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Saturday, April 18,1970

Saturday, April 18,1970

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 New York Yankees  4  Baltimore Orioles  5  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave McNally Fritz Peterson Pete Richert 5,282 2:20
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Kansas City Royals  1  California Angels  7  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Clyde Wright Wally Bunker -- 10,094 2:22
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Washington Senators II  4  Cleveland Indians  9  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sam McDowell Dick Bosman -- 4,370 3:00
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Boston Red Sox  1  Detroit Tigers  5  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mickey Lolich Bill Lee -- 19,461 2:29
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Chicago White Sox  8  Milwaukee Brewers  5  box | pbp County Stadium Wilbur Wood John Gelnar Danny Murphy 7,788 3:13
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Minnesota Twins  11  Oakland Athletics  5  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Luis Tiant Al Downing Ron Perranoski 11,266 2:59
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Los Angeles Dodgers  5  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Don Sutton Pat Jarvis Jim Brewer 21,815 2:21
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Montreal Expos  1  Chicago Cubs  8  box | pbp Wrigley Field Ken Holtzman Steve Renko -- 21,890 2:36
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 San Francisco Giants  16  Cincinnati Reds  9  box | pbp Crosley Field Jim Johnson Tony Cloninger Mike McCormick 9,018 3:33
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 San Diego Padres  3  Houston Astros  4  box | pbp Astrodome Denny Lemaster Gary Ross -- 16,522 2:20
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 Philadelphia Phillies  0  New York Mets  7  box | pbp Shea Stadium Nolan Ryan Jim Bunning -- 23,500 2:20
1970 reg season Apr 18,1970 St. Louis Cardinals  6  Pittsburgh Pirates  1  box | pbp Forbes Field Steve Carlton Luke Walker -- 8,465 2:14
12 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 team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 10 7 3 .700 0.0 48 33 15 W5 3-3 4-0 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 9 6 3 .667 0.5 42 29 13 W1 3-0 3-3 2 4 6 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 2.0 44 36 8 L2 2-5 3-0 3 7 14 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 2.0 33 35 -2 L1 1-1 3-3 4 6 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 3.5 29 50 -21 W1 2-3 1-3 5 10 20 -- dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 10 3 7 .300 4.0 31 44 -13 L1 1-4 2-3 6 11 21 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 49 21 28 W1 4-2 1-0 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 10 7 3 .700 0.5 60 37 23 W1 5-0 2-3 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 1.5 33 40 -7 L1 1-3 4-2 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 9 4 5 .444 2.0 40 49 -9 L1 2-1 2-4 4 8 16 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 10 4 6 .400 2.5 36 60 -24 W1 3-1 1-5 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 10 3 7 .300 3.5 47 58 -11 L4 3-3 0-4 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 9 7 2 .778 0.0 53 26 27 W4 4-0 3-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 9 6 3 .667 1.0 37 28 9 W5 1-3 5-0 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 2.0 40 30 10 W2 3-2 2-2 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 2.0 28 28 0 L2 4-1 1-3 4 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 10 3 7 .300 4.5 20 39 -19 L7 0-5 3-2 5 11 22 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 9 1 8 .111 6.0 22 53 -31 L4 0-5 1-3 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 14 10 4 .714 0.0 71 45 26 L1 5-2 5-2 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 13 7 6 .538 2.5 86 84 2 W1 3-3 4-3 2 6 10 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 12 6 6 .500 3.0 58 58 0 W2 1-2 5-4 3 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 3.5 65 59 6 L2 3-3 2-3 4 8 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 12 5 7 .417 4.0 39 49 -10 L2 4-5 1-2 5 9 17 -- dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 11 4 7 .364 4.5 24 44 -20 W1 3-2 1-5 6 10 19 -- dnq
24 record(s)