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Thursday, May 7,1970

Thursday, May 7,1970

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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 1970-05-07 Kansas City Royals 6 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Eddie Watt Moe Drabowsky -- 5,063 3:00
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Washington Senators II 0 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Tom Murphy Joe Coleman -- 6,301 2:02
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Minnesota Twins 9 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Perry Joe Niekro Ron Perranoski 11,591 3:00
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Boston Red Sox 1 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Lew Krausse Ray Culp John Gelnar 8,194 2:05
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 New York Yankees 7 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Fritz Peterson Rollie Fingers Lindy McDaniel 4,272 2:18
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Cincinnati Reds 5 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jim McGlothlin Joe Decker Clay Carroll 16,101 2:20
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Luke Walker Jim Bouton Dave Giusti 11,678 3:06
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 San Francisco Giants 8 Montreal Expos 15 box | pbp Parc Jarry Carl Morton Gaylord Perry Claude Raymond 6,505 3:17
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ray Lamb Jim McAndrew -- 16,552 3:23
1970 reg season 1970-05-07 San Diego Padres 8 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Shibe Park Pat Dobson Chris Short Ron Herbel 2,045 2:29
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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.
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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 25 17 8 .680 0.0 138 95 43 W3 9-2 8-6 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 24 14 10 .583 2.5 117 100 17 L1 9-8 5-2 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 24 13 11 .542 3.5 102 90 12 L2 3-7 10-4 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 28 15 13 .536 3.5 130 122 8 W2 6-8 9-5 4 6 10 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 4.5 114 125 -11 L2 2-3 11-10 5 7 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 23 9 14 .391 7.0 69 91 -22 L2 6-8 3-6 6 10 21 -- 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 24 16 8 .667 0.0 120 85 35 W1 9-4 7-4 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 25 16 9 .640 0.5 115 87 28 W2 9-4 7-5 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 5.0 90 123 -33 W2 5-5 6-8 3 8 16 -- dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 5.5 109 113 -4 L2 5-9 7-6 4 9 18 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 25 8 17 .320 8.5 99 135 -36 L4 4-6 4-11 5 11 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 27 7 20 .259 10.5 108 145 -37 W2 5-15 2-5 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 East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 23 13 10 .565 0.0 97 90 7 L6 3-9 10-1 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 1.5 96 82 14 L1 8-7 5-6 2 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 1.5 85 113 -28 L1 8-9 5-4 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 2.5 104 123 -19 W1 5-7 7-7 4 8 15 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 22 10 12 .455 2.5 97 96 1 L3 4-4 6-8 5 9 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 23 7 16 .304 6.0 73 142 -69 W1 5-11 2-5 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 28 22 6 .786 0.0 151 88 63 W8 9-4 13-2 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 26 15 11 .577 6.0 149 127 22 W9 7-5 8-6 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 26 14 12 .538 7.0 97 75 22 W1 7-3 7-9 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 9.0 160 164 -4 L1 4-6 9-9 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 28 12 16 .429 10.0 130 135 -5 L1 4-11 8-5 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 28 11 17 .393 11.0 101 105 -4 W1 7-8 4-9 6 11 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)