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Friday August 24,1973This date in baseball
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Games on 1973-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals0Baltimore Orioles6BoxDave McNallyAl Fitzmorris(none)
Boston Red Sox3California Angels2BoxBill LeeDick Lange(none)
Detroit Tigers6Chicago White Sox5BoxFred SchermanCy Acosta(none)
Texas Rangers5Cleveland Indians11BoxTom TimmermannDon Durham(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Minnesota Twins3BoxJoe DeckerSkip Lockwood(none)
New York Yankees1Oakland Athletics5BoxCatfish HunterDoc MedichDarold Knowles
Pittsburgh Pirates2Atlanta Braves3BoxAdrian DevineDave Giusti(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds4BoxDiego SeguiClay Carroll(none)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros4BoxJerry ReussBurt Hooton(none)
San Diego Padres5Montreal Expos3BoxRich TroedsonBalor MooreMike Caldwell
San Francisco Giants0New York Mets1BoxJerry KoosmanJuan Marichal(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Philadelphia Phillies0BoxTommy JohnWayne Twitchell(none)

Standings as of 1973-08-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Baltimore Orioles1247252.581--53542511036-2836-24W11T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium382513.658
247Boston Red Sox1266957.5484.05725165632-2937-28W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park362016.556
358Detroit Tigers1276958.5434.5526524231-3438-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium351619.457
469New York Yankees1306862.5237.05424954724-3944-23L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I321220.375
5715Milwaukee Brewers1256065.48012.5557549827-3333-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium371423.378
61122Cleveland Indians1285375.41421.0536651-11526-3927-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium341816.529
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics1277552.591--58847311537-2838-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum351916.543
235Kansas City Royals1297356.5663.06155942133-3140-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium331518.455
3816Minnesota Twins1266066.47614.55535401330-3030-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium362115.583
4918California Angels1245866.46815.5460488-2829-3629-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium382117.553
51020Chicago White Sox1275968.46516.0495540-4531-3528-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park351817.514
61224Texas Rangers1254382.34431.0465649-18417-4426-38L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium371423.378
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511St. Louis Cardinals1276562.512--5114852630-3135-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II351619.457
2612Pittsburgh Pirates1246163.4922.5518541-2327-3334-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium381919.500
3713Montreal Expos1225963.4843.5506537-3128-3631-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park402020.500
4814Chicago Cubs1276166.4804.0500521-2129-3332-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field341618.471
51019Philadelphia Phillies1275968.4656.0528533-529-3730-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium351223.343
61121New York Mets1265868.4606.5466484-1829-3529-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium352411.686
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1297950.612--53141811336-2743-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium321616.500
223Cincinnati Reds1297554.5814.05665006637-2838-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium33249.727
336San Francisco Giants1267056.5567.55675204733-2837-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park361818.500
4410Houston Astros1306763.51512.55455192633-3534-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome321517.469
5917Atlanta Braves1286068.46918.5615618-331-3628-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium331617.485
61223San Diego Padres1274780.37031.0420597-17719-4128-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium351322.371