1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Bob Miller

Buford’s Blast Sends Birds to Series

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins
October 6, 1969

Don Buford hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to send the Baltimore Orioles to their second trip to the World Series in four years with a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The Orioles swept the best-of-5 series against the Western Division champion Twins. Jim Palmer worked out of trouble and limited

Buford's Blast Sends Birds to Series

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins, Uncategorized

Don Buford hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to send the Baltimore Orioles to their second trip to the World Series in four years with a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The Orioles swept the best-of-5 series against the Western Division champion Twins. Jim Palmer worked out of trouble and limited

Yaz breaks up rookie Bahnsen's no-hitter in the ninth; Yanks win 3-0

Filed under New York Yankees
May 10, 1968

In his eighth career starter, New York’s Stan Bahnsen no-hit the Boston Red Sox through twenty-five outs. Bahnsen battled Boston starter Gary Waslewski for six plus innings until Gene Michael plated Tom Tresh with a single through the hole at short. Bahnsen received two insurance runs in the eighth with a two-run single by catcher

Reds Hand Dodgers First Home Loss, 2-1

Filed under Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers
April 20, 1967

Los Angeles – Tony Perez, making his first career start at third base, belted a two-run home run off Dodger starter Bob Miller (0-2) and the Cincinnati Reds held on to a 2-1 victory at Dodger Stadium. The loss was the Dodgers’ first home loss of the season as the defending champions had dropped four

Maloney Blanks Dodgers For Opening Win

Filed under Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers
April 10, 1967

Jim Maloney shut out a retooled Los Angeles lineup as the Reds defeated the Dodgers, 1-0 in front of 28,422 fans on Opening Day at Crosley Field. Maloney (1-0) was perfect until Jim Lefebvre’s single in the fifth inning. Maloney scattered six hits and walked three in the complete game effort. Two double plays, one

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

Orioles Open With 4-1 Victory

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, Los Angeles Dodgers, World Series
October 5, 1966

Los Angeles, Oct. 5 (AP) – The Baltimore Orioles captured the opening game of the 1966 World Series with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Dave McNally scattered six hits over seven and one-third innings to keep the Dodgers off the scoreboard, save a fourth inning home run by Lou Johnson that initiated

Bizarre Clincher: Jaster No-Hits Pennant Winning Dodgers

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, St. Louis Cardinals
September 28, 1966

The champagne was finally open. But the Dodger players sat in front of their lockers as the press milled about the visitor’s clubhouse in Busch Stadium. The men with the notepads did not quite know what questions to ask, and the men in the baseball uniforms did not have any answers. Even Walt Alston had

SF Closes to Two on Heels of Late Rally

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants
August 28, 1966

Augie Donatelli awoke in his hotel room after a good night’s sleep. He went down to lobby, and sat at the end of the counter in the hotel restaurant. The Sunday paper left behind by a previous customer sat on the stool beside him. Donatelli picked up the paper as his coffee and bacon arrived.

Battey Leads Twins To One Game From Crown

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, Minnesota Twins, World Series
October 9, 1965

The Minnesota Twins took a commanding three-game lead in the 1965 World Series with a 5-1 Game Three victory Saturday afternoon before a late-arriving crowd of 55,934 at Dodger Stadium. Twins catcher Earl Battey drove in a run with a pair of hits before leaving the game in the sixth after colliding with a railing


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