1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Steve Hargan

Yaz breaks up rookie Bahnsen's no-hitter in the ninth; Yanks win 3-0

Filed under New York Yankees
May 10, 1968

In his eighth career starter, New York’s Stan Bahnsen no-hit the Boston Red Sox through twenty-five outs. Bahnsen battled Boston starter Gary Waslewski for six plus innings until Gene Michael plated Tom Tresh with a single through the hole at short. Bahnsen received two insurance runs in the eighth with a two-run single by catcher

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

Hargan: Next Tribe Ace?

Filed under Cleveland Indians
August 13, 1966

Who will be the best righthanded pitcher in the American League when the 1968 season rolls around? Would you guess Denny McLain…Jim Palmer…Jim Nash…Bruce Howard…Mel Stottlemyre…Jim Lonborg…Sonny Siebert…Gary Bell? Birdie Tebbetts firmly believes it will be Steve Hargan and offers only one qualification. “If Steve continues to improve the way he has this year, there’s

Bell Returns to Indians' Rotation

Filed under Cleveland Indians
April 15, 1966

Who’s the happiest Indian on the Cleveland reservation? Without a doubt, it’s Gary Bell, the Tribe’s newest starting pitcher. Bell has made it clear the last couple of years that he wanted a chance to earn starting status. Then he went out and proved he deserved a full shot with some fine performances in spring

Tribe Tidbits – October 3, 1965

Filed under Cleveland Indians
October 3, 1965

* The Indians finished fifth when many experts expected a pennant for the Tribe. When the question as to what happened this season was put to General Manager Gabe Paul, he merely offered a somewhat weak version of the famed Mona Lisa smile and ignored it with a “wait-until-next-year” shrug. That would seem appropriate as

Tribe Tidbits – August 15, 1965

Filed under Cleveland Indians
August 15, 1965

# It sounded like a great idea – to everyone but Gabe Paul, president and general manager of the Indians. During a recent series in Chicago, pitching coach Early Wynn revealed he was considering making a comeback as a knuckleball relief pitcher. Manager Birdie Tebbetts quickly endorsed the project – although he pointed out the


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