August 26, 1957: The Reds play the Giants in NY for the last time, losing 17-3 at the Polo Grounds.

The Reds played at the Polo Grounds in 1962 and 1963 when the ball park was the home of the Mets.

All “Reds trivia” posts come from Greg Rhodes and John Snyder’s fabulous book, “Redleg Journal” (see link for purchasing) and are used with Greg’s permission.

Thanks again to Greg Rhodes for permission to use his material.