1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Ron Perranoski

Baltimore Takes Second Game in 11

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins
October 5, 1969

The Baltimore Orioles moved one game away from the World Series with an extra-inning victory over the Minnesota Twins, 4-3. Once again, Minnesota took an early lead with three runs in the third inning off Orioles starter Dave McNally who loaded the bases with two walks and a single. Rich Reese, who homered yesterday, scored

Twins Destroy Oakland's Pennant Dreams

Filed under Minnesota Twins, Uncategorized
September 7, 1969

On Thursday morning, the city of Oakland held post-season aspirations as their team had climbed to within 5 1/2 games of the American League West lead with the first-place Minnesota Twins paying a visit for a four-game weekend set. By the time the sun set on Sunday, the Twins had leveled those aspirations with an

Sparma's near no-no overshadows Kaline's big day

Filed under Detroit Tigers
May 2, 1968

Al Kaline has been a fixture in the Tiger outfield nearly 15 years. Last season as the Tigers won a world’s championship, Kaline put up respectable numbers: .286, 23 HR, 75 RBI and batted .286 with 2 RBI in the Series victory over St. Louis. At 33, he was the clubhouse leader and a steady

Phillies Go Extras to Retake NL Lead

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
July 31, 1967

The Philadelphia Phillies took a half game lead in the National League pennant race by emerging from nineteen-inning marathon with a 6-5 victory before 18,442 at Dodger Stadium. It appeared the game would have no end as both clubs emptied their bullpens, combined for eight errors, and stranded a total thirty-three runners on base. Finally

Estrada Loses No Hitter, Game in Eighth

Filed under New York Mets
May 23, 1967

The misery of the New York Mets continued as even the promise of a no-hitter evaporated into another loss, the twenty-seven setback in thirty-two games this season. Former Met Ron Hunt hit a two-run home run against Chuck Estrada (0-2) to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-1 victory. Estrada revived the former glory

Giants Sweep But Rivalry Renewed

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants
April 30, 1967

The San Francisco Giants paid a visit to Chavez Ravine to renew their rivalry with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Times had changed since the clubs last met in September. The Dodgers closed that series with a 15-5 rout over the Giants en route to a world’s championship. The Giants took little consolation that they won

Carty, Boyer Lifts Braves, 10-6

Filed under Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles Dodgers
April 16, 1967

The Atlanta Braves rallied for six runs after the seventh inning stretch to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 10-6. The rally started off Dodger reliever Ron Perranoski (0-1) who became unraveled after an error committed by first baseman Ron Fairly. Perranoski could not work through the miscue, allowing a single and two free passes. After

1967 Los Angeles Dodgers Preview

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: While speculation sizzles on how much damage the loss of Sandy Koufax will inflict on the Dodgers, let’s just suppose they had been without him last year. The Dodgers, winning the pennant by four and a half games, won 101, lost 61, Koufax either won or lost in all except five of

Dodgers Take Critical Game at Candlestick

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants
June 19, 1966

When we last left the Giants-Dodgers rivalry, Juan Marichal pitched the San Franciscans atop the National League perch with a 2-1 victory on a crisp Sunday afternoon at Candlestick Park. A week later, the Giants took a trip (and not the type of “trip” popular with the San Francisco youth these days) down the coast

Reds Knock Dodgers From First

Filed under Cincinnati Reds
April 30, 1966

Don Pavletich doubled home two runs in the tenth inning at Dodger Stadium to defeat Los Angeles, 5-2, before an announced crowd of 44,594. The Reds were able to take advantage of a rare off-day by Dodger fireman Ron Perranoski who took the loss. Pete Rose greeted Perranoski to open the tenth with a ringing


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