Cincinnati reds fans. The Reds post another string season with a record of Daytona Tortugas A: But MacPhail's experiment worked the Reds averaged 18, fans in their seven night games, while averaging just 4, in their day games. Reds Manager Christy Matthewson would be one of a number of people involved in baseball to go over for fighting. Rain would postponed the sixth game for three days, which meant the Reds would have to face Luis Tiant who shut down them down twice in the series again. The Reds would get off to a fast start as Jose Rijo led the way in a Game 1 shutout. The Reds get off to a strong start and spend the first two months atop the American Association. However, in the end the Reds with a record would fall four and a half games short of their goal.