Bronson Took Boom-Boom’s 1945 record

Bronson Arroyo’s 9-3 win tonight vs Bal was the first by a Reds starting pitcher at age 40 since 40-year-old Boom-Boom Beck beat the Phillies, 8-1, on 5/31/1945 (courtesy Elias Sports Bureau).

Then Drew Storen came in to finish the game.

Three Strikeouts On Nine Pitched Balls, Inning, Reds pitchers

 Hod Eller, 8/21/1917 at New York (9th inning);

Rob Dibble, 6/4/1989 vs San Diego (8th inning)

Carlos Contreras, 7/11/2014 vs Pittsburgh (7th inning)

Drew Storen, 4/18/2017 vs Baltimore (9th inning)