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Monday, April 20,1970

Monday, April 20,1970

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 Baltimore Orioles 3 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Palmer Ray Culp -- 29,000 1:39
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 Milwaukee Brewers 4 California Angels 5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Paul Doyle Lew Krausse -- 4,358 3:00
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 Kansas City Royals 4 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mike Hedlund Diego Segui -- 2,631 3:02
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 New York Yankees 11 Washington Senators II 2 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Stan Bahnsen George Brunet Steve Hamilton 4,626 2:32
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 Cincinnati Reds 6 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Merritt George Stone -- 6,891 2:14
1970 reg season 1970-04-20 Houston Astros 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Forbes Field Dock Ellis Jim Bouton Dave Giusti 4,051 1:57
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 10 7 3 .700 0.0 48 33 15 W5 3-3 4-0 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 12 8 4 .667 0.0 54 42 12 W1 4-0 4-4 2 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 2.5 46 39 7 L3 2-5 3-1 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 9 4 5 .444 2.5 35 46 -11 L2 1-1 3-4 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 3.5 53 55 -2 W2 3-5 2-3 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 3.5 29 50 -21 W1 2-3 1-3 6 11 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.0 55 24 31 W2 5-2 1-0 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 12 8 4 .667 0.0 66 45 21 W1 5-0 3-4 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 11 6 5 .545 1.5 48 52 -4 W2 4-1 2-4 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 12 5 7 .417 3.0 38 50 -12 L3 1-3 4-4 4 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 10 4 6 .400 3.0 36 60 -24 W1 3-1 1-5 5 9 17 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 11 3 8 .273 4.5 51 63 -12 L5 3-4 0-4 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 9 7 2 .778 0.0 53 26 27 W4 4-0 3-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 9 6 3 .667 1.0 37 28 9 W5 1-3 5-0 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 10 6 4 .600 1.5 31 29 2 W1 4-1 2-3 3 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 11 6 5 .545 2.0 52 35 17 W1 3-2 3-3 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 12 4 8 .333 4.5 25 51 -26 L1 1-6 3-2 5 11 21 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 9 1 8 .111 6.0 22 53 -31 L4 0-5 1-3 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 16 12 4 .750 0.0 83 47 36 W2 6-2 6-2 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 14 7 7 .500 4.0 64 62 2 L1 1-3 6-4 2 6 12 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 14 7 7 .500 4.0 86 90 -4 L1 3-4 4-3 3 7 11 -- dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 12 5 7 .417 5.0 34 45 -11 W2 4-2 1-5 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 5.5 68 75 -7 L4 3-3 2-5 5 10 18 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 5.5 40 54 -14 L3 4-6 1-2 6 9 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Turk Farrell Atlanta Braves Hist Signed contract with Braves
Jim Gosger Montreal Expos Hist Sold by San Francisco Giants to Montreal Expos
Mike Hedlund Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)