1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Dick Kelley

Cards Rally For Gibson's Twelfth

Filed under St. Louis Cardinals
June 11, 1968

The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Atlanta Braves, 5-2, as a pair of errors in the late innings by Braves second baseman Felix Millan allowed the Cardinals to rally for starter Bob Gibson’s twelfth victory in thirteen decisions. Gibson scored the go-ahead run with two outs in the seventh as Millan misplayed a grounder off

1967 Atlanta Braves Preview

Filed under Atlanta Braves
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: The most significant contract in the Braves’ safe may be the one for the next four years carrying the signature of Paul Richards, the lanky baseball tactician from Waxahachie. It was struck on paper late last year and calls for the former White Sox and Orioles’ manager to function in the triple

Kelley Added to Braves Rotation

Filed under Atlanta Braves
August 15, 1966

For the Braves’ Dick Kelley, it apparently was just a matter of time and getting an education. Everybody knew the left-handed Kelley possessed the necessary equipment to pitch and win in the major leagues, but the big question was: When? If his latest efforts are any gauge, Kelley appears to have the answer to that

Smoke Signals – June 23, 1965

Filed under Atlanta Braves
June 23, 1965

* When the Braves traded Ed Bailey back to the Giants for Billy (Digger) O’Dell, February 1, they took a calculated risk in an effort to build up their sagging bull pen. They gave up one on their many long-ball hitters for a pitcher who was fresh from the poorest season of his career. Subsequent


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