1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Front Liners Defy Boycott

Filed under News
February 22, 1969

The super stars were still twiddling their thumbs, but some more cracks were developing in the baseball players’ boycott as the holdout headed into its second week. Saying he could stay out “only so long,” Steve Blass, Pittsburgh’s leading pitcher last season, junked a one-day holdout and turned up at Pirates camp. Meanwhile, four top

Giants Fail to Gain on Birdos; Tigers Magic # Stands at 2

Filed under Atlanta Braves, Detroit Tigers, San Francisco Giants, St. Louis Cardinals
September 29, 1967

The San Francisco Giants miss an opportunity to gain ground on the Cardinals as Philadelphia’s Chris Short (7-10) scatters seven hits over nine innings to defeat the Giants, 5-1. Catcher Clay Dalrymple homered for the Phillies. In Atlanta, Hank Aaron hit home run number 31 for the season as the Braves defeated Bob Gibson (8-11)


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