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Baseball on Sunday, August 09, 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 Tigers4Boston Red Sox7BoxRay Culp (12-10)Mickey Lolich (10-13)BOS  B Conigliaro (14), R Petrocelli (18)Rico Petrocelli (24.6)
California Angels5Chicago White Sox0Box G1Clyde Wright (15-9)Tommy John (10-13)CAL  T Egan (4), A Johnson (8)Jim Fregosi (11.9)
California Angels6Chicago White Sox3Box G2Tom Murphy (12-7)Jerry Crider (3-6)CHA  B Knoop (4), B Melton (21)Jim Fregosi (20.2)
Milwaukee Brewers4Kansas City Royals2BoxBobby Bolin (4-9)Dick Drago (6-11)KCA  E Kirkpatrick 2 (13)Ed Kirkpatrick (30.0)
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins0Box G1Chuck Dobson (14-10)Bert Blyleven (6-4)NoneDon Mincher (18.1)
Oakland Athletics6Minnesota Twins3Box G2Jim Roland (2-2)Jim Kaat (10-8)MIN  H Killebrew (34)  OAK  D Mincher 2 (20)Don Mincher (61.9)
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees6Box G1Jack Aker (3-1)Dick Hall (8-5)NYA  R White (15)Paul Blair (21.5)
Baltimore Orioles12New York Yankees9Box G2Eddie Watt (4-6)Ron Klimkowski (4-5)BAL  T Crowley (3), E Hendricks (10), C Salmon (4)  NYA  J Ellis (5)Jerry Kenney (49.2)
Cleveland Indians3Washington Senators7Box G1Joe Coleman (6-8)Sam McDowell (16-7)WS2  T Grieve (3)Eddie Leon (16.4)
Cleveland Indians6Washington Senators3Box G2Dennis Higgins (3-3)Jackie Brown (1-1)CLE  T Horton (17)Tony Horton (10.3)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers7Box G1Jim Brewer (5-5)Ray Washburn (1-4)CIN  P Rose 2 (12)Pete Rose (38.1)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers13Box G2Alan Foster (8-9)Jim McGlothlin (11-7)NoneTed Sizemore (34.0)
Chicago Cubs4Philadelphia Phillies1Box G1Milt Pappas (7-5)Rick Wise (9-10)CHN  J Callison (13)  PHI  J Briggs (6)Joe Pepitone (31.0)
Chicago Cubs1Philadelphia Phillies6Box G2Barry Lersch (3-0)Larry Gura (1-2)PHI  M Ryan (2), T Taylor (9)Byron Browne (11.7)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxLuke Walker (9-3)Nolan Ryan (6-7)PIT  W Stargell (23)Willie Stargell (46.5)
Atlanta Braves2San Diego Padres4BoxPat Dobson (8-11)Pat Jarvis (13-9)ATL  H Aaron (33)  SDN  N Colbert (25), E Spiezio (7)Ed Spiezio (12.6)
Houston Astros7San Francisco Giants5Box G1Jack DiLauro (1-3)Rich Robertson (6-8)HOU  J Morgan (3)  SFN  W Mays (22)Willie McCovey (52.7)
Houston Astros1San Francisco Giants6Box G2Gaylord Perry (16-10)Tom Griffin (3-13)HOU  J Wynn (19)Russ Gibson (14.3)
Montreal Expos7St. Louis Cardinals6Box G1Mike Wegener (3-3)Steve Carlton (6-16)MON  R Staub (23)  SLN  J Torre (12)Coco Laboy (34.0)
Montreal Expos0St. Louis Cardinals4Box G2Jerry Reuss (4-4)Bill Stoneman (4-11)NoneJose Cardenal (10.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7142.628--56644333-2438-18W1Game Log
New York Yankees6152.54010.049546329-3132-21L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6052.53610.549248326-2734-25L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5554.50514.049448320-3535-19W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5658.49115.545847126-3130-27W1Game Log
Washington Senators II5162.45120.045348923-3428-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6940.633--52840434-2135-19L2Game Log
California Angels6449.5667.046442733-2431-25W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6350.5588.047440929-2734-23W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4271.37229.042851520-3522-36L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4373.37129.545157716-4126-33W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4274.36230.545058921-3721-37L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6450.561--51947528-2936-21W1Game Log
New York Mets5952.5323.548542428-2731-25L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5856.5096.056049424-3234-24L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5360.46910.552852028-3025-30W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5161.45512.040851126-3026-30W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5065.43514.549660323-3626-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7739.664--56948935-2342-16L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6349.56212.053443835-2028-29W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5557.49120.061163325-3030-27W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5459.47821.553756026-3228-27L2Game Log
Houston Astros5163.44725.051455823-3428-29L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4569.39531.048754322-3423-35W2Game Log

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