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Games on 1970-05-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim PerryMike CuellarRon Perranoski
California Angels8Boston Red Sox4BoxGreg GarrettRay JarvisKen Tatum
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox3BoxWilbur WoodJoe Niekro(none)
Cleveland Indians3Kansas City Royals4BoxMike HedlundBob Miller(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6New York Yankees7BoxSteve HamiltonJohn Gelnar(none)
Oakland Athletics6Washington Senators II3BoxAl DowningJoe ColemanDiego Segui
Chicago Cubs2Atlanta Braves4BoxPat JarvisKen Holtzman(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds7BoxJim McGlothlinBob Veale(none)
Montreal Expos3Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxJoe MoellerGary Waslewski(none)
New York Mets4San Diego Padres5BoxClay KirbyJim McAndrewRon Herbel
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants7BoxGaylord PerryChris Short(none)
Houston Astros5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxFred GladdingTom Hilgendorf(none)

Standings as of 1970-05-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles21147.667--11881379-25-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1419447.667
246Detroit Tigers20128.6001.59576198-84-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1426775.472
357Boston Red Sox21129.5712.09281112-510-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1417566.532
4610Washington Senators II211110.5243.099105-61-110-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1415982.418
5715New York Yankees231112.4784.01019384-77-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1398257.590
61019Cleveland Indians20812.4005.56184-235-63-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1426874.479
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins20137.650--9766316-37-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1428557.599
235California Angels22148.636--10279239-45-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1407268.514
3817Oakland Athletics221012.4554.08289-74-86-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1407961.564
4918Chicago White Sox21912.4294.581115-345-54-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1414794.333
51121Kansas City Royals21813.3815.586112-264-34-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1415784.404
61224Milwaukee Brewers22517.2279.090123-335-130-4L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium1406080.429
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Chicago Cubs20137.650--9275173-710-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1427171.500
239New York Mets211110.5242.58161207-64-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1417269.511
348Pittsburgh Pirates211110.5242.57987-84-37-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field1417863.553
4812St. Louis Cardinals1899.5003.08572134-25-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1446777.465
5916Philadelphia Phillies211011.4763.55079-296-94-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1406377.450
61223Montreal Expos20614.3007.056115-595-101-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1426775.472
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds24186.750--12375488-410-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field1388454.609
2511Atlanta Braves231211.5225.5129118117-55-6W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1396475.460
4713San Francisco Giants241212.5006.013612793-59-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1387464.536
3614Los Angeles Dodgers221111.5006.0676525-26-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1397663.547
51020Houston Astros23914.3918.5103115-123-106-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1397069.504
61122San Diego Padres23815.3489.57385-125-73-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1395584.396