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Monday, May 4,1970

Monday, May 4,1970

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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 1970-05-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Nash Luke Walker Bob Priddy 7,457 2:38
1970 reg season 1970-05-04 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Crosley Field Gary Nolan Mike Torrez Wayne Granger 8,865 2:18
1970 reg season 1970-05-04 Chicago Cubs 2 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Jim Bouton Bill Hands -- 16,142 2:16
3 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 22 14 8 .636 0.0 121 85 36 L2 9-2 5-6 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 21 13 8 .619 0.5 101 81 20 W1 9-8 4-0 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 21 12 9 .571 1.5 92 81 11 L1 2-5 10-4 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 2.5 106 112 -6 W1 1-1 11-10 4 6 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 25 13 12 .520 2.5 113 102 11 W5 4-7 9-5 5 7 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 21 9 12 .429 4.5 67 87 -20 W1 6-6 3-6 6 9 18 -- 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 21 14 7 .667 0.0 101 69 32 W2 7-3 7-4 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 22 14 8 .636 0.5 102 79 23 W1 9-4 5-4 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 4.5 89 96 -7 L1 5-9 6-4 3 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 5.5 86 121 -35 L1 5-5 4-8 4 10 20 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 6.5 89 118 -29 L1 4-3 4-11 5 11 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 24 5 19 .208 10.5 99 135 -36 L8 5-15 0-4 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 21 13 8 .619 0.0 94 82 12 L4 3-8 10-0 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 2.0 87 67 20 W1 8-7 4-4 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 2.0 71 91 -20 W2 8-9 4-2 3 4 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 23 11 12 .478 3.0 89 103 -14 L5 4-5 7-7 4 7 14 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 3.0 96 91 5 L2 4-3 6-8 5 8 15 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 21 6 15 .286 7.0 57 130 -73 L2 5-11 1-4 6 12 23 -- 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 26 20 6 .769 0.0 141 85 56 W6 8-4 12-2 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 24 13 11 .542 6.0 134 121 13 W7 7-5 6-6 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 6.5 82 66 16 W2 5-2 7-9 3 6 10 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 8.0 148 148 0 L2 3-5 9-9 4 9 16 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 9.0 122 125 -3 W2 4-11 7-4 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 25 9 16 .360 10.5 79 91 -12 L1 5-7 4-9 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jerry Crider Chicago White Sox Hist Traded from Minnesota Twins to Chicago White Sox for Cotton Nash (7/15/1969)
Mike Kekich New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)