1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Gates Brown

Tigers Snap Skid With McLain's 24th

Filed under Detroit Tigers
August 28, 1968

After enduring a week of blown leads and bull pen failures, the Detroit Tigers rallied with a five run eighth inning to give ace Denny McLain his twenty-fourth victory against five defeats in the Tigers’ 6-2 win over the California Angels. In the top of the eighth, Angels slugger Rick Reichardt homered to give the

Odom's streak ends but A's prevail, 9-2.

Filed under Oakland Athletics
May 27, 1968

The Boston Red Sox snapped Blue Moon Odom’s scoreless inning streak with a single tally in the first inning, but Odom’s A’s matched the run and continued scoring in a 9-2 home rout. Carl Yastrzemski singled in Jose Tartbull who opened the game with a double to break Odom’s 29 1/3 scoreless inning streak, which

Tigers Pull Out a Wild and Wooly Win in Ninth, 13-12

Filed under Detroit Tigers
April 18, 1968

Al Kaline doubled home Tom Matchick with two outs in the ninth inning to rally the Detroit Tigers to a 13-12 victory over the Cleveland Indians. Cleveland took the lead in the top of the ninth on Duke Sims’ lead off home run. The Tribe added an insurance run on pinch-hitter Jose Vidal’s bases loaded

Injuries Test Tiger Outfield Depth

Filed under Detroit Tigers
July 1, 1967

You’d have to say General Manager Jim Campbell and the disabled Al Kaline are both good hunch players with the Tigers. Campbell resisted all winter and last spring in making one of Detroit’s five outfielders available in a trade. “Why do you need five?” other negotiators demanded. “You never know what’s going to happen,” said

Pedro Gonzalez Attacks Sherry; Suspended For Season

Filed under Cleveland Indians
September 20, 1965

The Detroit Tigers defeated the Cleveland Indians, 4-1, in a game marred by a brawl in the sixth inning initiated by an attack by Cleveland’s Pedro Gonzalez on relief pitcher Larry Sherry. American League President Joe Cronin announced Gonzalez has been fined $500 and suspended for the remainder of the season. After a disputed double

Tiger Tales – April 12, 1965

Filed under Detroit Tigers
April 12, 1965

* Jim Northrup can hardly believe that his early performance has earned him the left field job with the Tigers – for as long as he can hold it with his bat. Northrup, the rookie from St. Louis, Mich., beat out Gates Brown and Willie Horton by hitting nearly 300 in the Florida phase of


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