1970 Baseball Replay

A replay of the 1970 baseball season using Diamond Mind Baseball.

Tag: Clyde Wright

Clyde Wright, Jim Perry Share Pitcher of the Month Honors

Filed under California Angels, Minnesota Twins
May 1, 1970
Clyde Wright Celebration

The California Angels celebrated one of the most successful months in franchise history this April. The club’s accomplishments were recognized with the naming of Clyde Wright as American League Pitcher of the Month, but the party was crashed by the defending division champion, Minnesota Twins, as Wright shares the spotlight with the Twins’ new found

Rigney's Future a Guessing Game

Filed under California Angels
July 30, 1968

With his Angels mired in last place, the latest guessing game is which major league team will Bill Rigney be managing in 1969? The club’s performance has not dimmed Rigney’s prospects with the Angels or other clubs. Rigney’s name has popped up seemingly with every major league club in one way or another. A social

Castoff Simmons Shines in Halo Debut

Filed under California Angels
August 9, 1967

California, unbeaten in the month of August, has some magic elixir on its pitching slab. The staff allowed only nine earned runs in the first seven games, and then welcomed 38-year-old Curt Simmons, a castoff with a 1-12 record with the Cubs. Simmons pitched a 1-0 gem against the Yankees to extend the Halos’ streak

Newman Shelfed; Wright Promoted

Filed under California Angels
June 10, 1966

The Angels placed Fred Newman on the disabled list. “I’ll be happy if I’m pitching by the All-Star break,” confided Newman. The tendinitis in his right shoulder requires a complete rest and the 24-year-old right hander was not allowed to touch a baseball for two weeks. He will receive cortisone shots and therapy. The Angels


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