1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Lenny Green

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

Injuries Test Tiger Outfield Depth

Filed under Detroit Tigers
July 1, 1967

You’d have to say General Manager Jim Campbell and the disabled Al Kaline are both good hunch players with the Tigers. Campbell resisted all winter and last spring in making one of Detroit’s five outfielders available in a trade. “Why do you need five?” other negotiators demanded. “You never know what’s going to happen,” said

Bosox Bunts – July 11, 1965

Filed under Boston Red Sox
July 11, 1965

First Half MVP: Tony Conigliaro, .283, 21 HR, 61 RBI With Yastrzemski missing time due to a cracked rib, the 20-year-old sophomore sensation has filled the offensive leadership nicely. Impact Rookie:Jim Lonborg , 5-5, 4.17 ERA, 16 GS Lonborg has won 4 of his last 5 decisions, including shutout against New York, July 3. First

Bosox Bunts – May 31, 1965

Filed under Boston Red Sox
May 31, 1965

* “The longer I stay here, the more they find wrong with me,” said Carl Yastrzemski from a Boston hospital. Yastrzemski, originally thought to be lost to Boston for no more than seven games because of a bruise in his lower back, was subsequently expected to miss at least a dozen due to a cracked

Bosox Bunts – May 5, 1965

Filed under Boston Red Sox
May 5, 1965

* Upon learning at the end of the 1964 campaign that the Orioles planned on dropping him to Triple A after six seasons in the majors, Lenny Green called Lee McPhail, Baltimore’s general manager, and asked if he would try to line up some clubs that might be interested in the 32-year old outfielder who

Bosox Bunts – April 12, 1965

Filed under Boston Red Sox
April 12, 1965

The woes of Dennis Bennett multiplied just before the Red Sox left for their trek homeward as the sore-armed lefthander was hospitalized with a severe and painful muscle pull in his lower back. Bennett was carried from the field at Scottsdale Stadium during running drills. The injury was not regarded as serious, but it was


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