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Games on 1970-04-06

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Detroit Tigers5Washington Senators II0BoxMickey LolichDick Bosman(none)
Montreal Expos1Cincinnati Reds5BoxJim MerrittJoe Sparma(none)

Standings as of 1970-04-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1101.000--5051-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1617883.484
223Washington Senators II101.0001.005-50-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1617091.435
5919Cleveland Indians000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1627686.469
6511New York Yankees000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1629369.574
41116Boston Red Sox000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1628775.537
31215Baltimore Orioles000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium16210854.667
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
5410Oakland Athletics000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1628973.549
638California Angels000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1628676.531
4614Minnesota Twins000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1629864.605
3723Milwaukee Brewers000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium1626597.401
2821Kansas City Royals000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1626597.401
11018Chicago White Sox000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park16256106.346
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Montreal Expos101.000--15-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1617388.453
479Philadelphia Phillies000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1617388.453
21117Chicago Cubs000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1628478.519
3812New York Mets000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1628379.512
5613Pittsburgh Pirates000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field1628973.549
6127St. Louis Cardinals000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1627686.469
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds1101.000--5140-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field16110160.627
646San Francisco Giants000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1628676.531
555San Diego Padres000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1626399.389
4922Los Angeles Dodgers000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1618774.540
31020Houston Astros000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1627983.488
2324Atlanta Braves000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1627686.469


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bucky BrandonP29.272Released by Twins. 
Bucky BrandonP29.272Signed as Free Agent by White Sox. 
Chuck Cottier2B34.089Released by Angels. 
Jack HiattC-1B27.253Purchased by Expos from Giants. 
Orlando PenaP36.140Released by Royals. 
Tom Robson1B24.081Purchased by Expos from Mets. 
Zoilo VersallesSS30.110Released by Senators.