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Baseball on Sunday, May 17, 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
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox2Box G1Al Fitzmorris (3-1)Wilbur Wood (2-2)CHA  E Herrmann 2 (4)Joe Keough (54.1)
Kansas City Royals8Chicago White Sox4Box G2Jim Rooker (2-2)Wilbur Wood (2-3)KCA  P Kelly (2)Jim Rooker (40.1)
Minnesota Twins6Milwaukee Brewers1BoxJim Perry (6-2)Lew Krausse (3-7)NoneBrant Alyea (20.6)
California Angels7Oakland Athletics1Box G1Clyde Wright (5-2)Blue Moon Odom (3-3)CAL  A Johnson (3)Roger Repoz (22.8)
California Angels5Oakland Athletics6Box G2Jim Roland (1-1)Greg Garrett (2-1)CAL  J Spencer (2)  OAK  F Alou (3), S Bando (7), R Monday (4)Sal Bando (66.3)
Atlanta Braves1Cincinnati Reds5Box G1Jim Merritt (8-2)Pat Jarvis (3-3)CIN  T Perez (13), P Rose (5)Pete Rose (31.6)
Atlanta Braves6Cincinnati Reds7Box G2Don Gullett (2-0)Gary Neibauer (0-2)ATL  H Aaron (16)  CIN  J Bench (11), L May (11), P Rose (6)Lee May (56.2)
San Francisco Giants0Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxClaude Osteen (4-4)Rich Robertson (3-3)LAN  M Mota (1)Manny Mota (12.1)
Montreal Expos8Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJohn Strohmayer (1-0)Gene Garber (0-2)MON  M Jones (4), R Staub (4), B Wine (2)Al Oliver (42.5)
Houston Astros3San Diego Padres5BoxMike Corkins (3-3)Denny Lemaster (3-4)HOU  J Morgan (1), J Pepitone (8)  SDN  C Cannizzaro (2), S Huntz (5)Joe Morgan (22.2)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxSal Campisi (2-0)Fergie Jenkins (2-6)NoneRon Santo (38.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles249.727--17611812-312-6W2Game Log
New York Yankees1917.5286.51661588-1211-5W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1516.4848.01461499-106-6L5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1517.4698.51271254-1211-5W1Game Log
Washington Senators II1320.39411.01371622-811-12L9Game Log
Cleveland Indians1118.37911.0881147-94-9L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2210.687--16711813-59-5W4Game Log
California Angels2312.6571.516612811-612-6L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1818.5006.01611475-913-9W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1519.4418.01351667-98-10L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1321.38210.01391789-104-11W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1223.34311.51451905-156-9L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs1715.531--1371264-1113-4L1Game Log
New York Mets1816.5291.014011211-77-9W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1616.5001.01441375-611-10W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1620.4443.01481737-109-10L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1321.3825.01041668-115-10L9Game Log
Montreal Expos1221.3645.51121969-133-8W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2710.730--18712911-716-3W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2015.5716.015811010-310-12W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1916.5437.01871689-910-7L3Game Log
Houston Astros1819.4869.01861798-1310-6L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1820.4749.52122279-119-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1722.43611.016415610-97-13W1Game Log

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