Happy Reds birthday, Jumbo Brown!

Jumbo Brown not Jumbo Diaz Cincinnati Reds

April 30, 1907

Before there was Jumbo Diaz, there was Jumbo Brown. A six-foot-four right handed hurler, weighing in at 295 pounds, Brown appeared in only four games for the Reds in 1937. He also played for the Cubs, Indians, Yankees, and Giants between 1925 and 1944.


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