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Saturday, August 22,1970

Saturday, August 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 1970-08-22 California Angels 3 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Andy Messersmith Eddie Watt Mel Queen 20,674 2:41
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 New York Yankees 2 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bart Johnson Stan Bahnsen Wilbur Wood 5,367 2:02
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Oakland Athletics 5 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dennis Higgins Marcel Lachemann -- 9,615 2:57
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Denny McLain Lew Krausse -- 19,286 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Boston Red Sox 8 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Gary Peters Jim Rooker -- 9,884 2:25
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Washington Senators II 5 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Horacio Pina Tom Hall -- 25,556 2:54
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bruce Dal Canton Pete Mikkelsen -- 39,829 4:21
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Atlanta Braves 1 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Parc Jarry Steve Renko Jim Nash Howie Reed 27,037 2:26
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Cincinnati Reds 3 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jim Merritt Tug McGraw Wayne Granger 45,943 2:22
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Houston Astros 1 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Shibe Park Joe Hoerner Fred Gladding -- 15,276 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 St. Louis Cardinals 7 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Gibson Danny Coombs -- 6,942 2:06
1970 reg season 1970-08-22 Chicago Cubs 15 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Ken Holtzman Gaylord Perry -- 11,046 2:50
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 124 79 45 .637 0.0 605 463 142 L1 40-26 39-19 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 124 68 56 .548 11.0 537 498 39 L1 31-34 37-22 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 124 67 57 .540 12.0 545 530 15 W2 31-32 36-25 3 6 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 122 63 59 .516 15.0 577 554 23 W1 21-36 42-23 4 7 11 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 19.0 492 522 -30 W3 28-37 32-27 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 124 59 65 .476 20.0 498 524 -26 W1 24-35 35-30 6 9 16 -- 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 122 73 49 .598 0.0 578 469 109 L1 35-27 38-22 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 124 69 55 .556 5.0 498 466 32 W1 34-25 35-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 125 68 57 .544 6.5 526 454 72 L2 30-29 38-28 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 124 47 77 .379 27.0 471 566 -95 L1 24-40 23-37 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 126 47 79 .373 28.0 479 612 -133 L5 16-43 30-37 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 127 45 82 .354 30.5 491 639 -148 W1 23-44 22-38 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 126 69 57 .548 0.0 573 531 42 W1 29-30 40-27 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 123 65 58 .528 2.5 526 471 55 L1 32-31 33-27 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 126 65 61 .516 4.0 645 548 97 W1 25-33 40-28 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 9.5 597 584 13 W2 30-30 29-36 4 8 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 125 56 69 .448 12.5 547 643 -96 W5 27-40 28-30 5 9 19 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 125 55 70 .440 13.5 449 571 -122 W1 28-38 28-31 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 127 83 44 .654 0.0 620 528 92 W1 36-24 47-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 123 70 53 .569 11.0 598 498 100 L1 41-23 29-30 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 124 62 62 .500 19.5 654 686 -32 L1 31-34 31-28 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 20.0 583 594 -11 L2 26-34 36-29 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 125 56 69 .448 26.0 562 608 -46 L1 25-37 31-32 5 10 18 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 126 48 78 .381 34.5 544 636 -92 L3 25-41 23-37 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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
Ike Hampton New York Mets Hist Signed as amateur free agent
1 record(s)