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Baseball on Tuesday, August 18, 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 Sox4Boston Red Sox8BoxKen Brett (3-6)Bob Miller (5-7)BOS  M Andrews (13)Tony Conigliaro (47.2)
Cleveland Indians1California Angels12BoxClyde Wright (17-9)Dean Chance (7-8)NoneRoger Repoz (13.3)
Baltimore Orioles3Milwaukee Brewers0BoxJim Hardin (4-3)Marty Pattin (9-10)BAL  M Rettenmund (15)Boog Powell (20.1)
New York Yankees7Minnesota Twins8BoxTom Hall (6-4)Lindy McDaniel (8-5)NYA  D Cater (6), J Ellis (6)Tony Oliva (65.7)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics1BoxMickey Lolich (11-14)Chuck Dobson (15-11)DET  D Jones (4)Dalton Jones (13.2)
Kansas City Royals12Washington Senators8BoxAl Fitzmorris (7-3)Dick Bosman (12-9)KCA  B Oliver (25)  WS2  L Maye (7)Bob Oliver (41.5)
Philadelphia Phillies2Atlanta Braves3BoxHoyt Wilhelm (5-3)Chris Short (6-13)ATL  C Boyer (12)  PHI  B Browne (10)Bob Tillman (18.6)
San Diego Padres11Chicago Cubs3BoxPat Dobson (9-12)Joe Decker (2-7)CHN  J Callison (16), J Pepitone (16)  SDN  O Brown (21), C Gaston (20), E Spiezio (9)Jose Arcia (12.3)
Montreal Expos7Cincinnati Reds4BoxSteve Renko (8-8)Mel Behney (0-2)NoneCoco Laboy (17.8)
Houston Astros1New York Mets7BoxGary Gentry (9-6)Larry Dierker (11-11)NoneWayne Garrett (11.1)
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxSteve Blass (7-10)Skip Pitlock (3-4)PIT  B Robertson (19)  SFN  J Hart (6)Manny Sanguillen (31.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers7St. Louis Cardinals2BoxSandy Vance (5-3)Jerry Reuss (4-5)NoneWes Parker (11.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7744.636--59545839-2638-18W4Game Log
New York Yankees6654.55010.552748729-3237-22L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6556.53712.053451731-3134-25W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox6257.52114.056353820-3542-22W2Game Log
Washington Senators II5863.47919.048951423-3435-29L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5764.47120.047851427-3730-27L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7147.602--56445735-2736-20W2Game Log
California Angels6853.5624.549545733-2435-29W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6755.5496.051144230-2737-28L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4776.38226.547159816-4130-36L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4576.37227.546655623-4022-36W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4381.34731.047362822-4421-37L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6855.553--56652128-2940-26W1Game Log
New York Mets6456.5332.551645832-3132-25W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6360.5125.061754124-3239-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5765.46710.557457228-3029-35L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5367.44213.543354928-3626-30L4Game Log
Montreal Expos5369.43414.552963226-4026-30W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8242.661--61051435-2347-19L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6852.56712.059149340-2328-29W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6061.49620.564266630-3430-27L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6061.49620.556958026-3234-29W1Game Log
Houston Astros5467.44626.554059223-3531-32L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4875.39033.553460325-4023-35W1Game Log

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