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Baseball on Friday, August 10, 1973

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
California Angels5Boston Red Sox3BoxDave Sells (5-2)John Curtis (11-9)BOS  O Cepeda (17), D Evans (6)  CAL  F Robinson (20)Frank Robinson (34.1)
Chicago White Sox3Detroit Tigers7BoxFred Scherman (1-2)Steve Stone (4-11)DET  G Brown (10), A Kaline (7)Gates Brown (33.4)
Baltimore Orioles1Kansas City Royals2BoxAl Fitzmorris (4-0)Doyle Alexander (6-6)KCA  H McRae (5), L Piniella (8)Lou Piniella (9.7)
Minnesota Twins1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxBill Champion (4-5)Bill Campbell (0-1)MIL  G Scott (15)George Scott (28.3)
Oakland Athletics9New York Yankees10BoxLindy McDaniel (10-3)Darold Knowles (4-5)NYA  R Blomberg (8), T Munson (16), R White (12)  OAK  B Campaneris (3), R Jackson 2 (26), D Johnson (16)Deron Johnson (34.2)
Cleveland Indians8Texas Rangers1BoxGaylord Perry (12-15)David Clyde (3-4)CLE  W Williams (4)  TEX  J Burroughs (19)John Ellis (15.2)
Houston Astros6Chicago Cubs4BoxJ.R. Richard (4-1)Burt Hooton (9-11)HOU  T Helms (4)Bob Watson (20.6)
Philadelphia Phillies5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxWayne Twitchell (11-4)Tommy John (11-7)LAN  J Ferguson (16)  PHI  M Schmidt 2 (14)Mike Schmidt (55.9)
Atlanta Braves5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxPhil Niekro (12-5)Dock Ellis (11-10)ATL  M Lum (13)  PIT  W Stargell (33), R Zisk (6)Frank Tepedino (24.5)
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres4BoxSteve Arlin (7-10)Balor Moore (6-11)MON  J Boccabella (7), K Singleton (19)  SDN  F Kendall (7)Fred Kendall (20.7)
New York Mets7San Francisco Giants1BoxTom Seaver (14-6)Juan Marichal (9-8)NYN  W Garrett (8)Tom Seaver (23.2)
Cincinnati Reds8St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRoss Grimsley (11-6)Rick Wise (13-7)NonePhil Gagliano (27.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6352.548--47545627-2836-24W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6151.5451.546738432-2729-24L1Game Log
New York Yankees6454.5421.548743322-3442-20W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6054.5262.550246228-2932-25L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5558.4877.050649026-2729-31W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians4571.38818.548059723-3722-34W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6750.573--55252733-2734-23W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6451.5572.052043332-2832-23L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5657.4969.048448029-2227-35L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox5759.4919.546549729-2728-32L1Game Log
California Angels5359.47311.541443528-3225-27W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4271.37223.040356117-4325-28L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6155.526--47143228-3033-25L5Game Log
Montreal Expos5654.5093.046948627-3229-22L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5557.4914.047549625-3130-26L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5659.4874.546346129-3227-27L6Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5362.4617.548448325-3328-29W1Game Log
New York Mets5261.4607.542043928-3124-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7245.615--49338633-2339-22L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6947.5952.551644731-2238-25W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6252.5448.551748329-2533-27L2Game Log
Houston Astros6058.50812.549847529-3431-24W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5364.45319.054457826-3326-32W5Game Log
San Diego Padres4075.34831.037255615-3825-37W3Game Log

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