Grandma's Scorebook

Todd Worrell’s Debut

  • 1985
  • Debuts & Firsts

Todd Worrell makes his debut

Reds 7, Cardinals 6 (12 innings) in Cincinnati

Aug. 28, 1985: Todd Worrell made his MLB debut against the Reds at Riverfront Stadium. He replaced Joaquin Andujar in B6.

1st AB & 1st hit B6 Eddie Milner RBI single, driving in Ron Oester

1st out B6 Pete Rose groundout: SS-1B, driving in Max Venable

1.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO

Grandma’s notes say, “T. Worrell (Todd) was with Louisville Redbirds”. She lived in Louisville and this was her local hometown minor league team.