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Baseball on Sunday, August 26, 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 Royals1Baltimore Orioles10BoxJim Palmer (18-6)Paul Splittorff (15-9)BAL  P Blair (7), A Etchebarren (2)Paul Blair (22.1)
Boston Red Sox0California Angels1BoxBill Singer (17-10)Luis Tiant (15-11)NoneVada Pinson (8.9)
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox4Box G1Jim Kaat (12-12)Joe Coleman (18-13)CHA  C May 2 (15)  DET  F Howard (10)Carlos May (24.1)
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox3Box G2Terry Forster (5-5)Woodie Fryman (5-9)CHA  B Melton (16)Bill Melton (14.9)
Texas Rangers9Cleveland Indians0Box G1Jim Merritt (5-9)Gaylord Perry (14-17)TEX  J Burroughs 2 (23), V Harris (6), B Sudakis (13)Dave Nelson (17.2)
Texas Rangers5Cleveland Indians3Box G2Mike Paul (5-4)Milt Wilcox (6-7)TEX  V Harris (7), A Johnson (8)Vic Harris (24.7)
Milwaukee Brewers3Minnesota Twins2BoxJim Slaton (9-11)Bert Blyleven (15-14)MIL  P Garcia (11)Pedro Garcia (26.6)
New York Yankees0Oakland Athletics1BoxKen Holtzman (19-11)Mel Stottlemyre (12-13)NoneVic Davalillo (20.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Atlanta Braves8BoxRoric Harrison (8-4)Dock Ellis (11-13)ATL  D Johnson (36)  PIT  A Oliver (17)Davey Johnson (33.4)
St. Louis Cardinals1Cincinnati Reds4BoxFred Norman (11-12)Reggie Cleveland (13-7)CIN  J Morgan (20)  SLN  T Simmons (11)Hal King (38.6)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros2BoxFergie Jenkins (12-12)Don Wilson (9-15)NoneBob Watson (34.8)
San Diego Padres4Montreal Expos2BoxRandy Jones (4-3)Steve Renko (11-9)SDN  J Grubb (8), J Morales (7), D Roberts (14)Bob Bailey (43.3)
San Francisco Giants5New York Mets4BoxRon Bryant (20-8)Ray Sadecki (3-3)SFN  D Kingman (12), D Rader (8)Dave Kingman (26.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies3BoxDon Sutton (16-8)Steve Carlton (11-16)LAN  R Cey (12), J Ferguson (21)Joe Ferguson (13.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7452.587--55242736-2838-24W13Game Log
Boston Red Sox7058.5475.057651733-3037-28L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7060.5386.053253332-3638-24L2Game Log
New York Yankees6864.5159.054249824-4144-23L6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6265.48812.557055729-3333-32W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5477.41222.554567026-3928-38L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7752.597--59147337-2840-24W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals7358.5575.061761133-3340-25L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6169.46916.550454631-3530-34W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6068.46916.556155330-3030-38L2Game Log
California Angels5967.46816.546149229-3630-31W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4583.35231.548465819-4526-38W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6564.504--51649530-3335-31L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6264.4921.553055428-3434-30L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6366.4882.050852631-3332-33W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6064.4842.552154428-3632-28L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5970.4576.053554629-3730-33L3Game Log
New York Mets5870.4536.547049029-3529-35L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8150.618--54442538-2743-23W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7754.5884.057650537-2840-26W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7256.5627.557352435-2837-28W2Game Log
Houston Astros6765.50814.555052733-3534-30L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6169.46919.562863031-3629-34W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4881.37232.042761220-4228-39W1Game Log

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