1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Pedro Ramos

Mays Hits For Cycle in Giants' Rout

Filed under Cincinnati Reds, San Francisco Giants
June 26, 1969

The San Francisco Giants routed the Cincinnati Reds in the opening game of a weekend series at Crosley Field between divisional contenders. Willie Mays hit the first cycle of his career, and interestingly, each of Mays’s hits came off a different Reds’ pitcher. Mays opened with the most difficult of the ingredients, a triple, in

Philadelphia Places Ramos on Waivers

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
May 31, 1967

The Philadelphia Phillies purchased righthanded pitcher John Boozer from San Diego of the Pacific Coast League and asked waivers on veteran pitcher Pedro Ramos. The 28-year-old Boozer had a 3-4 record at San Diego. Ramos, 32, was in the big leagues for 12 years at Washington, Minnesota, Cleveland and the New York Yankees. The Phils

1967 Philadelphia Phillies Preview

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: Tough luck hit. Gene Mauch’s forces before spring training started when his great first baseman, Bill White, suffered a torn Achilles tendon in a gymnasium mishap in St. Louis. It robbed Mauch and his associates of some of the enthusiasm a senes deals by general manager John Quinn had generated for a

1967 New York Yankees Preview

Filed under New York Yankees

Street & Smith’s: The complete collapse of the organization which once had laid waste to the American League in winning 29 pennants in 63 years brought to fruition the old chant “Beat up the Yankees.” The Yankees have been broken up, and the emphasis is on youth. The 1967 edition of pin-striped gentry will go

Kaat Wins Twentieth For 2nd Consecutive Season

Filed under Minnesota Twins
September 4, 1966

Jim Kaat scattered eight hits over nine innings to notch his twentieth victory of the season against nine defeats. It was the second consecutive season the Twins ace has reached the twenty-win plateau. The Twins gave Kaat an early three-run lead off Yankee starter Pedro Ramos who was making his first start in pinstripes. Don

Bomber Bits – June 23, 1965

Filed under New York Yankees
June 23, 1965

* In the face of numerous reports that he was quitting at the end of this season, Mickey Mantle made no secret of how he stood on the subject. “I’m getting $100,000 a year for playing with the Yanks,” the famed Switcher said. “As soon as I change jobs, I’ll be taking a $90,000 cut.

Tribe Tidbits – May 5, 1965

Filed under Cleveland Indians
May 5, 1965

* Second year hurler Sonny Siebert made his first start of the season, May 4, and shutout the Yankees running his scoreless streak to 17 innings dating back to the final day last season…Indians president Gabe Paul was widely criticized, especially in Chicago and Baltimore, for helping the Yankees win their fifth straight pennant by


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