Out Of The Park 1990 Tournament – Final Four – Angels vs Dodgers

Out Of The Park 1990 Tournament – Final Four – Angels vs Dodgers

1990 Tournament, Angels, Dodgers, OOTP
Man these Out Of The Park Tournaments have been fun [pick it up if you haven't already :)]. The Angels jump out to a 3-1 series lead only to have the Dodgers storm back and take the series 4-3. Veteran Fernando Valenzuela with the big Game 7 victory. Lance Parrish for the Angels hits 5 homers in the losing effort. Dodgers move on to the Finals.     Recaps below. [caption id="attachment_2053" align="alignnone" width="640"] angels-dodgers[/caption]
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APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 4 – Orioles @ Angels

APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 4 – Orioles @ Angels

1979, 1979 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Angels, Orioles
After the Orioles shutout they are one win away from the World Series and they send Scott McGregor (13-6 3.35 Grade 10Z) to the mound against Chris Knapp (5-5 5.51 Grade 1) who will pitch to keep the Angels alive.   On paper this matchup looked bad for the Angels and the Orioles got after Knapp. In the second Billy Smith would drive in Doug DeCinces with a single. After Smith took second on the throw home, Rick Dempsey would single in Smith. Behind 2-0 the Angels would get one back in the bottom of the 2nd as Bobby Grich would tee off on a McGregor curve ball. The Orioles would get that run back as DeCinces singles in Ken Singleton. In the 5th the Orioles would extend out the…
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APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 3 – Orioles @ Angels

APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 3 – Orioles @ Angels

1979, 1979 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Angels, Orioles
We head back to California for Game 3 with the series tied at 1. The Orioles will send Dennis Martinez (15-16 3.66 Grade 12Z) to the mound against Frank Tanana (7-5 3.89 Grade 3Z) for the Angels.   The Orioles would come out of the gate with 2 big runs in the 1st. Ken Singleton and Eddie Murray with big RBI hits. Tanana would settle and Martinez would be throwing 0's on the scoreboard until the 7th. Dave Skaggs would match his regular season homer total with a homer down the left field line to make it 3-0, later in the inning Singleton and Doug DeCinces would drive in runs to make it 5-0 Orioles.   From there it was all El Presidente as Martinez would go the distance allowing…
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APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 2 – Orioles @ Angels

APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 2 – Orioles @ Angels

1979, 1979 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Angels, Orioles
Baltimore wins Game 1 and send Cy Young Mike Flanagan (23-9 3.08 Grade 15YZ) to the mound against Dave Frost (16-10 3.57 Grade 11Z) for the Angels.   The Angels would get McGregor in the 2nd as Bobby Grich and Rick Miller would drive in runs. Pitchers would settle in as the score would remain 2-0 California until the 7th. In the 7th the Angels would put 2 more on the board as Jim Anderson and Rod Carew would drive in runs with singles. In the 8th the Angels would pad the 4-0 lead as Grich would hit a long 2 run homer to center. The Orioles would scratch across a run in the 8th but would get no more as Frost would go the distance as the Angels win…
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APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 1 – Orioles @ Angels

APBA 1979 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 1 – Orioles @ Angels

1979, 1979 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Angels, Orioles
The 1979 ALCS Playoff Replay has the AL West winning California Angels (90-72) against the AL East winners Baltimore Orioles (102-57). The Angles send Nolan Ryan (16-14 3.60 Grade 11XY) versus Jim Palmer (10-6 3.30 Grade 9Z). So a battle of future Hall of Famers in Game 1.   After 2 scoreless innings the Orioles would finally break through in the 3rd as a 2 out triple from Mark Belanger and a RBI single from Ken Singleton. In the 4th the Orioles would open it up with a 4 spot. 2 run double from Rick Dempsey and 2 run single by Al Bumbry accounting for the RBI.   With the score 5-0 the Orioles would get another in the 5th as Lee May would jack a homer to left. This…
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1985 Tournament Results – Expos beat Angels in 7

1985 Tournament Results – Expos beat Angels in 7

1985, 1985 Tournament, Angels, Expos
The #10 seed Montreal Expos go into Anaheim and take games 6 and 7 to win the series. Joe Hesketh was huge as he gets 2 big wins in Games 3 and 7. Angels hit the ball out of the park but couldn't get enough base runners to score enough runs. Tim Raines come up big in the back half of the series. The Expos move onto to face the winner of the #2 Blue Jays and #15 Red Sox.   Game 1: Angels 6, Expos 2 Game 2: Expos 6, Angels 5 Game 3: Expos 3, Angels 2 Game 4: Angels 8, Expos 3 Game 5: Angels 3, Expos 2 Game 6: Expos 6, Angels 4 Game 7: Expos 4, Angels 0
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Game 7 – 1985 Tournament Replay Expos at Angels

Game 7 – 1985 Tournament Replay Expos at Angels

1985, 1985 Tournament, Angels, Expos
Expos having forced Game 7 send Joe Hesketh (10-5 2.49 Grade 13YZ) to the mound as the Angels send Ron Romanick (14-9 4.11 Grade 6ZL).   Pitchers keep the bats at bay for the first 3 innings, but the Expos would break through for a run in the 4th as a sac fly from Terry Francona scores Vance Law. In the 6th the Expos would add 2 more. Tim Raines would homer to lead off the inning and Tim Wallach would drive in a run with an RBI single. In the 9th Mitch Webster would homer to center to give the Expos a 4-0 lead. This would be more than enough for Hesketh as he would go the distance allowing only 2 hits. What a performance in a Game 7…
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