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Sunday September 23,1973This 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 1973-09-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics10Chicago White Sox5BoxVida BlueWilbur WoodHoracio Pina
New York Yankees9Cleveland Indians1BoxMel StottlemyreDick Tidrow(none)
New York Yankees2Cleveland Indians1BoxDoc MedichMilt WilcoxLindy McDaniel
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers3BoxJoe ColemanLuis Tiant(none)
Texas Rangers4Kansas City Royals7BoxPaul SplittorffJim BibbyDoug Bird
Baltimore Orioles2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxDave McNallyJim SlatonEddie Watt
California Angels15Minnesota Twins7BoxNolan RyanJoe Decker(none)
Atlanta Braves10Houston Astros2BoxRoric HarrisonDon WilsonJoe Niekro
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxTommy JohnFred NormanJim Brewer
Pittsburgh Pirates6Montreal Expos3BoxBruce KisonBill StonemanRamon Hernandez
Pittsburgh Pirates7Montreal Expos4BoxDock EllisMike TorrezDave Giusti
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets5BoxHarry ParkerOrlando PenaTug McGraw
Chicago Cubs7Philadelphia Phillies9BoxKen BrettBurt HootonRon Diorio
San Diego Padres11San Francisco Giants9BoxGary RossElias Sosa(none)

Standings as of 1973-09-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1559362.600--70953417547-3446-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium743.571
247Boston Red Sox1558372.53510.06936336039-3944-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park761.857
358Detroit Tigers1558372.53510.0625634-936-3947-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium725.286
4714New York Yankees1567779.49416.56235933029-4948-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I633.500
51020Milwaukee Brewers1557283.46521.0689697-834-4338-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium725.286
61122Cleveland Indians1566888.43625.5658792-13435-4233-46L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium633.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics1569264.590--73658814844-3748-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum624.333
236Kansas City Royals1568571.5457.0730736-637-3848-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium633.500
3612Minnesota Twins1557778.49714.57046683640-3437-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium743.571
4817Chicago White Sox1567581.48117.0638680-4236-4239-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park624.333
5918California Angels1557481.47717.5600626-2636-4538-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium752.714
61224Texas Rangers15654102.34638.0593817-22421-5733-45L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium633.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149New York Mets1567977.506--5865721437-4042-37W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium532.600
2510Pittsburgh Pirates1537776.5030.5662666-438-4139-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium936.333
3713Montreal Expos1517576.4971.5633641-833-4042-36L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1147.364
4815St. Louis Cardinals1567680.4873.06245972738-4338-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II651.833
5916Chicago Cubs1557580.4843.5603634-3135-4340-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field624.333
61121Philadelphia Phillies1566987.44210.0633688-5531-4438-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium624.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1559560.613--71059611448-3247-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium743.571
224Los Angeles Dodgers1589167.5765.565355210141-3650-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium34-11.333
335San Francisco Giants1568670.5519.57176635439-3647-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park624.333
4611Houston Astros1577879.49718.0656655140-3938-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome541.800
51019Atlanta Braves1537281.47122.0744738636-4535-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium844.500
61223San Diego Padres1545797.37037.5523742-21926-4931-48W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium835.375


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bob MillerP34.217Purchased by Mets from Tigers.