• Sat. Oct 24th, 2020

Cincinnati Reds Legend Joe Morgan passes away at age 77

By: Zach McAuliffe

CINCINNATI — Joe Morgan, second baseman of the Big Red Machine and Reds and Baseball Hall of Fame member, has died at the age of 77.

“The Reds family is heartbroken,” Reds CEO Bob Castellini said. “Joe was a giant in the game and was adored by the fans in this city… He had a lifelong loyalty and dedication to this organization that extended to our current team and front office staff. As a cornerstone on one of the greatest teams in baseball history, his contributions to this franchise will live forever. Our hearts ache for his Big Red Machine teammates.”

For more information, go to: https://www.wcpo.com/sports/baseball/reds/joe-morgan-member-of-the-big-red-machine-has-passed-away-at-77

Reposted with permission from WCPO 9.

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