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Friday, May 29,1970

Friday, May 29,1970

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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 1970-05-29 Chicago White Sox 3 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Lonborg Wilbur Wood -- 22,737 2:31
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Baltimore Orioles 2 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Cuellar Andy Messersmith -- 18,889 2:16
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Detroit Tigers 5 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Mickey Lolich Skip Lockwood Dennis Saunders 11,567 3:19
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 New York Yankees 4 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mike Kekich Jim Perry Lindy McDaniel 14,194 2:51
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Cleveland Indians 2 Oakland Athletics 1 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Sam McDowell Blue Moon Odom -- 7,640 2:27
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Kansas City Royals 4 Washington Senators II 5 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Jim Shellenback Wally Bunker -- 19,214 4:14
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Philadelphia Phillies 2 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Chris Short -- 5,565 2:18
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Montreal Expos 4 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Crosley Field Clay Carroll Claude Raymond -- 13,559 2:49
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Houston Astros 5 New York Mets 0 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jack Billingham Tom Seaver -- 35,753 2:21
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 San Francisco Giants 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Forbes Field Bob Veale Rich Robertson Dave Giusti 11,497 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-05-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Jose Pena Billy McCool Jim Brewer 30,536 2:55
11 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 46 33 13 .717 0.0 227 155 72 W4 15-6 18-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 8.0 214 200 14 W2 13-15 13-7 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 10.0 187 186 1 W1 10-11 11-10 3 6 10 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 11.0 185 199 -14 W3 7-11 14-12 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 43 19 24 .442 12.5 169 181 -12 W1 5-17 14-7 5 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 41 15 26 .366 15.5 137 176 -39 W1 8-14 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 42 29 13 .690 0.0 226 158 68 L1 16-5 13-8 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 45 28 17 .622 2.5 197 154 43 L3 15-8 13-9 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 46 24 22 .522 7.0 211 183 28 L1 11-12 13-10 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 44 18 26 .409 12.0 184 221 -37 L1 9-11 9-15 4 9 19 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 45 17 28 .378 13.5 162 224 -62 L2 8-12 9-16 5 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 44 14 30 .318 16.0 181 243 -62 L7 5-21 8-10 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 41 23 18 .561 0.0 188 164 24 W1 8-13 15-5 1 4 7 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 3.0 177 165 12 L2 12-9 10-14 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 3.0 192 180 12 L1 10-11 11-11 3 6 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 47 22 25 .468 4.0 193 212 -19 W1 10-14 12-11 4 8 15 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 45 18 27 .400 7.0 136 198 -62 L1 12-14 7-12 5 11 20 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 44 17 27 .386 7.5 152 244 -92 L6 9-14 7-14 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 48 34 14 .708 0.0 240 178 62 W2 16-10 18-4 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 44 26 18 .591 6.0 225 192 33 W3 13-11 13-7 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 7.0 222 160 62 W1 14-6 12-14 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 48 23 25 .479 11.0 274 296 -22 L1 9-12 14-13 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 12.5 221 236 -15 W1 9-15 12-11 5 9 16 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 50 21 29 .420 14.0 225 220 5 L1 11-12 10-17 6 10 18 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
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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
Phil Gagliano Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to Chicago Cubs for Ted Abernathy
Ted Abernathy St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs to St. Louis Cardinals for Phil Gagliano
Mel Queen California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)