Baseball on Friday, May 18, 1973

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Texas Rangers1California Angels7BoxBill Singer (7-1)Mike Paul (3-3)CAL  F Robinson (6)Frank Robinson (14.1)
Minnesota Twins3Chicago White Sox0BoxJim Kaat (5-2)Rich Gossage (0-3)MIN  J Holt (2)Jim Holt (21.0)
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians2BoxOrlando Pena (1-1)Dick Tidrow (4-5)BAL  B Grich (3)Bobby Grich (16.7)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxTom Timmermann (1-1)Marty Pattin (2-7)BOS  C Fisk (8)  DET  J Northrup (1), M Stanley (4)Mickey Stanley (30.5)
Milwaukee Brewers6New York Yankees5BoxSkip Lockwood (3-2)Sparky Lyle (0-3)NYA  R Blomberg (3), J Hart (1)Dave May (82.5)
Kansas City Royals4Oakland Athletics5BoxKen Holtzman (8-2)Steve Busby (3-5)KCA  J Wohlford (1)  OAK  J Rudi (5)Billy North (19.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves2BoxAndy Messersmith (4-3)Roric Harrison (0-1)ATL  D Evans (8)Bill Russell (29.0)
San Diego Padres4Cincinnati Reds5BoxJack Billingham (7-1)Bill Greif (3-3)CIN  J Morgan (5)  SDN  L Lee (2)Pete Rose (22.9)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros3BoxDave Roberts (4-1)Jim Willoughby (3-3)NoneDoug Rader (28.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3New York Mets4BoxTom Seaver (5-3)Luke Walker (1-2)NYN  W Garrett (3)  PIT  B Robertson (6)Wayne Garrett (29.3)
Chicago Cubs9Philadelphia Phillies2BoxFergie Jenkins (4-3)Dick Ruthven (1-3)CHN  C Fanzone (1)  PHI  M Rogodzinski (1), D Unser (2)Don Kessinger (19.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers1817.514--1321289-79-10W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1617.4851.01271368-98-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1617.4851.01121029-117-6W2Game Log
New York Yankees1618.4711.51501335-911-9L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1418.4372.51441485-99-9L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians1521.4173.51181588-117-10L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2011.645--14612211-59-6L1Game Log
California Angels1914.5762.01141109-710-7W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2116.5683.018515911-610-10L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2017.5413.017214812-98-8W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1616.5004.51461508-98-7W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1221.3649.01091614-128-9L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2315.605--17314011-812-7W1Game Log
New York Mets1915.5592.012812211-58-10W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1417.4525.51191558-126-5L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1418.4376.01661628-96-9L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1322.3718.51161615-138-9L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1123.32410.01261525-126-11W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2615.634--18317111-615-9L2Game Log
Houston Astros2415.6151.016512610-914-6W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2115.5832.516012514-77-8W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2216.5792.515813510-712-9W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1521.4178.51451429-126-9L2Game Log
San Diego Padres1424.36810.51311792-1212-12L1Game Log

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