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Friday July 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 1973-07-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics7Baltimore Orioles5BoxCatfish HunterJim PalmerRollie Fingers
Oakland Athletics3Baltimore Orioles5BoxDave McNallyVida BlueEddie Watt
Boston Red Sox5Chicago White Sox2BoxLuis TiantWilbur WoodBob Veale
California Angels7Cleveland Indians8BoxJerry JohnsonSteve Barber(none)
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Royals12BoxSteve BusbyJoe Coleman(none)
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJim MerrittJim Colborn(none)
New York Yankees5Minnesota Twins2BoxFred BeeneJim KaatSparky Lyle
Pittsburgh Pirates2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon SuttonLuke Walker(none)
Houston Astros8Montreal Expos12BoxPat JarvisJim RayMike Marshall
Houston Astros6Montreal Expos14BoxMike TorrezTom GriffinMike Marshall
Atlanta Braves2New York Mets0BoxRon SchuelerJerry Koosman(none)
Cincinnati Reds8Philadelphia Phillies2BoxFred NormanDick Ruthven(none)
Chicago Cubs8San Diego Padres5BoxFergie JenkinsClay Kirby(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants2BoxBob GibsonJim Barr(none)

Standings as of 1973-07-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees844737.560--3623105218-2129-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I783345.423
237Baltimore Orioles764135.5392.03042525219-2122-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium865630.651
3510Boston Red Sox784137.5263.03463143219-1922-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park844836.571
4915Detroit Tigers824240.5124.0309323-1420-2322-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium804337.538
51017Milwaukee Brewers803941.4886.0335336-122-1917-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium823547.427
61223Cleveland Indians822953.35417.0307433-12614-2715-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium804238.525
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Oakland Athletics844638.548--3753027322-2024-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum784830.615
248Kansas City Royals864640.5351.04203893123-2123-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium764234.553
3611Minnesota Twins784137.5262.03513312025-1516-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium844044.476
4712Chicago White Sox804238.5252.0335332322-1820-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park823547.427
5813California Angels794138.5192.5273269420-2021-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium833845.458
61122Texas Rangers792950.36714.5278404-12610-2619-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium832855.337
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs855035.588--3753255026-1824-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field762749.355
2614St. Louis Cardinals814239.5196.03273062115-2127-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II813942.481
3716Montreal Expos793940.4948.0348364-1616-2423-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park834043.482
4818Philadelphia Phillies813843.46910.0360351917-2721-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium813348.407
5919Pittsburgh Pirates803743.46310.5344379-3515-2322-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium824339.524
61121New York Mets783444.43612.5284316-3219-2415-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium834835.578
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers865234.605--3843038124-1728-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium754332.573
234San Francisco Giants864838.5584.04103882223-2025-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park764036.526
346Cincinnati Reds834538.5425.5338330822-1923-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium795425.684
459Houston Astros874641.5296.53903523820-2426-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome753639.480
51020Atlanta Braves873849.43714.5372395-2316-2921-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium743836.514
61224San Diego Padres832954.34921.5264387-12311-2818-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium793148.392


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bruce ChristensenSS25.135Traded by Angels with Don Rose to Giants for Ed Figueroa. 
Ed FigueroaP24.265Traded by Giants to Angels for Bruce Christensen and Don Rose. 
Don RoseP26.109Traded by Angels with Bruce Christensen to Giants for Ed Figueroa.