1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Jack Fisher

Mets Riddled With Injuries

Filed under New York Mets
June 6, 1967

The floundering Mets, who have lost six consecutive games on their current road trip that continues tonight in Pittsburgh with a twilight-night doubleheader against the Pirates, hope to get some long-range assistance in the major league free agent draft today at the Americana Hotel. But quicker relief is needed for the manpower-short Mets, who are

Nolan Blanks Mets With Three Hitter

Filed under Cincinnati Reds
May 9, 1967

Cincinnati rookie Gary Nolan (3-1) pitched his first complete game and shutout with a three-hit victory over the New York Mets, 3-0, before 8,604 at Shea Stadium. Only left-handers Al Luplow and pinch-hitter Larry Stahl found their way on base against Nolan who did not walk a single Met batter. Nolan did not allow Luplow

Mays Leads Giants Past Mets, 5-3

Filed under New York Mets, San Francisco Giants
May 2, 1967

Willie Mays is attributed of saying that when he’s not contributing at the plate he can contribute on the field. Last night, Mays did both with a spectacular catch over the center field wall robbing Ed Kranepool of a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning. Mays then led off the ninth by beating out

1967 New York Mets Preview

Filed under New York Mets
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: The Mets, who broke out of the basement last year and for the first time in their brief career avoided losing 100 games, were a changed looking group from 1966 when this season got under way in spring training. Most celebrated newcomer is Tommy Davis, the ex-Dodger who won the league batting

McCormick Bouncing Back in Washington

Filed under Washington Senators
September 4, 1966

Baseball teams don’t count their mistakes. They microfilm them. One of the ‘mistakes’ who has bounced back to become a steady performer is Mike McCormick, the young, veteran of the Senators. Everybody knows that Mike was signed by the New York Giants in 1956 as a 17-year-old schoolboy. McCormick started at the top. He pitched

Met Memos – June 23, 1965

Filed under New York Mets
June 23, 1965

# With a tenth-place team like the Mets, the tomorrows become very important. About 100 times more important as the todays, which most Mets would like to forget. There are exceptions, of course. Take Charley Smith, for instance. As a Dodger, Phillie and White Sox player, Smith did not dwell much on the todays. He


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