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1973 Philadelphia Phillies (MLB)

+ Starting Pitcher Log
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W-L Record: 71-91 .438
Rank: 6th in National League East
Run Differential: 642-717 -75
Roster Continuity 62.29% 22/24
Manager(s): Danny Ozark
General Manager: Paul Owens
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Veterans Stadium
Attendance: 1,475,934 7/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: John Stearns (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Carroll Beringer
First Base Coach: Bobby Wine
Hitting Coach: Billy DeMars
Pitching Coach: Ray Rippelmeyer

#1 Draft Picks

Wayne Twitchell (#3), Larry Christenson (#3), Ken Brett (#4), Mike Anderson (#6), Greg Luzinski (#11)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8279.509--
8181.5001.5
8082.4942.5
7983.4883.5
7784.4785.0
7191.43811.5
  • A complete listing of starting pitchers and boxscore results for the selected team and season.
  • A Quality start (QS) is defined as pitching 6 or more innings with 3 or least earned runs.
  • Game Score (Gsc) was derived by Bill James was created to provide a more precise measure of a pitcher's start. See calculation
  • #AprilGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    11973-04-06L 0-3 @NYNSteve CarltonL0-1Q1123221475332130002657 3.860.86-------4130.3
    21973-04-07L 2-3 @NYNJim Lonborg-0-0Q1123819467221420012948 3.001.83-------4110.4
    31973-04-10W 7-5 vs MONSteve CarltonW1-1-2223321597551491003958 4.501.06-------5140.4
    41973-04-12L 3-5 vs MONJim LonborgL0-1-222391950.2355230001913 9.002.43-------111.0
    51973-04-13W 7-1 vs NYNLarry ChristensonW1-0Q111195110631003470 1.001.22-------8120.7
    61973-04-14W 7-3 vs NYNSteve CarltonW2-1Q3323421694330370003371 3.960.96-------7120.6
    71973-04-15L 1-2 vs NYNJim LonborgL0-2-3324019652221260001859 6.751.75-------441.0
    81973-04-17W 9-6 @MONDick Ruthven-0-0-11111.25440200011119 18.003.50-------212.0
    91973-04-18L 1-2 @MONSteve CarltonL2-2Q4423521789220260003260 3.551.06-------961.5
    101973-04-19L 5-6 @MONLarry ChristensonL1-1-222259220310002639 1.931.64-------942.3
    111973-04-21W 7-4 vs SLNJim LonborgW1-2-442411976.26440150002748 6.501.56-------1052.0
    121973-04-22W 4-2 vs SLNSteve CarltonW3-2Q5523621897200280003575 2.791.05-------1081.3
    131973-04-22W 2-1 vs SLNDick Ruthven-0-0Q22227.25110380003068 5.001.67-------771.0
    141973-04-24L 2-11 @ATLLarry ChristensonL1-2-33331.24441100001022 3.941.75-------230.7
    151973-04-25L 2-5 @ATLJim LonborgL1-3-552421984.19440210002327 6.651.70-------470.6
    161973-04-27W 3-1 @CINSteve CarltonW4-2Q6623721994110241003377 2.470.98-------7160.4
    171973-04-28W 1-0 @CINDick RuthvenW1-0Q333371000281002481 2.811.13-------580.6
    181973-04-29L 0-8 @CINLarry ChristensonL1-3-44441.25440210001220 5.822.06-------040.0
    #MayGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    191973-05-01L 0-3 vs HOUSteve CarltonL4-3Q77238220810331190013458 2.591.03-------851.6
    201973-05-02L 4-9 vs HOUJim LonborgL1-4-662431995.16551130022537 7.071.64-------580.6
    211973-05-04W 5-4 vs ATLDick Ruthven-1-0Q444486200360113669 1.881.13-------1191.2
    221973-05-05L 0-7 vs ATLSteve CarltonL4-4-8823922169662161002735 3.181.09-------470.6
