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Baseball on Wednesday, August 05, 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
Boston Red Sox0Baltimore Orioles3BoxJim Palmer (16-7)Sonny Siebert (11-6)NoneEllie Hendricks (16.8)
Milwaukee Brewers3Chicago White Sox9BoxJim Magnuson (1-2)Gene Brabender (5-14)CHA  E Herrmann (13), S O'Brien (5)  MIL  M Alvis (3), G Gil (1)Ed Herrmann (16.1)
New York Yankees7Cleveland Indians3BoxFritz Peterson (13-7)Sam McDowell (16-6)CLE  R Fosse (17)  NYA  T Munson (5), B Murcer (16)Ray Fosse (22.1)
Washington Senators1Detroit Tigers3BoxMickey Lolich (10-12)Jim Shellenback (6-4)DET  M Stanley (10)Elliott Maddox (23.2)
Oakland Athletics4Kansas City Royals1BoxChuck Dobson (13-10)Dick Drago (6-10)NoneDon Mincher (28.5)
California Angels7Minnesota Twins5BoxMel Queen (2-3)Ron Perranoski (7-3)CAL  J Spencer 2 (10)Jim Spencer (74.4)
Atlanta Braves2Los Angeles Dodgers12BoxAlan Foster (7-9)George Stone (7-9)ATL  O Cepeda (24)  LAN  W Davis (6)Jeff Torborg (13.4)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos6Box G1Mike Wegener (2-3)Milt Pappas (6-5)MON  B Bailey (17)Bob Bailey (49.1)
Chicago Cubs11Montreal Expos3Box G2Larry Gura (1-1)Steve Renko (6-8)CHN  J Callison (12), J Hickman (25)  MON  J Boccabella (4), R Staub (22)Jim Hickman (20.5)
Philadelphia Phillies0Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxLuke Walker (8-3)Rick Wise (9-9)PIT  A Oliver (11)Al Oliver (13.4)
Houston Astros4San Diego Padres3BoxFred Gladding (4-1)Tom Dukes (0-3)NoneJohnny Edwards (40.0)
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants5BoxGaylord Perry (15-10)Jim McGlothlin (11-6)NoneBernie Carbo (17.4)
New York Mets5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxDanny Frisella (5-1)Steve Carlton (6-15)NoneJoe Foy (12.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6839.636--53541130-2138-18W5Game Log
New York Yankees5849.54210.046543529-3129-18W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5849.54210.047445824-2434-25W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5352.50514.047746719-3434-18L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5256.48116.543044824-3028-26L1Game Log
Washington Senators II4959.45419.543547123-3426-25L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6638.635--51839234-2132-17L1Game Log
California Angels6147.5657.044541030-2231-25W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6147.5657.046039627-2434-23W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4170.36928.543755114-3826-33L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals3969.36129.040450120-3519-34L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4071.36029.542856821-3719-34W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6049.550--48445628-2932-20W2Game Log
New York Mets5849.5421.046939827-2431-25W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5653.5144.054747522-2934-24W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4959.45410.550250228-3021-29L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4858.45310.538849026-2823-29L3Game Log
Montreal Expos4961.44511.547657622-3326-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7536.676--54645333-2042-16L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6146.57012.050641435-2026-26W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5255.48621.058360625-3027-25W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5257.47722.052254724-3028-27L1Game Log
Houston Astros4861.44026.048253320-3228-29W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4367.39131.546952422-3421-33L2Game Log

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