The Indians dominated this game until the last two innings. Dunn finished Cincinnati’s offensive awakening with a bases loaded bullet that still gives Reds fans chills today.
2008: Dunn does it again with 3-run moonshot
While the Big Donkey’s epic ‘06 game-winner was a laser beam that barely clear the right field wall, he hit a no-doubter to stun Cleveland two years later.
2017: Hamilton’s mad dashes do in Indians
Anyone who disagrees with the notion Billy Hamilton can change a game with his speed just needs to watch this half inning. After beating out a double-play ball that would have ended the game, he scored the go-ahead run from first base on a single.
Who does that?
2018: Joey Votto wears the laurel of hero
The Reds looked dead in the water entering the ninth inning down 4-0 Tuesday night.
They were still in that hole with two outs on the scoreboard, but Jim Riggleman’s team wasn’t done.
Joey Votto had the biggest blow, a three-run double that put Cincinnati on top for good.
Not only did it energize the southern half of the state, it was also a reminder everything tends to come full circle.