Ernie Lombardi

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    October 31, 2012 by Elizabeth Metz

    Catcher, 1933-1942.  Inducted 1958 (inaugural class). Won the National League MVP (the Reds’ first!) in 1938 and the NL batting …
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  3. Paul Derringer

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    October 31, 2012 by Elizabeth Metz

    Right-handed pitcher, 1933-1942.  Inducted 1958 (inaugural class). Made six All-Star teams and pitched for the 1940 World Championship Reds.  Held …
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  4. A word about the Reds Hall of Fame.

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    October 31, 2012 by Elizabeth Metz

    If you’re a baseball fan at all, hopefully you know about the National Baseball Hall of Fame, located in Cooperstown, …
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