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Baseball on Sunday, May 31, 1970


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox22Boston Red Sox13BoxFloyd Weaver (1-0)Gary Peters (3-6)BOS  M Andrews (4), C Yastrzemski (12)  CHA  B Melton (6)Bobby Knoop (18.0)
Baltimore Orioles1California Angels6BoxClyde Wright (7-3)Dave McNally (8-3)BAL  B Powell (15)  CAL  J Fregosi (5), K McMullen (6)Ken McMullen (13.5)
Detroit Tigers6Milwaukee Brewers7BoxDave Baldwin (1-0)Dennis Saunders (0-1)MIL  M Hegan (2)Mike Hegan (47.7)
New York Yankees6Minnesota Twins7BoxStan Williams (5-0)Lindy McDaniel (4-1)MIN  H Killebrew 2 (14)  NYA  P Ward (1), R White (7)Rich Reese (18.7)
Cleveland Indians3Oakland Athletics2BoxDick Ellsworth (1-0)Catfish Hunter (7-5)CLE  R Fosse (5)  OAK  B Campaneris (4), R Jackson (8)Roy Foster (30.2)
Kansas City Royals6Washington Senators5BoxTom Burgmeier (1-1)Darold Knowles (1-4)KCA  E Kirkpatrick (7)  WS2  F Howard (15)Luis Alcaraz (47.1)
Philadelphia Phillies1Atlanta Braves9BoxJim Nash (7-1)Rick Wise (3-3)ATL  R Carty 3 (14)Rico Carty (22.7)
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs7BoxFergie Jenkins (4-7)Mike Corkins (4-5)CHN  J Callison (6), B Williams (15)  SDN  B Barton (2), N Colbert (17), A Ferrara (6)Johnny Callison (26.0)
Montreal Expos4Cincinnati Reds6BoxJim Merritt (10-3)Howie Reed (1-3)CIN  L May 2 (14), H McRae (5), T Perez (18)  MON  R Staub (6)Tony Perez (32.7)
Houston Astros4New York Mets14Box G1Ray Sadecki (4-0)Denny Lemaster (3-7)HOU  T Davis (2), J Wynn (10)  NYN  T Agee (6), R Swoboda 2 (3)Ron Swoboda (22.8)
Houston Astros3New York Mets4Box G2Tug McGraw (1-2)Denny Lemaster (3-8)HOU  J Pepitone (10), J Wynn (11)Cleon Jones (12.4)
San Francisco Giants3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBob Moose (5-4)Juan Marichal (2-3)PIT  G Alley (4), R Hebner (1)Al Oliver (16.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJose Pena (3-0)George Culver (3-3)LAN  B Grabarkewitz (4)  SLN  J Hague (5)Billy Grabarkewitz (54.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3315.687--23016415-818-7L2Game Log
New York Yankees2624.5208.022621713-1713-7L2Game Log
Washington Senators II2224.47810.01932077-1115-13L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2123.47710.020020210-1311-10L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2025.44411.51892085-1715-8L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1627.37214.51441839-157-12W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins3113.705--24317016-515-8W2Game Log
California Angels3017.6382.520615715-815-9W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2523.5218.021819011-1214-11L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1927.41313.019222910-129-15W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1829.38314.51892449-139-16W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1630.34816.01972565-2110-10W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2519.568--2071868-1317-6W2Game Log
New York Mets2523.5212.019917512-913-14W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2326.4694.521122810-1413-12W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2124.4674.520419510-1111-13L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1928.4047.514421213-157-12L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1729.3709.01602559-167-14L8Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds3614.720--25118616-1020-4W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves2719.5877.023920013-1114-8W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2820.5837.023717216-612-14W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2426.48012.029031410-1314-13L1Game Log
Houston Astros2129.42015.02312589-1812-11L3Game Log
San Diego Padres2231.41515.524723912-1410-17L2Game Log


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