1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Joe Gibbon

Giles Rules in Spitball Flare-up at Shea Stadium

Filed under New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies
May 3, 1968

Warren Giles, president of the National League, stepped into the uproar over the controversial “spitball rule” today and that a pitcher should not be charged with a ball for wetting his hand while warming up. Giles issued new instructions to his league’s five umpire crews after Umpire Ed Vargo tossed Philadelphia pitcher John Boozer out

1967 San Francisco Giants Preview

Filed under San Francisco Giants
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: The Giants are thinking pennant and don’t care who knows it. This is the way one of their top men sees the 1967 picture: “The team that wins the pennant will have to beat us. The Pirates have been strengthened if Wills still can play a little bit. They score runs and

Dodgers Climb into First Place With Series Win

Filed under Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants
May 19, 1966

The Dodgers and Giants returned from the East Coast to meet for a three game set at Dodger Stadium. This is the second series between the two rivals this season. The Giants swept the Dodgers earlier this month at Candlestick Park. Since that sweep, both teams have climbed past Pittsburgh, the early season leaders. The

Giant Jottings – September 6, 1965

Filed under San Francisco Giants
September 6, 1965

* Life has not been a bowl of joy for Giant ace Juan Marichal since August 22. Besides a nine-day suspension and a $1,750 fine for hitting Dodger catcher John Roseboro over the head with a bat, Marichal was been threatened, booed, sued and banned in Los Angeles.Just before his first start following the suspension,

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