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Wednesday, April 29,1970

Wednesday, April 29,1970

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Oakland Athletics 3 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Sonny Siebert Chuck Dobson Sparky Lyle 14,297 2:54
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Baltimore Orioles 18 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jim Palmer Tommie Sisk -- 5,188 2:45
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Detroit Tigers 8 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Mike Kilkenny Dick Drago Fred Lasher 6,165 2:47
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Cleveland Indians 0 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Kaat Rich Hand Stan Williams 4,241 1:58
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 California Angels 3 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Messersmith John Cumberland Paul Doyle 5,450 2:24
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Washington Senators II 4 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Dick Bosman Lew Krausse -- 4,452 2:20
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Houston Astros 3 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Crosley Field Jim Merritt Tom Griffin Clay Carroll 6,766 2:07
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Claude Osteen Grant Jackson -- 10,777 2:18
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Chicago Cubs 10 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Forbes Field Bill Hands Bob Moose Phil Regan 7,900 2:37
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Montreal Expos 0 San Diego Padres 10 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Pat Dobson Joe Sparma -- 1,753 2:25
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 New York Mets 6 San Francisco Giants 8 box | pbp Candlestick Park Frank Linzy Ron Taylor Don McMahon 6,139 2:55
1970 reg season 1970-04-29 Atlanta Braves 10 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Priddy Chuck Taylor -- 10,562 2:38
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 18 13 5 .722 0.0 104 68 36 W5 9-1 4-4 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 17 12 5 .706 0.5 85 57 28 W2 8-5 4-0 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 3.0 72 63 9 W3 2-5 8-3 3 6 10 Yes dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 3.0 79 85 -6 W3 1-1 9-7 4 5 9 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 17 7 10 .412 5.5 50 71 -21 L1 4-4 3-6 5 8 17 -- dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 6.0 87 84 3 L1 4-7 4-5 6 9 18 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.0 91 66 25 W1 8-2 5-4 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 17 11 6 .647 1.0 86 54 32 W1 5-2 6-4 2 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 19 8 11 .421 5.0 57 73 -16 L4 2-7 6-4 3 7 16 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 6.5 59 104 -45 L2 5-5 1-7 4 11 21 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 6.5 74 100 -26 L7 4-3 2-9 5 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 19 5 14 .263 8.0 79 98 -19 L3 5-10 0-4 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 17 13 4 .765 0.0 86 59 27 W1 3-4 10-0 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 19 11 8 .579 3.0 73 74 -1 L1 4-1 7-7 2 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 3.5 79 58 21 L2 4-2 5-5 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 4.0 48 69 -21 L1 6-7 4-2 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 4.5 71 54 17 L1 5-5 4-4 5 6 12 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 17 5 12 .294 8.0 49 105 -56 L1 4-8 1-4 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1970 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 22 16 6 .727 0.0 110 69 41 W2 8-4 8-2 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 5.5 125 121 4 W1 3-5 7-6 2 7 13 -- dnq
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 5.5 57 58 -1 W1 5-2 4-8 3 8 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 6.0 113 112 1 W3 7-5 2-6 4 9 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 21 7 14 .333 8.5 89 109 -20 L8 1-10 6-4 5 10 20 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 21 7 14 .333 8.5 67 79 -12 W1 5-7 2-7 6 11 19 -- dnq
24 record(s)