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Tuesday June 12,1973This 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 1973-06-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals4Baltimore Orioles6BoxGrant JacksonDoug Bird(none)
Boston Red Sox6California Angels5BoxLuis TiantNolan RyanBobby Bolin
Texas Rangers4Cleveland Indians5BoxMilt WilcoxJim MerrittTom Hilgendorf
Chicago White Sox5Detroit Tigers6BoxJohn HillerWilbur Wood(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6Minnesota Twins3BoxBill ChampionBert BlylevenFrank Linzy
New York Yankees2Oakland Athletics4BoxVida BlueSteve KlineDarold Knowles
Pittsburgh Pirates2Atlanta Braves4BoxPhil NiekroLuke Walker(none)
St. Louis Cardinals11Cincinnati Reds5BoxReggie ClevelandRoss GrimsleyDiego Segui
Chicago Cubs3Houston Astros0BoxRick ReuschelKen Forsch(none)
San Diego Padres4Montreal Expos7BoxMickey ScottMike CaldwellTom Walker
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets5BoxHarry ParkerJuan MarichalPhil Hennigan
Los Angeles Dodgers8Philadelphia Phillies6BoxDoug RauMac ScarceJim Brewer

Standings as of 1973-06-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Detroit Tigers563026.536--212203916-1414-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1065551.519
249New York Yankees573027.5260.52602303013-1517-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1055055.476
3510Milwaukee Brewers562927.5181.0215221-616-1213-15W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1064561.425
4813Baltimore Orioles512625.5101.51961742214-1412-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1117140.640
5915Boston Red Sox532726.5091.52512272410-1317-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1096247.569
61122Cleveland Indians572235.3868.5211273-6211-1811-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1054956.467
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Chicago White Sox533122.585--2422212115-1216-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1094663.422
225Minnesota Twins543024.5561.5257249817-1113-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1085157.472
3611Oakland Athletics583028.5173.52572144315-1515-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1046440.615
4712Kansas City Royals603129.5173.52862691714-1417-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1025745.559
51016California Angels542727.5004.5186193-713-1514-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1085256.481
61223Texas Rangers531835.34013.0189288-995-1913-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1093970.358
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs593623.610--2742254917-1119-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1024161.402
2614Montreal Expos512625.5106.0221240-1913-1613-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1115358.477
3717St. Louis Cardinals562729.4827.5222219310-1617-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1065452.509
4918New York Mets532429.4539.0188199-1114-1410-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1085850.537
5819Pittsburgh Pirates532429.4539.0249253-411-1413-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1095653.514
61121Philadelphia Phillies572334.40412.0214252-3810-2113-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1054857.457
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants633924.619--2952752017-1322-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park994950.495
233Los Angeles Dodgers613724.6071.02752136217-1120-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1005842.580
346Houston Astros613328.5415.02442222213-1820-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1014952.485
458Cincinnati Reds583127.5345.52512302117-1314-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1046836.654
51020Atlanta Braves602634.43311.5233240-712-2213-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1015051.495
61224San Diego Padres602040.33317.5189287-985-2115-19L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1024062.392


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bobby Fenwick2B-SS26.184Released by Cardinals. 
Bobby Fenwick2B-SS26.184Signed as Free Agent by Astros. 
Mike JohnsonP22.102Traded by Reds with Gene Locklear and Cash to Padres for Fred Norman. 
Mike KekichP28.071Traded by Yankees to Indians for Lowell Palmer. 
Gene LocklearOF23.328Traded by Reds with Mike Johnson and Cash to Padres for Fred Norman. 
Fred NormanP30.296Traded by Padres to Reds for Mike Johnson, Gene Locklear and Cash. 
Lowell PalmerP25.299Traded by Indians to Yankees for Mike Kekich.