1976 Topps Cincinnati Reds Team Set – Card #579 – Clay Kirby

1976 Topps Cincinnati Reds Team Set – Card #579 – Clay Kirby

Clay Kirby’s major league career spanned 8 seasons, from 1969-76.  He played for the Cincinnati Reds during the 1974 & 1975 seasons.

Kirby appeared in 62 games for Cincy and started 54 of them.  With the team, he went 22-15 while throwing 8 complete games including 1 shutout.  In 341 innings of work with the team, Kirby compiled a 3.74 ERA while giving up 160 runs, striking out 208 batters, and walking another 145.

Clay Kirby did not make the World Series roster in 1975.  He was traded in the offseason prior to the start of the 1976 baseball season. 

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