1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Mitt Prize Munson Making Believers of Yanks

Filed under New York Yankees, Uncategorized
August 12, 1969

Thurman Munson, the New York Yankees’ highly touted rookie catcher, made his major league debut earlier than expected and no unveiling created as much excitement since the first performance of ‘Oh, Calcutta!’ Munson, on a weekend pass from Fort Dix, made his bow against Oakland in the nightcap of an August 8 twin bill when

Yaz breaks up rookie Bahnsen's no-hitter in the ninth; Yanks win 3-0

Filed under New York Yankees
May 10, 1968

In his eighth career starter, New York’s Stan Bahnsen no-hit the Boston Red Sox through twenty-five outs. Bahnsen battled Boston starter Gary Waslewski for six plus innings until Gene Michael plated Tom Tresh with a single through the hole at short. Bahnsen received two insurance runs in the eighth with a two-run single by catcher

Boyer Moved to Shortstop

Filed under New York Yankees
May 14, 1966

Since taking over at shortstop April 19, Clete Boyer has made all the plays. He’s gone into the hold, ranged far to his left, pulled off the pay coming in on easy rollers and, in doing all these things, showed off the strongest throwing arm of any shortstop in the league. The last time Boyer

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