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Friday, August 14,1970

Friday, August 14,1970

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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 1970-08-14 Minnesota Twins 1 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Ray Culp Bill Zepp -- 27,962 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Detroit Tigers 3 California Angels 7 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Clyde Wright Mickey Lolich Andy Messersmith 11,888 2:54
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Cleveland Indians 3 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Bobby Bolin Dean Chance -- 12,780 3:29
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Kansas City Royals 2 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Lindy McDaniel Dick Drago -- 10,350 2:11
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Baltimore Orioles 0 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Chuck Dobson Jim Hardin Mudcat Grant 13,047 2:20
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Chicago White Sox 5 Washington Senators II 6 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Joe Grzenda Wilbur Wood -- 5,140 2:45
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 New York Mets 2 Atlanta Braves 10 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Ron Reed Nolan Ryan -- 0 2:22
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 New York Mets 4 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jerry Koosman Pat Jarvis Rich Folkers 27,922 2:54
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Los Angeles Dodgers 13 Chicago Cubs 9 box | pbp Wrigley Field Fred Norman Larry Gura Charlie Hough 27,897 3:31
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Wise Mel Behney Joe Hoerner 31,604 3:05
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 Montreal Expos 10 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Steve Renko Ron Cook -- 13,772 2:37
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 San Diego Padres 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Orlando Pena Dave Roberts -- 0 1:50
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 San Diego Padres 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Luke Walker Pat Dobson -- 26,979 2:17
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 San Francisco Giants 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Chuck Taylor Don McMahon -- 0 3:06
1970 reg season 1970-08-14 San Francisco Giants 5 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Don McMahon Tom Hilgendorf Mike Davison 36,349 3:18
15 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 117 73 44 .624 0.0 580 454 126 L2 35-26 38-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 117 64 53 .547 9.0 510 474 36 W2 29-31 35-22 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 117 61 56 .521 12.0 514 511 3 L3 27-31 34-25 3 6 10 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 114 58 56 .509 13.5 526 513 13 W1 20-35 38-21 4 7 11 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 118 57 61 .483 16.5 474 495 -21 L1 27-34 30-27 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 117 55 62 .470 18.0 468 499 -31 W4 23-34 32-28 6 9 17 -- 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 114 69 45 .605 0.0 537 428 109 L7 34-25 35-20 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 118 67 51 .568 4.0 505 425 80 W1 30-27 37-24 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 117 66 51 .564 4.5 478 444 34 W2 33-24 33-27 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 120 46 74 .383 26.0 465 589 -124 W3 16-41 29-34 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 117 44 73 .376 26.5 449 531 -82 L1 22-37 22-36 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 120 43 77 .358 29.0 464 607 -143 L2 22-40 21-37 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 119 66 53 .555 0.0 541 503 38 W2 28-29 38-24 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 117 62 55 .530 3.0 505 453 52 W1 31-30 31-25 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 118 60 58 .508 5.5 582 517 65 L1 24-32 36-26 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 118 56 62 .475 9.5 557 549 8 L1 28-30 28-32 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 116 53 63 .457 11.5 422 528 -106 W1 28-32 26-30 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 119 51 68 .429 15.0 514 618 -104 W1 24-39 26-30 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 120 79 41 .658 0.0 588 498 90 L1 35-23 44-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 115 66 49 .574 10.5 563 455 108 W5 38-20 28-29 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 118 58 60 .492 20.0 562 574 -12 L1 26-32 32-28 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 117 57 60 .487 20.5 627 652 -25 W1 27-33 30-27 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 118 53 65 .449 25.0 529 577 -48 L1 23-34 30-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 119 46 73 .387 32.5 512 578 -66 L2 23-38 23-35 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Frank Bertaina St. Louis Cardinals Hist Sold by Baltimore Orioles to St. Louis Cardinals
Dooley Womack Oakland Athletics Hist Sold by Cincinnati Reds to Oakland Athletics
Dave Baldwin Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)