1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Altman Return Highlights Roster Rotation

Filed under Chicago Cubs
May 21, 1967

The Cubs yesterday again spun their first division wheel of fortune. The lucky number stopped on “George Altman” and the lanky 34-year-old outfielder will be in uniform in time to pinch hit in today’s doubleheader against the Dodgers. The recall of the southpaw swinger from their Tacoma farm club was another of many recent moves

Demotion Troubles Savage; Forces Trade

Filed under St. Louis Cardinals
May 14, 1967

Outfielder Ted Savage was so angry at being dropped from the Cardinal varsity at the May 10 deadline that he smashed his ukulele in the visitors’ clubhouse at Forbes Field in Pittsburgh. But Savage was happier later when he wound up with the Cubs. “If nobody wants you, what’s the use of going back to


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