1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Sutherland Continues Hot Spring Hitting

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
May 14, 1967

Two statements Manager Gene Mauch made during spring training about his Phillies seemed to assure rookie Gary Sutherland another season with the club’s top farm team in San Diego. Speaking about his veteran club, Mauch admitted that it seemed very unlikely any rookie would be able to make the squad, with the possible exception of

1967 Philadelphia Phillies Preview

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: Tough luck hit. Gene Mauch’s forces before spring training started when his great first baseman, Bill White, suffered a torn Achilles tendon in a gymnasium mishap in St. Louis. It robbed Mauch and his associates of some of the enthusiasm a senes deals by general manager John Quinn had generated for a

Phils Acquire Two Veteran Pitchers for Trio of Rookies

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
April 21, 1966

The Phillies acquired starting pitchers Larry Jackson and Bob Buhl from Chicago in exchange for outfielder Adolfo Phillips, OF/1B John Herrnstein and pitcher Ferguson Jenkins. The Phillies had made it know they were looking to acquire another starter to go with Jim Bunning, Chris Short, and Ray Culp. Now they came up with two experienced

Phillie Fodder – September 6, 1965

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
September 6, 1965

* On September 4, Jim Bunning stepped to the hill at Crosley Field seeking to snap his team’s five-game losing streak, and in the process, win his twentieth game, a mark he had not reached since 1957. After a 9-3 loss, Bunning was able to do neither, but the veteran righthander broke the team record

Notable September Debuts

Filed under News
September 5, 1965

As the calendar turns to September, some notable names are popping onto rosters. Mickey Stanley debuts in center field for Detroit, going 1 for 4 in Minnesota, September 1. Cincinnati’s Lee May makes his debut in a pinch-hitting role, September 2, flying out to right against Milwaukee’s Dan Osinski. On September 3, Ken Holtzman had

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