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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Halos Too Tough For Brewers

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Scott, G
Game MVP:Dave May

County Stadium     Time 3:16, 67ø, Clear, Threatening     Night Game
May 25, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 California        0 5 0   0 1 0   0 0 0      6  5  0
1973 Milwaukee         2 2 1   2 1 0   0 0 -      8 13  1

Recap

Mil 1st: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 2 hits and 3 walks.
Mil      Don Money walked scoring Rodriguez to take the lead.  Cal  0 Mil 1.
Mil      Ollie Brown walked scoring May.  Cal  0 Mil 2.
Cal 2nd: Sent 10 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on a hit and 5 walks.
Cal      Leroy Stanton scored on a balk by Parsons.  Cal  1 Mil 2.
Cal      Billy Grabarkewitz singled scoring 1 to tie the score.  Cal  2 Mil 2.
Cal      Vada Pinson hit a grounder scoring 1 to take the lead.  Cal  3 Mil 2.
Cal      Frank Robinson hit a grounder scoring 1.  Cal  4 Mil 2.
Cal      Bob Oliver hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Cal  5 Mil 2.
Mil 2nd: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Mil      Dave May hit a 2 run HR(11).  Cal  5 Mil 4.
Mil 3rd: Scored 1 run on 3 hits and one walk.
Mil      Tim Johnson singled scoring Money to tie the score.  Cal  5 Mil 5.
Mil 4th: Scored 2 runs on 4 hits.
Mil      George Scott hit a solo HR(3) to take the lead.  Cal  5 Mil 6.
Mil      Johnny Briggs singled scoring Money.  Cal  5 Mil 7.
Cal 5th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and 2 walks.
Cal      Rudy Meoli singled scoring Oliver.  Cal  6 Mil 7.
Mil 5th: Scored 1 run on a hit and one walk.
Mil      Ellie Rodriguez singled scoring Garcia.  Cal  6 Mil 8.

Mil  Dave May: 2 for 4, HR, 2 RBI, 2 runs.
Mil  Don Money: 2 for 3, 2 runs.
Mil  Ellie Rodriguez: 4 for 4, 2 runs.
Mil  George Scott: 2 for 4, double, HR.

Mil  Skip Lockwood pitched 4 innings and picked up the win: 4 IP, 4 
     hits, 0 BB, 2 K. He's now 2-3 on the season.
Mil  Frank Linzy pitched a shutout 9th to earn his 3rd save.
Cal  Clyde Wright pitched 6 innings and took the loss: 7 earned runs, 
     13 hits, 6 BB, 4 K. He's now 5-4 on the year.
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GAME 2:
GWRBI-Epstein
Game MVP:Billy Grabarkewitz

County Stadium     Time 3:07, 61ø, Wind: 17 MPH Out to LCF     Day Game
May 26, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 California        0 1 0   0 4 3   0 0 0      8 11  0
1973 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 1 2   2 0 1      6 13  3


Recap

Cal 2nd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Cal      Mike Epstein hit a solo HR(1) to take the lead.  Cal  1 Mil 0.
Cal 5th: Sent 9 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 5 hits, and 2 errors.
Cal      Jeff Torborg singled scoring 1, E9.  Cal  2 Mil 0.
Cal      Billy Grabarkewitz doubled scoring 2.  Cal  4 Mil 0.
Cal      Mike Epstein doubled  scoring 1.  Cal  5 Mil 0.
Mil 5th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Bob Coluccio hit a solo HR(4).  Cal  5 Mil 1.
Cal 6th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 3 hits, and an error.
Cal      Billy Grabarkewitz tripled scoring Torborg.  Cal  6 Mil 1.
Cal      Vada Pinson hit a 2 run HR(4).  Cal  8 Mil 1.
Mil 6th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 4 hits.
Mil      George Scott scored on a WP by May.  Cal  8 Mil 2.
Mil      Gorman Thomas singled scoring May.  Cal  8 Mil 3.
Mil 7th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Mil      Ollie Brown hit a 2 run HR(4).  Cal  8 Mil 5.
Mil 9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Ollie Brown singled scoring Money.  Cal  8 Mil 6.

Cal  Mike Epstein: 3 for 5, double, HR, 2 RBI.
Cal  Billy Grabarkewitz: 2 for 4, double, triple, 3 RBI, 2 runs.
Mil  Ollie Brown: 3 for 5, HR, 3 RBI.
Mil  Tim Johnson: 3 for 5, double, 2 great plays.

Cal  Rudy May pitched 6.1 innings to earn the win: 5 earned runs, 10 
     hits, 3 BB, 6 K. He's 4-4 on the year.
Cal  Steve Barber pitched the final 2.2 innings to record his 6th save 
     of the year.
Mil  Jim Colborn pitched 8 innings and took the loss: 8 earned runs, 
     10 hits, 2 BB, 5 K. He drops to 2-3 on the year.
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GAME 3:
GWRBI-Meoli
Game MVP:Bill Singer

County Stadium     Time 2:59, 67ø, Wind: 5 MPH Out to RCF     Day Game
May 28, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 California        0 2 0   0 0 0   0 0 2      4  3  2
1973 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 0 1   0 0 1      2  7  1

Recap

Cal 2nd: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Cal      Rudy Meoli singled scoring 2 to take the lead.  Cal  2 Mil 0.
Mil 4th: Failed to score on a hit, one walk and an error.
Mil 6th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Dave May hit a solo HR(12).  Cal  2 Mil 1.
Cal 9th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on a hit and 3 walks.
Cal      Bob Oliver hit a grounder scoring 1.  Cal  3 Mil 1.
Cal      Ken Berry singled scoring Oliver.  Cal  4 Mil 1.
Mil 9th: Scored 1 run on one walk.
Mil      Bob Coluccio hit a grounder scoring 1.  Cal  4 Mil 2.

