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MLB Games on Saturday August 15, 1970

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL3Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP925,270Fenway ParkDay2:32Sonny SiebertJim Perry---Petrocelli
Minnesota TwinsAL7Boston Red SoxAL11Box | PBP923,277Fenway ParkNight3:05Gary WagnerRon Perranoski---Alyea, Oliva, Smith, Thomas, Yastrzemski
Detroit TigersAL5California AngelsAL1Box | PBP916,008Anaheim StadiumNight2:31Joe NiekroLloyd Allen---Kaline
Kansas City RoyalsAL4New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP910,098Yankee Stadium IDay2:29Ron KlimkowskiTom BurgmeierLindy McDanielWhite
Baltimore OriolesAL7Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP926,311Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:27Mike CuellarDiego Segui---Rettenmund, Robinson
Chicago White SoxAL2Washington Senators IIAL4Box | PBP98,610RFK Memorial StadiumNight2:00Jackie BrownJerry Crider---Herrmann, Howard, McCraw, Reichardt
New York MetsNL2Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP931,897Atlanta StadiumNight2:18Hoyt WilhelmTom Seaver---Clendenon
Los Angeles DodgersNL9Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay2:36Pete MikkelsenFergie Jenkins---Callison, Crawford, Hickman
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Chicago CubsNL13Box | PBP935,345Wrigley FieldDay2:39Ken HoltzmanJoe Moeller---Hundley, Kosco, Popovich, Santo, Williams
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP1442,606Riverfront StadiumNight3:58Ray WashburnBill Champion---Briggs, May (2)
Montreal ExposNL3Houston AstrosNL7Box | PBP914,527AstrodomeDay2:21Don WilsonCarl MortonFred GladdingBailey, Rader, Staub
San Diego PadresNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Box | PBP914,110Three Rivers StadiumDay2:24Bob VealeEarl Wilson---Mazeroski, Pagan (2)
San Francisco GiantsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP935,835Busch Stadium IINight2:44Don CarrithersNelson BrilesJerry JohnsonBonds, McCovey
13 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, August 15, 1970

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles1187444.627-58745513236-2638-18443410.773
AL East258New York Yankees1186553.5519.05154783729-3136-22442816.636
AL East369Detroit Tigers1186256.52512.0519512728-3134-25441727.386
AL East4711Boston Red Sox1166056.51713.05425231920-3540-21462719.587
AL East5815Cleveland Indians1185761.48317.0474495-2127-3430-27441925.432
AL East6916Washington Senators II1185662.47518.0472501-2923-3433-28441430.318
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Minnesota Twins1166947.595-54744410334-2735-20462917.630
AL West235Oakland Athletics1196752.5633.55064327430-2737-25432221.512
AL West346California Angels1186652.5594.04794493033-2433-28442024.455
AL West41022Milwaukee Brewers1204674.38325.0465589-12416-4129-34421923.452
AL West51123Kansas City Royals1184474.37326.0453536-8322-3822-36442123.477
AL West61224Chicago White Sox1214378.35528.5466611-14522-4121-37411328.317
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East137Pittsburgh Pirates1206753.558-5505064428-2939-24422220.524
NL East2410New York Mets1186256.5254.05074565131-3131-25442123.477
NL East3512Chicago Cubs1206159.5086.06025287424-3237-27422319.548
NL East4817St. Louis Cardinals1195663.47110.5559552728-3028-33432023.465
NL East51019Philadelphia Phillies1175364.45312.5426533-10728-3326-30442024.455
NL East61120Montreal Expos1205169.42516.0517625-10824-4026-30422220.524
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds1218041.661-5935029135-2345-18412219.537
NL West224Los Angeles Dodgers1176750.57311.05744759939-2128-29442024.455
NL West3613Atlanta Braves1195960.49620.0565576-1126-3233-28431726.395
NL West4714San Francisco Giants1185860.49220.5630654-2428-3330-27442816.636
NL West5918Houston Astros1195465.45425.0536580-4423-3431-31432518.581
NL West61221San Diego Padres1204674.38333.5515587-7223-3923-35421725.405
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season