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Baseball on Wednesday, May 09, 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
Oakland Athletics4Baltimore Orioles3BoxCatfish Hunter (3-1)Dave McNally (3-5)BAL  A Bumbry (1), R Coggins (1)  OAK  R Jackson (5)Rich Coggins (42.0)
California Angels3Cleveland Indians10BoxMilt Wilcox (2-0)Rudy May (3-2)NoneBilly Grabarkewitz (17.7)
Detroit Tigers4Kansas City Royals1BoxJim Perry (4-2)Steve Busby (3-3)DET  N Cash (4)  KCA  J Mayberry (8)Dick McAuliffe (17.4)
Texas Rangers1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJim Colborn (3-1)Dick Bosman (2-5)MIL  B Coluccio (3), D May 2 (7)  TEX  J Burroughs (5)Dave May (19.6)
New York Yankees2Minnesota Twins0BoxFritz Peterson (3-4)Jim Kaat (4-2)NoneJim Ray Hart (10.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxClaude Osteen (3-2)Steve Blass (1-2)PIT  B Robertson (5), M Sanguillen (3)Manny Sanguillen (36.2)
Atlanta Braves1New York Mets8BoxJerry Koosman (5-0)Carl Morton (2-3)NYN  R Staub (4)Jerry Koosman (9.9)
Cincinnati Reds9Philadelphia Phillies7BoxTom Hall (3-1)Barry Lersch (1-1)CIN  J Bench 3 (9), D Concepcion (5)  PHI  W Montanez (2), B Robinson (2), D Unser (1)Johnny Bench (101.8)
Chicago Cubs9San Diego Padres2BoxBurt Hooton (4-2)Mike Corkins (2-3)CHN  R Hundley (2), R Monday (7), B Williams (3)  SDN  D Hilton (3)Billy Williams (17.2)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants1BoxReggie Cleveland (2-3)Ron Bryant (3-3)SLN  K Reitz (1)Ken Reitz (17.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers1314.481--97948-65-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1213.4801.0951005-67-7W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1315.4640.5941276-77-8W2Game Log
New York Yankees1214.4620.51121015-97-5W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1214.4620.590805-87-6L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1014.4171.51161185-65-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox166.727--112817-19-5W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1711.6073.015413410-47-7L1Game Log
California Angels1311.5424.078857-76-4L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics1414.5005.01241168-76-7W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1112.4785.51011134-67-6L2Game Log
Texas Rangers914.3917.575994-115-3L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs1713.567--13511710-87-5W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1212.5003.01381248-84-4L2Game Log
New York Mets1414.5002.0971057-47-10W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1213.4802.51001206-96-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1115.4234.0841123-78-8L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals620.2319.0851223-113-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2310.697--16013010-313-7L1Game Log
Houston Astros2011.6452.014410410-910-2L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1811.6213.01409713-55-6W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1714.5485.01211125-512-9W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1018.35710.51021236-114-7L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1120.35511.01041441-910-11L2Game Log

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