    231973-05-06L 1-3 vs ATLLarry Christenson-1-3Q555579111040012959 4.501.83-------690.7
    241973-05-07W 3-2 vs CINWayne Twitchell-0-0Q7164177.18220240013055 2.141.57-------6100.6
    251973-05-08L 1-7 vs CINDick RuthvenL1-1Q555576320030012558 2.031.06-------961.5
    261973-05-09L 7-9 vs CINSteve Carlton-4-4-992402226.29773260003130 3.751.14-------951.8
    271973-05-11L 3-4 @CHNLarry Christenson-1-3-66661.25330100001124 5.191.92-------321.5
    281973-05-12L 1-3 @CHNWayne TwitchellL0-1Q82651869220320002745 2.331.67-------761.2
    291973-05-13L 2-4 @CHNSteve CarltonL4-5Q10102412236.16420730002844 3.691.22-------842.0
    301973-05-13L 3-9 @CHNDick RuthvenL1-2-66664.16440510002330 2.751.22-------10110.0
    311973-05-14W 10-5 @SLNKen BrettW1-1Q611114776200230002762 4.291.48-------971.3
    321973-05-15L 4-8 @SLNLarry Christenson-1-3-77770322020000526-----------00-
    331973-05-16W 5-2 @PITWayne TwitchellW1-1Q9366198.15220250003067 2.311.49-------991.0
    341973-05-17L 2-5 @PITSteve CarltonL4-6-11112422246.16540350002944 3.861.24-------690.7
    351973-05-18L 2-9 vs CHNDick RuthvenL1-3-77772.24320540001733 3.081.39-------313.0
    361973-05-19W 3-0 vs CHNKen BrettW2-1Q721124893000250003184 3.001.20-------7140.5
    371973-05-19L 6-7 vs CHNJim LonborgL2-5-1172482003.26551410002022 6.981.63-------541.3
    381973-05-21L 4-5 vs PITSteve Carlton-4-6-12122432256.28442240002942 3.961.25-------871.1
    391973-05-22W 7-4 vs PITWayne TwitchellW2-1-1046720911440162003854 2.661.45-------1371.9
    401973-05-25W 8-1 @SDNKen BrettW3-1Q831134994110251003278 2.541.08-------11101.1
    411973-05-26W 4-0 @SDNSteve CarltonW5-6Q1313244226940004120003287 3.601.22-------661.0
    421973-05-27W 4-3 @SDNWayne TwitchellW3-1Q115682167211481013056 2.521.50-------641.5
    431973-05-27W 6-4 @SDNLarry Christenson-1-3-98982.15331200001328 6.102.10-------331.0
    441973-05-28L 1-5 @LANDick RuthvenL1-4-88885.18542420002731 3.481.48-------771.0
    451973-05-29L 3-9 @LANKen BrettL3-2-94114504.29550220002624 3.271.20-------942.3
    461973-05-30L 4-9 @LANSteve CarltonL5-7-1414245227513660330003117 3.941.31-------570.7
    #JuneGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    471973-06-01L 1-2 @SFNWayne TwitchellL3-2Q12669227.15221460013061 2.481.45-------771.0
    481973-06-02L 7-11 @SFNDick Ruthven-1-4-99993.17330100001630 3.831.55-------531.7
    491973-06-03L 4-5 @SFNKen Brett-3-2Q10511551810321361003555 3.121.27-------971.3
    501973-06-04L 0-7 @HOULarry ChristensonL1-4-10910936440210001528 6.622.15-------422.0
    511973-06-05W 4-0 @HOUWayne TwitchellW4-2Q137702397000782003874 2.151.46-------881.0
    521973-06-06L 3-4 @HOUDick Ruthven-1-4Q1010101075331340002856 3.831.50-------1334.3
    531973-06-08W 5-1 vs SDNSteve CarltonW6-7Q151524622894110360003478 3.711.27-------9120.8
    541973-06-09W 4-1 vs SDNKen BrettW4-2Q116116527.15110260002867 2.901.24-------780.9
    551973-06-10W 11-0 vs SDNWayne TwitchellW5-2Q148712495000182003384 1.891.37-------6130.5
    561973-06-11L 3-5 vs LANDick RuthvenL1-5-111111111.24420212001226 4.021.55-------230.7
    571973-06-12L 6-8 vs LANSteve Carlton-6-7-16162472297.19661310003233 3.941.30-------8110.7
    581973-06-13W 16-3 vs LANKen BrettW5-2Q1271175395321430003666 2.781.21-------1682.0
