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1970 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  76-86   .469
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Alvin Dark
General Manager:   Alvin Dark
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  729,752
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Chuck Hinton (36)
Youngest Player:  Jack Heidemann (20)
Longest Tenure:  Sam McDowell (10)
Top Hitter:  Vada Pinson (29)
Top Pitcher:  Sam McDowell (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Dunning (#2)

Roster Continuity:  49.62%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10854.667--
NY Yankees9369.57415.0
Boston8775.53721.0
Detroit7983.48829.0
Cleveland7686.46932.0
Washington7092.43238.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
33Rick AustinPMLB6-4190RightLeft10/27/194623Seattle,Washington1968354SLN

25Buddy BradfordOFMLB5-11191RightRight7/25/194425Mobile,Alabama1962UDFA CHA
16Larry BrownSS-2BMLB5-11165RightRight3/1/194030Shinnston,West VirginiaUDFA 
17Lou CamilliSS-2BMLB5-10170BothRight9/24/194623El Paso,Texas1967355CLE
32Dean ChancePMLB6-3200RightRight6/1/194129Plain City,OhioUDFA 
44Vince ColbertPMLB6-4200RightRight12/20/194524Washington,DC196811234CLE
46Steve DunningPMLB6-2205RightRight5/15/194921Denver,Colorado197012CLE
42Dick EllsworthPMLB6-4195LeftLeft3/22/194030Lusk,WyomingUDFA 
22Ted FordOFMLB5-10180RightRight2/7/194723Vineland,New Jersey1966111CLE
8Ray FosseCMLB6-2215RightRight4/4/194723Marion,Illinois196517CLE
27Roy FosterOFMLB6-0185RightRight7/29/194524Bixby,Oklahoma1963UDFA PIT
13Vern Fuller2BMLB6-1170RightRight3/1/194426Menomonie,WisconsinUDFA 
45Rich HandPMLB6-1195RightRight7/10/194821Bellevue,Washington196911CLE
34Steve HarganPMLB6-3180RightRight9/8/194227Fort Wayne,Indiana1961UDFA CLE
40Ken Harrelson1B-OFMLB6-2190RightRight9/4/194128Woodruff,South CarolinaUDFA 
18Jack HeidemannSSMLB6-0178RightRight7/11/194920Brenham,Texas1967111CLE
38Phil HenniganPMLB185RightRight4/10/194624Jasper,Texas1966460CLE
35Dennis HigginsPMLB6-4190RightRight8/4/193930Jefferson City,Missouri1958UDFA CHA
23Chuck HintonOFMLB6-1197RightRight5/3/193436Rocky Mount,North CarolinaUDFA 
11Tony Horton1BMLB6-3210RightRight12/6/194425Santa Monica,CaliforniaUDFA 
29Lou Klimchock3B-2BMLB5-11180LeftRight10/15/193930Hostetler,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
36Fred LasherPMLB6-4210RightRight8/19/194128Poughkeepsie,New YorkUDFA 
24Eddie LeonSS-2BMLB6-0175RightRight8/11/194623Tucson,Arizona1967235CLE
29John LowensteinOFMLB6-0175LeftRight1/27/194723Wolf Point,Montana196818402CLE
48Sam McDowellPMLB6-5218LeftLeft9/21/194227Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania1960UDFA CLE
33Bob MillerPMLB6-1182RightRight2/18/193931St. Louis,Missouri1958UDFA SLN
31Steve MingoriPMLB5-10170LeftLeft2/29/194426Kansas City,Missouri1965UDFA CIN
31Barry MoorePMLB6-1190LeftLeft4/3/194327Statesville,North CarolinaUDFA 
25Russ NagelsonOFMLB6-0205LeftRight9/19/194425Cincinnati,Ohio196614272CLE
12Graig Nettles3BMLB6-0185LeftRight8/20/194425San Diego,California1965474MIN
39Mike PaulPMLB6-0183LeftLeft4/18/194525Detroit,Michigan196720389CLE
28Vada PinsonOFMLB5-11181LeftLeft8/11/193831Memphis,Tennessee1956UDFA CIN
42Jim RittwagePMLB6-3190RightRight10/23/194425Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
10Rich Rollins3BMLB5-10185RightRight4/16/193832Mount Pleasant,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
9Duke SimsCMLB6-2205LeftRight6/5/194129Salt Lake City,Utah1959UDFA CLE
26Ted UhlaenderOFMLB6-2190LeftRight10/21/194029Chicago Heights,Illinois1961UDFA MIN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Clay BryantAssistant Coach 
Alvin DarkManager 
Cot DealPitching Coach 
Hoot EversAssistant Coach 
Kerby FarrellAssistant Coach 
Harry JonesBroadcaster 
Johnny LiponAssistant Coach 
Dave MartinBroadcaster 
Bob NealBroadcaster 
Herb ScoreBroadcaster 


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