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Wednesday, May 9,1973

Wednesday, May 9,1973

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Oakland Athletics  4  Baltimore Orioles  3  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Catfish Hunter Dave McNally Darold Knowles 7,618 2:19
1973 reg season May 9,1973 California Angels  3  Cleveland Indians  10  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Milt Wilcox Rudy May Jerry Johnson 2,536 2:35
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Detroit Tigers  4  Kansas City Royals  1  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jim Perry Steve Busby John Hiller 15,680 2:35
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Texas Rangers  1  Milwaukee Brewers  5  box | pbp County Stadium Jim Colborn Dick Bosman -- 6,049 2:11
1973 reg season May 9,1973 New York Yankees  2  Minnesota Twins  0  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Fritz Peterson Jim Kaat Sparky Lyle 5,099 2:11
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Pittsburgh Pirates  5  Los Angeles Dodgers  8  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Claude Osteen Steve Blass George Culver 17,509 2:21
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Atlanta Braves  1  New York Mets  8  box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry Koosman Carl Morton -- 8,125 2:16
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Cincinnati Reds  9  Philadelphia Phillies  7  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Tom Hall Barry Lersch -- 11,992 2:41
1973 reg season May 9,1973 Chicago Cubs  9  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Burt Hooton Mike Corkins -- 5,276 2:36
1973 reg season May 9,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  3  San Francisco Giants  1  box | pbp Candlestick Park Reggie Cleveland Ron Bryant Diego Segui 3,655 2:19
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 0.0 97 94 3 W1 8-6 5-8 1 5 12 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 25 12 13 .480 0.0 95 100 -5 W1 5-6 7-7 2 6 13 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 0.5 94 127 -33 W2 6-7 7-8 3 8 16 -- dnq
1973 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 0.5 90 80 10 L1 5-8 7-6 4 10 18 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 0.5 112 101 11 W2 5-9 7-5 5 9 17 -- dnq
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 1.5 116 118 -2 L1 5-6 5-8 6 11 20 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 22 16 6 .727 0.0 112 81 31 W1 7-1 9-5 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 28 17 11 .607 2.0 154 134 20 L1 10-4 7-7 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 24 13 11 .542 4.0 78 85 -7 L3 7-7 6-4 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 5.0 124 116 8 W1 8-7 6-7 4 4 9 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 23 11 12 .478 5.5 101 113 -12 L2 4-6 7-6 5 7 15 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 23 9 14 .391 7.5 75 99 -24 L1 4-11 5-3 6 12 21 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 30 17 13 .567 0.0 135 117 18 W2 10-8 7-5 1 4 6 Yes dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 2.0 97 105 -8 W1 7-4 7-10 2 6 10 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 2.0 138 124 14 L2 8-8 4-4 3 7 11 -- dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 25 12 13 .480 2.5 100 120 -20 W1 6-9 6-4 4 8 14 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 4.0 84 112 -28 L2 3-7 8-8 5 9 19 -- dnq
1973 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 26 6 20 .231 9.0 85 122 -37 W1 3-11 3-9 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 33 23 10 .697 0.0 160 130 30 L1 10-3 13-7 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 2.0 144 104 40 L1 10-9 10-2 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 29 18 11 .621 3.0 140 97 43 W2 13-5 5-6 3 3 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 5.0 121 112 9 W2 5-5 12-9 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 28 10 18 .357 10.5 102 123 -21 L1 6-11 4-7 5 10 22 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 11.0 104 144 -40 L2 1-9 10-11 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)