    591973-06-15L 3-4 vs SFNWayne Twitchell-5-2Q159722597111450003670 1.801.35-------1191.2
    601973-06-16W 5-4 vs SFNDick Ruthven-1-5-121212123.17441330001927 4.421.64-------240.5
    611973-06-17W 11-7 vs SFNSteve CarltonW7-7-17172482306.18661870003431 4.151.35-------470.6
    621973-06-18W 9-6 vs NYNKen BrettW6-2-1381185499661360003848 3.161.22-------8120.7
    631973-06-19W 6-1 vs NYNJim LonborgW4-6Q16825320184110260002974 6.161.44-------1071.4
    641973-06-20W 4-3 vs NYNWayne TwitchellW6-2Q1610732694331371003471 1.911.30-------7130.5
    651973-06-22L 2-4 @MONSteve CarltonL7-8-18182492315.19440510013029 4.261.41-------771.0
    661973-06-23W 7-2 @MONKen BrettW7-2Q1491195597221430003764 3.031.22-------10130.8
    671973-06-24W 5-4 @MONJim LonborgW5-6-1792542027.27441441013247 6.051.45-------6100.6
    681973-06-25W 7-6 vs SLNWayne Twitchell-6-2-1711742765541450002545 2.161.31-------470.6
    691973-06-26W 10-3 vs SLNDick RuthvenW2-5Q1313131365331330102650 4.431.62-------1052.0
    701973-06-26L 4-5 vs SLNSteve Carlton-7-8Q191925023275332150012659 4.241.38-------4100.4
    711973-06-27W 7-1 @NYNMike WallaceW1-0Q111197110030003372 1.000.78-------11120.9
    721973-06-27L 6-7 @NYNBarry LerschL2-3-22114850712770020003327 4.061.45-------1191.2
    731973-06-28W 11-4 @NYNJim LonborgW6-6-1810255203911440450004250 5.791.48-------6160.4
    741973-06-29L 1-2 @SLNWayne Twitchell-6-2Q1812752894100570003779 1.981.28-------1472.0
    751973-06-30L 8-9 @SLNSteve CarltonL7-9-20202512334.110870420002610 4.561.44-------190.1
    #JulyGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    761973-07-01W 1-0 @SLNDick RuthvenW3-5Q1414141492000331003283 3.891.49-------11130.8
    771973-07-02L 4-7 @SLNMike WallaceL1-1-22220.1111040000532 2.001.33-------00-
    781973-07-03W 8-2 @CHNJim LonborgW7-6Q191125620499222110013761 5.381.44-------12130.9
    791973-07-04L 2-3 @CHNWayne Twitchell-6-2Q1913762965110340002659 1.961.29-------771.0
    801973-07-05W 7-4 @CHNSteve CarltonW8-9Q2121252234911410180003862 4.351.43-------13140.9
    811973-07-06L 2-8 vs CINDick RuthvenL3-6-1515151567441420002740 4.051.51-------1052.0
    821973-07-07L 4-5 vs CINJim LonborgL7-7-201225720557551520012730 5.591.49-------661.0
    831973-07-08L 0-4 vs CINWayne TwitchellL6-3Q201477307.19430441003245 2.071.32-------881.0
    841973-07-09L 3-6 vs ATLSteve Carlton-8-9Q222225323589331460003754 4.301.44-------1262.0
    851973-07-10L 2-4 vs ATLDick RuthvenL3-7Q1616161674331171002663 4.031.45-------771.0
    861973-07-11W 6-5 vs ATLMike Wallace-1-1-43434.18551310002124 3.941.63-------632.0
    871973-07-12L 6-7 vs HOUJim Lonborg-7-7-21132582067.110661340003334 5.681.51-------790.8
    881973-07-13W 5-3 vs HOUWayne TwitchellW7-3Q2115783196331380003668 2.131.30-------8110.7
    891973-07-14W 7-0 vs HOUSteve CarltonW9-9Q232325423693000550003281 4.081.41-------5140.4
    901973-07-15L 0-2 vs HOUDick RuthvenL3-8Q1717171766220562002853 3.971.47-------741.8
    911973-07-16L 0-1 @CINKen BrettL8-3Q16101215685100350003372 2.691.22-------10110.9
    921973-07-17W 2-1 @CINJim LonborgW8-7Q2214259207910111550004163 5.281.52-------11101.1
    931973-07-18L 3-7 @CINSteve CarltonL9-10-2424255237755512110002856 4.171.40-------280.3
