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Baseball on Monday, August 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
Chicago White Sox2Boston Red Sox7BoxCal Koonce (2-5)Bart Johnson (1-3)BOS  T Conigliaro (23), R Smith (18)  CHA  B Melton (22)Reggie Smith (25.7)
Cleveland Indians0California Angels3BoxTom Murphy (13-7)Sam McDowell (17-8)CAL  A Johnson (9)Tom Murphy (8.1)
Baltimore Orioles3Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJim Palmer (17-7)Lew Krausse (11-13)BAL  B Powell (29), C Salmon (6)Ted Kubiak (34.3)
Detroit Tigers5Oakland Athletics3BoxDaryl Patterson (4-1)Mudcat Grant (5-1)DET  N Cash (13)Norm Cash (50.7)
Kansas City Royals0Washington Senators7BoxJim Hannan (9-5)Bob Johnson (5-8)WS2  M Epstein (16), F Howard (33)Aurelio Rodriguez (9.7)
San Diego Padres0Chicago Cubs7BoxMilt Pappas (9-5)Clay Kirby (8-14)NoneDon Kessinger (20.1)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds9BoxJim Merritt (18-10)Grant Jackson (3-12)CIN  J Bench (41), J Merritt (3), T Perez (37)  PHI  R Joseph (3)Johnny Bench (10.0)
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxGaylord Perry (17-11)Bruce Dal Canton (7-3)PIT  W Stargell (25)  SFN  W McCovey (31)Willie McCovey (59.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers8St. Louis Cardinals11BoxBob Gibson (17-5)Don Sutton (13-9)NoneBob Gibson (15.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7644.633--59245838-2638-18W3Game Log
New York Yankees6653.5559.552047929-3137-22W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers6456.53312.053151630-3134-25W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6157.51714.055553420-3541-22W1Game Log
Washington Senators II5862.48318.048150223-3435-28W7Game Log
Cleveland Indians5763.47519.047750227-3630-27L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7047.598--55645035-2735-20W1Game Log
California Angels6753.5584.548345633-2434-29W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6754.5545.051043930-2737-27L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4775.38525.547159516-4130-35L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4476.36727.545454822-4022-36L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4380.35030.046962022-4321-37L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6755.549--56051928-2939-26L2Game Log
New York Mets6356.5292.550945732-3131-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6359.5164.061453024-3239-27W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5764.4719.557256528-3029-34W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5366.44512.543154628-3526-30L3Game Log
Montreal Expos5269.43014.552262825-4026-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8241.667--60650735-2347-18W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6752.56313.058449139-2328-29L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6060.50020.564066030-3330-27W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves5961.49221.556657826-3233-29L1Game Log
Houston Astros5466.45026.553958523-3431-32L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4775.38534.552360024-4023-35L1Game Log

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