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Baseball on Sunday, May 24, 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
Boston Red Sox1Baltimore Orioles2Box G1Eddie Watt (2-1)Sparky Lyle (0-2)BAL  B Robinson (6)  BOS  G Scott (7)Curt Motton (39.0)
Boston Red Sox4Baltimore Orioles3Box G2Sonny Siebert (4-2)Tom Phoebus (3-3)BAL  P Blair (7), B Powell (13)Reggie Smith (23.0)
Oakland Athletics5Chicago White Sox1Box G1Chuck Dobson (4-4)Tommy John (4-7)NoneTito Francona (23.2)
Oakland Athletics5Chicago White Sox2Box G2Blue Moon Odom (4-3)Bart Johnson (0-1)OAK  D Mincher (11), B Odom (1)Blue Moon Odom (27.0)
New York Yankees6Cleveland Indians5Box G1Lindy McDaniel (3-0)Fred Lasher (1-4)NYA  J Ellis (1), R White (6)Thurman Munson (50.5)
New York Yankees8Cleveland Indians7Box G2Lindy McDaniel (4-0)Fred Lasher (1-5)CLE  R Fosse 2 (4), J Heidemann (1), T Horton 3 (7)  NYA  H Clarke (2), J Ellis (2), R Hansen (1)John Ellis (67.7)
Washington Senators6Detroit Tigers4BoxJoe Coleman (3-3)Mickey Lolich (5-5)DET  B Freehan (7), J Northrup (5)  WS2  R Reichardt (6)Rick Reichardt (20.0)
Milwaukee Brewers5Kansas City Royals6BoxMoe Drabowsky (1-2)Gene Brabender (1-6)MIL  T Harper (5)Tommy Harper (37.7)
California Angels6Minnesota Twins5BoxPaul Doyle (2-0)Ron Perranoski (3-2)CAL  R Repoz (7)  MIN  G Mitterwald (3)George Mitterwald (61.7)
Cincinnati Reds7Houston Astros10BoxFred Gladding (3-0)Clay Carroll (1-1)CIN  T Perez (16)Jesus Alou (61.7)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxAlan Foster (3-5)Milt Pappas (1-2)NoneTom Haller (19.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Montreal Expos0BoxBob Veale (3-4)Carl Morton (4-2)PIT  M Sanguillen (4)Manny Sanguillen (12.7)
Chicago Cubs3New York Mets1Box G1Bill Hands (7-2)Tom Seaver (7-3)CHN  J Hickman (7)Jim Hickman (15.0)
Chicago Cubs1New York Mets3Box G2Nolan Ryan (3-3)Joe Decker (1-4)NoneRon Swoboda (40.8)
St. Louis Cardinals5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxMike Jackson (1-1)Chuck Taylor (1-3)PHI  L Hisle (4), D Johnson (9)Larry Hisle (49.4)
San Diego Padres1San Francisco Giants6Box G1Gaylord Perry (6-5)Ron Herbel (1-1)SDN  I Murrell (6)  SFN  B Bonds (8), W Mays (11), W McCovey 2 (15)Willie McCovey (24.7)
San Diego Padres6San Francisco Giants7Box G2Mike McCormick (2-2)Pat Dobson (3-5)SDN  S Huntz (7), E Spiezio (2)Ron Hunt (47.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2913.690--20714914-615-7L1Game Log
New York Yankees2420.5456.020318911-1313-7W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1820.4749.01731759-119-9L2Game Log
Washington Senators II1822.45010.01631805-1013-12W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1722.43610.51501615-1712-5W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1423.37812.51291577-117-12L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2612.684--20114516-510-7L1Game Log
California Angels2714.6591.519014415-812-6W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2220.5246.02021749-1113-9W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals1624.40011.01682099-107-14W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1625.39011.51522087-99-16L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1426.35013.01682155-188-9L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2117.553--1741508-1313-4L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2019.5131.51761629-911-10L1Game Log
New York Mets2021.4882.516715012-98-12W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2023.4653.51731959-1211-11W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1624.4006.01432279-137-11L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1625.3906.51231889-137-12W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds3112.721--22415714-817-4L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2418.5716.518913612-412-14W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2318.5617.020718613-1110-7L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2123.47710.52532659-1112-12W2Game Log
Houston Astros2024.45511.52122238-1312-11W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1927.41313.520821011-128-15L2Game Log

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