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Sunday, April 8,1973

Sunday, April 8,1973

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 New York Yankees  3  Boston Red Sox  4  box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Veale Sparky Lyle -- 12,754 2:17
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Kansas City Royals  6  California Angels  5  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dick Drago Rudy May Bruce Dal Canton 7,390 2:26
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Detroit Tigers  4  Cleveland Indians  0  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Joe Coleman Dick Tidrow Lerrin LaGrow 10,798 2:27
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Minnesota Twins  4  Oakland Athletics  2  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Kaat Ken Holtzman Ray Corbin 8,919 2:06
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Houston Astros  10  Atlanta Braves  3  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Ken Forsch Pat Dobson -- 0 2:24
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Houston Astros  3  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Joe Hoerner Jim Crawford -- 8,898 2:19
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Montreal Expos  5  Chicago Cubs  2  box | pbp Wrigley Field Ernie McAnally Burt Hooton -- 12,963 2:24
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 San Francisco Giants  1  Cincinnati Reds  3  box | pbp Cinergy Field Ross Grimsley Tom Bradley Pedro Borbon 20,026 2:19
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Pittsburgh Pirates  4  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dave Giusti Wayne Granger -- 0 2:15
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Pittsburgh Pirates  5  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dock Ellis Scipio Spinks Ramon Hernandez 23,391 2:09
1973 reg season Apr 8,1973 Los Angeles Dodgers  4  San Diego Padres  0  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Tommy John Steve Arlin George Culver 10,695 2:23
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 2 2 0 1.000 0.0 18 7 11 W2 0-0 2-0 1 1 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 3 3 0 1.000 0.5 29 13 16 W3 0-0 3-0 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 1.0 2 5 -3 L1 0-0 1-1 3 6 13 -- dnq
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 1.0 5 2 3 W1 1-1 0-0 4 7 12 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 2 0 2 .000 2.0 7 18 -11 L2 0-2 0-0 5 12 20 -- dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 2.5 13 29 -16 L3 0-3 0-0 6 9 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 3 1 2 W1 1-0 0-0 1 3 4 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 3 3 0 1.000 1.0 17 8 9 W3 3-0 0-0 2 4 1 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 20 13 7 W2 2-1 0-0 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 13 20 -7 L2 0-0 1-2 4 8 18 -- dnq
1973 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 2.0 8 17 -9 L3 0-0 0-3 5 10 21 -- Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 1 3 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 6 11 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 2 2 0 1.000 0.0 6 2 4 W2 0-0 2-0 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 3 3 0 1.000 0.5 16 11 5 W3 0-0 3-0 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.5 8 9 -1 L1 0-0 2-1 3 3 7 -- dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.5 9 8 1 W1 1-2 0-0 4 8 14 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 2 0 2 .000 2.0 2 6 -4 L2 0-2 0-0 5 11 19 -- dnq
1973 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 2.5 11 16 -5 L3 0-3 0-0 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 15 8 7 L1 2-1 0-0 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 8 9 -1 L1 0-0 2-1 2 6 11 Yes dnq
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 12 9 3 L1 2-1 0-0 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 8 15 -7 W1 0-0 1-2 4 7 15 -- dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 9 12 -3 W1 0-0 1-2 5 10 16 -- Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 9 8 1 W1 1-2 0-0 6 9 17 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • 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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Doug Ault Texas Rangers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
1 record(s)