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MLB Games on Monday August 31, 1970

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL2Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP922,339Fenway ParkNight2:30Ray CulpMickey LolichSparky LyleConigliaro
Baltimore OriolesAL10New York YankeesAL2Box | PBP915,301Yankee Stadium INight2:06Mike CuellarStan Bahnsen---Robinson
Cleveland IndiansAL4Washington Senators IIAL5Box | PBP97,379RFK Memorial StadiumNight2:29Casey CoxSteve DunningDarold KnowlesHoward, Nettles, Rodriguez
New York MetsNL11St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP917,284Busch Stadium IINight2:34Jerry KoosmanNelson BrilesRon TaylorAgee, Simmons, Torre
4 record(s)
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 Monday, August 31, 1970

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1338647.647-65448816641-2645-2129227.759
AL East246New York Yankees1347460.55212.55725304234-3640-2428199.679
AL East369Detroit Tigers1326963.52316.5571572-131-3338-30301020.333
AL East4711Boston Red Sox1316863.51917.06266012525-4043-23311912.613
AL East5816Cleveland Indians1336469.48122.0545568-2328-3836-31291217.414
AL East6917Washington Senators II1326369.47722.5535548-1327-3936-3030723.233
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Minnesota Twins1307654.585-59749710036-3040-24322210.688
AL West234California Angels1327458.5613.05405152539-2835-30301218.400
AL West357Oakland Athletics1327062.5307.05544886632-3438-28301911.633
AL West41021Kansas City Royals1325181.38626.0496598-10224-4027-41301416.467
AL West51122Milwaukee Brewers1345183.38127.0511641-13020-4730-37281414.500
AL West61224Chicago White Sox1354986.36329.5534689-15523-4426-4227720.259
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East138Pittsburgh Pirates1337063.526-6025614130-3640-27291910.655
NL East2512Chicago Cubs1336964.5191.067457110329-3640-28291514.517
NL East3613New York Mets1326864.5151.55795245533-3435-30301515.500
NL East4815St. Louis Cardinals1336469.4816.06296181135-3229-37291217.414
NL East51019Philadelphia Phillies1326171.4628.5486595-10928-3834-32291217.414
NL East61120Montreal Expos1325874.43911.5570673-10327-4030-35301515.500
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Cincinnati Reds1358649.637-6505648639-2947-20271611.593
NL West225Los Angeles Dodgers1307258.55411.56155259041-2331-35311516.484
NL West3410San Francisco Giants1326963.52315.5695716-2131-3438-29301713.567
NL West4714Atlanta Braves1326567.49219.5619631-1229-3836-29301119.367
NL West5918Houston Astros1326270.47022.5598637-3928-3834-32301713.567
NL West61223San Diego Padres1325082.37934.5562664-10225-4125-41301317.433
24 record(s)
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