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Baseball on Tuesday, April 21, 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
Milwaukee Brewers1California Angels3BoxTom Murphy (2-1)Marty Pattin (0-3)NoneJay Johnstone (11.7)
Detroit Tigers5Cleveland Indians3BoxEarl Wilson (2-2)Steve Hargan (0-1)CLE  E Leon (1), V Pinson (2)Cesar Gutierrez (40.8)
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins4BoxJim Kaat (2-1)Tommy John (0-4)MIN  H Killebrew (2)Harmon Killebrew (45.3)
Kansas City Royals3Oakland Athletics4BoxCatfish Hunter (3-1)Jim Rooker (1-1)OAK  R Jackson (3), D Mincher (4)Don Mincher (57.7)
New York Yankees5Washington Senators7BoxCasey Cox (3-0)Mel Stottlemyre (0-3)WS2  B Allen (1)Bernie Allen (70.8)
Cincinnati Reds13Atlanta Braves8BoxGary Nolan (3-0)Phil Niekro (0-4)ATL  R Carty (4), O Cepeda (4), F Millan (1)  CIN  J Bench (5), B Carbo 2 (4), D Concepcion (1), T Perez (8), P Rose (2), B Tolan (4)Tony Perez (31.7)
St. Louis Cardinals4Chicago Cubs7BoxBill Hands (2-0)Bob Gibson (1-1)CHN  J Callison (3), B Williams (4)Billy Williams (51.5)
San Diego Padres5New York Mets3BoxRon Herbel (1-0)Cal Koonce (0-1)SDN  N Colbert (6)Cito Gaston (37.5)
Houston Astros8Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxBob Veale (1-1)Larry Dierker (3-1)HOU  J Wynn (5)  PIT  R Clemente (1)Matty Alou (46.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers83.727--53364-34-0W6Game Log
Baltimore Orioles84.6670.554424-04-4W1Game Log
Washington Senators II55.5002.542511-14-4W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox56.4553.046392-53-1L3Game Log
New York Yankees59.3574.558623-62-3L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians37.3004.532552-31-4L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins72.778--59275-22-0W3Game Log
California Angels94.6922.069465-04-4W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals66.5002.551564-22-4L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics67.4623.042531-35-4W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox47.3644.039643-21-5L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers39.2505.552663-50-4L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs73.700--44321-36-0W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals73.700--57334-13-2L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates74.6360.540374-13-3W2Game Log
New York Mets66.5002.055403-23-4L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies48.3334.025511-63-2L1Game Log
Montreal Expos18.1115.522530-51-3L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds134.765--96557-26-2W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants77.5004.586903-44-3L1Game Log
Houston Astros78.4675.072711-46-4L2Game Log
San Diego Padres68.4295.545575-61-2W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers57.4175.534454-21-5W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves59.3576.576883-32-6L5Game Log

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