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MLB Games on Wednesday August 12, 1970

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Boston Red SoxAL7Box | PBP90Fenway ParkNight2:24Gary PetersJim Rooker---Oliver, Yastrzemski
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP923,450Fenway ParkNight2:33Ted AbernathyKen Brett---Oliver, Smith
Baltimore OriolesAL5California AngelsAL4Box | PBP911,371Anaheim StadiumNight2:29Dave McNallyRudy MayPete RichertEtchebarren
Detroit TigersAL5Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP917,648County StadiumNight2:58Gene BrabenderTom TimmermannBobby BolinWert
Chicago White SoxAL5New York YankeesAL1Box | PBP912,440Yankee Stadium INight2:30Bart JohnsonStan BahnsenWilbur WoodHerrmann, White
Cleveland IndiansAL4Oakland AthleticsAL11Box | PBP95,561Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:50Marcel LachemannRick AustinBob LockerFernandez
Minnesota TwinsAL3Washington Senators IIAL5Box | PBP98,811RFK Memorial StadiumNight2:29Jim HannanLuis TiantJoe GrzendaEpstein, Howard
Montreal ExposNL7Atlanta BravesNL8Box | PBP98,067Atlanta StadiumNight2:40Bob PriddyBill StonemanHoyt WilhelmAaron, Jones
San Francisco GiantsNL6Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP932,462Wrigley FieldDay3:12Don CarrithersBill HandsDon McMahonBonds
New York MetsNL2Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP932,902Riverfront StadiumNight2:25Gary GentryTony Cloninger------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP916,677AstrodomeNight1:51Larry DierkerGrant Jackson---Menke
Los Angeles DodgersNL11Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP934,551Three Rivers StadiumNight2:59Pete MikkelsenBob MooseCharlie Hough---
San Diego PadresNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP1418,563Busch Stadium IINight3:16Bob GibsonRon Willis---Allen, Colbert
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, August 12, 1970

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles1157342.635-57844713135-2438-18473512.745
AL East258New York Yankees1156253.53911.05034693429-3133-22473116.660
AL East3610Detroit Tigers1156154.53012.0509501827-2934-25471829.383
AL East4711Boston Red Sox1125755.50914.55155011420-3537-20503020.600
AL East5815Cleveland Indians1165660.48317.5467488-2126-3330-27462026.435
AL East6917Washington Senators II1155362.46120.0461494-3323-3430-28471730.362
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Minnesota Twins1126943.616-53641911734-2335-20502921.580
AL West235Oakland Athletics1166650.5695.04984217730-2736-23462323.500
AL West346California Angels1156451.5576.54684392933-2431-27472225.468
AL West41022Kansas City Royals1154372.37427.5436525-8921-3622-36472225.468
AL West51123Milwaukee Brewers1184474.37328.0458584-12616-4127-34442123.477
AL West61224Chicago White Sox1184375.36429.0456597-14122-3821-37441331.295
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East137Pittsburgh Pirates1176453.547-5295012828-2936-24452520.556
NL East249New York Mets1146153.5351.54984356330-2831-25482226.458
NL East3512Chicago Cubs1165957.5094.55675016624-3235-25462521.543
NL East4816St. Louis Cardinals1155560.4788.05445341028-3027-30472126.447
NL East5918Philadelphia Phillies1145262.45610.5414520-10627-3126-30472126.447
NL East61120Montreal Expos1175067.42714.0503612-10923-3826-30452322.511
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds1187840.661-5784928635-2343-17442420.545
NL West224Los Angeles Dodgers1146549.57011.055044610437-2028-29472225.468
NL West3613San Francisco Giants1145658.49120.0618640-2226-3130-27483018.625
NL West4714Atlanta Braves1155659.48720.5546567-2126-3230-27472027.426
NL West51019Houston Astros1165264.44825.0523564-4123-3429-30462719.587
NL West61221San Diego Padres1164571.38832.0501559-5822-3623-35461828.391
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