1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Joe Verbanic

Sox Rally Past Yanks; Mantle Gets 522d Homer

Filed under New York Yankees
May 18, 1968

Amongst the most fitting of backdrops, Boston’s Fenway Park, Mickey Mantle passed Red Sox legend Ted Williams on the career home run chart with his 522d home run, however the record clout did not provide enough for the Bombers as Carl Yastrzemski’s two-run double in the ninth won the game for Boston, 5-4. The bull

Yankees double up Oakland for first victory, 4-2

Filed under New York Yankees
April 16, 1968

Fritz Peterson with an assist from Joe Verbanic held the Oakland Athletics at bay as the New York Yankees won their first game of the season, 4-2. Peterson ran into trouble in the ninth after retiring the first two batters. John Donaldson doubled down the right field line, and Phil Roof followed with a single

Philadelphia Places Ramos on Waivers

Filed under Philadelphia Phillies
May 31, 1967

The Philadelphia Phillies purchased righthanded pitcher John Boozer from San Diego of the Pacific Coast League and asked waivers on veteran pitcher Pedro Ramos. The 28-year-old Boozer had a 3-4 record at San Diego. Ramos, 32, was in the big leagues for 12 years at Washington, Minnesota, Cleveland and the New York Yankees. The Phils

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