1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Astronotes – May 31, 1965

Filed under Houston Astros
May 31, 1965

* Turk Ferrell returned from a throat infection 15 pounds lighter and with seemingly more zip in his fastball. Ferrell appeared in relief May 19, and pitched three innings of one-hit ball, striking out four Dodgers in route to his first win this season. Ferrell returned to the rotation May 22, and has gone the

Met Memos – April 15, 1965

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April 15, 1965

* The Mets kept the 37,999 fans in attendance for their home opener on the edge of their seats as they defeated the Dodgers, 2-1, in their first ever Opening Day win. It appeared the Mets had given the game away in the eighth when pinch-runner Nate Oliver scored from third to tie the game

Astronotes – April 15, 1965

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* Joe Gaines, who impressed Manager Luman Harris this spring to earn a major-league job, enjoyed a career day at Shea Stadium on April 14. Gaines hit two home runs, one off Met reliever Dennis Ribant and the other off Carl Willey, in the 6-5 extra inning loss. A batter hitting two home runs in


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