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Saturday, May 2,1970

Saturday, May 2,1970

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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  • 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 score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Minnesota Twins  4  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Perry Mike Cuellar Ron Perranoski 26,229 2:36
1970 reg season May 2,1970 California Angels  8  Boston Red Sox  4  box | pbp Fenway Park Greg Garrett Ray Jarvis Ken Tatum 26,144 2:56
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Detroit Tigers  2  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Wilbur Wood Joe Niekro -- 4,712 2:38
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Cleveland Indians  3  Kansas City Royals  4  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Mike Hedlund Bob Miller -- 8,016 4:58
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Milwaukee Brewers  6  New York Yankees  7  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Steve Hamilton John Gelnar -- 7,813 3:01
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Oakland Athletics  6  Washington Senators II  3  box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Al Downing Joe Coleman Diego Segui 5,977 2:32
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Chicago Cubs  2  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Ken Holtzman -- 16,154 2:22
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Cincinnati Reds  7  box | pbp Crosley Field Jim McGlothlin Bob Veale -- 7,721 2:34
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Montreal Expos  3  Los Angeles Dodgers  7  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Joe Moeller Gary Waslewski -- 16,552 2:45
1970 reg season May 2,1970 New York Mets  4  San Diego Padres  5  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Clay Kirby Jim McAndrew Ron Herbel 6,465 2:12
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Philadelphia Phillies  1  San Francisco Giants  7  box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Chris Short -- 7,422 2:15
1970 reg season May 2,1970 Houston Astros  5  St. Louis Cardinals  3  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Fred Gladding Tom Hilgendorf -- 23,069 2:39
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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 21 14 7 .667 0.0 118 81 37 L1 9-2 5-5 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 20 12 8 .600 1.5 95 76 19 L3 8-8 4-0 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 21 12 9 .571 2.0 92 81 11 L1 2-5 10-4 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 3.0 99 105 -6 L2 1-1 10-9 4 6 10 -- dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 23 11 12 .478 4.0 101 93 8 W3 4-7 7-5 5 7 15 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 5.5 61 84 -23 L1 5-6 3-6 6 10 19 -- 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 20 13 7 .650 0.0 97 66 31 W1 6-3 7-4 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 22 14 8 .636 0.0 102 79 23 W1 9-4 5-4 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 22 10 12 .455 4.0 82 89 -7 W2 4-8 6-4 3 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 21 9 12 .429 4.5 81 115 -34 W3 5-5 4-7 4 9 18 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 21 8 13 .381 5.5 86 112 -26 W1 4-3 4-10 5 11 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 22 5 17 .227 9.0 90 123 -33 L6 5-13 0-4 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 East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 20 13 7 .650 0.0 92 75 17 L3 3-7 10-0 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 2.5 81 61 20 L1 7-6 4-4 2 3 9 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 2.5 79 87 -8 L3 4-3 7-7 3 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 3.0 85 72 13 L4 4-2 5-7 4 8 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 3.5 50 79 -29 L3 6-9 4-2 5 9 16 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 20 6 14 .300 7.0 56 115 -59 L1 5-10 1-4 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 24 18 6 .750 0.0 123 75 48 W4 8-4 10-2 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 5.5 129 118 11 W6 7-5 5-6 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 6.0 67 65 2 W1 5-2 6-9 3 6 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 6.0 136 127 9 W2 3-5 9-7 4 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 23 9 14 .391 8.5 103 115 -12 W2 3-10 6-4 5 10 20 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 23 8 15 .348 9.5 73 85 -12 W1 5-7 3-8 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)