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Friday, May 22,1970

Friday, May 22,1970

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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 1970-05-22 Boston Red Sox 4 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dick Hall Gary Peters -- 16,904 2:27
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Oakland Athletics 9 Chicago White Sox 8 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Paul Lindblad Wilbur Wood Mudcat Grant 8,886 3:15
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 New York Yankees 7 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Fritz Peterson Dean Chance Jack Aker 12,890 2:45
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Washington Senators II 2 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Joe Niekro Jim Hannan Fred Scherman 17,572 2:43
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Dick Drago Bobby Bolin Al Fitzmorris 8,201 2:55
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 California Angels 3 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Clyde Wright Jim Perry Ken Tatum 16,923 2:43
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Cincinnati Reds 5 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Jim Merritt Larry Dierker -- 23,378 2:26
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Atlanta Braves 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Pat Jarvis Sandy Vance -- 45,716 2:21
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Montreal Expos 6 box | pbp Parc Jarry Bill Stoneman Bob Moose -- 10,576 2:16
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 Chicago Cubs 6 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jim Colborn Jerry Koosman -- 50,586 2:52
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Shibe Park Frank Linzy Mike Jackson -- 12,003 2:47
1970 reg season 1970-05-22 San Diego Padres 4 San Francisco Giants 9 box | pbp Candlestick Park Rich Robertson Mike Corkins -- 4,334 2:44
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 39 27 12 .692 0.0 199 144 55 W2 14-6 13-6 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 41 22 19 .537 6.0 186 173 13 W2 9-12 13-7 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 7.5 164 163 1 W1 9-11 9-7 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 9.5 145 153 -8 L3 4-15 12-5 4 7 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 38 16 22 .421 10.5 151 171 -20 L2 3-10 13-12 5 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 34 13 21 .382 11.5 113 140 -27 L1 7-11 6-10 6 10 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 36 25 11 .694 0.0 191 135 56 L1 16-5 9-6 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 39 26 13 .667 0.5 180 134 46 W1 14-7 12-6 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 39 19 20 .487 7.5 180 169 11 W1 6-11 13-9 3 6 12 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 38 16 22 .421 10.0 147 186 -39 L1 7-9 9-13 4 9 19 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 38 14 24 .368 12.0 159 203 -44 W1 9-10 5-14 5 11 24 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 38 14 24 .368 12.0 162 206 -44 L1 5-16 8-9 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 35 19 16 .543 0.0 156 138 18 W1 6-12 13-4 1 4 7 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 37 19 18 .514 1.0 168 155 13 W1 8-8 11-10 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 1.5 155 132 23 L2 12-9 7-10 3 6 11 -- dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 41 18 23 .439 4.0 162 191 -29 L2 7-12 11-11 4 9 16 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 38 16 22 .421 4.5 139 216 -77 W3 9-13 7-9 5 10 18 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 39 15 24 .385 6.0 116 180 -64 L1 9-13 6-11 6 12 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 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 41 30 11 .732 0.0 203 144 59 W3 13-7 17-4 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 40 23 17 .575 6.5 180 130 50 L1 12-4 11-13 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 39 22 17 .564 7.0 201 177 24 W1 12-10 10-7 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 41 19 22 .463 11.0 224 241 -17 W1 9-11 10-11 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 42 19 23 .452 11.5 199 202 -3 L4 8-13 11-10 5 8 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 43 18 25 .419 13.0 184 181 3 L1 10-10 8-15 6 11 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Fred Lasher Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to Cleveland Indians for Russ Nagelson and Billy Rohr
Russ Nagelson Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians with Billy Rohr to Detroit Tigers for Fred Lasher
Billy Rohr Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians with Russ Nagelson to Detroit Tigers for Fred Lasher
3 record(s)