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Tuesday, August 4,1970

Tuesday, August 4,1970

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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 1970-08-04 Boston Red Sox 2 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave McNally Ray Culp -- 39,011 2:10
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Kansas City Royals 1 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Tommy John Bill Butler -- 4,533 2:21
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 New York Yankees 1 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Steve Hargan Steve Kline -- 10,386 2:03
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Washington Senators II 4 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jackie Brown Denny McLain Darold Knowles 19,016 2:25
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Bert Blyleven Bobby Bolin -- 13,313 2:16
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 California Angels 3 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Blue Moon Odom Clyde Wright Jim Roland 6,036 2:40
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Atlanta Braves 6 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Pat Jarvis Ron Cook Hoyt Wilhelm 17,842 2:30
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 San Francisco Giants 11 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Juan Marichal Don Sutton -- 30,355 2:25
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Parc Jarry Bob Veale Mike Marshall -- 27,112 2:28
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Chicago Cubs 0 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Nolan Ryan Joe Decker -- 42,786 2:43
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Shibe Park Jerry Reuss Chris Short Chuck Taylor 14,253 2:13
1970 reg season 1970-08-04 Cincinnati Reds 12 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jim Merritt Pat Dobson -- 14,070 2:29
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 106 67 39 .632 0.0 532 411 121 W4 30-21 37-18 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1970 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 106 57 49 .538 10.0 471 457 14 L4 24-24 33-25 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1970 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 106 57 49 .538 10.0 458 432 26 L2 28-31 29-18 3 6 8 -- dnq
1970 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 104 53 51 .510 13.0 477 464 13 L2 19-33 34-18 4 7 12 -- dnq
1970 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 15.5 427 441 -14 W1 24-30 28-25 5 8 13 -- dnq
1970 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 18.5 434 468 -34 W2 23-33 26-25 6 9 16 -- 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 Minnesota Twins franchise | log 103 66 37 .641 0.0 513 385 128 W1 34-21 32-16 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1970 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 107 60 47 .561 8.0 456 395 61 W1 26-24 34-23 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1970 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 60 47 .561 8.0 438 405 33 L1 29-22 31-25 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1970 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 110 41 69 .373 28.5 434 542 -108 L1 14-37 26-33 4 10 22 -- dnq
1970 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 107 39 68 .364 29.0 403 497 -94 L1 20-35 19-33 5 11 23 -- dnq
1970 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 110 39 71 .355 30.5 419 565 -146 W1 21-37 18-34 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 108 59 49 .546 0.0 480 456 24 W1 28-29 31-20 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1970 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 106 57 49 .538 1.0 464 395 69 W1 26-24 31-25 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1970 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 107 55 52 .514 3.5 534 466 68 L1 21-28 34-24 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1970 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 9.5 499 497 2 W6 28-30 21-28 4 8 17 -- dnq
1970 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 105 48 57 .457 9.5 388 486 -98 L2 26-27 23-29 5 9 18 -- dnq
1970 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 108 48 60 .444 11.0 467 563 -96 L1 22-33 25-28 6 10 19 -- 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 110 75 35 .682 0.0 543 448 95 W1 33-19 42-16 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1970 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 106 60 46 .566 13.0 494 412 82 L2 35-20 25-26 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1970 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 108 52 56 .481 22.0 520 535 -15 W2 24-29 28-27 3 6 14 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 106 51 55 .481 22.0 578 603 -25 W2 25-30 26-25 4 7 15 -- dnq
1970 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 108 47 61 .435 27.0 478 530 -52 L2 19-32 28-29 5 11 20 -- dnq
1970 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 109 43 66 .394 31.5 466 520 -54 L1 22-34 21-32 6 12 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Blue Moon Odom Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)