Tuesday, July 23, 2013
On this date in 2000, Reds announcer Marty Brennaman is inducted into the Hall of Fame.
"I'm tired of hearing people say he'll give you forty homers and drive in a hundred runs every year. First of all, he didn't drive in 100 runs last year. The most overrated stat in baseball is the damn home run. Give me a guy that'll run to his position and run off the field. More often than not, he walks to his position and walks off the field. Give me a guy that shows some life out there." - on Adam Dunn