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Saturday, June 2,1973

Saturday, June 2,1973

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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 1973-06-02 Oakland Athletics 3 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Catfish Hunter Bill Lee -- 27,692 2:00
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Cleveland Indians 1 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Paul Splittorff Milt Wilcox Doug Bird 14,919 2:34
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Chicago White Sox 2 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Frank Linzy Terry Forster -- 31,836 3:52
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Detroit Tigers 2 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Ken Sanders Woodie Fryman -- 13,998 3:17
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 California Angels 0 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Nolan Ryan Sparky Lyle 13,831 2:18
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Baltimore Orioles 8 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Palmer Lloyd Allen -- 13,693 2:33
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Atlanta Braves 3 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Reuschel Ron Schueler Dave LaRoche 29,131 2:44
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Montreal Expos 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Steve Renko Andy Messersmith Mike Marshall 25,908 2:40
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Cincinnati Reds 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dock Ellis Jack Billingham Dave Giusti 19,212 2:21
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 New York Mets 0 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Clay Kirby George Stone -- 7,376 1:53
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Philadelphia Phillies 7 San Francisco Giants 11 box | pbp Candlestick Park Charlie Williams Jim Lonborg Elias Sosa 5,949 2:31
1973 reg season 1973-06-02 Houston Astros 2 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Rick Wise Jim York -- 18,091 2:22
12 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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 0.0 185 174 11 L1 13-10 13-12 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 49 25 24 .510 1.5 219 197 22 W1 9-12 16-12 2 6 12 -- dnq
1973 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 2.5 149 141 8 W1 13-14 8-8 3 8 14 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 3.5 197 194 3 L1 7-12 14-12 4 9 16 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 4.5 167 188 -21 W2 9-11 12-15 5 10 19 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 49 20 29 .408 6.5 176 223 -47 L4 11-17 9-12 6 11 20 -- 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 Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 27 17 .614 0.0 204 171 33 L2 11-7 16-10 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 2.0 209 202 7 W1 13-10 13-10 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 52 29 23 .558 2.0 256 218 38 W3 14-10 15-13 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 46 25 21 .543 3.0 159 158 1 L1 13-14 12-7 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 50 25 25 .500 5.0 216 199 17 W1 14-15 11-10 5 7 13 -- Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 45 16 29 .356 11.5 162 234 -72 L1 5-18 11-11 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 East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 51 31 20 .608 0.0 242 187 55 W1 16-11 15-9 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 44 23 21 .523 4.5 220 204 16 W6 10-10 13-11 2 6 11 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 7.0 161 169 -8 L3 13-12 8-12 3 7 15 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 43 20 23 .465 7.0 165 206 -41 W1 12-16 8-7 4 8 17 -- dnq
1973 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 7.5 172 178 -6 W2 7-13 14-12 5 9 18 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 48 19 29 .396 10.5 174 221 -47 L5 9-18 10-11 6 10 21 -- 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 54 34 20 .630 0.0 250 221 29 W3 13-9 21-11 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 52 31 21 .596 2.0 232 186 46 L1 11-9 20-12 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 53 29 24 .547 4.5 220 202 18 L3 13-17 16-7 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 50 27 23 .540 5.0 206 182 24 L2 15-11 12-12 4 5 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 50 19 31 .380 13.0 185 205 -20 L1 10-20 8-12 5 11 22 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 52 19 33 .365 14.0 171 237 -66 W3 4-15 15-18 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Rick Austin Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1973-1973 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1 record(s)