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Friday, August 28,1970

Friday, August 28,1970

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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 1970-08-28 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Marty Pattin Jim Hardin -- 0 1:50
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Pete Richert Gene Brabender -- 12,334 2:34
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Boston Red Sox 5 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Gary Peters Tommy John Gary Wagner 12,479 2:25
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 California Angels 3 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Ken Tatum Dennis Higgins Andy Messersmith 0 2:41
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 California Angels 1 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Rich Hand Tom Murphy -- 11,160 2:05
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Oakland Athletics 6 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Blue Moon Odom Mickey Lolich Mudcat Grant 19,180 2:42
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Washington Senators II 2 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Dick Bosman Bob Johnson -- 0 2:03
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Washington Senators II 1 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Jim Rooker Jim Hannan Tom Burgmeier 9,317 2:15
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Minnesota Twins 0 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Jim Kaat -- 0 2:01
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Minnesota Twins 1 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Kekich Ron Perranoski -- 25,824 2:35
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 New York Mets 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Wade Blasingame Tom Seaver -- 19,076 1:59
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Jerry Reuss Don Sutton -- 19,964 2:11
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Cincinnati Reds 3 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Parc Jarry Claude Raymond Wayne Granger -- 23,310 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Atlanta Braves 2 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Shibe Park Chris Short Jim Nash Dick Selma 7,908 3:15
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Chicago Cubs 8 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Fergie Jenkins Paul Doyle -- 7,897 2:57
1970 reg season 1970-08-28 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Juan Marichal Bob Moose -- 6,174 2:25
16 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 130 84 46 .646 0.0 636 480 156 W1 40-26 44-20 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 131 73 58 .557 11.5 564 515 49 W4 34-36 39-22 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 129 68 61 .527 15.5 561 558 3 L4 31-32 37-29 3 6 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 127 65 62 .512 17.5 588 574 14 W1 23-39 42-23 4 7 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 130 63 67 .485 21.0 518 552 -34 W1 28-37 35-30 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 129 61 68 .473 22.5 516 536 -20 L1 26-38 35-30 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 128 75 53 .586 0.0 592 491 101 L2 35-29 40-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 3.0 529 492 37 L1 38-27 35-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 7.0 544 480 64 W1 31-33 38-28 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 130 50 80 .385 26.0 488 584 -96 W1 24-40 26-40 4 10 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 132 50 82 .379 27.0 505 633 -128 L1 19-46 30-37 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 132 48 84 .364 29.0 509 655 -146 L1 23-44 25-40 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 130 70 60 .538 0.0 589 542 47 L3 30-33 40-27 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 129 67 62 .519 2.5 555 501 54 L1 32-32 35-30 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 132 68 64 .515 3.0 671 571 100 W2 28-36 40-28 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 130 62 68 .477 8.0 619 604 15 W2 33-32 29-36 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 130 59 71 .454 11.0 472 584 -112 W2 28-38 32-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 130 57 73 .438 13.0 562 668 -106 W1 27-40 29-34 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 133 85 48 .639 0.0 645 556 89 L2 38-28 47-20 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 10.5 612 520 92 L1 41-23 31-33 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 129 66 63 .512 17.0 676 703 -27 W1 31-34 35-29 3 6 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 130 65 65 .500 18.5 608 617 -9 L2 29-36 36-29 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 130 60 70 .462 23.5 580 624 -44 W4 28-38 32-32 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 131 50 81 .382 34.0 562 661 -99 L2 25-41 25-40 6 12 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)