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Thursday April 19,1973This date in baseball
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Games on 1973-04-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees6Baltimore Orioles1BoxFritz PetersonJim PalmerLindy McDaniel
Detroit Tigers11Boston Red Sox7BoxWoodie FrymanJohn CurtisTom Timmermann
Milwaukee Brewers10Cleveland Indians7BoxRay NewmanEd Farmer(none)
Oakland Athletics8Kansas City Royals16BoxPaul SplittorffBlue Moon OdomGene Garber
San Francisco Giants8Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJim WilloughbyClaude OsteenRandy Moffitt
Philadelphia Phillies5Montreal Expos6BoxMike TorrezLarry ChristensonTom Walker
Chicago Cubs1New York Mets3BoxJerry KoosmanRick Reuschel(none)
Chicago Cubs7New York Mets0BoxBurt HootonJim McAndrew(none)

Standings as of 1973-04-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Baltimore Orioles1174.636--4333104-23-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1519061.596
237Detroit Tigers1174.636--5136155-12-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1517873.517
3713New York Yankees1156.4552.04546-12-43-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1517576.497
4815Boston Red Sox945.4442.05253-11-13-4L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1538568.556
5914Milwaukee Brewers945.4442.03444-102-32-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1537083.458
61020Cleveland Indians1147.3643.03144-132-42-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1516784.444
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Kansas City Royals1293.750--9553425-14-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1507971.527
248Minnesota Twins954.5562.54130113-22-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1537677.497
4511California Angels844.5003.03139-81-23-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1547579.487
3612Chicago White Sox844.5003.03753-161-03-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1547381.474
51121Oakland Athletics1037.3005.04861-133-40-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1529161.599
61222Texas Rangers725.2864.52642-161-41-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium15555100.355
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates871.875--4625213-14-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1547381.474
246Chicago Cubs1174.6361.5333125-32-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1507080.467
359New York Mets1165.5452.52232-103-23-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1507674.507
4610Montreal Expos1055.5003.04245-32-33-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1527478.487
51019Philadelphia Phillies1046.4004.0423661-43-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1526785.441
61224St. Louis Cardinals1019.1007.03450-160-31-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1528072.526
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Francisco Giants15114.733--7655213-18-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1477770.524
234Cincinnati Reds1394.6921.06340238-21-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1499059.604
5918San Diego Padres1468.4294.54358-150-26-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1485494.365
3817Houston Astros1468.4294.55356-34-82-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1487672.514
4716Los Angeles Dodgers1468.4294.54749-21-45-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1478958.605
61123Atlanta Braves1239.2506.53761-242-61-3L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1497376.490


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Charlie SandsC25.124Traded by Tigers to Angels for Mike Strahler. 
Mike StrahlerP26.036Traded by Angels to Tigers for Charlie Sands.