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Wednesday, August 5,1970

Wednesday, August 5,1970

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Boston Red Sox  0  Baltimore Orioles  3  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Sonny Siebert -- 16,747 2:01
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Milwaukee Brewers  3  Chicago White Sox  9  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jim Magnuson Gene Brabender Danny Murphy 4,583 2:28
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 New York Yankees  7  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Fritz Peterson Sam McDowell Lindy McDaniel 19,335 2:45
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Washington Senators II  1  Detroit Tigers  3  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mickey Lolich Jim Shellenback -- 16,387 2:09
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Oakland Athletics  4  Kansas City Royals  1  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Chuck Dobson Dick Drago -- 9,274 2:19
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 California Angels  7  Minnesota Twins  5  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mel Queen Ron Perranoski -- 23,581 2:58
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Atlanta Braves  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  12  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Alan Foster George Stone -- 18,094 2:39
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Chicago Cubs  2  Montreal Expos  6  box | pbp Parc Jarry Mike Wegener Milt Pappas -- 0 2:03
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Chicago Cubs  11  Montreal Expos  3  box | pbp Parc Jarry Larry Gura Steve Renko -- 26,662 3:12
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Philadelphia Phillies  0  Pittsburgh Pirates  4  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Luke Walker Rick Wise -- 12,915 2:03
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Houston Astros  4  San Diego Padres  3  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Fred Gladding Tom Dukes -- 3,286 2:44
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 Cincinnati Reds  3  San Francisco Giants  5  box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Jim McGlothlin -- 11,798 2:27
1970 reg season Aug 5,1970 New York Mets  5  St. Louis Cardinals  3  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Danny Frisella Steve Carlton Ron Taylor 24,188 2:20
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 107 68 39 .636 0.0 535 411 124 W5 30-21 38-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 107 58 49 .542 10.0 474 458 16 W1 24-24 34-25 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 107 58 49 .542 10.0 465 435 30 W1 29-31 29-18 3 6 8 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 105 53 52 .505 14.0 477 467 10 L3 19-34 34-18 4 7 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 108 52 56 .481 16.5 430 448 -18 L1 24-30 28-26 5 8 14 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 108 49 59 .454 19.5 435 471 -36 L1 23-34 26-25 6 9 16 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 104 66 38 .635 0.0 518 392 126 L1 34-21 32-17 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 108 61 47 .565 7.0 460 396 64 W2 27-24 34-23 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 108 61 47 .565 7.0 445 410 35 W1 30-22 31-25 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 111 41 70 .369 28.5 437 551 -114 L2 14-38 26-33 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 108 39 69 .361 29.0 404 501 -97 L2 20-35 19-34 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 40 71 .360 29.5 428 568 -140 W2 21-37 19-34 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 109 60 49 .550 0.0 484 456 28 W2 28-29 32-20 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 107 58 49 .542 1.0 469 398 71 W2 27-24 31-25 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 109 56 53 .514 4.0 547 475 72 W1 22-29 34-24 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 108 49 59 .454 10.5 502 502 0 L1 28-30 21-29 4 8 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 106 48 58 .453 10.5 388 490 -102 L3 26-28 23-29 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 110 49 61 .445 11.5 476 576 -100 L1 22-33 26-29 6 10 19 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 111 75 36 .676 0.0 546 453 93 L1 33-20 42-16 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 61 46 .570 12.0 506 414 92 W1 35-20 26-26 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 21.0 583 606 -23 W3 25-30 27-25 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 109 52 57 .477 22.0 522 547 -25 L1 24-30 28-27 4 7 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 109 48 61 .440 26.0 482 533 -51 W1 20-32 28-29 5 11 20 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 110 43 67 .391 31.5 469 524 -55 L2 22-34 21-33 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)