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Tuesday May 22,1973This date in baseball
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Games on 1973-05-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians5Baltimore Orioles3BoxTom HilgendorfDave McNallyJerry Johnson
Milwaukee Brewers4Boston Red Sox2BoxJim ColbornJohn CurtisFrank Linzy
California Angels2Chicago White Sox6BoxStan BahnsenRudy May(none)
New York Yankees7Detroit Tigers2BoxMel StottlemyreWoodie Fryman(none)
Kansas City Royals7Minnesota Twins8BoxDick WoodsonWayne SimpsonKen Sanders
Texas Rangers1Oakland Athletics4BoxKen HoltzmanSonny Siebert(none)
San Francisco Giants7Atlanta Braves3BoxJuan MarichalPat Dobson(none)
Houston Astros4Cincinnati Reds6BoxClay CarrollDave RobertsPedro Borbon
San Diego Padres1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxDon SuttonBill Greif(none)
Chicago Cubs3Montreal Expos4BoxMike MarshallJack Aker(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5New York Mets3BoxRick WiseJerry KoosmanDiego Segui
Pittsburgh Pirates4Philadelphia Phillies7BoxWayne TwitchellDock Ellis(none)

Standings as of 1973-05-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1612Detroit Tigers392019.513--143141211-89-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1236558.528
2713New York Yankees391920.4871.0177156218-1111-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1236162.496
3814Milwaukee Brewers371819.4861.0137147-109-99-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1255669.448
4915Baltimore Orioles361719.4721.511911279-118-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1268046.635
51018Cleveland Indians411823.4393.0144181-379-119-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1215368.438
61119Boston Red Sox351520.4293.0151156-56-109-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1277453.583
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox352213.629--1641382611-511-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1275572.433
226California Angels362115.5831.5129119109-812-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1265868.460
338Kansas City Royals412318.5612.02051762913-810-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1216556.537
449Oakland Athletics412219.5373.01851622312-910-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1217249.595
5511Minnesota Twins361917.5283.5168169-110-109-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1266264.492
61224Texas Rangers361224.33310.5113178-654-158-9L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1264581.357
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Chicago Cubs412417.585--1831533012-1012-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1205367.442
2610New York Mets361917.5282.5132131111-58-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1256362.504
3716Montreal Expos341618.4714.5130166-368-128-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1286365.492
4817Pittsburgh Pirates351619.4575.0179174510-106-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1276463.504
51021Philadelphia Phillies391524.3858.0136177-415-1310-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1235667.455
61223St. Louis Cardinals371324.3519.0139162-237-136-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1256857.544
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants452817.622--2071881913-815-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1176057.513
223Houston Astros432617.6051.01831493410-1016-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1195663.471
334Cincinnati Reds402416.6001.51801374314-710-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1227547.615
457Los Angeles Dodgers422418.5712.51801493111-913-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1197148.597
5920Atlanta Braves401723.4258.5161166-59-127-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1215962.488
61122San Diego Padres421527.35711.5140198-583-1512-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1204575.375


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Larry HowardC27.350Traded by Astros to Braves for Tom Heierle. 
Mickey ScottP25.302Purchased by Expos from Orioles.