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Saturday, August 18,1973

Saturday, August 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 1973-08-18 Chicago White Sox 0 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Cuellar Terry Forster -- 30,514 2:08
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Kansas City Royals 5 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Dick Pole Paul Splittorff Bobby Bolin 20,065 2:33
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Detroit Tigers 1 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Bill Singer Joe Coleman -- 12,490 2:10
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Minnesota Twins 0 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Gaylord Perry Dick Woodson -- 6,694 2:22
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rollie Fingers Jim Slaton -- 10,672 2:41
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 New York Yankees 5 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Doc Medich Jim Merritt Lindy McDaniel 11,749 2:32
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Burt Hooton Claude Osteen -- 24,893 2:09
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Philadelphia Phillies 2 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Jim Ray Jim Lonborg Ken Forsch 23,047 2:08
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Atlanta Braves 3 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Parc Jarry Carl Morton Steve Rogers Joe Niekro 25,093 2:30
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 Cincinnati Reds 1 New York Mets 12 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Fred Norman -- 26,365 2:51
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 San Francisco Giants 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Nelson Briles Jim Barr Dave Giusti 19,569 2:50
1973 reg season 1973-08-18 San Diego Padres 4 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Steve Arlin Orlando Pena Mike Caldwell 28,786 2:36
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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 119 67 52 .563 0.0 511 416 95 W6 36-28 31-24 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 2.5 505 498 7 L4 28-32 38-24 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 125 67 58 .536 3.0 522 469 53 W1 23-35 44-23 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 121 64 57 .529 4.0 536 490 46 W2 28-29 36-28 4 6 9 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 8.5 540 527 13 L2 26-29 33-32 5 8 13 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 123 49 74 .398 20.0 515 636 -121 W1 26-39 23-35 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 122 71 51 .582 0.0 559 457 102 W7 37-28 34-23 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 124 70 54 .565 2.0 593 571 22 L3 33-29 37-25 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 11.0 537 521 16 L1 30-25 29-36 3 7 14 -- dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 58 65 .472 13.5 484 525 -41 L4 30-33 28-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 119 56 63 .471 13.5 442 468 -26 W3 29-36 27-27 5 10 18 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 120 43 77 .358 27.0 437 603 -166 L1 17-43 26-34 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 123 62 61 .504 0.0 492 466 26 L3 28-30 34-31 1 5 11 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 117 58 59 .496 1.0 493 519 -26 L1 28-36 30-23 2 6 12 -- dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 119 58 61 .487 2.0 499 525 -26 W1 25-31 33-30 3 7 15 -- dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 122 58 64 .475 3.5 481 503 -22 W2 29-32 29-32 4 8 16 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 122 56 66 .459 5.5 505 508 -3 L1 28-37 28-29 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 6.5 450 466 -16 W1 29-35 25-31 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 124 76 48 .613 0.0 517 407 110 L2 33-25 43-23 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 123 74 49 .602 1.5 541 474 67 L1 36-24 38-25 2 2 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 121 67 54 .554 7.5 555 507 48 L1 30-26 37-28 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 125 65 60 .520 11.5 525 500 25 W1 33-35 32-25 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 124 58 66 .468 18.0 596 600 -4 W1 31-35 26-32 5 9 19 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 122 45 77 .369 30.0 396 575 -179 W2 17-38 28-39 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.
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Johnny Callison -- Hist Released by Yankees
Mike Hegan New York Yankees Hist Traded by Oakland Athletics to New York Yankees for future considerations
Tommie Agee St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Houston Astros to St. Louis Cardinals for Dave Campbell
Dave Campbell Houston Astros Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to Houston Astros for Tommie Agee
Joe Rudi Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
Dave Duncan Cleveland Indians Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mike Anderson Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Bud Harrelson New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
8 record(s)