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Baseball on Wednesday, July 08, 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
New York Yankees8Baltimore Orioles9BoxMoe Drabowsky (3-3)Lindy McDaniel (7-4)BAL  D Buford (10), B Powell (22), F Robinson 2 (17)  NYA  C Blefary (4), J Ellis (4), T Munson (3)Curt Blefary (38.5)
Kansas City Royals2California Angels3BoxKen Tatum (4-2)Ted Abernathy (4-1)NonePat Kelly (28.6)
Washington Senators5Cleveland Indians6BoxPhil Hennigan (6-3)Darold Knowles (1-7)CLE  B Bradford (3), R Foster (10)  WS2  R Reichardt (11)Buddy Bradford (82.3)
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers3BoxMickey Lolich (7-10)Ed Phillips (0-2)DET  W Horton (16), K Szotkiewicz (3)Billy Conigliaro (27.9)
Chicago White Sox2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxTommy John (6-12)Al Downing (3-6)NoneTommy McCraw (26.1)
Minnesota Twins8Oakland Athletics6BoxJim Perry (13-6)Catfish Hunter (13-6)MIN  T Oliva (12), R Reese (6)  OAK  D Duncan (8)Tony Oliva (25.3)
San Francisco Giants13Atlanta Braves0BoxGaylord Perry (13-8)Phil Niekro (7-11)SFN  J Hart (1)Jim Ray Hart (30.0)
Montreal Expos1Chicago Cubs5Box G1Milt Pappas (4-3)Steve Renko (5-5)CHN  R Santo (11), B Williams (26)Ron Santo (27.1)
Montreal Expos5Chicago Cubs4Box G2Dan McGinn (6-6)Ken Holtzman (8-7)CHN  W Smith (3)John Boccabella (42.8)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds1BoxClay Kirby (4-10)Ray Washburn (0-2)NoneCito Gaston (24.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Houston Astros5BoxRay Lamb (3-0)Jack DiLauro (0-3)HOU  J Wynn (13)Maury Wills (69.1)
St. Louis Cardinals5New York Mets7BoxRay Sadecki (7-2)Nelson Briles (1-2)NYN  K Singleton (3)  SLN  C Taylor (3)Ken Singleton (31.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Philadelphia Phillies2BoxRick Wise (6-7)Steve Blass (6-10)PHI  D Johnson (16)Don Money (2.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5230.634--40331521-1631-14W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4436.5507.035834118-2126-15W2Game Log
New York Yankees4438.5378.036634220-2424-14L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox4139.51210.035836312-2529-14L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3744.45714.531933818-2719-17W4Game Log
Washington Senators II3747.44016.035138816-2721-20L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins5226.667--40929127-1525-11W4Game Log
California Angels4933.5985.033829622-1727-16W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4538.5429.537032322-2023-18L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals3051.37023.531337815-2715-24L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3154.36524.53404349-2821-27L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2955.34526.031943515-2914-26W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets4636.561--37230523-1923-17W6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4639.5411.535635320-2326-16L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4141.5005.041036915-2126-20L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3943.4767.037136020-2619-17L3Game Log
Montreal Expos3549.41712.033843616-2818-22W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3448.41512.027037318-2417-23W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5924.711--40331124-1335-11L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5032.6108.538728829-1221-20W7Game Log
Atlanta Braves4140.50617.037737918-2223-18L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants3942.48119.043746816-2123-21W2Game Log
Houston Astros3450.40525.536839914-2920-21L5Game Log
San Diego Padres3353.38427.535540318-2815-25W1Game Log

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