First signed by the Yankees, Dukes saved 10 of the 1970 Padres' 63 wins. He was 1-5
for the 1971 AL champion Orioles and went with them on their post-season tour of
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»July 12, 1968:
The Cardinals beat the Astros, 8–1, but Houston scores a run on Bob Gibson. Denis Menke's bloop double, fair by inches, drives home the lone run. Houston reliever Tom Dukes ties the major-league record with his 9th straight relief appearance for the Astros.