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Wednesday July 29,1970This date in baseball
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Games on 1970-07-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox2Baltimore Orioles1BoxWilbur WoodJim Hardin(none)
New York Yankees8California Angels3BoxRon KlimkowskiClyde WrightJack Aker
Minnesota Twins8Cleveland Indians9BoxDean ChanceDave BoswellPhil Hennigan
Kansas City Royals3Detroit Tigers10BoxLes CainJim RookerTom Timmermann
Washington Senators II4Milwaukee Brewers2BoxDick BosmanLew KrausseJoe Grzenda
Boston Red Sox4Oakland Athletics1BoxRay CulpDiego Segui(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7Atlanta Braves9BoxRon ReedFrank LinzyHoyt Wilhelm
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs9BoxKen HoltzmanLarry Dierker(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds4BoxGary NolanDock EllisWayne Granger
San Diego Padres3Montreal Expos4BoxCarl MortonClay Kirby(none)
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets2BoxSkip PitlockRich FolkersDon McMahon

Standings as of 1970-07-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles1026339.618--50539910630-2133-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium604515.750
246Detroit Tigers1005644.5606.04514213024-2432-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium622339.371
3610New York Yankees1015447.5358.54364102625-2929-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I613922.639
4711Boston Red Sox995148.51510.54614491217-3034-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park633627.571
5814Cleveland Indians1014853.47514.5400421-2122-2826-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium612833.459
6916Washington Senators II1004654.46016.0414448-3420-2926-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium622438.387
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins966234.646--47735811932-1930-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium663630.545
235California Angels1025844.5697.04223883428-2130-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium602832.467
357Oakland Athletics1005545.5509.04373766126-2429-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum623428.548
41022Milwaukee Brewers1023864.37327.0405510-10513-3524-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium602733.450
51123Kansas City Royals1013764.36627.5382469-8718-3119-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium612833.459
61224Chicago White Sox1043668.34630.0398539-14121-3715-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park582038.345
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Pittsburgh Pirates1025646.549--4394172225-2631-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field603327.550
249New York Mets1005446.5401.04473757226-2428-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium622933.468
3512Chicago Cubs1005149.5104.04974405718-2533-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field623329.532
4817Philadelphia Phillies984553.4599.0361452-9126-2720-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium632835.444
51019Montreal Expos1014556.44610.5429527-9822-3322-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park612833.459
61120St. Louis Cardinals1014358.42612.5466482-1622-3021-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II613328.541
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1037132.689--5024089432-1839-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field593128.525
224Los Angeles Dodgers995742.57612.04563688832-1825-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium623032.484
3613Atlanta Braves1014952.48521.0483489-622-2827-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium612734.443
4715San Francisco Giants994752.47522.0535573-3821-2726-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park633924.619
5918Houston Astros1014655.45524.0456488-3219-3127-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome613328.541
61221San Diego Padres1034063.38831.0441493-5220-3220-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium592336.390


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joe Pepitone1B-OF29.293Purchased by Cubs from Astros.