1970 Washington Senators season

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1970 Washington Senators
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Bob Short
Manager(s) Ted Williams
Local television WTOP
Local radio WWDC (FM)
(Ron Menchine, Shelby Whitfield, Warner Wolf)
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The 1970 Washington Senators season involved the Senators finishing 6th in the American League East with a record of 70 wins and 92 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Opening Day starters[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL East W L GB Pct.
Baltimore Orioles 108 54 -- .667
New York Yankees 93 69 15 .574
Boston Red Sox 87 75 21 .537
Detroit Tigers 79 83 29 .488
Cleveland Indians 76 86 32 .469
Washington Senators 70 92 38 .432

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1970 Washington Senators
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
SS Brinkman, EdEd Brinkman 158 625 164 .262 1 40
RF Maye, LeeLee Maye 96 255 67 .263 7 30

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
French, JimJim French 69 166 35 .211 1 13
Nelson, DaveDave Nelson 47 107 17 .159 0 4
Roseboro, JohnnyJohnny Roseboro 46 86 20 .233 1 6
Allen, HankHank Allen 22 38 8 .211 0 4
Biittner, LarryLarry Biittner 2 2 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bosman, DickDick Bosman 36 230.2 16 12 3.00 134
Brunet, GeorgeGeorge Brunet 24 118 8 6 4.42 67

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brown, JackieJackie Brown 24 57 2 2 3.95 47
Gogolewski, BillBill Gogolewski 8 33.2 2 2 4.81 19

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Knowles, DaroldDarold Knowles 71 2 14 27 2.07 71
Piña, HoracioHoracio Piña 61 5 3 6 2.79 41
Grzenda, JoeJoe Grzenda 49 3 6 6 5.00 38
Dukes, JanJan Dukes 5 0 0 0 2.70 4
Carlos, CiscoCisco Carlos 5 0 0 0 1.50 2
Ramos, PedroPedro Ramos 4 0 0 0 7.56 10

Awards and honors[edit]

All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Denver Bears American Association Whitey Kurowski and Dick Gernert
AA Pittsfield Senators Eastern League Dick Gernert and Joe Klein
A Burlington Senators Carolina League Joe Klein and Whitey Kurowski
A Anderson Senators Western Carolinas League Frank Gable
Short-Season A Geneva Senators New York-Penn League Bill Haywood

Notes[edit]

References[edit]