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Games on 1970-05-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox22Boston Red Sox13BoxFloyd WeaverGary Peters(none)
Baltimore Orioles1California Angels6BoxClyde WrightDave McNallyKen Tatum
Detroit Tigers6Milwaukee Brewers7BoxDave BaldwinDennis Saunders(none)
New York Yankees6Minnesota Twins7BoxStan WilliamsLindy McDaniel(none)
Cleveland Indians3Oakland Athletics2BoxDick EllsworthCatfish HunterRich Hand
Kansas City Royals6Washington Senators II5BoxTom BurgmeierDarold KnowlesKen Wright
Philadelphia Phillies1Atlanta Braves9BoxJim NashRick Wise(none)
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs7BoxFergie JenkinsMike Corkins(none)
Montreal Expos4Cincinnati Reds6BoxJim MerrittHowie ReedWayne Granger
Houston Astros4New York Mets14BoxRay SadeckiDenny LemasterRon Taylor
Houston Astros3New York Mets4BoxTug McGrawDenny Lemaster(none)
San Francisco Giants3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBob MooseJuan MarichalDave Giusti
Los Angeles Dodgers8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJose PenaGeorge Culver(none)

Standings as of 1970-05-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles483315.688--2301646615-818-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1147539.658
2510New York Yankees502624.5208.0226217913-1713-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1126745.598
3612Washington Senators II462224.47810.0193207-147-1115-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1164868.414
4713Detroit Tigers442123.47710.0200202-210-1311-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1185860.492
5816Boston Red Sox452025.44411.5189208-195-1715-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1176750.573
61122Cleveland Indians431627.37214.5144183-399-157-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1196059.504
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins443113.705--2431707316-515-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1186751.568
234California Angels473017.6382.52061574915-815-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1155659.487
349Oakland Athletics482523.5218.02181902811-1214-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1146450.561
4919Kansas City Royals461927.41313.0192229-3710-129-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1164670.397
51021Chicago White Sox471829.38314.5189244-559-139-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1153877.330
61224Milwaukee Brewers461630.34816.0197256-595-2110-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium1164967.422
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago Cubs442519.568--207186218-1317-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1185959.500
258New York Mets482523.5212.01991752412-913-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1145856.509
3714Pittsburgh Pirates492326.4694.5211228-1710-1413-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field1136647.584
4815St. Louis Cardinals452124.4674.5204195910-1111-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1175562.470
51120Philadelphia Phillies471928.4047.5144212-6813-157-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1145460.474
61223Montreal Expos461729.3709.0160255-959-167-14L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1165660.483
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds503614.720--2511866516-1020-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field1126646.589
225Atlanta Braves462719.5877.02392003913-1114-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1164967.422
336Los Angeles Dodgers482820.5837.02371726516-612-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1135954.522
4611San Francisco Giants502426.48012.0290314-2410-1314-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1126250.554
5917Houston Astros502129.42015.0231258-279-1812-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1125854.518
61018San Diego Padres532231.41515.5247239812-1410-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1094168.376