On October 10, 1970 — In the first World Series game to be played on artificial turf, Boog Powell, Ellie Hendricks, and Brooks Robinson homer to power the Orioles past the Reds, 4-3. Baltimore’s offensive output in Game 1 of the Fall Classic overcomes Cincinnati’s 3-0 early lead at Riverfront Stadium.

in the 6th inning. Elrod Hendricks tags out Bernie Carbo with an empty glove but HP umpire Ken Burkhart, blocked off the play, ruled Carbo out. (Photo)


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