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Saturday, August 29,1970

Saturday, August 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 1970-08-29 Milwaukee Brewers 1 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave McNally Bobby Bolin -- 11,250 2:34
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Boston Red Sox 9 Chicago White Sox 13 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bob Miller Chuck Hartenstein Wilbur Wood 6,032 2:57
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 California Angels 1 Cleveland Indians 14 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sam McDowell Greg Garrett -- 14,304 2:42
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Oakland Athletics 5 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Diego Segui Les Cain Mudcat Grant 10,536 2:44
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Washington Senators II 11 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Municipal Stadium George Brunet Al Fitzmorris Darold Knowles 7,064 2:53
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Minnesota Twins 3 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bill Zepp Mel Stottlemyre Tom Hall 17,344 2:27
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 New York Mets 8 Houston Astros 9 box | pbp Astrodome George Culver Tug McGraw -- 16,203 3:24
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Chuck Taylor Jim Brewer Tom Hilgendorf 25,001 2:31
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Cincinnati Reds 4 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Parc Jarry Clay Carroll Carl Morton Wayne Granger 29,095 2:54
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Atlanta Braves 9 Philadelphia Phillies 10 box | pbp Shibe Park Joe Hoerner Ron Reed Dick Selma 9,747 3:32
1970 reg season 1970-08-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 San Francisco Giants 10 box | pbp Candlestick Park Don McMahon Bruce Dal Canton -- 8,188 3:19
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • 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 131 85 46 .649 0.0 642 481 161 W2 40-26 45-20 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 132 73 59 .553 12.5 565 518 47 L1 34-36 39-23 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 130 68 62 .523 16.5 563 563 0 L5 31-32 37-30 3 6 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 128 65 63 .508 18.5 597 587 10 L1 23-40 42-23 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 131 64 67 .489 21.0 532 553 -21 W2 28-37 36-30 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 130 62 68 .477 22.5 527 540 -13 W1 27-38 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 129 76 53 .589 0.0 595 492 103 W1 36-29 40-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 131 73 58 .557 4.0 530 506 24 L2 38-28 35-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 131 70 61 .534 7.0 549 482 67 W2 32-33 38-28 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 50 81 .382 27.0 492 595 -103 L1 24-40 26-41 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 133 50 83 .376 28.0 506 639 -133 L2 19-47 30-37 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 133 49 84 .368 29.0 522 664 -142 W1 23-44 26-40 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 131 70 61 .534 0.0 598 552 46 L4 30-34 40-27 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 130 67 63 .515 2.5 563 510 53 L2 32-33 35-30 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 132 68 64 .515 2.5 671 571 100 W2 28-36 40-28 3 6 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 7.0 622 606 16 W3 34-32 29-36 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 10.0 482 593 -111 W3 28-38 33-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 131 57 74 .435 13.0 565 672 -107 L1 27-40 29-35 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 134 86 48 .642 0.0 649 559 90 W1 39-28 47-20 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 129 72 57 .558 11.5 614 523 91 L2 41-23 31-34 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 130 67 63 .515 17.0 686 712 -26 W2 31-34 36-29 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 131 65 66 .496 19.5 617 627 -10 L3 29-37 36-29 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 131 61 70 .466 23.5 589 632 -43 W5 28-38 33-32 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 131 50 81 .382 34.5 562 661 -99 L2 25-41 25-40 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)