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Wednesday May 23,1973This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1973-05-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers3Boston Red Sox5BoxMarty PattinJerry BellBob Veale
California Angels3Chicago White Sox5BoxTerry ForsterBill Singer(none)
New York Yankees6Detroit Tigers5BoxSparky LyleJoe Coleman(none)
Kansas City Royals6Minnesota Twins8BoxDave GoltzSteve BusbyRay Corbin
Texas Rangers6Oakland Athletics8BoxHoracio PinaBill GogolewskiRollie Fingers
Houston Astros3Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom HallJim York(none)
San Diego Padres4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxSteve ArlinAndy MessersmithVicente Romo
Chicago Cubs4Montreal Expos2BoxBill BonhamTom Walker(none)

Standings as of 1973-05-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2613New York Yankees402020.500--183161229-1111-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1226062.492
1712Detroit Tigers402020.500--148147111-89-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1226557.533
3814Milwaukee Brewers381820.4741.0140152-129-109-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1245668.452
4915Baltimore Orioles361719.4721.011911279-118-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1268046.635
51018Boston Red Sox361620.4442.0156159-36-1010-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1267353.579
61119Cleveland Indians411823.4392.5144181-379-119-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1215368.438
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox362313.639--1691412811-512-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1265472.429
226California Angels372116.5682.513212489-912-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1255867.464
438Oakland Athletics422319.5483.01931682512-911-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1207149.592
349Kansas City Royals422319.5483.02111842713-910-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1206555.542
5510Minnesota Twins372017.5413.5176175110-1010-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1256164.488
61224Texas Rangers371225.32411.5119186-674-168-9L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1254580.360
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Chicago Cubs422517.595--1871553213-1012-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1195267.437
2611New York Mets361917.5283.0132131111-58-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1256362.504
4817Pittsburgh Pirates351619.4575.5179174510-106-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1276463.504
3716Montreal Expos351619.4575.5132170-388-128-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1276364.496
51021Philadelphia Phillies391524.3858.5136177-415-1310-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1235667.455
61223St. Louis Cardinals371324.3519.5139162-237-136-11W2T 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
223Cincinnati Reds412516.6101.01841404414-711-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1217447.612
345Houston Astros442618.5911.51861533310-1116-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1185662.475
457Los Angeles Dodgers432419.5583.01831533011-913-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1187147.602
5920Atlanta Braves401723.4258.5161166-59-127-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1215962.488
61122San Diego Padres431627.37211.0144201-574-1512-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1194475.370