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Baseball on Thursday, May 17, 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 Athletics4California Angels0BoxCatfish Hunter (4-2)Rudy May (4-3)OAK  D Green (1), B North (1)Dick Green (29.9)
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians1BoxJim Palmer (4-2)Gaylord Perry (5-5)CLE  D Duncan (6)Earl Williams (17.9)
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers1BoxJim Perry (5-2)John Curtis (1-4)DET  T Taylor (2)Tony Taylor (13.1)
Chicago White Sox5Minnesota Twins4BoxWilbur Wood (9-3)Dick Woodson (2-2)CHA  D Allen (8)  MIN  S Braun (2)Rick Reichardt (26.1)
Milwaukee Brewers2New York Yankees4BoxLindy McDaniel (2-1)Chris Short (1-1)MIL  D Porter (3)  NYA  B Murcer (7), G Nettles (6)Felipe Alou (21.3)
Kansas City Royals6Texas Rangers1BoxWayne Simpson (3-2)Sonny Siebert (1-2)KCA  J Mayberry (10), A Otis (6)Amos Otis (20.9)
St. Louis Cardinals6Chicago Cubs4BoxDiego Segui (1-2)Jack Aker (1-2)CHN  R Hundley (4)  SLN  K Reitz (2)Glenn Beckert (32.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds1BoxDon Sutton (4-3)Pedro Borbon (0-3)NoneDave Lopes (47.8)
Atlanta Braves1Houston Astros2BoxKen Forsch (4-3)Pat Dobson (2-6)NoneMike Lum (19.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxBob Moose (3-3)Steve Carlton (4-6)NoneDave Cash (25.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers1717.500--1271249-78-10W3Game Log
New York Yankees1617.4850.51451275-911-8W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1517.4691.01211317-98-8L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1517.4691.01061008-117-6W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1417.4521.51401435-89-9L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1520.4292.51161528-117-9L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2010.667--14611911-59-5W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2115.5833.018115411-510-10W1Game Log
California Angels1814.5623.01071099-79-7L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1917.5284.016714412-97-8W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1516.4845.51431507-98-7L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1220.3759.01081544-118-9L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2215.595--16413810-812-7L2Game Log
New York Mets1815.5452.012411911-57-10W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1417.4525.01631588-86-9W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1417.4525.01191558-126-5L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1321.3827.51141525-138-8L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1123.3249.51261525-126-11W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2614.650--18216811-515-9L1Game Log
Houston Astros2315.6052.016212510-913-6W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2015.5713.515512114-76-8L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2116.5683.51551339-712-9W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1520.4298.51431399-126-8L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1423.37810.51271742-1112-12W1Game Log

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