1970 MLB Season in Review

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A high-level summary of the 1970 Major League Baseball Season. The page includes standings, team totals and leaderboards. There is a lot more information on the season in various sub-sections such as the player register, team pages and boxscore-related pages.
Season Information
World Series Champions
Runner Up
Most Valuable Players
Cy Young Winners
Rookies of the Year
Managers of the Year
#1 Draft Pick
Mike Ivie (San Diego Padres)
All-Star Game
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1970 Major League Baseball Standings

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  • Playoff Team
  • American League East
    RanklgRankmlbRankTeam NameLinksGWLWPctGBLRFRADiffPlayoffsAttendanceAtt RankGeneral ManagerManager NameBallpark
    111Baltimore OriolesT - S - R - L16210854.667--792574218Won World Series (Reds)1,057,06915Harry DaltonEarl WeaverMemorial Stadium
    234New York YankeesT - S - R - L1629369.57415.068061268dnq1,136,87912Lee MacPhailRalph HoukYankee Stadium I
    358Boston Red SoxT - S - R - L1628775.53721.078672264dnq1,595,2786Dick O'ConnellEddie KaskoFenway Park
    4713Detroit TigersT - S - R - L1627983.48829.0666731-65dnq1,501,2937Jim CampbellMayo SmithTiger Stadium
    5815Cleveland IndiansT - S - R - L1627686.46932.0649675-26dnq729,75220Alvin DarkAlvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium
    6920Washington Senators IIT - S - R - L1627092.43238.0626689-63dnq824,78917Bob ShortTed WilliamsRFK Memorial Stadium
    American League West
    RanklgRankmlbRankTeam NameLinksGWLWPctGBLRFRADiffPlayoffsAttendanceAtt RankGeneral ManagerManager NameBallpark
    123Minnesota TwinsT - S - R - L1629864.605--744605139Lost ALCS (Orioles)1,261,88710Calvin GriffithBill RigneyMetropolitan Stadium
    246Oakland AthleticsT - S - R - L1628973.5499.067859385dnq778,35518Charlie FinleyJohn McNamaraOakland-Alameda County Coliseum
    369California AngelsT - S - R - L1628676.53112.06316301dnq1,077,74114Dick WalshLefty PhillipsAnaheim Stadium
    41122Kansas City RoyalsT - S - R - L1626597.40133.0611705-94dnq693,04722Cedric TallisBob Lemon, Charlie MetroMunicipal Stadium
    41021Milwaukee BrewersT - S - R - L1626597.40133.0613751-138dnq933,69016Marvin MilkesDave BristolCounty Stadium
    61224Chicago White SoxT - S - R - L16256106.34642.0633822-189dnq495,35524Ed ShortDon Gutteridge, Chuck Tanner, Bill AdairComiskey Park
    National League East
    RanklgRankmlbRankTeam NameLinksGWLWPctGBLRFRADiffPlayoffsAttendanceAtt RankGeneral ManagerManager NameBallpark
    125Pittsburgh PiratesT - S - R - L1628973.549--72966465Lost NLCS (Reds)1,341,9479Joe BrownDanny MurtaughThree Rivers Stadium
    2511Chicago CubsT - S - R - L1628478.5195.0806679127dnq1,642,7054John HollandLeo DurocherWrigley Field
    3612New York MetsT - S - R - L1628379.5126.069563065dnq2,697,4791Bob ScheffingGil HodgesShea Stadium
    4817St. Louis CardinalsT - S - R - L1627686.46913.0744747-3dnq1,629,7365Bing DevineRed SchoendienstBusch Stadium II
    51018Philadelphia PhilliesT - S - R - L1617388.45315.5594730-136dnq708,24721John QuinnFrank LucchesiConnie Mack Stadium
    61119Montreal ExposT - S - R - L1627389.45116.0687807-120dnq1,424,6838Jim FanningGene MauchJarry Park
    National League West
    RanklgRankmlbRankTeam NameLinksGWLWPctGBLRFRADiffPlayoffsAttendanceAtt RankGeneral ManagerManager NameBallpark
    112Cincinnati RedsT - S - R - L16210260.630--77568194Lost World Series (Orioles)1,803,5682Bob HowsamSparky AndersonRiverfront Stadium
    237Los Angeles DodgersT - S - R - L1618774.54014.574968465dnq1,697,1423Al CampanisWalter AlstonDodger Stadium
    3410San Francisco GiantsT - S - R - L1628676.53116.08318265dnq740,72019Horace StonehamCharlie Fox, Clyde KingCandlestick Park
    4714Houston AstrosT - S - R - L1627983.48823.0744763-19dnq1,253,44411Spec RichardsonHarry WalkerAstrodome
    5916Atlanta BravesT - S - R - L1627686.46926.0736772-36dnq1,078,84813Paul RichardsLum HarrisAtlanta Stadium
    61223San Diego PadresT - S - R - L1626399.38939.0681788-107dnq643,67923Buzzie BavasiPreston GomezSan Diego Stadium
    24 record(s)
    Rank If team context, indicates 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. G Games Played (or Pitched) 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 Playoffs Playoff participation description. Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season