1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Graig Nettles

Buford's Blast Sends Birds to Series

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins, Uncategorized
October 6, 1969

Don Buford hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to send the Baltimore Orioles to their second trip to the World Series in four years with a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The Orioles swept the best-of-5 series against the Western Division champion Twins. Jim Palmer worked out of trouble and limited

Buford’s Blast Sends Birds to Series

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, League Championship Series, Minnesota Twins

Don Buford hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to send the Baltimore Orioles to their second trip to the World Series in four years with a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The Orioles swept the best-of-5 series against the Western Division champion Twins. Jim Palmer worked out of trouble and limited

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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