    941973-07-20W 6-4 @ATLWayne TwitchellW8-3-221679326.25442050002451 2.281.27-------951.8
    951973-07-21W 8-4 @ATLKen BrettW9-3-17111225777441211003046 2.861.22-------9110.8
    961973-07-22W 6-5 @ATLSteve Carlton-9-10-252525623869441370003042 4.231.42-------651.2
    971973-07-22W 5-1 @ATLJim LonborgW9-7Q231526020876110340003062 5.031.50-------7100.7
    981973-07-26L 0-4 vs MONSteve CarltonL9-11Q262625723998430750004255 4.171.43-------1391.4
    991973-07-26L 1-5 vs MONKen BrettL9-4-1812123588.110551450003543 3.051.26-------6100.6
    1001973-07-27L 4-5 vs MONJim Lonborg-9-7-24162612095.15220530002447 4.971.53-------741.8
    1011973-07-28W 5-0 @PITWayne TwitchellW9-3Q2317803395000270013682 2.141.24-------8130.6
    1021973-07-29L 2-5 @PITBarry LerschL2-6-2821545146442120001835 5.321.50-------450.8
    1031973-07-29L 2-5 @PITDick RuthvenL4-9Q20182018753312100002763 3.931.45-------732.3
    1041973-07-30W 1-0 @PITSteve CarltonW10-11Q2727258240960001101003484 3.991.40-------1071.4
    1051973-07-31L 3-4 vs CHNJim LonborgL9-8-251726221079440200003041 4.981.53-------13131.0
    1061973-07-31W 6-5 vs CHNKen BrettW10-4-19131245999552170003755 3.201.25-------6200.3
    #AugustGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1071973-08-01W 2-0 vs CHNWayne TwitchellW10-3Q2418813492000560003084 2.021.21-------6130.5
    1081973-08-02W 4-1 vs CHNDick RuthvenW5-9Q2119211995110790003875 3.701.44-------10120.8
    1091973-08-03L 1-3 vs PITSteve CarltonL10-12Q282825924195332160003370 3.941.37-------8130.6
    1101973-08-04W 11-5 vs PITKen BrettW11-4-20141256098551250003754 3.321.24-------1581.9
    1111973-08-04L 4-11 vs PITJim LonborgL9-9-26182632113.28551210002120 5.171.56-------460.7
    1121973-08-05L 1-4 vs PITWayne TwitchellL10-4Q2519823585330551023560 2.091.21-------8100.8
    1131973-08-08L 0-3 @SDNSteve CarltonL10-13Q292926024286321260003164 3.881.35-------981.1
    1141973-08-09L 9-10 @SDNJim Lonborg-9-9-271926421236641230001826 5.331.58-------431.3
    1151973-08-10W 5-3 @LANWayne TwitchellW11-4Q2620833697331271003666 2.131.20-------8120.7
    1161973-08-11W 3-1 @LANKen BrettW12-4Q21151266197110221003469 3.171.22-------1762.8
    1171973-08-12L 1-2 @LANSteve CarltonL10-14Q30302612438.28221151003562 3.811.34-------8130.6
    1181973-08-14W 4-3 @SFNJim LonborgW10-9Q2820265213911330330003953 5.181.58-------1572.1
    1191973-08-15L 2-11 @SFNWayne TwitchellL11-5-2721843735541120011730 2.301.22-------623.0
    1201973-08-16L 1-2 @SFNKen BrettL12-5Q22161276289220330003556 3.121.24-------1191.2
    1211973-08-17W 8-3 @HOUSteve CarltonW11-14Q3131262244993213110003667 3.741.34-------851.6
    1221973-08-18L 2-3 @HOUJim LonborgL10-10Q292126621464331150002256 5.151.55-------570.7
    1231973-08-19W 5-3 @HOUWayne TwitchellW12-5Q2822853898330380003864 2.341.22-------8110.7
    1241973-08-21W 9-8 vs SDNKen Brett-12-5-23171286377641250003146 3.211.24-------6110.5
    1251973-08-22L 3-8 vs SDNSteve CarltonL11-15-323226324548541240002330 3.831.36-------541.3
    1261973-08-23W 6-3 vs SDNJim LonborgW11-10Q302226721599331050003662 5.031.52-------11111.0
    1271973-08-24L 0-3 vs LANWayne TwitchellL12-6Q2923863986320380003365 2.331.21-------971.3
    1281973-08-25L 4-6 vs LANKen Brett-12-5-2418129648.18442420003548 3.261.25-------1472.0
