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Tuesday April 23,1974This 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 1974-04-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels3Baltimore Orioles4BoxBob ReynoldsDave Sells(none)
Kansas City Royals5Boston Red Sox2BoxAl FitzmorrisDick Drago(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Chicago White Sox3BoxJim KaatJim SlatonCy Acosta
Oakland Athletics1Cleveland Indians2BoxGaylord PerryCatfish Hunter(none)
Minnesota Twins1Detroit Tigers0BoxBill CampbellLerrin LaGrow(none)
Chicago Cubs3Cincinnati Reds5BoxRoger NelsonKen FrailingPedro Borbon
Philadelphia Phillies3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJim BrewerFrank Linzy(none)
New York Mets2San Diego Padres10BoxRandy JonesJon Matlack(none)
Montreal Expos8San Francisco Giants4BoxMike TorrezTom BradleyTom Walker
Houston Astros2St. Louis Cardinals8BoxSonny SiebertDoug Konieczny(none)

Standings as of 1974-04-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Boston Red Sox1596.600--6959102-37-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1477572.510
237Milwaukee Brewers1275.5830.5554873-24-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium1506981.460
358Baltimore Orioles1486.5710.5535123-25-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1488365.561
4610New York Yankees1697.5630.5696094-65-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium1468066.548
51120Detroit Tigers1459.3573.53654-183-52-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1486781.453
61221Cleveland Indians15510.3334.06777-101-74-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1477275.490
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Minnesota Twins1596.600--6271-95-53-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1477374.497
249Texas Rangers1486.5710.57155163-35-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium1467670.521
3712Oakland Athletics1587.5331.06067-73-35-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1478265.558
4815California Angels1798.5291.09172193-46-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1455986.407
5918Kansas City Royals1358.3853.0696453-62-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisRoyals Stadium1497277.483
61019Chicago White Sox16610.3753.56084-242-73-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1447470.514
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Montreal Expos1192.818--7952276-23-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1507080.467
233Philadelphia Phillies1596.6002.07460143-36-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1477176.483
346St. Louis Cardinals17107.5882.0948866-54-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1447668.528
4816Chicago Cubs1266.5003.55969-101-35-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1506090.400
51224New York Mets13310.2317.04766-191-52-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1496881.456
61123Pittsburgh Pirates13310.2317.06383-202-51-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1498564.570
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers16115.688--9847516-35-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1469155.623
2511Houston Astros18108.5562.08064163-47-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1447173.493
3613Cincinnati Reds1587.5332.58673132-36-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1479057.612
4714San Francisco Giants1798.5292.5626204-65-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1456382.434
5917Atlanta Braves1789.4713.57087-172-56-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1458065.552
61022San Diego Padres18513.2787.052113-612-93-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1445589.382


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jeff Cox2B18.166Released by Royals. 
Jackie HernandezSS33.224Signed as Free Agent by Pirates. 
Jackie HernandezSS33.224Released by Phillies.