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Saturday May 19,1973This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1973-05-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox1Baltimore Orioles3BoxDoyle AlexanderBill Lee(none)
Texas Rangers1California Angels9BoxNolan RyanRich Hand(none)
Minnesota Twins8Chicago White Sox3BoxBert BlylevenStan Bahnsen(none)
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians6BoxMilt WilcoxFritz PetersonRay Lamb
Detroit Tigers4Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJoe ColemanJerry Bell(none)
Kansas City Royals5Oakland Athletics2BoxDick DragoVida BlueDoug Bird
Los Angeles Dodgers7Atlanta Braves7Box(none)
San Diego Padres4Cincinnati Reds10BoxJim McGlothlinMike CorkinsEd Sprague
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros2BoxDon WilsonJim Barr(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4New York Mets1BoxDave GiustiTug McGraw(none)
Chicago Cubs0Philadelphia Phillies3BoxKen BrettBurt Hooton(none)
Chicago Cubs7Philadelphia Phillies6BoxBob LockerJim LonborgJack Aker

Standings as of 1973-05-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410Detroit Tigers361917.528--136130610-79-10W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1266660.524
2713Baltimore Orioles341717.5001.0115103129-118-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1288048.625
3814Milwaukee Brewers341618.4712.0129140-118-98-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1285870.453
4915New York Yankees351619.4572.5154139155-1011-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1276463.504
51018Cleveland Indians371621.4323.5124162-388-118-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium1255570.440
61120Boston Red Sox331419.4243.5145151-65-109-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1297554.581
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox322012.625--1491301911-59-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1305773.438
226California Angels342014.5881.0123111129-711-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1285969.461
337Kansas City Royals382216.5791.01901612912-610-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1246658.532
4511Oakland Athletics382018.5263.01741532112-98-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1247450.597
5612Minnesota Twins331716.5153.515415319-98-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1296465.496
61223Texas Rangers341222.3539.0110170-604-138-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1284583.352
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Chicago Cubs402416.600--1801493112-912-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1215368.438
269New York Mets351916.5432.5129126311-58-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1266363.500
3716Pittsburgh Pirates331518.4555.517016379-96-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1296564.504
4817Montreal Expos311417.4525.5119155-368-126-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1316566.496
51021Philadelphia Phillies371423.3788.5125168-435-139-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1255768.456
61224St. Louis Cardinals341123.32410.0126152-265-126-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1287058.547
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros402515.625--1671274010-915-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1225765.467
223San Francisco Giants422616.619--1841731111-715-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1206258.517
345Cincinnati Reds372215.5951.51701294114-78-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1257748.616
458Los Angeles Dodgers392217.5642.51651422310-812-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1227349.598
5919Atlanta Braves371621.4327.515214939-126-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1246064.484
61122San Diego Padres391425.35910.5135189-542-1312-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1234677.374


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joe Pepitone1B-OF32.222Traded by Cubs to Braves for Andre Thornton. 
Andre Thornton1B23.279Traded by Braves to Cubs for Joe Pepitone.