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MLB Games on Wednesday July 8, 1970

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL8Baltimore OriolesAL9Box | PBP933,749Memorial StadiumNight2:53Moe DrabowskyLindy McDaniel---Blefary, Buford, Ellis, Munson, Powell, Robinson (2)
Kansas City RoyalsAL2California AngelsAL3Box | PBP97,733Anaheim StadiumNight2:42Ken TatumTed Abernathy------
Washington Senators IIAL5Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP96,322Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight2:26Phil HenniganDarold KnowlesDennis HigginsBradford, Foster, Reichardt
Boston Red SoxAL2Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP914,801Tiger StadiumNight2:32Mickey LolichEd Phillips---Horton, Szotkiewicz
Chicago White SoxAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP912,119County StadiumNight2:08Tommy JohnAl Downing------
Minnesota TwinsAL8Oakland AthleticsAL6Box | PBP915,731Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:20Jim PerryCatfish HunterRon PerranoskiDuncan, Oliva, Reese
San Francisco GiantsNL13Atlanta BravesNL0Box | PBP910,629Atlanta StadiumNight2:54Gaylord PerryPhil Niekro---Hart
Montreal ExposNL1Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay1:59Milt PappasSteve Renko---Santo, Williams
Montreal ExposNL5Chicago CubsNL4Box | PBP933,858Wrigley FieldDay2:53Dan McGinnKen HoltzmanClaude RaymondSmith
San Diego PadresNL3Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP916,360Riverfront StadiumNight2:42Clay KirbyRay WashburnRon Willis---
Los Angeles DodgersNL6Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP916,865AstrodomeNight2:26Ray LambJack DiLauroJim BrewerWynn
St. Louis CardinalsNL5New York MetsNL7Box | PBP938,932Shea StadiumDay2:43Ray SadeckiNelson BrilesRon TaylorSingleton, Taylor
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP97,038Connie Mack StadiumNight2:01Rick WiseSteve Blass---Johnson
13 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Wednesday, July 08, 1970

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123Baltimore Orioles825230.634-4033158821-1631-14805624.700
AL East247Detroit Tigers804436.5507.03583411718-2126-15823547.427
AL East3610New York Yankees824438.5378.03663422420-2424-14804931.613
AL East4711Boston Red Sox804139.51310.0358363-512-2529-14824636.561
AL East5816Cleveland Indians813744.45714.5319338-1918-2719-17813942.481
AL East6917Washington Senators II843747.44016.0351388-3716-2721-20783345.423
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Minnesota Twins785226.667-40929111827-1525-11844638.548
AL West235California Angels824933.5985.03382964222-1727-16803743.463
AL West358Oakland Athletics834538.5429.53703234722-2023-18794435.557
AL West41022Kansas City Royals813051.37023.5313378-6515-2715-24813546.432
AL West51123Milwaukee Brewers853154.36524.5340434-949-2821-27773443.442
AL West61224Chicago White Sox842955.34526.0319435-11615-2914-26782751.346
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East136New York Mets824636.561-3723056723-1923-17803743.463
NL East249Pittsburgh Pirates854639.5411.5356353320-2326-16774334.558
NL East3613Chicago Cubs824141.5005.04103694115-2126-20804337.538
NL East4815St. Louis Cardinals823943.4767.03713601120-2619-17803743.463
NL East5918Montreal Expos843549.41712.0338436-9816-2818-22783840.487
NL East61019Philadelphia Phillies823448.41512.0270373-10318-2417-23793940.494
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds835924.711-4033119224-1335-11794336.544
NL West224Los Angeles Dodgers825032.6108.53872889929-1221-20793742.468
NL West3512Atlanta Braves814140.50617.0377379-218-2223-18813546.432
NL West4714San Francisco Giants813942.48119.0437468-3116-2123-21814734.580
NL West51120Houston Astros843450.40525.5368399-3114-2920-21784533.577
NL West61221San Diego Padres863353.38427.5355403-4818-2815-25763046.395
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season