1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Fred Newman

The Heavenly Home Of The Angels

Filed under California Angels
July 14, 1966

Last week the California Angels returned home to begin the second half and found themselves 1) a very respectable fourth in the American League, and 2) the biggest thing to hit Orange County since Mickey Mouse. With the season at the midway point the Angels have already drawn more people to their new stadium in

Newman Shelfed; Wright Promoted

Filed under California Angels
June 10, 1966

The Angels placed Fred Newman on the disabled list. “I’ll be happy if I’m pitching by the All-Star break,” confided Newman. The tendinitis in his right shoulder requires a complete rest and the 24-year-old right hander was not allowed to touch a baseball for two weeks. He will receive cortisone shots and therapy. The Angels

Angel Angles – October 3, 1965

Filed under California Angels
October 3, 1965

* Fred Haney recently cited the Angels’ desperate need for consistent hitting. What he meant was hitting, period. While winning 76 games and losing 86, the Angels scored only 569 runs, second lowest in the junior circuit, for an average of 3.5 runs per game. In an area famed for its movie-land divorces, the Angels’

Angel Angles – August 15, 1965

Filed under California Angels
August 15, 1965

# Dean Chance spun a one-hitter against the Orioles in the opening game of a doubleheader, August 4. Only Oriole rookie Curt Blefary stood between Chance and perfection. Blefary singled off Chance in the second, and then drew Dean’s only free pass in the eighth, but that did follow an error by third baseman Paul

Angel Angles – April 15, 1965

Filed under California Angels
April 15, 1965

* Three of baseball’s four expansion teams already have moved into new homes and the fourth will make it in 1966. That will be the Angels who are going to a brand-new big home in l’il Anaheim – little by comparison with the rest of the population map for major league baseball. Ask Mayor Odra

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