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Baseball on Sunday, April 12, 1970

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers7Baltimore Orioles2BoxJoe Niekro (2-0)Mike Cuellar (1-1)BAL  B Robinson (1)Joe Niekro (9.4)
Milwaukee Brewers5Chicago White Sox2Box G1Lew Krausse (1-1)Tommy John (0-2)CHA  C May (1)  MIL  D Walton (3)Danny Walton (18.7)
Milwaukee Brewers16Chicago White Sox2Box G2George Lauzerique (1-0)Gerry Arrigo (0-1)CHA  B Melton (1)  MIL  G Lauzerique (1)Russ Snyder (16.0)
California Angels7Kansas City Royals5BoxEddie Fisher (1-0)Dick Drago (1-1)CAL  J Fregosi (1), R Repoz (2)  KCA  J Campanis (2)Jim Fregosi (45.9)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees1Box G1Sam McDowell (1-1)Mel Stottlemyre (0-2)CLE  R Nagelson (1)Duke Sims (13.5)
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees5Box G2Jack Aker (1-0)Dennis Higgins (0-1)NoneEddie Leon (39.5)
Boston Red Sox5Washington Senators6BoxCasey Cox (2-0)Gary Peters (1-1)BOS  J Moses (1), C Yastrzemski (1)  WS2  M Epstein (3)Frank Howard (21.8)
Atlanta Braves3Houston Astros8BoxLarry Dierker (2-0)Phil Niekro (0-2)ATL  O Cepeda (2)  HOU  T Davis (1), J Pepitone (2), D Rader (3), J Wynn 2 (2)Jimmy Wynn (24.4)
San Diego Padres0Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxBill Singer (1-1)Pat Dobson (1-1)LAN  B Grabarkewitz (1)Tom Haller (9.0)
Chicago Cubs0Montreal Expos2BoxBill Stoneman (1-1)Fergie Jenkins (0-2)MON  R Fairly (1)Ron Fairly (19.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies1BoxSteve Blass (1-0)Jim Bunning (0-1)PIT  B Mazeroski (1)Bill Mazeroski (78.1)
Cincinnati Reds6San Francisco Giants5Box G1Tony Cloninger (1-0)Mike McCormick (0-1)CIN  T Perez 2 (2)  SFN  B Bonds (1)Tony Perez (36.6)
Cincinnati Reds5San Francisco Giants2Box G2Gary Nolan (2-0)Ron Bryant (1-1)CIN  B Tolan (2)Bob Taylor (21.2)
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxTom Seaver (1-0)Steve Carlton (0-1)SLN  D Allen (2)Tom Seaver (24.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles51.833--34173-02-1L1Game Log
Washington Senators II33.5002.025240-03-3W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers33.5002.024243-30-0W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox23.4002.519182-30-0L2Game Log
New York Yankees23.4002.513160-02-3W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians24.3333.014302-10-3L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels501.000--42165-00-0W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins301.0001.02662-01-0W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers33.5002.534313-10-2W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals24.3333.524310-02-4L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics13.2503.59171-30-0L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox15.1674.517510-01-5L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates32.600--1292-11-1W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies32.600--10100-03-2L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals32.600--26182-01-2L2Game Log
New York Mets32.600--19173-20-0W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs13.2501.55101-30-0L1Game Log
Montreal Expos14.2002.09210-11-3W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds62.750--32165-21-0W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants43.5711.530310-04-3L2Game Log
San Diego Padres33.5002.021232-11-2L1Game Log
Houston Astros33.5002.032321-22-1W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves33.5002.030263-30-0L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers15.1674.010230-01-5W1Game Log

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