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Tuesday August 11,1970This 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 1970-08-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles7California Angels0BoxMike CuellarAndy Messersmith(none)
Detroit Tigers2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxMike KilkennyAl DowningTom Timmermann
Chicago White Sox1New York Yankees7BoxMel StottlemyreGerry Janeski(none)
Cleveland Indians5Oakland Athletics6BoxJim RolandDean ChanceBob Locker
Minnesota Twins2Washington Senators II3BoxDarold KnowlesBert Blyleven(none)
Montreal Expos0Atlanta Braves1BoxJim NashCarl Morton(none)
San Francisco Giants1Chicago Cubs4BoxFergie JenkinsFrank Reberger(none)
New York Mets1Cincinnati Reds8BoxGary NolanJim McAndrew(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Houston Astros5BoxJim BunningJack BillinghamDick Selma
Los Angeles Dodgers5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxClaude OsteenBruce Dal CantonJim Brewer
San Diego Padres10St. Louis Cardinals11BoxHarry ParkerRon Herbel(none)

Standings as of 1970-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1147242.632--57344313034-2438-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium483612.750
258New York Yankees1146252.54410.05024643829-3133-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I483117.646
369Detroit Tigers1146153.53511.0504495927-2834-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium481830.375
4712Boston Red Sox1105654.50914.05054931220-3536-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park523121.596
5813Cleveland Indians1155659.48716.5463477-1426-3230-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium472027.426
6918Washington Senators II1145262.45620.0456491-3523-3429-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium481830.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins1116942.622--53341411934-2235-20L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium512922.569
235Oakland Athletics1156550.5656.04874177030-2735-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum472423.511
346California Angels1146450.5616.54644343033-2431-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium482226.458
41022Kansas City Royals1134271.37228.0428515-8720-3522-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium492326.469
51123Milwaukee Brewers1174374.36829.0452579-12716-4126-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium452223.489
61224Chicago White Sox1174275.35930.0451596-14521-3821-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park451431.311
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Pittsburgh Pirates1166452.552--5254903528-2936-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field462521.543
2410New York Mets1136053.5312.54964346229-2831-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium492326.469
3511Chicago Cubs1155956.5134.55644956924-3235-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field472522.532
4816St. Louis Cardinals1145460.4749.0539530928-3026-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II482226.458
5917Philadelphia Phillies1135261.46010.5414516-10227-3026-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium482127.438
61120Montreal Expos1165066.43114.0496604-10823-3726-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park462323.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1177839.667--5774908735-2343-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field452421.533
224Los Angeles Dodgers1136449.56612.05394429736-2028-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium482325.479
3614San Francisco Giants1135558.48721.0612637-2525-3130-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park493118.633
4715Atlanta Braves1145559.48221.5538560-2226-3229-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium482127.438
51019Houston Astros1155164.44326.0519564-4523-3428-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome472819.596
61221San Diego Padres1154570.39132.0497554-5722-3523-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium471829.383


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Lou Klimchock3B-2B30.301Released by Indians.