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Baseball on Thursday, September 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
Detroit Tigers2Cleveland Indians6BoxSam McDowell (20-10)Joe Niekro (12-13)CLE  R Foster (22)Al Kaline (29.6)
Kansas City Royals3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxKen Sanders (5-1)Tom Burgmeier (6-6)KCA  L Piniella (11), P Schaal (4)  MIL  D May (8)Mike Hegan (62.2)
California Angels3Minnesota Twins4BoxJim Perry (23-11)Tom Murphy (14-13)NoneTony Oliva (13.6)
Boston Red Sox5New York Yankees4BoxBobby Bolin (6-11)Jack Aker (4-2)NoneTony Conigliaro (41.9)
Baltimore Orioles0Washington Senators2BoxDick Bosman (16-10)Mike Cuellar (23-8)NoneTim Cullen (14.5)
St. Louis Cardinals9Chicago Cubs2BoxJerry Reuss (6-8)Bill Hands (17-13)NoneLou Brock (22.1)
Houston Astros10Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxRon Cook (4-4)Alan Foster (9-13)HOU  D Menke (12), B Watson (8)Wes Parker (54.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Philadelphia Phillies3BoxChris Short (9-15)John Lamb (0-1)PIT  B Robertson (26)Ron Stone (39.1)
San Francisco Giants4San Diego Padres3BoxRich Robertson (7-9)Pat Dobson (12-15)SDN  N Colbert (33), I Murrell (12)Bob Heise (34.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9653.644--72353646-3250-21L2Game Log
New York Yankees8368.55014.062758136-4147-27L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox7773.51319.572069131-4646-27W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7673.51020.063467036-3840-35L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7377.48723.561262330-4243-35W1Game Log
Washington Senators II7078.47325.559661530-4140-37W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins8960.597--68655741-3148-29W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics8268.5477.563455138-4044-28W2Game Log
California Angels7970.53010.057758241-3438-36L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5889.39530.055464925-4633-43L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5892.38731.555470423-5234-41W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5393.36334.558173925-4928-44W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7969.534--67262934-3945-30L1Game Log
New York Mets7871.5231.565458537-3841-33L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7771.5202.075863331-3746-34L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7278.4808.069968341-3731-41W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6781.45312.064075330-4536-37W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6684.44014.053467630-4837-35W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds9457.623--71963343-3551-22W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8069.53713.068962545-2935-40L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8070.53313.578278334-3846-32W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves7378.48321.069671633-4640-32W1Game Log
Houston Astros7277.48321.068771232-4040-37W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5992.39135.064774929-4630-46L1Game Log

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