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Tuesday, May 26,1970

Tuesday, May 26,1970

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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 1970-05-26 Cleveland Indians 0 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Hardin Dean Chance -- 5,744 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Washington Senators II 7 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Joe Grzenda Gary Peters Casey Cox 12,647 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Oakland Athletics 2 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Tom Murphy Rollie Fingers Andy Messersmith 6,712 2:12
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 New York Yankees 0 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Earl Wilson Mel Stottlemyre -- 10,181 2:21
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Chicago White Sox 3 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Gerry Janeski Bob Johnson Wilbur Wood 7,270 2:13
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Kaat Bobby Bolin -- 7,542 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Houston Astros 3 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Nash Larry Dierker Hoyt Wilhelm 18,239 2:33
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Ken Holtzman Steve Blass -- 12,440 2:06
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Parc Jarry Rick Wise Bill Stoneman Dick Selma 14,010 2:50
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 St. Louis Cardinals 1 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ray Sadecki Mike Torrez -- 13,473 2:05
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Cincinnati Reds 1 San Diego Padres 8 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Mike Corkins Jim Merritt Tom Dukes 0 2:22
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Cincinnati Reds 1 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Danny Coombs Pedro Borbon Roberto Rodriguez 11,722 2:08
1970 reg season 1970-05-26 Los Angeles Dodgers 19 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Claude Osteen Rich Robertson -- 7,428 3:07
13 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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 44 31 13 .705 0.0 220 151 69 W2 14-6 17-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 46 24 22 .522 8.0 206 196 10 L2 11-15 13-7 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 9.0 180 178 2 W2 9-11 11-9 3 6 10 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 42 19 23 .452 11.0 173 190 -17 W1 6-11 13-12 4 7 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 41 18 23 .439 11.5 160 171 -11 L1 5-17 13-6 5 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 39 14 25 .359 14.5 131 170 -39 L4 7-13 7-12 6 11 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 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 40 28 12 .700 0.0 213 152 61 W2 16-5 12-7 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 42 28 14 .667 1.0 194 146 48 W2 15-8 13-6 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 7.5 204 178 26 L1 9-12 13-9 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 42 17 25 .405 12.0 176 213 -37 L1 9-10 8-15 4 9 20 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 43 17 26 .395 12.5 156 216 -60 W1 8-10 9-16 5 10 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 42 14 28 .333 15.0 175 227 -52 L5 5-20 8-9 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 39 22 17 .564 0.0 180 153 27 W1 8-13 14-4 1 4 7 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 2.5 172 151 21 W2 12-9 9-12 2 5 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 2.5 177 167 10 L2 9-10 11-10 3 6 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 44 20 24 .455 4.5 176 201 -25 L1 9-13 11-11 4 8 14 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 6.0 145 230 -85 L3 9-13 7-12 5 11 19 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 42 16 26 .381 7.5 126 190 -64 W2 10-13 7-12 6 12 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 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 46 32 14 .696 0.0 228 170 58 L2 15-10 17-4 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 43 25 18 .581 5.5 208 139 69 W2 13-4 12-14 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 42 24 18 .571 6.0 212 189 23 W1 13-11 11-7 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 10.5 256 284 -28 L1 9-11 12-13 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 45 20 25 .444 11.5 215 228 -13 L1 8-14 12-11 5 9 16 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 49 21 28 .429 12.5 221 214 7 W2 11-12 10-16 6 10 18 -- 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
Bobby Pfeil Philadelphia Phillies Hist Traded from New York Mets to Philadelphia Phillies for Ron Allen (4/10/1970)
Roberto Rodriguez San Diego Padres Hist Traded by Oakland Athletics to San Diego Padres for future considerations
2 record(s)