1970 Washington Senators season
|1970 Washington Senators|
|Major League affiliations|
|Local radio||WWDC (FM)
(Ron Menchine, Shelby Whitfield, Warner Wolf)
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- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Awards and honors
- 5 Farm system
- 6 Notes
- 7 References
- December 5, 1969: Dennis Higgins and Barry Moore were traded by the Senators to the Cleveland Indians for Horacio Piña, Ron Law and Dave Nelson.
- December 31, 1969: Johnny Roseboro was signed as a free agent by the Senators.
- January 17, 1970: Bill Madlock was drafted by the Senators in the 5th round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft (Secondary Phase). Player signed May 25, 1970.
- March 21, 1970: Brant Alyea was traded by the Senators to the Minnesota Twins for Joe Grzenda and Charley Walters.
- March 30, 1970: Pedro Ramos was signed as a free agent by the Senators.
Opening Day starters
- Hank Allen
- Dick Bosman
- Ed Brinkman
- Paul Casanova
- Mike Epstein
- Frank Howard
- Ken McMullen
- Dave Nelson
- Del Unser 
|New York Yankees||93||69||15||.574|
|Boston Red Sox||87||75||21||.537|
- April 27, 1970: Pedro Ramos was released by the Senators.
- April 27, 1970: Ken McMullen was traded by the Senators to the California Angels for Aurelio Rodríguez and Rick Reichardt.
- May 11, 1970: Hank Allen and Ron Theobald were traded by the Senators to the Milwaukee Brewers for Wayne Comer.
- June 4, 1970: 1970 Major League Baseball Draft
- August 19, 1970: Johnny Roseboro was released by the Senators.
- September 11, 1970: Lee Maye was selected off waivers from the Senators by the Chicago White Sox.
|1970 Washington Senators|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|SS||Brinkman, EdEd Brinkman||158||625||164||.262||1||40|
|RF||Maye, LeeLee Maye||96||255||67||.263||7||30|
Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|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|
Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Bosman, DickDick Bosman||36||230.2||16||12||3.00||134|
|Brunet, GeorgeGeorge Brunet||24||118||8||6||4.42||67|
|Brown, JackieJackie Brown||24||57||2||2||3.95||47|
|Gogolewski, BillBill Gogolewski||8||33.2||2||2||4.81||19|
Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|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
- Frank Howard, A.L. Home Run Champ 1970
- Horacio Piña page at Baseball Reference
- Johnny Roseboro page at Baseball Reference
- Bill Madlock page at Baseball Reference
- Brant Alyea page at Baseball Reference
- Pedro Ramos page at Baseball Reference
- 1970 Washington Senators Roster by Baseball Almanac
- Ken McMullen page at Baseball Reference
- Hank Allen page at Baseball Reference
- Rick Waits page at Baseball Reference
- Bruce Sutter page at Baseball Reference
- Lee Maye page at Baseball Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (2007). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (3rd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-1-932391-17-6.
- 1970 Washington Senators team page at Baseball Reference
- 1970 Washington Senators team page at www.baseball-almanac.com