1970 Baseball Replay

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

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Reds' Free Fall Continues at Nine

Filed under Cincinnati Reds, Uncategorized
August 18, 1969

The Cincinnati Reds have led the National League’s Western Division since the beginning of the campaign, but a current nine-game losing streak has the Reds’ division dreams in jeopardy. The Western race tightened during the summer as the Dodgers, Giants, and Braves have climbed the standings. An embarrassing double-header loss to expansion Montreal dropped the

Reds Turn to Dodgers Doctor for Mound Help

Filed under Cincinnati Reds
July 7, 1969

Suggest to 36-year-old Dave Bristol that the Reds’ pitching staff is going to have him gray-haired before the season ends and he snorts, “Not me. I’m too young.” Maybe so. But if not gray hair, would you believe ulcers? After the first 79 games, the Reds’ aches-and-pains pitching staff had racked up the magnificent total

Reds Turn to Dodgers Doctor for Mound Help

Filed under Cincinnati Reds

Suggest to 36-year-old Dave Bristol that the Reds’ pitching staff is going to have him gray-haired before the season ends and he snorts, “Not me. I’m too young.” Maybe so. But if not gray hair, would you believe ulcers? After the first 79 games, the Reds’ aches-and-pains pitching staff had racked up the magnificent total

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 Realign Staff With Hughes Shelved

Filed under St. Louis Cardinals
June 9, 1968

One of the biggest questions brought up by the crystal-ball gazers gazers last winter was: Can the Terrific Trio of Dick Hughes, Nelson Briles and Steve Carlton match or even better their combined total of 42 victories for the 1967 Cardinals? Carlton got off to a sizzling start (tepid in comparison to ace Bob Gibson


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