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MLB Games on Sunday May 17, 1970

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP100Comiskey ParkDay2:45Al FitzmorrisWilbur Wood---Herrmann (2)
Kansas City RoyalsAL8Chicago White SoxAL4Box | PBP1118,145Comiskey ParkDay3:16Jim RookerWilbur Wood---Kelly
Minnesota TwinsAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP916,393County StadiumDay2:28Jim PerryLew Krausse------
California AngelsAL7Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP90Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:40Clyde WrightBlue Moon OdomKen TatumJohnson
California AngelsAL5Oakland AthleticsAL6Box | PBP1017,326Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay3:10Jim RolandGreg Garrett---Alou, Bando, Monday, Spencer
Atlanta BravesNL1Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP90Crosley FieldDay2:18Jim MerrittPat Jarvis---Perez, Rose
Atlanta BravesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP1533,217Crosley FieldDay3:55Don GullettGary Neibauer---Aaron, Bench, May, Rose
San Francisco GiantsNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL8Box | PBP928,122Dodger StadiumDay2:34Claude OsteenRich Robertson---Mota
Montreal ExposNL8Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP98,604Forbes FieldDay3:05John StrohmayerGene GarberClaude RaymondJones, Staub, Wine
Houston AstrosNL3San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP98,957San Diego StadiumDay2:24Mike CorkinsDenny LemasterRon HerbelCannizzaro, Huntz, Morgan, Pepitone
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP933,799Busch Stadium IIDay2:13Sal CampisiFergie JenkinsChuck Taylor---
11 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Sunday, May 17, 1970

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles33249.727-1761185812-312-61298445.651
AL East249New York Yankees361917.5286.516615888-1211-51267452.587
AL East3613Detroit Tigers311516.4848.0146149-39-106-61316467.489
AL East4715Boston Red Sox321517.4698.512712524-1211-51307258.554
AL East5919Washington Senators II331320.39411.0137162-252-811-121295772.442
AL East61122Cleveland Indians291118.37911.088114-267-94-91336568.489
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Minnesota Twins322210.688-1671184913-59-51307654.585
AL West234California Angels352312.6570.51661283811-612-61276364.496
AL West3511Oakland Athletics361818.5006.0161147145-913-91267155.563
AL West4817Chicago White Sox341519.4418.0135166-317-98-101284187.320
AL West51021Kansas City Royals341321.38210.0139178-399-104-111285276.406
AL West61224Milwaukee Brewers351223.34311.5145190-455-156-91275374.417
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East147Chicago Cubs321715.531-137126114-1113-41306763.515
NL East258New York Mets341816.529-1401122811-77-91286563.508
NL East3610St. Louis Cardinals321616.5001.014413775-611-101306070.462
NL East4916Pittsburgh Pirates361620.4443.0148173-257-109-101267353.579
NL East51120Philadelphia Phillies341321.3825.0104166-628-115-101276067.472
NL East61223Montreal Expos331221.3645.5112196-849-133-81296168.473
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds372710.730-1871295811-716-31257550.600
NL West225Los Angeles Dodgers352015.5716.01581104810-310-121266759.532
NL West336Atlanta Braves351916.5437.0187168199-910-71275770.449
NL West4712Houston Astros371819.4869.018617978-1310-61256164.488
NL West5814San Francisco Giants381820.4749.5212227-159-119-91246856.548
NL West61018San Diego Padres391722.43611.0164156810-97-131234677.374
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season