On September 15, 1963, the three Alou brothers – Felipe, Jesus, and Matty – play in the San Francisco Giants’ outfield at the same time. Manager Alvin Dark removes starting outfielders Willie Mays and Willie McCovey from the game and plays the Alous together for one inning of the Giants’ 13-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Giants sign free agent OF Nori Aoki, who faced them in the 2014 World Series, to a one-year contract.
January 16, 2015
The Reds’ Johnny Vander Meer fires a 2-hitter‚ striking out 14‚ to beat the Cards‚ 2 – 0‚ in St. Louis. He strikes out 5 in the 2nd and 3rd innings‚ walks a man‚ and records another strikeout.
September 6, 1941
The Reds belt the Mets, 6 – 1, for their 7th straight win, the longest in the National League this season. Marty Keough drives in half the runs with a single and double. The Reds are now a half-game back of the Phils.
September 26, 1964