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Saturday August 1,1970This 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 1970-08-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals1Baltimore Orioles9BoxJim PalmerDick Drago(none)
Boston Red Sox8California Angels0BoxGary PetersGreg Garrett(none)
Cleveland Indians3Chicago White Sox2BoxSam McDowellGerry Janeski(none)
Minnesota Twins12Detroit Tigers4BoxRon PerranoskiFred SchermanDick Woodson
New York Yankees4Milwaukee Brewers1BoxRon KlimkowskiBob HumphreysLindy McDaniel
Washington Senators II0Oakland Athletics5BoxChuck DobsonCasey Cox(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates20Atlanta Braves10BoxOrlando PenaGeorge StoneDave Giusti
Chicago Cubs4Cincinnati Reds6BoxWayne GrangerPhil Regan(none)
St. Louis Cardinals14Houston Astros7BoxNelson BrilesDon WilsonSal Campisi
Los Angeles Dodgers6Montreal Expos11BoxRich NyeAlan FosterClaude Raymond
Los Angeles Dodgers5Montreal Expos6BoxSteve RenkoClaude Osteen(none)
San Diego Padres2New York Mets4BoxTom SeaverEarl Wilson(none)
San Francisco Giants5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxDick SelmaJerry Johnson(none)
San Francisco Giants1Philadelphia Phillies6BoxRick WiseDon CarrithersBarry Lersch

Standings as of 1970-08-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles1046539.625--51740111630-2135-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium584315.741
257Detroit Tigers1035746.5537.54674452224-2433-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium592237.373
369New York Yankees1045747.5488.04524173528-2929-18W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I583622.621
4711Boston Red Sox1025349.52011.04724512119-3134-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park603426.567
5814Cleveland Indians1045054.48115.0410430-2023-2927-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium582632.448
6918Washington Senators II1034657.44718.5420464-4420-3226-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium592435.407
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins996336.636--50037512533-2130-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium633528.556
235Oakland Athletics1035845.5637.04493816826-2432-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum593128.525
346California Angels1045846.5587.54223982428-2130-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium582830.483
41022Milwaukee Brewers1063967.36827.5418528-11013-3525-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium562630.464
51123Kansas City Royals1043866.36527.5387483-9619-3319-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium582731.466
61224Chicago White Sox1063769.34929.5405546-14121-3716-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park561937.339
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138New York Mets1025646.549--4573827526-2430-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium602733.450
2410Pittsburgh Pirates1055748.5430.54664392726-2831-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field573225.561
3512Chicago Cubs1045450.5193.05254576820-2634-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field583028.517
4816Philadelphia Phillies1024755.4619.0378473-9526-2722-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium592633.441
5917Montreal Expos1054758.44810.5454553-9922-3324-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park572631.456
61120St. Louis Cardinals1044658.44211.0489492-325-3021-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II583028.517
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1077334.682--5244349032-1841-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field552926.527
224Los Angeles Dodgers1035944.57312.04823938934-2025-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium582830.483
3613Atlanta Braves1045054.48121.5499516-1722-2828-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium582632.448
4715San Francisco Giants1034954.47622.0556590-3423-2926-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park593722.627
51019Houston Astros1044658.44225.5467513-4619-3227-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome583325.569
61221San Diego Padres1054065.38132.0448503-5520-3420-31L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium572334.404


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Juan Bernhardt3B-1B16.335Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees.