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Great Moments in Reds History

Boasting a rich history that goes back 152 years, the Cincinnati Reds have no shortage of unforgettable moments. Over the years, legendary players have donned the Reds "C" while producing indelible feats and contributing to landmark victories that help tell the story of this franchise.

We have compiled some of these monumental moments below, but we know this list is just the beginning. The Reds' journey has spanned three centuries, and Reds Country has been there every step of the way.

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26. Todd Frazier wins Home Run Derby in 2015
25. 1956 Reds break team home run record
24. Foster hits 50 home runs, 52 in the season
23. Rose collides with Fosse in 1970 All-Star Game
22. Joe Nuxhall becomes youngest major league pitcher
21. Ken Griffey Jr hits 500th and 600th career home runs in a Reds uniform
20. Hal King home run sparks Reds' run to first place
19. Barry Larkin becomes baseball's first 30/30 shortstop
18. Pete Rose returns to Cincinnati
17. Tom Browning pitches a perfect game
16. Aroldis Chapman throws fastest recorded pitch in a major league game
15. Tony Perez home run in Game 7 of the 1975 World Series puts Reds in position to win
14. Eric Davis Game 1 World Series home run sets tone for Reds sweep
13. Jay Bruce walk-off home run clinches 2010 Central Division title
12. Redland Field opens in 1912 and serves as Reds home for 58 years, later being named Crosley Field
11. 1940 Reds win only World Series clinched by a Reds team at home
10. Johnny Vander Meer pitches consecutive no-hitters, 1938
9. Reds host first night game in National League history, 1935
8. Chuck Harmon and Nino Escalera break Reds' color barrier, 1954
7. 1919 Reds claim first World Series title in franchise history
6. Bench home run in 1972 NLCS
5. Johnny Bench hits home run on Johnny Bench Night
4. Pete Rose breaks Ty Cobb's record for career hits
3. 1990 Wire-to-Wire championship season culminates with a sweep of the heavily-favored A's in the World Series
2. 1975/1976 World Championships cement the Big Red Machine's status as one of the great teams of all time
1. 1869 Red Stockings - first all-professional team

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