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Wednesday, September 2,1970

Wednesday, September 2,1970

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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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.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Detroit Tigers 6 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Daryl Patterson Sparky Lyle -- 14,704 2:43
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Detroit Tigers 1 Boston Red Sox 10 box | pbp Fenway Park Cal Koonce Les Cain -- 18,938 2:49
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Kansas City Royals 1 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Clyde Wright Bob Johnson Andy Messersmith 9,212 2:23
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Baltimore Orioles 2 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Kekich Dave McNally Lindy McDaniel 20,008 2:12
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Blue Moon Odom Bart Johnson Mudcat Grant 9,932 2:12
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Cleveland Indians 1 Washington Senators II 4 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Dick Bosman Sam McDowell -- 10,509 2:28
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Hoyt Wilhelm Don Sutton -- 4,719 2:12
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Philadelphia Phillies 2 Chicago Cubs 17 box | pbp Wrigley Field Milt Pappas Grant Jackson Bob Miller 16,234 2:32
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 San Francisco Giants 0 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Gary Nolan Juan Marichal Wayne Granger 23,282 2:17
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 San Diego Padres 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Wade Blasingame Danny Coombs Fred Gladding 6,395 1:59
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 Montreal Expos 10 box | pbp Parc Jarry Mike Marshall Joe Gibbon -- 15,461 2:44
1970 reg season 1970-09-02 New York Mets 7 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Tom Seaver Jerry Reuss -- 13,749 2:34
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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 135 86 49 .637 0.0 658 495 163 L2 41-28 45-21 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 136 76 60 .559 10.5 579 534 45 W2 34-36 42-24 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 135 71 64 .526 15.0 588 595 -7 L1 33-34 38-30 3 6 8 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 134 69 65 .515 16.5 649 618 31 W1 25-40 44-25 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 21.0 550 575 -25 L1 29-39 36-31 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 134 64 70 .478 21.5 542 553 -11 W1 27-39 37-31 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 132 78 54 .591 0.0 608 498 110 W2 38-30 40-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 134 75 59 .560 4.0 543 520 23 W1 39-28 36-31 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 134 72 62 .537 7.0 562 494 68 W2 32-34 40-28 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 134 52 82 .388 27.0 501 601 -100 L1 25-41 27-41 4 10 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 136 51 85 .375 29.0 512 652 -140 L2 20-47 30-39 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 137 49 88 .358 31.5 540 697 -157 L4 23-46 26-42 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 135 71 64 .526 0.0 617 575 42 L1 31-37 40-27 1 3 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 134 70 64 .522 0.5 590 530 60 W3 35-34 35-30 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 135 70 65 .519 1.0 693 576 117 W1 29-36 41-29 3 6 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 135 64 71 .474 7.0 635 629 6 L3 35-32 29-39 4 8 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 134 62 72 .463 8.5 491 614 -123 L1 29-39 34-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 134 59 75 .440 11.5 584 688 -104 W1 27-40 31-36 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 137 87 50 .635 0.0 655 569 86 W1 39-29 48-21 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 133 74 59 .556 11.0 627 534 93 L1 43-24 31-35 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 134 70 64 .522 15.5 700 721 -21 L1 32-35 38-29 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 135 66 69 .489 20.0 628 643 -15 W1 29-38 37-31 4 7 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 134 63 71 .470 22.5 601 640 -39 W1 28-38 35-33 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 134 51 83 .381 34.5 565 667 -102 L1 26-42 25-41 6 12 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)