    1291973-08-26L 3-7 vs LANSteve CarltonL11-16-33332642464.17642310002426 3.911.38-------851.6
    1301973-08-27W 7-4 vs SFNJim LonborgW12-10Q312326821688332070003261 4.941.49-------1071.4
    1311973-08-28W 1-0 vs SFNWayne TwitchellW13-6Q3024874094000280003285 2.231.19-------991.0
    1321973-08-29L 1-3 vs SFNKen BrettL12-6Q251913065893334100003558 3.261.26-------751.4
    1331973-08-30W 8-7 vs MONSteve Carlton-11-16-343426524747542230002331 3.991.39-------651.2
    1341973-08-31L 2-5 vs MONJim LonborgL12-11Q32242692176.14431540002949 4.931.49-------881.0
    #SeptemberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1351973-09-01L 5-11 vs MONWayne TwitchellL13-7-312588414.16882421012316 2.531.21-------641.5
    1361973-09-02L 0-12 vs MONKen BrettL12-7-2620131661.25551300001214 3.511.30-------221.0
    1371973-09-03L 0-5 @NYNSteve CarltonL11-17-353526624868541440003038 4.041.41-------861.3
    1381973-09-03W 6-3 @NYNDick RuthvenW6-9Q222022206.16330550002948 3.711.45-------580.6
    1391973-09-04L 1-7 @NYNJim LonborgL12-12-33252702182.25611120001529 4.891.50-------250.4
    1401973-09-05L 0-4 @NYNWayne TwitchellL13-8-3226894253211411002352 2.521.22-------780.9
    1411973-09-07L 8-10 vs PITKen Brett-12-7-27211326789440451003549 3.551.32-------5120.4
    1421973-09-08L 3-5 vs PITSteve CarltonL11-18Q363626724977430270003054 4.031.40-------951.8
    1431973-09-09W 8-7 vs PITDick Ruthven-6-9-232123212.27551130001520 4.021.49-------313.0
    1441973-09-11W 6-4 vs NYNJim LonborgW13-12-342627121996442230003460 4.851.47-------11120.9
    1451973-09-12L 2-3 vs NYNWayne TwitchellL13-9Q3327904376222360002860 2.521.22-------670.9
    1461973-09-13L 2-4 vs NYNKen Brett-12-7Q282213368118210150004079 3.391.29-------14121.2
    1471973-09-14L 2-3 @MONSteve CarltonL11-19Q373726825085330531003458 4.011.40-------9120.8
    1481973-09-15L 4-5 @MONDick Ruthven-6-9-242224223.14440520001630 4.181.51-------321.5
    1491973-09-16L 2-4 @MONJim LonborgL13-13Q35272722207.13400420003061 4.671.45-------13101.3
    1501973-09-18W 5-2 @CHNWayne Twitchell-13-9-342891445.12210360002060 2.501.22-------460.7
    1511973-09-18L 2-3 @CHNKen BrettL12-8Q29231346979320021002951 3.361.29-------12150.8
    1521973-09-19W 3-2 vs SLNSteve CarltonW12-19Q3838269251910220141003662 3.951.39-------1381.6
    1531973-09-20W 6-5 vs SLNDick Ruthven-6-9-252325233.26320560002236 4.221.56-------060.0
    1541973-09-21L 3-12 vs SLNJim LonborgL13-14-3628273221610650330013130 4.761.48-------951.8
    1551973-09-22L 2-5 vs CHNBarry Lersch-3-6-4031665254220210002050 4.601.40-------971.3
    1561973-09-23W 9-7 vs CHNKen BrettW13-8-3024135708.115761330004026 3.481.32-------15160.9
    1571973-09-25W 2-1 @PITSteve CarltonW13-19Q393927025295110270003378 3.861.37-------9100.9
    1581973-09-26L 2-13 @PITJim LonborgL13-15-37292742222.16740210001617 4.891.50-------340.8
    1591973-09-27W 3-2 @PITBarry Lersch-3-6Q4141675384221020002768 4.411.33-------1562.5
    1601973-09-28L 0-3 @SLNKen BrettL13-9-31251367156110120001852 3.441.32-------723.5
    1611973-09-29L 1-7 @SLNSteve CarltonL13-20-4040271253611540130003134 3.901.39-------971.3
    1621973-09-30L 1-3 @SLNJim LonborgL13-16-383027522343220230001749 4.881.50-------541.3


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