1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Adcock Setting Staff For Next Season

Filed under Cleveland Indians
September 15, 1967

This is still 1967 and the Indians still are fighting for seventh place, but Joe Adcock already has started to think ahead. Ahead to next February. And if you’re wondering – as some people are – whether Adcock will be back to complete the second half of his two-year contract as manager of the Tribe,

Tribe Sets Sights on 1968

Filed under Cleveland Indians
September 8, 1967

It’s still 1967, but Joe Adcock and Gabe Paul wasted no time giving Cleveland baseball fans a preview of 1968 as the Indians appeared headed to their worst finish since 1928 and fewest victories since 1946. Less than ten hours after the Tribe’s Portland (Pacific Coast) affiliate lost a playoff game with Spokane for the

Changes on the Reservation After July Slump

Filed under Cleveland Indians
July 30, 1967

The Indians made some rapid-fire changes in their roster when they continued their July tailspin. First, President Gabe Paul recalled veteran pitcher Stan Williams and infielder Gordy Lund from Portland (Pacific Coast). Rookie reliever Steve Bailey was demoted to Portland to make room for Williams while Lund took the place of Chico Salmon who left

Etchebarren Saves O's From Sweep; Birds Retake Perch

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians
June 30, 1967

After a 2-0 blanking by Indians hurler Steve Hargan, the Baltimore Orioles found themselves in more trouble down five runs in the nightcap. But the Orioles rallied without any assistance from their guests and defeated Cleveland, 7-5. Sam Bowens hit a two-run pinch-hit triple in the bottom of the fifth to get the Birds on

Suarez Earns Role As Backstop Backup

Filed under Oakland Athletics
April 21, 1967

When the Athletics began spring training, Ken Suarez was an outsider looking in. The little catcher was on the roster, but he felt his chances of making the club were slim. “I figured they would go with Phil Roof and Tim Talton as catchers,” said Suarez. “And I thought they would send Rene Lachemann and


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