1970 Baseball Replay

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

Tag: Tom Phoebus

Kaat Loses No-Hitter With One Out Left

Filed under Minnesota Twins
August 8, 1968

Pinch-hitter Davey Johnson laced a clean single to center field with two outs in the ninth inning to break up Minnesota southpaw Jim Kaat’s bid for the second no-hitter of this baseball season in the Twins’ 6-0 victory in Baltimore over the Orioles before a scant crowd of 7.874. Kaat (6-6) was masterful as only

Sock It to 'Em, Tigers: a First Half Review

Filed under Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, California Angels, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Minnesota Twins, New York Yankees, Oakland Athletics, Washington Senators
July 10, 1968

The Detroit Tigers closed out the first half of the 1968 American League schedule strong, winning nine of their last ten games and stretching their lead to six and a half games over the second-place Cleveland Indians. Denny McLain (15-4) is grabbing the headlines in the junior circuit with his collection of victories, but the

Pair of Rookie Hurlers Named Players of the Week

Filed under California Angels, Pittsburgh Pirates
June 24, 1968

Pittsburgh’s Bob Moose, a twenty year old righthander who lives within a few miles of Forbes Field, was named National League Player of the Week for the week ending June 23. As a high schooler in Pittsburgh, Moose paid his way to see the 1965 Pirate opener and in 1968 he was in a Pirate

Injury Concerns for Birds Staff This Spring

Filed under Baltimore Orioles
April 8, 1967

It appeared Oriole Manager Hank Bauer had cause for concern through about the first two weeks of the spring exhibition season. Half his expected starting rotation – Steve Barber and Jim Palmer – nursed sore arms. Wally Bunker was pitching with a sore elbow, the defense was shoddy and the troops weren’t hitting. Then, Tom

1967 Baltimore Orioles Preview

Filed under Baltimore Orioles
April 1, 1967

Street & Smith’s: It ought to be fairly obvious to one and all that the Birds of Baltimore are ready to take off on another pennant journey. In addition to what was good enough to top the American League last season, the Orioles are ready to reap the best crop of rookie talent the league

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