Happy Reds birthday, Edinson Volquez!


July 3, 1983

Edinson Volquez made the All-Star team in his first season with the Reds, and nearly won the Rookie of the Year in 2008, in spite of the fact that he was not a rookie. Three Reds players received votes for Rookie of the Year: Joey Votto, Volquez, and Jay Bruce. Volquez had already spent three seasons with the Rangers, and his rookie status expired in 2007.

Other July 3 Reds birthdays:
Greg Reynolds (1985)
Greg Vaughn (1965)
Jack Daugherty (1960)
Howie Schultz (1922)
Art Fowler (1922)
Curt Walker (1896)
Mike Balenti (1886)
Bill Tozer (1882)


About JT

Christian. Husband. Dad. 911 dispatcher. Baseball fan. Horror nut. Music nerd. Bookworm. Time Magazine's 2006 Person of the Year.

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