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Thursday, August 23,1973

Thursday, August 23,1973

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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 1973-08-23 Milwaukee Brewers 3 California Angels 6 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Clyde Wright Eduardo Rodriguez Dave Sells 7,968 2:13
1973 reg season 1973-08-23 Cincinnati Reds 3 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bob Locker Clay Carroll -- 17,090 2:48
1973 reg season 1973-08-23 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Claude Osteen Buzz Capra -- 26,056 2:34
1973 reg season 1973-08-23 San Diego Padres 3 Philadelphia Phillies 6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jim Lonborg Clay Kirby -- 10,601 1:59
4 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 123 71 52 .577 0.0 529 425 104 W10 36-28 35-24 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 125 68 57 .544 4.0 569 514 55 W6 31-29 37-28 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 126 68 58 .540 4.5 520 519 1 L1 30-34 38-24 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 129 68 61 .527 6.0 541 490 51 L3 24-38 44-23 4 6 9 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 11.5 557 546 11 L2 27-32 33-32 5 7 15 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 127 52 75 .409 21.0 525 646 -121 W1 26-39 26-36 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 126 74 52 .587 0.0 583 472 111 W1 37-28 37-24 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 128 73 55 .570 2.0 615 588 27 W3 33-30 40-25 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 14.5 550 540 10 L6 30-30 29-36 3 8 16 -- dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 123 58 65 .472 14.5 458 485 -27 W2 29-36 29-29 4 9 17 -- dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 126 59 67 .468 15.0 490 534 -44 L1 31-35 28-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 124 43 81 .347 30.0 460 638 -178 L5 17-43 26-38 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 126 64 62 .508 0.0 506 481 25 W1 29-31 35-31 1 5 11 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 123 61 62 .496 1.5 516 538 -22 W2 27-32 34-30 2 6 12 -- dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 2.5 503 532 -29 L3 28-36 31-26 3 7 13 -- dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 126 61 65 .484 3.0 498 517 -19 W3 29-32 32-33 4 8 14 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 126 59 67 .468 5.0 528 530 -2 W1 29-37 30-30 5 9 18 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 125 57 68 .456 6.5 465 484 -19 L1 29-35 28-33 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 128 78 50 .609 0.0 528 418 110 W1 35-27 43-23 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 128 75 53 .586 3.0 562 495 67 L3 37-28 38-25 2 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 70 55 .560 6.5 567 519 48 W3 33-27 37-28 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 129 66 63 .512 12.5 541 517 24 L2 33-35 33-28 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 127 59 68 .465 18.5 612 616 -4 L1 31-36 27-33 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 126 46 80 .365 31.0 415 594 -179 L1 18-41 28-39 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jeff Cox Kansas City Royals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
1 record(s)