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Monday, September 3,1973

Monday, September 3,1973

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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  • 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
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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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Baltimore Orioles  13  Boston Red Sox  8  box | pbp Fenway Park Doyle Alexander John Curtis Eddie Watt 27,730 3:27
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Baltimore Orioles  8  Boston Red Sox  9  box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Veale Eddie Watt -- 22,267 2:59
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Oakland Athletics  1  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Nolan Ryan Blue Moon Odom -- 14,182 2:07
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Texas Rangers  7  Chicago White Sox  8  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Cy Acosta Steve Foucault -- 0 3:40
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Texas Rangers  2  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Terry Forster Jim Merritt -- 12,387 2:06
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 New York Yankees  4  Detroit Tigers  3  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Doc Medich Joe Coleman -- 20,396 2:18
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Minnesota Twins  11  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bill Campbell Gene Garber -- 11,134 3:43
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Cleveland Indians  5  Milwaukee Brewers  13  box | pbp County Stadium Jim Slaton Gaylord Perry Eduardo Rodriguez 0 3:01
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Cleveland Indians  10  Milwaukee Brewers  5  box | pbp County Stadium Milt Wilcox Bill Parsons -- 12,994 2:38
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Cincinnati Reds  4  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome Pedro Borbon Juan Pizarro -- 10,319 2:18
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Chicago Cubs  2  Montreal Expos  5  box | pbp Parc Jarry Steve Renko Milt Pappas Mike Marshall 20,165 2:44
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Philadelphia Phillies  0  New York Mets  5  box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry Koosman Steve Carlton -- 0 2:14
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Philadelphia Phillies  6  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium Dick Ruthven Craig Swan Mac Scarce 30,748 2:38
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  5  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dave Giusti Eddie Fisher -- 0 3:13
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 St. Louis Cardinals  8  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Rich Folkers Luke Walker Orlando Pena 43,839 2:24
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Atlanta Braves  7  San Diego Padres  3  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Max Leon Clay Kirby -- 8,333 2:13
1973 reg season Sep 3,1973 Los Angeles Dodgers  8  San Francisco Giants  11  box | pbp Candlestick Park Don McMahon Pete Richert -- 15,279 2:43
17 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
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.
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 134 79 55 .590 0.0 601 462 139 L1 39-30 40-25 1 1 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1973 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 138 75 63 .543 6.0 627 566 61 W1 37-34 38-29 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1973 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 138 72 66 .522 9.0 556 567 -11 L1 32-36 40-30 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1973 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 138 70 68 .507 11.0 559 524 35 W1 25-43 45-25 4 6 9 -- dnq
1973 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 137 67 70 .489 13.5 618 606 12 L1 30-35 37-35 5 8 15 -- dnq
1973 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 139 59 80 .424 22.5 581 703 -122 W1 30-41 29-39 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 136 79 57 .581 0.0 628 511 117 L3 38-31 41-26 1 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
1973 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 137 76 61 .555 3.5 651 652 -1 L1 34-34 42-27 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1973 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 138 68 70 .493 12.0 556 579 -23 W5 31-35 37-35 3 7 14 -- dnq
1973 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 136 66 70 .485 13.0 613 583 30 W1 36-32 30-38 4 9 16 -- dnq
1973 AL West California Angels franchise | log 132 62 70 .470 15.0 484 522 -38 W1 29-39 33-31 5 10 18 -- dnq
1973 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 137 47 90 .343 32.5 513 712 -199 L2 20-49 27-41 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 138 70 68 .507 0.0 557 526 31 W1 33-35 37-33 1 4 10 Yes dnq
1973 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 132 66 66 .500 1.0 572 572 0 W4 31-37 35-29 2 6 12 -- dnq
1973 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 134 67 67 .500 1.0 565 581 -16 L1 29-35 38-32 3 7 13 -- dnq
1973 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 136 65 71 .478 4.0 530 560 -30 L1 33-38 32-33 4 8 17 -- dnq
1973 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 137 64 73 .467 5.5 509 520 -11 L1 31-37 33-36 5 9 19 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1973 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 138 63 75 .457 7.0 565 596 -31 W1 30-38 33-37 6 11 21 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 137 82 55 .599 0.0 607 526 81 W5 41-28 41-27 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1973 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 139 83 56 .597 0.0 571 466 105 L4 39-30 44-26 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1973 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 136 77 59 .566 4.5 616 562 54 W4 36-30 41-29 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 12.5 581 555 26 L1 36-36 35-33 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1973 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 137 64 73 .467 18.0 669 671 -2 W1 33-39 30-35 5 10 20 -- dnq
1973 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 136 48 88 .353 33.5 448 655 -207 L7 20-45 28-43 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)