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Baseball on Friday, August 21, 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
California Angels0Baltimore Orioles5BoxDave McNally (19-7)Tom Murphy (13-8)BAL  B Robinson (14)Brooks Robinson (22.1)
New York Yankees4Chicago White Sox2BoxSteve Kline (2-3)Gerry Janeski (8-14)CHA  B Melton (24)Jim Lyttle (14.1)
Oakland Athletics3Cleveland Indians6BoxSam McDowell (18-8)Catfish Hunter (15-11)CLE  R Foster (15), V Pinson (14), D Sims (15), T Uhlaender (8)  OAK  C Hunter (1)Duke Sims (22.0)
Milwaukee Brewers4Detroit Tigers6BoxLes Cain (12-4)Al Downing (4-10)MIL  P Roof (9)Al Kaline (37.8)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals2BoxTed Abernathy (8-3)Ken Brett (3-7)BOS  R Smith (19)George Scott (10.5)
Washington Senators3Minnesota Twins4BoxStan Williams (8-0)Casey Cox (7-9)MIN  T Tischinski (1)Danny Thompson (37.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxClaude Osteen (13-11)Bob Veale (8-14)LAN  B Sudakis (11)Bill Sudakis (17.0)
Atlanta Braves4Montreal Expos6BoxCarl Morton (15-9)Phil Niekro (10-15)ATL  C Boyer (13), B Tillman (5)  MON  B Bailey (22), J Bateman (11), R Staub (27)John Bateman (15.1)
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets4BoxJerry Koosman (8-6)Tony Cloninger (6-5)NoneJerry Koosman (11.8)
Houston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies9Box G1Jim Bunning (10-12)Jack Billingham (10-6)HOU  D Rader (20)  PHI  D Money (11)Mike Compton (31.4)
Houston Astros9Philadelphia Phillies1Box G2Don Wilson (6-5)Grant Jackson (3-13)HOU  J Wynn (20)Marty Martinez (15.4)
St. Louis Cardinals14San Diego Padres8BoxNelson Briles (5-4)Earl Wilson (4-10)SLN  J Torre (15)Lou Brock (13.6)
Chicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants5BoxFrank Reberger (5-5)Bill Hands (14-11)NoneDick Dietz (21.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7944.642--60346040-2639-18W6Game Log
New York Yankees6855.55311.053549531-3337-22W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6657.53713.054052831-3235-25W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6259.51216.056955320-3642-23L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5964.48020.048651728-3731-27W2Game Log
Washington Senators II5865.47221.049352023-3535-30L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7348.603--57446435-2738-21W1Game Log
California Angels6855.5536.049546433-2535-30L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6856.5486.552144830-2838-28L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4776.38227.047055824-4023-36W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4778.37628.047760716-4230-37L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4482.34931.548863723-4421-38L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6857.544--57153028-3040-27L2Game Log
New York Mets6557.5331.552446832-3133-26W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6461.5124.063054824-3340-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5866.4689.559058429-3029-36W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5569.44412.554364227-4027-30W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5470.43513.544757028-3827-31L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8244.651--61752635-2447-20L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7052.57410.059749641-2329-29W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6261.50418.565467131-3431-27W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6262.50019.058259026-3336-29L1Game Log
Houston Astros5668.45225.056160625-3631-32W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4877.38433.554462925-4123-36L2Game Log

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