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Wednesday, July 18,1973

Wednesday, July 18,1973

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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 1973-07-18 Chicago White Sox 1 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Lee Steve Stone -- 15,809 2:15
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Cleveland Indians 10 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Tom Hilgendorf Steve Barber -- 10,005 3:11
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Kansas City Royals 4 Detroit Tigers 14 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Joe Coleman Steve Busby -- 19,256 2:52
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Minnesota Twins 3 New York Yankees 0 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jim Kaat Mel Stottlemyre -- 20,161 2:16
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Baltimore Orioles 5 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Palmer Ken Holtzman -- 6,594 2:24
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Texas Rangers 0 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Colborn Jim Bibby -- 5,685 1:53
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 New York Mets 12 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Seaver Roric Harrison -- 10,548 3:08
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 San Diego Padres 8 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Clay Kirby Fergie Jenkins Mike Caldwell 18,354 2:29
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Cinergy Field Tom Hall Steve Carlton Clay Carroll 17,429 2:07
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Montreal Expos 3 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Mike Marshall Cecil Upshaw -- 14,352 2:55
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dock Ellis Tommy John Dave Giusti 24,248 1:51
1973 reg season 1973-07-18 San Francisco Giants 8 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Ron Bryant Rick Wise Elias Sosa 25,605 2:42
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 New York Yankees franchise | log 97 54 43 .557 0.0 405 346 59 L1 20-25 34-18 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 88 48 40 .545 1.5 360 299 61 W1 24-23 24-17 2 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 92 50 42 .543 1.5 403 363 40 W1 23-21 27-21 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 94 49 45 .521 3.5 376 376 0 W1 21-24 28-21 4 6 11 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 92 46 46 .500 5.5 409 397 12 W2 24-19 22-27 5 10 17 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 95 35 60 .368 18.0 376 505 -129 W1 19-30 16-30 6 11 22 -- 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 95 53 42 .558 0.0 440 352 88 L1 28-22 25-20 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 98 52 46 .531 2.5 469 449 20 L1 28-26 24-20 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 92 47 45 .511 4.5 398 384 14 W1 26-17 21-28 3 7 14 -- dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 92 47 45 .511 4.5 339 334 5 L1 25-25 22-20 4 8 13 -- dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 94 48 46 .511 4.5 387 390 -3 L1 24-20 24-26 5 9 15 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 91 31 60 .341 20.0 317 484 -167 L4 12-34 19-26 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 94 51 43 .543 0.0 398 372 26 L6 27-24 24-19 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1973 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 92 49 43 .533 1.0 366 344 22 L1 20-24 29-19 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 87 44 43 .506 3.5 397 405 -8 W2 19-25 25-18 3 7 16 -- dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 91 42 49 .462 7.5 386 425 -39 W1 19-27 23-22 4 8 18 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 93 42 51 .452 8.5 398 396 2 L1 18-29 24-22 5 9 19 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 90 40 50 .444 9.0 338 366 -28 W2 23-27 17-23 6 11 21 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 97 61 36 .629 0.0 438 330 108 L1 26-18 35-18 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 7.5 382 363 19 W1 25-20 27-22 2 2 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 7.5 455 422 33 W1 24-22 29-21 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 99 51 48 .515 11.0 430 402 28 L2 24-29 27-19 4 6 12 -- dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 96 43 53 .448 17.5 424 453 -29 L2 20-30 22-24 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 93 33 60 .355 26.0 296 430 -134 W2 13-28 20-32 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Joe Hoerner Kansas City Royals Hist Sold by Atlanta Braves to Kansas City Royals
Curt Motton Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1973-1973 ($0m) [Free Agent]
2 record(s)