1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Cards Reinforce Pennant Bid With Flyhawk Davis

Filed under Houston Astros, St. Louis Cardinals
June 15, 1968

The telephone company and the telegraph company are sure to keep Bing Devine high on their Christmas card list. Not content to sit tight with a pennant winner from last season, the Cardinals general manager kept in close touch, as usual, with the nine other N.L. clubs as the June 15 trading deadline approached. The

Cards Snap 9 Game Skid With 10 Run 8th

Filed under St. Louis Cardinals
June 14, 1967

The St. Louis Cardinals riddled four Pittsburgh pitching for ten runs in the eighth inning in a 12-3 victory that snapped a nine-game losing skid. Bob Gibson (3-8) and the Redbirds seemed headed for a tenth straight setback after Willie Stargell’s three-run home run in the sixth inning that erased a 2-0 Cardinal lead. Mike

Bucs Rally Past Santo, Weenie

Filed under Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates
September 4, 1966

Ron Santo stepped up to bat in the eighth inning of Sunday’s game with the Cubs down 2-1. After his 6 for 6 evening on Friday, Santo had gone hitless in seven plate appearances. He did drive in a run yesterday’s 5-2 loss by drawing a bases-loaded walk from Tommie Sisk. The Cubs captain was

Braves Bullpen Blows Big Lead

Filed under Atlanta Braves
June 12, 1966

The Braves appeared poised for a road sweep at Forbes Field, but the Pirates erupted for eight runs in the sixth inning to save the series with a 9-7 victory. Hank Aaron belted his 16th home run, a second-inning grand slam, off Don Cardwell, but Denver LeMaster and relievers Fischer and Schneider could not hold

Bomber Bits – July 11, 1965

Filed under New York Yankees
July 11, 1965

First Half MVP: Tom Tresh, .281, 13 HR, 52 R, 30 RBI, 3SB In an outfield decimated with injuries, Tresh has been a solid offensive force. Impact Rookie: Ray Barker, .237, 6 HR, 19 RBI The 29-year-old rookie acquired from Cleveland early in the season has provided some left-handed pop off the bench. First Half

Met Memos – May 5, 1965

Filed under New York Mets
May 5, 1965

* Ron Hunt, making his season’s debut on April 30 for the opener of a series with the Reds in Cincinnati, spread some joy among the Mets when they could well use a lift. Casey Stengel’s heroes had just lost two games in the Astrodome and spirits were sagging. Hunt, handicapped with a jammed middle


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