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Monday June 22,1970This 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 1970-06-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles9Boston Red Sox8BoxDick HallSparky LyleEddie Watt
Minnesota Twins4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxJim KaatGene BrabenderRon Perranoski
Kansas City Royals1Oakland Athletics2BoxBob LockerTom Burgmeier(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves2BoxAlan FosterPhil NiekroJim Brewer
New York Mets9Chicago Cubs5BoxRon TaylorFergie Jenkins(none)
San Francisco Giants13Cincinnati Reds6BoxRich RobertsonDon Gullett(none)
San Diego Padres1Houston Astros4BoxDon WilsonDave Roberts(none)
Montreal Expos0Philadelphia Phillies6BoxWoodie FrymanBill Stoneman(none)
Montreal Expos2Philadelphia Phillies3BoxRick WiseSteve Renko(none)
St. Louis Cardinals6Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJerry ReussDock Ellis(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJim NelsonFrank Linzy(none)

Standings as of 1970-06-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles674423.657--3212526919-1125-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium956431.674
234New York Yankees674027.5974.03142684620-1920-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I955342.558
3610Detroit Tigers633330.5249.02982841415-1818-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium994653.465
4715Boston Red Sox633033.47612.0280298-189-2121-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park995742.576
5816Cleveland Indians632934.46013.0246261-1514-1715-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium994752.475
6918Washington Senators II662937.43914.5281309-2812-2017-17L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium964155.427
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins614021.656--3152338221-1119-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1015843.574
245California Angels643727.5784.52622303217-1420-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium984949.500
356Oakland Athletics683830.5595.53152714416-1622-14W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum945143.543
41022Chicago White Sox662442.36418.5265341-7612-2112-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park963264.333
51123Kansas City Royals642341.35918.5247314-6710-1913-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium984256.429
61224Milwaukee Brewers662244.33320.5281364-839-2812-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium964353.448
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Chicago Cubs633528.556--3072624514-1621-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field994950.495
2511New York Mets643331.5162.52692333615-1518-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium985048.510
3612Pittsburgh Pirates693435.4934.0277291-1414-1920-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field935538.591
4713St. Louis Cardinals653233.4924.02912593218-1814-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II974453.454
5917Philadelphia Phillies642935.4536.5216284-6817-1813-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium974453.454
61221Montreal Expos662541.37911.5243353-11013-2311-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park964848.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds684721.691--3472737421-1326-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field945539.585
227Los Angeles Dodgers683830.5599.03052406521-1217-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium934944.527
349Atlanta Braves653629.5549.53172981917-1619-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium974057.412
4814San Francisco Giants673235.47814.5366404-3814-1818-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park955441.568
51019Houston Astros692940.42018.5310334-2411-2518-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome935043.538
61120San Diego Padres723042.41719.0319336-1715-1715-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium903357.367


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tommy DavisOF31.093Purchased by Athletics from Astros. 
Chuck HartensteinP28.027Claimed on waivers by Cardinals from Pirates. 
Ron KlineP38.105Released by Braves. 
Bombo RiveraOF17.324Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Expos.