1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: George Mitterwald

Baltimore Takes Second Game in 11

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins
October 5, 1969

The Baltimore Orioles moved one game away from the World Series with an extra-inning victory over the Minnesota Twins, 4-3. Once again, Minnesota took an early lead with three runs in the third inning off Orioles starter Dave McNally who loaded the bases with two walks and a single. Rich Reese, who homered yesterday, scored

Oliva Finished With Dislocated Shoulder

Filed under Minnesota Twins
September 1, 1968

Tony Oliva was lost for the rest of the season when he suffered a dislocated left shoulder during the Twins game against the White Sox at Metropolitan Stadium August 31. Oliva charged from right field to attempt a diving catch of Bruce Look’s eighth-inning blooper. The two-time batting champion was fitted with a cast at

Quilici Recalled; Injured in Batting Practice

Filed under Minnesota Twins
September 4, 1967

The Twins recalled infielder Frank Quilici, pitcher Mel Nelson and outfielders Carroll Hardy and Pat Kelly from their Denver farm team and called up infielder Graig Nettles and catcher George Mitterwald from Charlotte. Quilici ran into some bad luck upon his return. Taking an infield workout on his first day back with the club, Quilici

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