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Baseball on Tuesday, May 08, 1973

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox0Chicago White Sox1BoxEddie Fisher (4-1)Marty Pattin (1-6)NonePat Kelly (16.0)
California Angels0Cleveland Indians2BoxGaylord Perry (4-4)Clyde Wright (0-5)CLE  D Duncan (2)Charlie Spikes (13.2)
Detroit Tigers2Kansas City Royals7BoxPaul Splittorff (5-1)Woodie Fryman (2-2)KCA  A Otis (5), P Schaal (1)Ed Kirkpatrick (22.1)
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers3BoxCharlie Hudson (1-0)Bill Champion (0-1)NoneAlex Johnson (23.0)
New York Yankees14Minnesota Twins4BoxMel Stottlemyre (4-4)Dick Woodson (1-1)MIN  T Oliva (2)  NYA  R Blomberg (1)Ron Blomberg (25.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxAndy Messersmith (2-3)Nelson Briles (1-4)LAN  R Cey (2)  PIT  A Oliver (6), W Stargell 2 (10)Lee Lacy (26.5)
Houston Astros3Montreal Expos4BoxSteve Renko (2-2)Ken Forsch (3-2)HOU  T Agee (1), C Cedeno (6)  MON  R Fairly (5)Steve Renko (26.9)
Atlanta Braves10New York Mets6BoxRon Reed (1-4)Jon Matlack (2-5)ATL  D Johnson 2 (4)Davey Johnson (47.8)
Cincinnati Reds7Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJack Billingham (5-1)Dick Ruthven (1-1)CIN  J Bench (6)Pete Rose (30.7)
Chicago Cubs3San Diego Padres2BoxBob Locker (3-1)Gary Ross (1-2)CHN  R Monday (6)Rick Monday (26.0)
St. Louis Cardinals7San Francisco Giants9BoxJim Barr (4-2)Bob Gibson (1-4)SFN  B Bonds 2 (8), D Kingman (4), W McCovey (7)  SLN  J Cruz (4)Bobby Bonds (22.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles1213.480--87765-87-5W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1214.4620.593937-65-8L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1113.4580.590995-66-7L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1215.4441.0841246-76-8W1Game Log
New York Yankees1114.4401.01101014-97-5W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1014.4171.51161185-65-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox166.727--112817-19-5W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1710.6302.515313010-47-6W1Game Log
California Angels1310.5653.575757-66-4L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1111.5005.01011114-67-5L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1314.4815.51201137-76-7L1Game Log
Texas Rangers913.4097.074944-105-3W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs1613.552--1261159-87-5W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1211.5223.01331168-74-4L1Game Log
New York Mets1314.4812.0891047-46-10L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1213.4802.01001206-96-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1114.4403.0771033-78-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals520.2009.0821212-113-9L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants239.719--15912710-313-6W3Game Log
Houston Astros2011.6452.514410410-910-2L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1711.6074.01319012-55-6W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1614.5336.01131075-511-9W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1017.37010.51011156-104-7W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1119.36711.01021351-910-10L1Game Log

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