By Bob Marchinetti

Pirate Gold: The 1960 Season is an afternoon via day account of the 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates, who rose from a decade of futility to develop into the champions of significant league baseball. After exceeding expectancies to win the nationwide League pennant, they discovered themselves matched on this planet sequence opposed to the main prolific dynasty baseball had ever obvious: the hot York Yankees. that includes stars like Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Yogi Berra and Whitey Ford, the Yankees have been getting into their 10th international sequence in a twelve yr span. The Yankees pummeled the Pirates in 3 video games of the area sequence through rankings of 16-3, 12-0, and 10-0. however the decided Pirates, led through Vern legislations, Roy Face, Roberto Clemente and invoice Mazeroski controlled to win 3 shut video games to strength a 7th video game showdown for the championship. It was once the 7th and decisive online game, gained in a way exceptional within the historical past of the realm sequence, that gave us the treasure of Pirate Gold.

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