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Friday August 10,1973This 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 1973-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels5Boston Red Sox3BoxDave SellsJohn Curtis(none)
Chicago White Sox3Detroit Tigers7BoxFred SchermanSteve Stone(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Kansas City Royals2BoxAl FitzmorrisDoyle AlexanderDoug Bird
Minnesota Twins1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxBill ChampionBill Campbell(none)
Oakland Athletics9New York Yankees10BoxLindy McDanielDarold KnowlesTom Buskey
Cleveland Indians8Texas Rangers1BoxGaylord PerryDavid Clyde(none)
Houston Astros6Chicago Cubs4BoxJ.R. RichardBurt HootonKen Forsch
Philadelphia Phillies5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxWayne TwitchellTommy John(none)
Atlanta Braves5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxPhil NiekroDock Ellis(none)
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres4BoxSteve ArlinBalor MooreMike Caldwell
New York Mets7San Francisco Giants1BoxTom SeaverJuan Marichal(none)
Cincinnati Reds8St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRoss GrimsleyRick WisePedro Borbon

Standings as of 1973-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Detroit Tigers1156352.548--4754561927-2836-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium472225.468
246Baltimore Orioles1126151.5450.54673848332-2729-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium503614.720
358New York Yankees1186454.5420.54874335422-3442-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I441628.364
469Boston Red Sox1146054.5262.55024624028-2932-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park482919.604
5917Milwaukee Brewers1135558.4877.05064901626-2729-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium491930.388
61122Cleveland Indians1164571.38818.5480597-11723-3722-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium462620.565
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Kansas City Royals1176750.573--5525272533-2734-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium452124.467
224Oakland Athletics1156451.5572.05204338732-2832-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum473017.638
3713Minnesota Twins1135657.4969.0484480429-2227-35L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium492524.510
4814Chicago White Sox1165759.4919.5465497-3229-2728-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park462026.435
51018California Angels1125359.47311.5414435-2128-3225-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium502624.520
61223Texas Rangers1134271.37223.0403561-15817-4325-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium491534.306
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410St. Louis Cardinals1166155.526--4714323928-3033-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II462026.435
2511Montreal Expos1105654.5092.0469486-1727-3229-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park522329.442
3715Pittsburgh Pirates1125557.4914.0475496-2125-3130-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium502525.500
4816Chicago Cubs1155659.4874.5463461229-3227-27L6T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field462125.457
5919Philadelphia Phillies1155362.4617.5484483125-3328-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium471829.383
61020New York Mets1135261.4607.5420439-1928-3124-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium483018.625
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1177245.615--49338610733-2339-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium442321.523
222Cincinnati Reds1166947.5952.55164476931-2238-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium463016.652
337San Francisco Giants1146252.5448.55174833429-2533-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park482622.542
4612Houston Astros1186058.50812.54984752329-3431-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome442222.500
51121Atlanta Braves1175364.45319.0544578-3426-3326-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium442321.523
61224San Diego Padres1154075.34831.0372556-18415-3825-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium472027.426


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
George CulverP30.033Claimed on waivers by Phillies from Dodgers.