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Monday September 3,1973This 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 1973-09-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles13Boston Red Sox8BoxDoyle AlexanderJohn CurtisEddie Watt
Baltimore Orioles8Boston Red Sox9BoxBob VealeEddie Watt(none)
Oakland Athletics1California Angels3BoxNolan RyanBlue Moon Odom(none)
Texas Rangers7Chicago White Sox8BoxCy AcostaSteve Foucault(none)
Texas Rangers2Chicago White Sox5BoxTerry ForsterJim Merritt(none)
New York Yankees4Detroit Tigers3BoxDoc MedichJoe Coleman(none)
Minnesota Twins11Kansas City Royals5BoxBill CampbellGene Garber(none)
Cleveland Indians5Milwaukee Brewers13BoxJim SlatonGaylord PerryEduardo Rodriguez
Cleveland Indians10Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMilt WilcoxBill Parsons(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Houston Astros3BoxPedro BorbonJuan Pizarro(none)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos5BoxSteve RenkoMilt PappasMike Marshall
Philadelphia Phillies0New York Mets5BoxJerry KoosmanSteve Carlton(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6New York Mets3BoxDick RuthvenCraig SwanMac Scarce
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDave GiustiEddie Fisher(none)
St. Louis Cardinals8Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRich FolkersLuke WalkerOrlando Pena
Atlanta Braves7San Diego Padres3BoxMax LeonClay Kirby(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers8San Francisco Giants11BoxDon McMahonPete Richert(none)

Standings as of 1973-09-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Baltimore Orioles1347955.590--60146213939-3040-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium281810.643
247Boston Red Sox1387563.5436.06275666137-3438-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park241410.583
358Detroit Tigers1387266.5229.0556567-1132-3640-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium241311.542
469New York Yankees1387068.50711.05595243525-4345-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I241014.417
5815Milwaukee Brewers1376770.48913.56186061230-3537-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium25718.280
61122Cleveland Indians1395980.42422.5581703-12230-4129-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Municipal Stadium231211.522
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics1367957.581--62851111738-3141-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum261511.577
236Kansas City Royals1377661.5553.5651652-134-3442-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium251213.480
3714Chicago White Sox1386870.49312.0556579-2331-3537-35W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park24915.375
4916Minnesota Twins1366670.48513.06135833036-3230-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium261511.577
51018California Angels1326270.47015.0484522-3829-3933-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium301713.567
61224Texas Rangers1374790.34332.5513712-19920-4927-41L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium251015.400
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410St. Louis Cardinals1387068.507--5575263133-3537-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II241113.458
2612Montreal Expos1326666.5001.0572572031-3735-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park301317.433
3713Pittsburgh Pirates1346767.5001.0565581-1629-3538-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium281315.464
4817Chicago Cubs1366571.4784.0530560-3033-3832-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field251213.480
5919New York Mets1376473.4675.5509520-1131-3733-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium24186.750
61121Philadelphia Phillies1386375.4577.0565596-3130-3833-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium24816.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1973 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1378255.599--6075268141-2841-27W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium25178.680
222Los Angeles Dodgers1398356.597--57146610539-3044-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium221210.545
335San Francisco Giants1367759.5664.56165625436-3041-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park261115.423
4511Houston Astros1407169.50712.55815552636-3635-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome221111.500
51020Atlanta Braves1376473.46718.0669671-233-3930-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium241212.500
61223San Diego Padres1364888.35333.5448655-20720-4528-43L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium261214.462