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Baseball on Saturday, August 18, 1973

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike Cuellar (11-12)Terry Forster (4-5)BAL  D Baylor (7), M Rettenmund (9)Merv Rettenmund (35.1)
Kansas City Royals5Boston Red Sox8BoxDick Pole (2-1)Paul Splittorff (15-8)KCA  A Otis (24)Carl Yastrzemski (30.5)
Detroit Tigers1California Angels4BoxBill Singer (16-10)Joe Coleman (18-11)NoneTommy McCraw (10.3)
Minnesota Twins0Cleveland Indians5BoxGaylord Perry (13-16)Dick Woodson (10-8)CLE  D Duncan (13)Dave Duncan (18.6)
Milwaukee Brewers3Oakland Athletics6BoxRollie Fingers (5-6)Jim Slaton (8-11)MIL  J Briggs (15)  OAK  R Jackson (30)Bert Campaneris (19.7)
New York Yankees5Texas Rangers3BoxDoc Medich (10-6)Jim Merritt (4-9)NYA  G Nettles (18), R White (15)Graig Nettles (16.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Chicago Cubs2BoxBurt Hooton (10-11)Claude Osteen (14-6)CHN  B Williams (16)  LAN  R Cey (11)Billy Williams (46.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2Houston Astros3BoxJim Ray (6-1)Jim Lonborg (10-10)HOU  L May (19)  PHI  B Robinson (17)Lee May (25.4)
Atlanta Braves3Montreal Expos1BoxCarl Morton (11-9)Steve Rogers (4-2)ATL  H Aaron (31), R Garr (9)Ralph Garr (30.5)
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets12BoxJon Matlack (10-15)Fred Norman (10-11)NYN  D Hahn (2), J Milner (21)Willie Mays (13.3)
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxNelson Briles (12-11)Jim Barr (9-13)PIT  W Stargell (35)  SFN  B Bonds (33)Willie Stargell (26.6)
San Diego Padres4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxSteve Arlin (8-11)Orlando Pena (4-4)NoneCito Gaston (36.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6752.563--51141636-2831-24W6Game Log
Detroit Tigers6656.5412.550549828-3238-24L4Game Log
New York Yankees6758.5363.052246923-3544-23W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6457.5294.053649028-2936-28W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5961.4928.554052726-2933-32L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4974.39820.051563626-3923-35W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7151.582--55945737-2834-23W7Game Log
Kansas City Royals7054.5652.059357133-2937-25L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5961.49211.053752130-2529-36L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5865.47213.548452530-3328-32L4Game Log
California Angels5663.47113.544246829-3627-27W3Game Log
Texas Rangers4377.35827.043760317-4326-34L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6261.504--49246628-3034-31L3Game Log
Montreal Expos5859.4963.049351928-3630-23L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5861.4872.049952525-3133-30W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5864.4753.548150329-3229-32W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5666.4595.550550828-3728-29L1Game Log
New York Mets5466.4506.545046629-3525-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7648.613--51740733-2543-23L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7449.6021.554147436-2438-25L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6754.5547.555550730-2637-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros6560.52011.552550033-3532-25W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5866.46818.059660031-3526-32W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4577.36930.039657517-3828-39W2Game Log

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