1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Belinsky Hopes to Stay in Houston's Cards

Filed under Houston Astros
September 15, 1967

“It looks like the luck is running against both of us this year,” Bo Belinsky, the lefthanded pitcher, said to Grady Hatton, who manages the Astros. It doesn’t make any difference what game it was. Bo would have had a number of opportunities to work the comment n this year. “Bo is fascinated by luck,”

New Additions to Astros Roster

Filed under Houston Astros
September 8, 1967

A new scorecard daily is required to recognize the players on the Astros’ roster. Six players reported shortly after the close of their seasons in the minors. They were Ivan Murrell, Bob Watson, Aaron Pointer and Pat House from Oklahoma City (Pacific Coast); Danny Coombs from Amarillo (Texas) and Hal King from Asheville (Carolina). The

Military Service Decimating Astro Roster

Filed under Houston Astros
June 3, 1967

Second baseman Joe Morgan and three other Houston Astro players will leave Sunday for two weeks of training at an Army reserve camp. The other three are left fielder Ron Davis, pitcher Chris Zachary and reserve catcher Dave Adlesh. Rookie outfielder Candy Harris, who has been on the injured list with pulled muscles in his

1967 Houston Astros Preview

Filed under Houston Astros
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: The first half of the 1966 season was fun for the Astros and their new manager, Grady Hatton. At the end of June, they were riding along in fifth place, surprise team in the race. Then, things started going the other way. First Joe Morgan, then Jimmy Wynn, suffered crippling injuries. In

Astronotes – September 6, 1965

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September 6, 1965

* Rusty Staub became old enough to vote this year, and he also became old enough to hit major-league pitching. The New Orleans redhead is batting .314 with 14 homers and 45 RBI.This the best the Louisiana bonus boy has yet hit in the big leagues. Before the season started, Rusty said he hoped he


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