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Tuesday, August 11,1970

Tuesday, August 11,1970

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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 1970-08-11 Baltimore Orioles 7 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Cuellar Andy Messersmith -- 16,215 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Detroit Tigers 2 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Kilkenny Al Downing Tom Timmermann 15,853 2:33
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Chicago White Sox 1 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mel Stottlemyre Gerry Janeski -- 13,454 2:16
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Cleveland Indians 5 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Roland Dean Chance Bob Locker 6,322 2:31
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Minnesota Twins 2 Washington Senators II 3 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Darold Knowles Bert Blyleven -- 9,372 2:46
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Montreal Expos 0 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Nash Carl Morton -- 7,269 2:37
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 San Francisco Giants 1 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Fergie Jenkins Frank Reberger -- 33,931 2:39
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 New York Mets 1 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field Gary Nolan Jim McAndrew -- 35,491 2:50
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Jim Bunning Jack Billingham Dick Selma 18,184 2:20
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Claude Osteen Bruce Dal Canton Jim Brewer 16,708 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-08-11 San Diego Padres 10 St. Louis Cardinals 11 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Harry Parker Ron Herbel -- 16,734 2:44
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 114 72 42 .632 0.0 573 443 130 W2 34-24 38-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 114 62 52 .544 10.0 502 464 38 W1 29-31 33-21 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 114 61 53 .535 11.0 504 495 9 W1 27-28 34-25 3 6 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 110 56 54 .509 14.0 505 493 12 W2 20-35 36-19 4 7 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 115 56 59 .487 16.5 463 477 -14 L1 26-32 30-27 5 8 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 114 52 62 .456 20.0 456 491 -35 W1 23-34 29-28 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 111 69 42 .622 0.0 533 414 119 L4 34-22 35-20 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 115 65 50 .565 6.0 487 417 70 W4 30-27 35-23 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 114 64 50 .561 6.5 464 434 30 L1 33-24 31-26 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 113 42 71 .372 28.0 428 515 -87 L2 20-35 22-36 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 117 43 74 .368 29.0 452 579 -127 L1 16-41 26-34 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 117 42 75 .359 30.0 451 596 -145 L3 21-38 21-37 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 116 64 52 .552 0.0 525 490 35 L2 28-29 36-23 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 113 60 53 .531 2.5 496 434 62 L1 29-28 31-25 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 115 59 56 .513 4.5 564 495 69 W1 24-32 35-24 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 114 54 60 .474 9.0 539 530 9 W2 28-30 26-30 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 113 52 61 .460 10.5 414 516 -102 W2 27-30 26-30 5 9 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 116 50 66 .431 14.0 496 604 -108 L2 23-37 26-30 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 117 78 39 .667 0.0 577 490 87 W1 35-23 43-16 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 113 64 49 .566 12.0 539 442 97 W3 36-20 28-29 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 113 55 58 .487 21.0 612 637 -25 L1 25-31 30-27 3 6 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 114 55 59 .482 21.5 538 560 -22 W1 26-32 29-27 4 7 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 115 51 64 .443 26.0 519 564 -45 L2 23-34 28-30 5 10 19 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 115 45 70 .391 32.0 497 554 -57 L1 22-35 23-35 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Lou Klimchock -- Hist Released by Indians
Steve Blass Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)