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Tuesday, August 21,1973

Tuesday, August 21,1973

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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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 Aug 21,1973 Minnesota Twins  1  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Grant Jackson Bert Blyleven -- 8,829 2:49
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Milwaukee Brewers  6  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Jim Colborn Nolan Ryan -- 21,549 2:26
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Chicago White Sox  4  Cleveland Indians  0  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Stan Bahnsen Dick Tidrow -- 13,728 2:06
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 New York Yankees  4  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Steve Mingori Fritz Peterson Joe Hoerner 21,325 2:42
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Detroit Tigers  6  Oakland Athletics  4  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis John Hiller Ken Holtzman -- 8,250 2:44
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Boston Red Sox  15  Texas Rangers  9  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Roger Moret Steve Dunning Craig Skok 4,233 3:05
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  7  Atlanta Braves  11  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Gary Neibauer Rick Wise Phil Niekro 15,502 3:02
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Cincinnati Reds  4  Chicago Cubs  6  box | pbp Wrigley Field Fergie Jenkins Dave Tomlin -- 25,454 2:25
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Pittsburgh Pirates  6  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome John Morlan Don Wilson -- 11,094 2:23
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 San Francisco Giants  3  Montreal Expos  1  box | pbp Parc Jarry Ron Bryant Steve Renko -- 16,137 2:34
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 Los Angeles Dodgers  1  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Ray Sadecki Don Sutton -- 26,351 1:58
1973 reg season Aug 21,1973 San Diego Padres  8  Philadelphia Phillies  9  box | pbp Veterans Stadium George Culver Mike Caldwell -- 13,108 3:06
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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.
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 122 70 52 .574 0.0 525 422 103 W9 36-28 34-24 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 125 68 57 .544 3.5 517 512 5 W1 30-33 38-24 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 124 67 57 .540 4.0 560 506 54 W5 30-29 37-28 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 128 68 60 .531 5.0 534 482 52 L2 24-37 44-23 4 6 9 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 122 60 62 .492 10.0 550 535 15 W1 27-30 33-32 5 7 12 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 126 51 75 .405 21.0 524 646 -122 L1 26-39 25-36 6 11 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 125 73 52 .584 0.0 576 469 107 L1 37-28 36-24 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 2.0 607 581 26 W2 33-30 39-25 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 59 65 .476 13.5 547 536 11 L5 30-29 29-36 3 8 16 -- dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 14.0 490 533 -43 W1 31-34 28-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 121 56 65 .463 15.0 447 478 -31 L2 29-36 27-29 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 123 43 80 .350 29.0 452 629 -177 L4 17-43 26-37 6 12 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 125 63 62 .504 0.0 500 477 23 L1 28-31 35-31 1 5 11 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 122 60 62 .492 1.5 512 538 -26 W1 26-32 34-30 2 6 13 -- dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 1.5 501 529 -28 L2 28-36 31-25 3 7 14 -- dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 124 59 65 .476 3.5 488 509 -21 W1 29-32 30-33 4 8 15 -- dnq
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 124 58 66 .468 4.5 519 519 0 W2 29-37 29-29 5 10 19 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 123 56 67 .455 6.0 457 476 -19 W1 29-35 27-32 6 11 21 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 126 77 49 .611 0.0 520 410 110 L1 34-26 43-23 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 126 75 51 .595 2.0 554 485 69 L1 37-26 38-25 2 2 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 124 69 55 .556 7.0 564 517 47 W2 32-27 37-28 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 128 66 62 .516 12.0 541 513 28 L1 33-35 33-27 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 126 59 67 .468 18.0 608 610 -2 W1 31-36 27-32 5 9 18 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 124 45 79 .363 31.0 404 585 -181 L2 17-40 28-39 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)