1970 Baseball Replay

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

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McLain Wins Twentieth As Tigers Roll

Filed under Detroit Tigers
July 31, 1968

Denny McLain became only the second pitcher in 48 years to post his 20th victory before August 1 when the Detroit Tigers doubled up the Washington Senators, 12-6. The other hurler since 1920 to notch No. 20 before August was Lefty Grove of the Philadelphia Athletics, who reached that plateau on July 25, 1931. Grove

Howard First Time All-Star; Nats Demote Previous All-Star

Filed under Washington Senators
June 26, 1968

Washington slugger Frank Howard has been chosen for the All-Star game for the first time in his 10 year career, but the next 10 days could be just as important. The OF hitting is sagging in the face of defensive shifts by every opponent to crowd the left side of the field and paralyze his


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