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Saturday, April 21,1973

Saturday, April 21,1973

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Detroit Tigers 3 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Joe Coleman Dave McNally -- 15,448 2:29
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Boston Red Sox 11 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Lynn McGlothen Dick Tidrow Bill Lee 9,202 2:50
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Texas Rangers 4 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Ken Sanders Steve Foucault -- 9,397 2:21
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 California Angels 4 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bill Singer Vida Blue Lloyd Allen 7,161 2:26
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Chicago Cubs 10 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bob Locker Nelson Briles -- 16,637 2:56
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Atlanta Braves 5 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Phil Niekro Pedro Borbon -- 15,171 2:25
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 San Diego Padres 0 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome Don Wilson Clay Kirby -- 21,457 2:05
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 San Francisco Giants 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Ron Bryant -- 24,540 2:03
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 Montreal Expos 0 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Harry Parker Balor Moore Tug McGraw 40,011 2:18
1973 reg season 1973-04-21 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jim Lonborg Scipio Spinks Mac Scarce 8,031 2:06
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 13 8 5 .615 0.0 50 41 9 L1 4-2 4-3 1 3 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 13 8 5 .615 0.0 59 43 16 W1 6-2 2-3 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 1.5 36 44 -8 W3 2-3 3-2 3 6 12 -- dnq
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 2.0 65 61 4 W1 2-2 3-4 4 8 15 -- dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 12 5 7 .417 2.5 45 48 -3 L1 2-5 3-2 5 9 18 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 3.0 39 57 -18 L1 2-4 3-4 6 10 19 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 13 9 4 .692 0.0 97 69 28 L1 5-1 4-3 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 11 7 4 .636 1.0 51 35 16 W2 3-2 4-2 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 2.0 53 55 -2 W3 2-0 3-4 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 2.5 38 45 -7 W1 2-3 3-2 4 7 11 -- dnq
1973 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 12 4 8 .333 4.5 54 68 -14 L1 3-4 1-4 5 11 21 -- Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 9 2 7 .222 5.0 31 52 -21 L4 1-6 1-1 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 9 7 2 .778 0.0 55 35 20 L1 3-2 4-0 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 12 8 4 .667 0.5 43 40 3 W2 5-3 3-1 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 12 7 5 .583 1.5 27 32 -5 W1 3-2 4-3 3 5 9 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 3.0 42 50 -8 L1 2-4 3-2 4 8 14 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 3.0 49 40 9 W1 1-4 4-2 5 7 16 -- dnq
1973 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 11 1 10 .091 7.0 38 57 -19 L5 0-4 1-6 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 17 12 5 .706 0.0 83 59 24 L1 4-2 8-3 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 15 10 5 .667 1.0 71 47 24 L1 8-2 2-3 2 4 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 16 8 8 .500 3.5 63 58 5 W3 4-8 4-0 3 6 13 -- dnq
1973 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 4.5 51 56 -5 W1 1-4 6-5 4 9 17 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 16 6 10 .375 5.5 45 68 -23 L2 0-4 6-6 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 14 4 10 .286 6.5 44 69 -25 W1 3-7 1-3 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
John Cumberland San Francisco Giants Hist Signed contract with Giants
Bruce Kison Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)