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Wednesday June 17,1970This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1970-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers5Baltimore Orioles1BoxGene BrabenderDave McNallyBob Humphreys
New York Yankees3Chicago White Sox6BoxGerry JaneskiFritz PetersonWilbur Wood
Oakland Athletics7Detroit Tigers9BoxFred SchermanDiego SeguiTom Timmermann
Boston Red Sox3Kansas City Royals1BoxKen BrettDave Morehead(none)
Washington Senators II3Minnesota Twins1BoxGeorge BrunetJim KaatDarold Knowles
Pittsburgh Pirates0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxClaude OsteenDock Ellis(none)
Atlanta Braves6Montreal Expos5BoxLarry JasterClaude RaymondBob Priddy
Cincinnati Reds7New York Mets4BoxClay CarrollRon TaylorWayne Granger
Houston Astros2Philadelphia Phillies4BoxWoodie FrymanLarry DierkerBarry Lersch
St. Louis Cardinals8San Diego Padres0BoxBob GibsonDanny Coombs(none)
Chicago Cubs6San Francisco Giants1BoxKen HoltzmanSkip Pitlock(none)

Standings as of 1970-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles623923.629--2882266218-1121-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1006931.690
234New York Yankees633726.5872.52852463917-1820-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I995643.566
3610Detroit Tigers593128.5256.52792681113-1618-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1034855.466
4712Boston Red Sox582929.5008.0250260-109-2120-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1045846.558
5814Washington Senators II612932.4759.5260279-1912-1517-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1014160.406
6917Cleveland Indians582632.44811.0224239-1514-1712-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1045054.481
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins573819.667--2962187819-919-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1056045.571
246California Angels613526.5745.02502203017-1418-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1015150.505
359Oakland Athletics633429.5407.02922543816-1618-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum995544.556
41022Chicago White Sox622339.37117.5249320-7111-1812-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1003367.330
51123Kansas City Royals602139.35018.5234297-6310-1811-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1024458.431
61224Milwaukee Brewers622141.33919.5268348-808-2612-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium1004456.440
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Chicago Cubs573324.579--2832394413-1620-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1055154.486
2511New York Mets613130.5084.02462232314-1517-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1015249.515
3613Pittsburgh Pirates643133.4845.5261276-1514-1917-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field985840.592
4715St. Louis Cardinals592831.4756.02712442714-1614-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1034855.466
5918Philadelphia Phillies602634.4338.5202268-6616-1711-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1014754.465
61221Montreal Expos602337.38311.5222323-10112-1910-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1025052.490
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds634518.714--3232388521-1324-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field995742.576
237Atlanta Braves593326.55910.02852632217-1516-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1034360.417
348Los Angeles Dodgers633528.55610.02792205918-1017-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium985246.531
4816San Francisco Giants622933.46815.5336383-4711-1718-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1005743.570
51019San Diego Padres682939.42618.5309315-615-1614-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium943460.362
61120Houston Astros642737.42218.5285310-2510-2217-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome985246.531


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike BarlowP22.048Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics.