1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Julio Gotay

Callison Hands Gibson First Loss

Filed under St. Louis Cardinals
May 17, 1968

And on his eighth game, Bob Gibson lost. In the first inning at Connie Mack Stadium before a crowd of 17,034, Johnny Callison hit a two-out home run into the left center field bleachers against Cardinal starter Bob Gibson (7-1). Remarkably, the wrong way clout would be the only Phillie hit for the night. Woodie

Astros Acquire Freese From White Sox

Filed under Houston Astros
July 20, 1966

The injury-struck Astro infield got a boost with the deal that brought veteran Gene Freese from the Chicago White Sox. Houston sent injured Julio Gotay to Oklahoma City (Coast). Manager Grady Hatton was particularly pleased to get Freese for his added value as a talk-it-up man. Freese has played nearly all his major league career

Angel Angels – July 11, 1965

Filed under California Angels
July 11, 1965

First Half MVP: Willie Smith .318, 11 RBI, 49 RBI Wonderful Willie, a former pitcher, has blossomed into an All-Star outfielder for the Seraphs. Impact Rookie: Jose Cardenal .237, 9 HR, 29 RBI, 27 SB Acquired from the Giants for Jack Hiatt, Cardenal is quickly emerging as the AL’s best basestealing threat. He just needs


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