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Wednesday June 6,1973This 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 1973-06-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles14BoxDoyle AlexanderEddie FisherGrant Jackson
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox5BoxBill LeeDoug Bird(none)
Detroit Tigers4California Angels7BoxBill SingerJoe ColemanDave Sells
Minnesota Twins7Cleveland Indians3BoxRay CorbinJerry Johnson(none)
Minnesota Twins13Cleveland Indians9BoxJoe DeckerRay LambDave Goltz
Milwaukee Brewers1Oakland Athletics11BoxCatfish HunterJim SlatonDarold Knowles
New York Yankees5Texas Rangers2BoxSteve KlineJim MerrittSparky Lyle
Los Angeles Dodgers4Chicago Cubs6BoxBurt HootonDon SuttonJack Aker
Philadelphia Phillies3Houston Astros4BoxJim CrawfordBarry Lersch(none)
Atlanta Braves5Montreal Expos3BoxPhil NiekroMickey ScottDanny Frisella
San Francisco Giants9Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxCharlie WilliamsJim RookerRandy Moffitt
San Diego Padres3St. Louis Cardinals6BoxBob GibsonClay Kirby(none)

Standings as of 1973-06-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Detroit Tigers512823.549--2021851715-1113-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1115754.514
249New York Yankees522824.5380.52352072811-1217-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1105258.473
3712Baltimore Orioles462422.5221.51771502714-1410-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1167343.629
4915Boston Red Sox492425.4903.022121567-1217-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1136548.575
51018Milwaukee Brewers512427.4714.0182204-2211-1213-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1115061.450
61121Cleveland Indians522032.3858.5192248-5611-189-14L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1105159.464
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Chicago White Sox472720.574--2131991411-1016-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1155065.435
225Minnesota Twins492821.571--231222915-1013-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1135360.469
3510Kansas City Royals563026.5361.52702452514-1316-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1065848.547
4611California Angels492623.5312.0170170013-1513-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1135360.469
5813Oakland Athletics542727.5003.52432083515-1512-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1086741.620
61224Texas Rangers481632.33311.5171254-835-1811-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1144173.360
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs543321.611--2522015116-1117-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1074463.411
2614St. Louis Cardinals492425.4906.518518507-1317-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1135756.504
3716Pittsburgh Pirates482325.4797.0232228410-1013-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1145757.500
4817Montreal Expos462224.4787.0179218-3913-169-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1165759.491
5919New York Mets482226.4588.0175182-714-148-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1136053.531
61020Philadelphia Phillies522032.38512.0185237-5210-2110-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1105159.464
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants583820.655--2742363816-922-11W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1045054.481
233Los Angeles Dodgers553223.5824.52471975012-1020-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1066343.594
346Cincinnati Reds533023.5665.52221883416-1114-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1096940.633
458Houston Astros573126.5446.52322112113-1818-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1055154.486
51122Atlanta Braves532033.37715.5196218-2211-228-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1085652.519
61223San Diego Padres551936.34517.5179257-784-1715-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1074166.383


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim BibbyP28.220Traded by Cardinals to Rangers for John Wockenfuss and Mike Nagy. 
Mike NagyP25.073Traded by Rangers with John Wockenfuss to Cardinals for Jim Bibby. 
John WockenfussC-1B24.099Traded by Rangers with Mike Nagy to Cardinals for Jim Bibby.