1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Jones Single in 12th Rallies Sox, 9-8

Filed under Boston Red Sox
September 15, 1967

The Boston Red Sox thrilled sold-out Fenway Park with another comeback victory, their fifth such win in six games thus far on the current homestand. Last night, the Sox came off the mat twice, rallying from a five-run deficit in the early stages and again down by a run in the twelfth inning. The hero

Little Cesar's Clout Lifts Twins

Filed under Minnesota Twins
May 31, 1967

Minnesota’s Cesar Tovar stunned the Boston Red Sox with a two-run blast over the center field wall in the fifth inning to lead the Twins to a 3-2 victory at Fenway Park. The 12,355 fans in attendance were still celebrating Reggie Smith’s two-run double to center that gave Boston a 2-1 lead in the bottom

1967 Boston Red Sox Preview

Filed under Boston Red Sox
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: At 37 years of- age, Dick Williams is optimistic, enthusiastic and completely nonplussed about his new job of managing the Boston Red Sox, It also might be added that Williams is extremely capable. These are big plusses for the new head man in Fenway Park. And he will need them, and maybe

Williams Named Boston Skipper

Filed under Boston Red Sox
September 28, 1966

Dick Williams, who managed Toronto to two successive International League pennants, has been given the job of reviving the Red Sox, who have been occupants of the second-division berths in the American League for eight straight years. The appointment of Williams, former major league infielder-outfielder, was made on September 28. One thing in Williams’ favor:

Santiago Paying Dividends for Red Sox

Filed under Boston Red Sox
September 4, 1966

Among American League teams this year, perhaps none has paid a higher price for a clerical error than the Kansas City Athletics. Last season Kansas City owned a pitcher named Jose Santiago, who had great potential, but also had an annoying habit of spending most of his time in hospitals. After a severe ankle injury


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