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Baseball on Wednesday, May 16, 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 Athletics2California Angels7BoxClyde Wright (1-5)Blue Moon Odom (1-6)CAL  J Spencer (2)  OAK  S Bando (7)Vada Pinson (20.8)
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers6BoxJohn Hiller (1-2)Luis Tiant (4-4)BOS  C Fisk (7), C Yastrzemski (6)  DET  G Brown (3), D Sims (2)Carl Yastrzemski (29.1)
Chicago White Sox6Minnesota Twins8BoxBill Hands (4-3)Eddie Fisher (4-2)CHA  D Allen (7), B Melton (7)George Mitterwald (60.4)
Milwaukee Brewers4New York Yankees11BoxSteve Kline (3-4)Jim Slaton (2-3)MIL  P Garcia (5)  NYA  T Munson (3)Jim Ray Hart (15.8)
Kansas City Royals1Texas Rangers2BoxSteve Foucault (2-2)Paul Splittorff (6-2)NoneRico Carty (19.7)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs1BoxAlan Foster (2-3)Rick Reuschel (3-3)NoneMike Tyson (16.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Cincinnati Reds6BoxCharlie Hough (1-1)Tom Hall (3-2)LAN  R Cey (3), J Ferguson (8), S Yeager (1)Joe Ferguson (48.8)
Atlanta Braves5Houston Astros2BoxRon Schueler (1-0)Cecil Upshaw (0-2)ATL  H Aaron (11)  HOU  C Cedeno (7)Cesar Cedeno (58.7)
New York Mets8Montreal Expos3BoxHarry Parker (4-0)Mike Torrez (3-5)MON  H Breeden (3)George Theodore (32.7)
Philadelphia Phillies5Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxWayne Twitchell (1-1)Dock Ellis (3-4)NoneGreg Luzinski (12.5)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres4BoxMike Caldwell (2-4)Juan Marichal (4-4)SDN  J Grubb (2)Nate Colbert (12.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers1617.485--1261249-77-10W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1516.4841.01191277-88-8L1Game Log
New York Yankees1517.4690.51411255-910-8W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1416.4671.51401425-79-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1417.4521.0102997-117-6L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1519.4411.51151488-117-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox1910.655--14111510-59-5L1Game Log
California Angels1813.5812.01071059-79-6W5Game Log
Kansas City Royals2015.5713.017515310-510-10L4Game Log
Oakland Athletics1817.5144.016314411-97-8L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1515.5004.51391457-98-6W3Game Log
Texas Rangers1219.3878.01071484-118-8W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2214.611--16013210-812-6L1Game Log
New York Mets1815.5452.512411911-57-10W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1417.4525.51191558-126-5L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1317.4336.01581568-85-9L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1320.3947.51121475-128-8W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1023.30310.51201484-126-11W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2614.650--18216811-515-9L1Game Log
Houston Astros2215.5952.516012410-912-6L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2014.5883.015411814-76-7L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2016.5564.01521328-712-9W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1519.4418.01421379-116-8W4Game Log
San Diego Padres1423.37810.51271742-1112-12W1Game Log

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