1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Jerry Kenney

DIsgusted Houk Trying to Patch Yankee Leaks

Filed under New York Yankees
May 16, 1969

Despite a successful West Coast trip, Ralph Houk has gone back to the drawing board in an effort to break the New Yorkers’ slide to oblivion. Things have been tough for the Yanks since 1964, but never as tough as now, perhaps because of misplaced optimism. Fed up with abominable play in all departments, Houk

Yankees Looking Down on the Farm for Talent

Filed under New York Yankees
September 7, 1967

With the end of the minor league seasons, the Yankees called all their minor league managers into New York on a fact-finding mission which will determine the immediate future of many of the Yankee prospects on the farm. There is no doubt that Ralph Houk was the most interested member of the gathering. It has

Yankees Infield: Help Wanted

Filed under New York Yankees
April 7, 1967

The Yankees are leaving no stone unturned to make a deal for infield help. They picked up a good-glove, no-hit John Kennedy from the Dodgers. But the infield has too many hopeful, but untried, elements in the makeup. And the infield must be first-rate if the New Yorkers are to make a strong comeback to


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