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Baseball on Friday, August 24, 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
Kansas City Royals0Baltimore Orioles6BoxDave McNally (13-13)Al Fitzmorris (5-2)BAL  R Coggins (4)Rich Coggins (24.3)
Boston Red Sox3California Angels2BoxBill Lee (14-8)Dick Lange (1-1)NoneVada Pinson (39.9)
Detroit Tigers6Chicago White Sox5BoxFred Scherman (2-2)Cy Acosta (7-6)DET  N Cash (17)Tony Taylor (50.2)
Texas Rangers5Cleveland Indians11BoxTom Timmermann (7-4)Don Durham (0-3)CLE  F Duffy 2 (2)  TEX  A Johnson (6)Frank Duffy (37.5)
Milwaukee Brewers0Minnesota Twins3BoxJoe Decker (8-5)Skip Lockwood (5-8)MIN  L Hisle (12), G Mitterwald (15)Larry Hisle (15.8)
New York Yankees1Oakland Athletics5BoxCatfish Hunter (16-3)Doc Medich (10-7)OAK  D Green (3)Ray Fosse (16.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Atlanta Braves3BoxAdrian Devine (2-3)Dave Giusti (6-2)ATL  D Baker (14)Darrell Evans (14.3)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds4BoxDiego Segui (6-4)Clay Carroll (5-8)CIN  A Kosco (5), P Rose (4)  SLN  J Cruz (10), T Simmons (10)Andy Kosco (51.0)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros4BoxJerry Reuss (14-9)Burt Hooton (10-12)NoneBob Gallagher (14.0)
San Diego Padres5Montreal Expos3BoxRich Troedson (6-4)Balor Moore (7-13)MON  H Breeden (11)  SDN  I Murrell (5)Dave Winfield (24.5)
San Francisco Giants0New York Mets1BoxJerry Koosman (10-14)Juan Marichal (10-10)NoneJerry Grote (11.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Philadelphia Phillies0BoxTommy John (12-7)Wayne Twitchell (12-6)NoneWillie Davis (12.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7252.581--53542536-2836-24W11Game Log
Boston Red Sox6957.5484.057251632-2937-28W7Game Log
Detroit Tigers6958.5434.552652431-3438-24W1Game Log
New York Yankees6862.5237.054249524-3944-23L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6065.48012.555754927-3333-32L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5375.41421.053665126-3927-36W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7552.591--58847337-2838-24W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7356.5663.061559433-3140-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6066.47614.555354030-3030-36W1Game Log
California Angels5866.46815.546048829-3629-30L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5968.46516.049554031-3528-33L2Game Log
Texas Rangers4382.34431.046564917-4426-38L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6562.512--51148530-3135-31W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6163.4922.551854127-3334-30L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5963.4843.550653728-3631-27L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs6166.4804.050052129-3332-33L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5968.4656.052853329-3730-31L1Game Log
New York Mets5868.4606.546648429-3529-33W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7950.612--53141836-2743-23W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7554.5814.056650037-2838-26L4Game Log
San Francisco Giants7056.5567.556752033-2837-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros6763.51512.554551933-3534-28W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6068.46918.561561831-3628-33W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4780.37031.042059719-4128-39W1Game Log

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