On April 23, 1978, in the 2nd inning at Candlestick Park, Cincinnati Reds Pitcher, Fred Norman has Jack Clark picked off of first base, Clark runs full steam towards second base and as Dan Driessen throws towards Secondbase Joe Morgan mishandles the throw and makes an error at second base, bringing his major league record of 91 consecutive errorless games to an end. The error did not lead to a run for San Francisco.
The Red’s won the game in 10 innings Morgan had begun the streak on July 6, 1977 against the Atlanta Braves at Fulton County Stadium.
Morgan’s last error was on July 5th a throwing error in the 5th inning that lead to a run for the Braves. However, this didn’t help the Braves as the Reds won 9-3.