On August 22, 1908 — 1908 – At the Palace of the Fans, veteran Joe McGinnity, in relief of Red Ames who walks the first two batters, stops the Reds, 5 – 1, beating Bob Ewing. Earlier in the day, the Reds turned down John McGraw’s offer for McGinnity.


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Sources:
Baseball Reference August 22
National Pastime August 22
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
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