1970 Baseball Replay

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

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The Most Painful of Losses

Filed under World Series
October 5, 1968

Oct. 5 – As the sellout crowd filed out of Tiger Stadium, a common thought was shared among the faithful. Their beloved Tigers were surely on their way to a second consecutive championship. Detroit defeated St. Louis, 5-4, in one of the most thrilling and heart breaking of contest in the history of the Fall

Extra Inning Thriller in Opener!

Filed under Detroit Tigers, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series
October 4, 1967

Detroit, Oct. 4 – If the remaining games of this Series match the drama of the opener, America should prepare for one of the greatest Fall Classics ever. The unfolding storyline twisted and turned every inning where potential goats turned heroes and heroes became goats. The St. Louis Cardinals drew first blood due the first

1967 World Series Preview

Filed under Detroit Tigers, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series
October 3, 1967

After all the hand-wringing in New England, the fact remains that it is the Detroit Tigers, not the Boston Red Sox, facing the St. Louis Cardinals in the latest edition of the World Series. The Cardinals are the favorites, but most experts do not predict any easy ride for the Redbirds. These two clubs ranked

Tigers Acquire Landis From Houston

Filed under Detroit Tigers
June 30, 1967

The Detroit Tigers, faced with the loss of right fielder Al Kaline until July 19, obtained outfielder Jim Landis from the Houston Astros for relief pitcher Larry Sherry. The much-traveled Landis, 33, has been in the majors since 1957, playing for the Chicago White Sox, Kansas City Athletics, Cleveland Indians and the Astros. In 46

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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