1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Blasingame Returns Victorious to Atlanta, 8-2

Filed under Atlanta Braves, Houston Astros
June 27, 1967

Wade Blasingame (2-4) sent to Houston last week by the Braves in exchange for reliever Claude Raymond returned to Atlanta in triumph as the Houston Astros defeated the Atlanta Braves, 8-2. In fact, Blasingame has only faced Atlanta in his two Astro appearances, pitching a scoreless inning in Houston last weekend. The southpaw held his

Bruce Denies Former Manager's Accusations

Filed under Atlanta Braves
April 1, 1967

The Braves’ spring training camp, relatively quiet for the most part his year, went the other way recently when pitcher Bob Bruce flared up at something his old Astro boss, Grady Hatton, said. Hatton told writers in the Astros’ camp that Bruce throws a spitter and chews slippery elm to get his moisture. The Astro

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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