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Sunday August 30,1970This 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 1970-08-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers5Baltimore Orioles2BoxSkip LockwoodJim PalmerKen Sanders
Boston Red Sox21Chicago White Sox11BoxKen BrettGerry JaneskiSparky Lyle
Boston Red Sox4Chicago White Sox1BoxMike NagyJim Magnuson(none)
California Angels10Cleveland Indians9BoxAndy MessersmithVince Colbert(none)
Oakland Athletics5Detroit Tigers6BoxTom TimmermannBob LockerBob Reed
Washington Senators II3Kansas City Royals4BoxTom BurgmeierHoracio Pina(none)
Minnesota Twins2New York Yankees5BoxSteve KlineBert BlylevenLindy McDaniel
New York Mets5Houston Astros9BoxDon WilsonNolan RyanFred Gladding
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxSteve CarltonSandy Vance(none)
Cincinnati Reds1Montreal Expos5BoxSteve RenkoJim Merritt(none)
Atlanta Braves2Philadelphia Phillies4BoxBarry LerschPat JarvisDick Selma
Chicago Cubs3San Diego Padres0BoxBill HandsDave Roberts(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants7BoxJerry JohnsonLuke WalkerRich Robertson
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants2BoxRon BryantDave Giusti(none)

Standings as of 1970-08-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1328547.644--64448615840-2645-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium30237.767
245New York Yankees1337459.55611.55705205034-3640-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I291910.655
368Detroit Tigers1316962.52715.5569568131-3238-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium311021.323
4712Boston Red Sox1306763.51517.06225992325-4042-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park322012.625
5816Cleveland Indians1326468.48521.0541563-2228-3736-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium301218.400
6917Washington Senators II1316269.47322.5530544-1427-3935-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium31823.258
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins1307654.585--59749710036-3040-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium322210.688
234California Angels1327458.5613.05405152539-2835-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium301218.400
357Oakland Athletics1327062.5307.05544886632-3438-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum301911.633
41021Kansas City Royals1325181.38626.0496598-10224-4027-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium301416.467
51122Milwaukee Brewers1345183.38127.0511641-13020-4730-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium281414.500
61224Chicago White Sox1354986.36329.5534689-15523-4426-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park27720.259
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Pittsburgh Pirates1337063.526--6025614130-3640-27L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field291910.655
2511Chicago Cubs1336964.5191.067457110329-3640-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field291514.517
3613New York Mets1316764.5112.05685194932-3435-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium311615.516
4815St. Louis Cardinals1326468.4855.56246071735-3229-36W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II301218.400
51019Philadelphia Phillies1326171.4628.5486595-10928-3834-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium291217.414
61120Montreal Expos1325874.43911.5570673-10327-4030-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park301515.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds1358649.637--6505648639-2947-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field271611.593
226Los Angeles Dodgers1307258.55411.56155259041-2331-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium311516.484
3410San Francisco Giants1326963.52315.5695716-2131-3438-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park301713.567
4714Atlanta Braves1326567.49219.5619631-1229-3836-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium301119.367
5918Houston Astros1326270.47022.5598637-3928-3834-32W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome301713.567
61223San Diego Padres1325082.37934.5562664-10225-4125-41L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium301317.433