1970 Baltimore Orioles Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 108-54
Finished 1st in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 1,027,904, Avg. 13,705
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Won World Series
American League Championship Series - Defeated Minnesota Twins 3-0
World Series - Defeated Cincinnati Reds 4-1
Manager: Earl Weaver (108-54)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1970 Baltimore Orioles Statistics
1970 Baltimore Orioles Results

The Baltimore Orioles of the American League ended the 1970 season with a record of 108 wins and 54 losses, finishing first in the AL's East Division.

The Orioles paced the league with 792 runs. Baltimore surrendered 574 runs, fewest in the league. Boog Powell walloped 35 home runs for the team, while Merv Rettenmund, Brooks Robinson, Paul Blair, Frank Robinson and Don Buford each added 20 or more also. Boog Powell drove in 114 runs. Frank Robinson topped hitters with significant playing time by hitting .306. Dave McNally and Mike Cuellar apiece recorded 24 wins on the mound for the team, plus Jim Palmer, too contributed 15 or more wins, too Jim Palmer recorded a 2.71 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Earl Weaver coached the team. The 1970 Baltimore Orioles won the World Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Don BaylorRFRRJune 28, 19496'1"190Austin, TX USA
Fred BeenePBRNovember 24, 19425'9"155Angleton, TX USA
Mark BelangerSSRRJune 8, 19446'1"170Pittsfield, MA USA
Paul BlairCFRRFebruary 1, 19446'0"168Cushing, OK USA
Don BufordLFBRFebruary 2, 19375'7"160Linden, TX USA
Terry CrowleyOFLLFebruary 16, 19476'0"180Staten Island, NY USA
Mike CuellarPLLMay 8, 19376'0"165Las Villas, Cuba
Clay DalrympleCLRDecember 3, 19366'0"195Chico, CA USA
Moe DrabowskyPRRJuly 21, 19356'3"190Ozanna, Poland
Andy EtchebarrenCRRJune 20, 19436'1"190Whittier, CA USA
Bobby FloydSSRROctober 20, 19436'1"180Hawthorne, CA USA
Roger Freed1BRRJune 2, 19466'0"190Los Angeles, CA USA
Bobby GrichSSRRJanuary 15, 19496'2"180Muskegon, MI USA
Dick HallPRRSeptember 27, 19306'6"200St. Louis, MO USA
Jim HardinPRRAugust 6, 19436'0"175Morris Chapel, TN USA
Elrod HendricksCLRDecember 22, 19406'1"175Charlotte Amalie, St V.I.
Davey Johnson2BRRJanuary 30, 19436'1"170Orlando, FL USA
Dave LeonhardPRRJanuary 22, 19415'11"165Arlington, VA USA
Marcelino LopezPRLSeptember 23, 19436'3"195La Habana, La Cuba
Dave MayRFLRDecember 23, 19435'10"186New Castle, DE USA
Dave McNallyPRLOctober 31, 19425'11"185Billings, MT USA
Curt MottonLFRRSeptember 24, 19405'8"164Darnell, LA USA
Johnny OatesCLRJanuary 21, 19465'11"188Sylva, NC USA
Jim PalmerPRROctober 15, 19456'3"190New York, NY USA
Tom PhoebusPRRApril 7, 19425'8"185Baltimore, MD USA
Boog Powell1BLRAugust 17, 19416'4"230Lakeland, FL USA
Merv RettenmundOFRRJune 6, 19435'10"190Flint, MI USA
Pete RichertPLLOctober 29, 19395'11"165Floral Park, NY USA
Brooks Robinson3BRRMay 18, 19376'1"180Little Rock, AR USA
Frank RobinsonRFRRAugust 31, 19356'1"183Beaumont, TX USA
Chico SalmonSSRRDecember 3, 19405'10"160Colon, Co Panama
Eddie WattPRRApril 4, 19415'10"183Lamoni, IA USA