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Saturday, July 4,1970

Saturday, July 4,1970

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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 1970-07-04 Detroit Tigers 6 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Memorial Stadium John Hiller Pete Richert Tom Timmermann 26,513 2:27
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Cleveland Indians 1 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Sonny Siebert Steve Dunning -- 14,246 2:24
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Oakland Athletics 7 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Catfish Hunter Rudy May Mudcat Grant 43,041 2:39
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Kansas City Royals 8 Milwaukee Brewers 6 box | pbp County Stadium Ted Abernathy Dave Baldwin -- 9,665 3:05
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Chicago White Sox 5 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Wilbur Wood Dick Woodson Jerry Crider 20,935 3:31
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Washington Senators II 2 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ron Klimkowski Casey Cox Jack Aker 22,994 2:16
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 San Diego Padres 1 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Dave Roberts -- 18,229 2:07
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Blass Ken Holtzman Luke Walker 0 2:40
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Chicago Cubs 7 box | pbp Wrigley Field Milt Pappas Bob Veale Larry Gura 26,634 2:33
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Houston Astros 0 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jim McGlothlin Jack Billingham Wayne Granger 23,466 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 St. Louis Cardinals 0 Montreal Expos 8 box | pbp Parc Jarry Steve Renko Steve Carlton -- 23,715 2:04
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 New York Mets 7 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Shibe Park Tom Seaver Grant Jackson -- 7,866 2:12
1970 reg season 1970-07-04 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Alan Foster Gaylord Perry -- 17,443 2:50
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 79 49 30 .620 0.0 386 305 81 L1 21-16 28-14 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 78 44 34 .564 4.5 350 313 37 W1 20-22 24-12 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 75 41 34 .547 6.0 341 323 18 W1 18-20 23-14 3 6 8 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 75 39 36 .520 8.0 334 342 -8 W5 11-22 28-14 4 7 11 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 78 35 43 .449 13.5 320 356 -36 L1 14-23 21-20 5 8 16 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 76 33 43 .434 14.5 289 313 -24 L3 18-26 15-17 6 9 18 -- 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 74 48 26 .649 0.0 383 279 104 L1 24-15 24-11 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 78 46 32 .590 4.0 321 287 34 L1 22-17 24-15 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 79 45 34 .570 5.5 360 304 56 W1 22-19 23-15 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 77 29 48 .377 20.5 304 364 -60 W3 14-24 15-24 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 79 28 51 .354 22.5 310 414 -104 W1 14-25 14-26 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 80 27 53 .338 24.0 329 427 -98 L5 9-28 17-26 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 New York Mets franchise | log 78 42 36 .538 0.0 346 290 56 W2 22-19 20-17 1 3 9 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 81 43 38 .531 0.5 340 342 -2 L1 17-22 26-16 2 4 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 78 38 40 .487 4.0 354 336 18 L1 19-23 19-17 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 76 37 39 .487 4.0 372 347 25 W1 15-21 22-18 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 78 34 44 .436 8.0 318 394 -76 W1 15-24 18-21 5 9 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 78 33 45 .423 9.0 257 357 -100 L2 18-24 16-20 6 11 20 -- 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 79 56 23 .709 0.0 391 307 84 W1 24-13 32-10 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 78 46 32 .590 9.5 360 273 87 W3 25-12 21-20 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 77 40 37 .519 15.0 355 348 7 W3 18-22 22-15 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 77 37 40 .481 18.0 412 447 -35 L2 14-20 23-20 4 8 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 80 34 46 .425 22.5 352 373 -21 L1 14-28 20-18 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 82 31 51 .378 26.5 346 389 -43 L4 16-26 15-25 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)