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MLB Games on Thursday August 16, 1973

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL6Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP920,424Fenway ParkDay2:42Vida BlueJohn Curtis---Fisk, Jackson (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL10Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP917,235Royals StadiumNight2:45Dick TidrowPaul Splittorff---Chambliss
Atlanta BravesNL10Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP917,682Wrigley FieldDay2:52Joe NiekroBob LockerDanny FrisellaAaron
Philadelphia PhilliesNL1San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP94,519Candlestick ParkDay2:08Tom BradleyKen BrettElias SosaBoone
4 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, August 16, 1973

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East135Baltimore Orioles1176552.556-5054149136-2829-24453213.711
AL East247Detroit Tigers1206654.5500.55024841828-3038-24421923.452
AL East358New York Yankees1236657.5372.05164585822-3444-23391425.359
AL East469Boston Red Sox1196257.5214.05224814128-2934-28432716.628
AL East5712Milwaukee Brewers1185959.5006.55355181726-2733-32441529.341
AL East61122Cleveland Indians1214873.39719.0508622-11426-3922-34412318.561
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Oakland Athletics1206951.575-5504529837-2832-23422517.595
AL West224Kansas City Royals1227052.574-5845572733-2737-25401822.450
AL West3814Minnesota Twins1185860.49210.0523514929-2429-36442321.523
AL West4916Chicago White Sox1215863.47911.5482519-3730-3128-32411922.463
AL West51019California Angels1175463.46213.5428465-3729-3625-27452520.556
AL West61224Texas Rangers1184276.35626.0426597-17117-4325-33441529.341
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East1511St. Louis Cardinals1216259.512-4874582928-3034-29411922.463
NL East2613Montreal Expos1155758.4962.0484509-2528-3629-22472225.468
NL East3715Pittsburgh Pirates1175760.4873.0490515-2525-3132-29452322.511
NL East4918Chicago Cubs1205664.4675.5474501-2729-3227-32412120.512
NL East51020Philadelphia Phillies1205565.4586.5495502-727-3628-29421626.381
NL East61121New York Mets1185365.4497.5437463-2629-3524-30432914.674
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers1227646.623-51540011533-2343-23391920.487
NL West222Cincinnati Reds1217348.6032.55384617735-2338-25412615.634
NL West336San Francisco Giants1196653.5558.55454984729-2537-28432221.512
NL West4410Houston Astros1236459.52012.55194902933-3531-24391821.462
NL West5817Atlanta Braves1225765.46719.0586591-530-3426-32391920.487
NL West61223San Diego Padres1204377.35832.0388570-18215-3828-39421725.405
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season