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Baseball on Saturday, August 22, 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 Angels3Baltimore Orioles2BoxAndy Messersmith (9-10)Eddie Watt (4-7)BAL  P Blair (13)Jim Fregosi (24.0)
New York Yankees2Chicago White Sox3BoxBart Johnson (2-3)Stan Bahnsen (11-9)NYA  B Murcer (20)Duane Josephson (26.6)
Oakland Athletics5Cleveland Indians6BoxDennis Higgins (4-4)Marcel Lachemann (3-2)CLE  E Leon (9), G Nettles (18), V Pinson (15), D Sims (16)  OAK  B Campaneris (17), D Mincher (22)Don Mincher (55.8)
Milwaukee Brewers2Detroit Tigers5BoxDenny McLain (3-4)Lew Krausse (11-14)DET  B Freehan (16), J Northrup (22)  MIL  T Harper (24), D May (7)Jim Northrup (39.5)
Boston Red Sox8Kansas City Royals1BoxGary Peters (12-10)Jim Rooker (7-14)BOS  R Smith (20)Tony Conigliaro (10.0)
Washington Senators5Minnesota Twins4BoxHoracio Pina (4-1)Tom Hall (6-5)MIN  L Cardenas (10), H Killebrew (38)  WS2  F Howard 2 (35)Frank Howard (45.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBruce Dal Canton (8-3)Pete Mikkelsen (2-2)NoneJerry May (50.0)
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos4BoxSteve Renko (9-8)Jim Nash (12-6)NoneJohn Bateman (20.0)
Cincinnati Reds3New York Mets2BoxJim Merritt (19-10)Tug McGraw (2-4)NoneJohnny Bench (68.1)
Houston Astros1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJoe Hoerner (7-3)Fred Gladding (4-2)NoneJohn Mayberry (24.5)
St. Louis Cardinals7San Diego Padres0BoxBob Gibson (18-5)Danny Coombs (9-10)NoneJulian Javier (18.8)
Chicago Cubs15San Francisco Giants0BoxKen Holtzman (14-9)Gaylord Perry (17-12)CHN  J Pepitone (18), B Williams (36)Don Kessinger (11.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7945.637--60546340-2639-19L1Game Log
New York Yankees6856.54811.053749831-3437-22L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6757.54012.054553031-3236-25W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6359.51615.057755421-3642-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6064.48419.049252228-3732-27W3Game Log
Washington Senators II5965.47620.049852424-3535-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7349.598--57846935-2738-22L1Game Log
California Angels6955.5565.049846634-2535-30W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6857.5446.552645430-2938-28L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4777.37927.047156624-4023-37L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4779.37328.047961216-4330-37L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox4582.35430.549163923-4422-38W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6957.548--57353129-3040-27W1Game Log
New York Mets6558.5282.552647132-3133-27L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6561.5164.064554825-3340-28W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5966.4729.559758430-3029-36W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5669.44812.554764327-4028-30W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5570.44013.544957128-3828-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8344.654--62052836-2447-20W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7053.56911.059849841-2329-30L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6262.50019.565468631-3431-28L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6263.49620.058359426-3436-29L2Game Log
Houston Astros5669.44826.056260825-3731-32L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4878.38134.554463625-4123-37L3Game Log

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