Ronald John Oester
Positions: Second Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: May 5, 1956 in Cincinnati, OH
High School: Withrow HS (Cincinnati, OH) by the Drafted Cincinnati Reds in the 9th round of the 1974 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 10, 1978 (Age 22)
vs. SFG 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Team: Reds 1978-1990 Agents: Ed Keating [*] Final Game: October 3, 1990 (Age 34)
vs. HOU 2 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- December 2013
12/4 The Writer's Journey: Welcome to the Reds Hall of Fame, Ron Oester!: If there is a baffling name among the inductees for the 2014 Reds Hall of Fame, it is Ron Oester. Statistically, it doesn’t ...
12/3 Redlegs Review: Reds announce 2014 Hall of Fame class: In what has been a busy Tuesday for the Reds, the team has revealed its 2014 Hall of Fame class. The announcement was made on ... News -- September 2013
9/17 The Writer's Journey: Cards from the Night Owl: I received an envelope today in the mail; but it was not filled with bills. My name was hand-written on the envelope, and when ... News -- June 2013
6/11 Billy-Ball.com: Brandon Phillips drives home six: Brandon Phillips hit a grand slam and matched his career high with six RBI as the Reds topped the Chicago Cubs, 6-2, in the fog ...
6/11 Blog Red Machine: Reds Fans Blessed Watching Brandon Phillips and Joe Morgan: Brandon Phillips had himself a game last evening. Cranking a grand slam (if you could see it though all that fog) and driving ... News -- March 2013
3/1 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 2013 Topps Ron Oester: This quiet second baseman was never considered a huge threat with his bat, but he was consistent and reliable. In thirteen seasons, ... News -- December 2012
12/15 The Writer's Journey: 2012 Redsfest: Ron Oester: A lifetime Red and member of the 1990 World Championship team, Ron Oester got me a step closer to getting all the 1985 Donruss ... News -- July 2012
7/23 Blog Red Machine: Barry Larkin: A Cincinnati Legacy: I’ve been thinking about the induction of Barry Larkin since I first learned of the news back in January 2012 (earlier this ... News -- June 2011
6/13 B-R Blog: Active players who have played for just one franchise: Check out the top 25 active players for most PAs with just one team in the majors: Rk Player PA From To Age G Pos Tm 1 Derek Jeter ... News -- May 2011
5/24 The Writer's Journey: The Reds I grew up with: A fiercely aggressive Eric Davis… I love how the whole team joined in. I saw Ron Oester, Pete Rose, John Denny, John Franco, ...
5/6 B-R Blog: Players with at least one third of their career walks coming intentionally: (Thanks to McCombe35 for writing in with this idea.) A simple but fascinating list. Here are the guys with the most career walks ... News -- December 2010
12/10 The Writer's Journey: Redsfest 2010: Ted Power: Appearing at the same time as Ron Oester in the Reds Hall of Fame section at Redsfest was Ted Power, who won 47 games for the ...
12/9 The Writer's Journey: Redsfest 2010: Ron Oester: After meeting one of my childhood heroes, it was time to move on to another autograph session. You don’t have time to rest ...