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Baseball on Thursday, May 31, 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
California Angels7Boston Red Sox6BoxRich Hand (3-3)Bobby Bolin (1-1)CAL  B Grabarkewitz (2), B Oliver (7)Bob Oliver (63.9)
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox10BoxEddie Fisher (5-3)Jim Perry (6-3)CHA  D Allen (11), E Herrmann (3)  DET  D Sharon (1)Dick Allen (14.8)
Baltimore Orioles1Kansas City Royals4BoxGene Garber (5-1)Mike Cuellar (2-6)BAL  D Baylor (3)Kurt Bevacqua (20.4)
Minnesota Twins4Milwaukee Brewers2BoxDick Woodson (4-3)Jim Colborn (5-2)MIN  H Killebrew (3)Johnny Briggs (27.4)
Oakland Athletics6New York Yankees0BoxKen Holtzman (10-2)Mel Stottlemyre (7-5)OAK  S Bando (9), R Jackson (7)Reggie Jackson (19.4)
Cleveland Indians5Texas Rangers9BoxSonny Siebert (3-3)Brent Strom (1-6)CLE  O Gamble (6)  TEX  R Carty (2)Jeff Burroughs (15.9)
Houston Astros8Chicago Cubs16BoxFergie Jenkins (6-3)Dave Roberts (5-3)CHN  R Hundley (5), R Monday (11)  HOU  T Agee (2), J Alou (1)Carmen Fanzone (20.4)
Atlanta Braves1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxNelson Briles (3-5)Gary Gentry (4-5)PIT  W Stargell (14)Willie Stargell (70.6)
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxRoss Grimsley (5-4)Bob Gibson (3-6)CIN  J Morgan (6)  SLN  L Brock (2)Joe Morgan (43.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2521.543--17516812-913-12L1Game Log
New York Yankees2423.5111.52151929-1215-11L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2021.4882.513813412-138-8L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2023.4653.51901897-1213-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2027.4265.517121311-159-12L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1926.4225.51591839-1110-15L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2715.643--19916311-516-10W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2519.5683.020319213-1012-9W4Game Log
California Angels2420.5454.015415412-1312-7W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2723.5404.024621314-1013-13W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2424.5006.021119213-1411-10W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1528.34912.51552235-1810-10W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs3019.612--23117616-1114-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2121.5005.520719510-1011-11W4Game Log
New York Mets2122.4886.016116213-108-12L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1922.4637.015720011-158-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1925.4328.51621747-1312-12L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1927.4139.51662089-1610-11L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3220.615--23721313-919-11W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3020.6001.022617811-919-11W6Game Log
Houston Astros2922.5692.521619213-1516-7L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2721.5623.019716915-912-12W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1830.37512.01741949-198-12L7Game Log
San Diego Padres1733.34014.01642374-1513-18W1Game Log

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