Mil  Dave May: 2 for 4, HR.
Mil  George Scott: 3 for 4.

Cal  Bill Singer pitched a solid 7 innings for the win: 1 earned run, 5
     hits, 2 BB, 12 K. He's now 4-4 on the year.
Cal  Dave Sells pitched the final 2 innings earning his 2nd save.
Mil  Jerry Bell pitched 8 innings and took the loss: 4 earned runs, 2 
     hits, 3 BB, 5 K. He's now 3-4 on the year.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Baltimore Bests Cleveland In One Game Tilt

GWRBI-Davis, T
Game MVP:Dave McNally

Memorial Stadium     Time 2:53, 70ø, Wind: 1 MPH Left to Right     Night Game
May 22, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Cleveland         0 0 1   0 0 0   1 0 0      2  5  1
1973 Baltimore         0 0 1   0 0 1   0 3 -      5 12  0

Recap

Bal :    Al Bumbry doubled, hit streak now 11.
Cle 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Cle      Tom Ragland singled scoring Duffy to take the lead.  Cle  1 Bal 0.
Bal 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Bal      Rich Coggins singled scoring Bumbry to tie the score.  Cle  1 Bal 1.
Bal 6th: Scored 1 run on a hit, one walk and an error.
Bal      Boog Powell hit a solo HR(2) to take the lead.  Cle  1 Bal 2.
Cle 7th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Cle      Charlie Spikes hit a solo HR(9) to tie the score.  Cle  2 Bal 2.
Bal 8th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 5 hits.
Bal      Tommy Davis singled scoring Coggins to take the lead.  Cle  2 Bal 3.
Bal      Brooks Robinson singled scoring Baylor.  Cle  2 Bal 4.
Bal      Ellie Hendricks singled scoring Davis.  Cle  2 Bal 5.

Bal  Al Bumbry: 2 for 4, 2 doubles.
Bal  Boog Powell: 3 for 4, HR.

Bal  Dave McNally pitched a solid 8 innings for the win: 2 earned runs,
     4 hits, 2 BB, 2 K. He's 8-2 on the year!
Bal  Grant Jackson pitched a shutout 9th to earn his 1st save.
Cle  Dick Tidrow pitched a complete game but took the loss: 5 earned 
     runs, 12 hits, 2 BB, 8 K. He drops to 4-7 on the year.

Orioles Play Red Sox To A Draw

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Aparicio
Game MVP:Dwight Evans
Injury: Aparicio (today only)

Memorial Stadium     Time 2:47, 79ø, Light Rain, Wind: 12 MPH Out to CF     Night Game
May 19, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Boston            2 0 0   0 0 1   0 0 1      4 11  1
1973 Baltimore         0 0 0   0 0 1   0 1 0      2 11  0

Recap

Bos 1st: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks.
Bos      Luis Aparicio singled scoring Harper to take the lead.  Bos  1 Bal 0.
Bos      Orlando Cepeda hit a solo HR(6).  Bos  2 Bal 0.
Bos 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Bos      Dwight Evans singled scoring 1.  Bos  3 Bal 0.
Bal 6th: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Bal      Paul Blair singled scoring Davis.  Bos  3 Bal 1.
Bal 7th: Failed to score on 3 hits.
Bal 8th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Bal      Boog Powell hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Bos  3 Bal 2.
Bos 9th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bos      Dwight Evans hit a 402 foot solo HR(1).  Bos  4 Bal 2.

Bos  Luis Aparicio: 3 for 4.
Bos  Dwight Evans: 3 for 4, double, HR, 2 RBI.

Bos  Bill Lee pitched 8.1 innings to earn the win: 2 earned runs, 11 
     hits, 4 BB, 2 K. He's 2-2 on the season.
Bos  Roger Moret got the save, his 2nd of the season.
Bal  Doyle Alexander pitched 7.2 solid innings but took the loss: 
     3 earned runs, 10 hits, 3 BB, 2 K. He drops to 3-3 on the year.
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GAME 2:

GWRBI-Grich
Game MVP:Jim Palmer

Memorial Stadium     Time 2:14, 79ø, Wind: 14 MPH In from RF     Night Game
May 21, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Boston            0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  3  0
1973 Baltimore         1 0 0   0 0 1   0 2 -      4  6  0

Recap

Bal 1st: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bal      Bobby Grich hit a solo HR(3) to take the lead.  Bos  0 Bal 1.
Bal 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Bal      Tommy Davis singled scoring Coggins.  Bos  0 Bal 2.
Bal 8th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.
Bal      Al Bumbry singled, hit streak now 10.
Bal      Don Baylor singled scoring 2.  Bos  0 Bal 4.

Bal  Bobby Grich: 1 for 2, HR, 2 runs, 2 W.

Bal  Jim Palmer threw a shutout: 3 hits, 1 BB, 5 K. He's now 6-3 on the year.
Bos  Luis Tiant threw a complete game but took the loss: 4 earned runs, 6 hits, 5 BB, 8 K. He's now 3-5 on the year.

Milwaukee Can't Push Past .500 - Drops 2 of 3 to Tigers

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Freehan
Game MVP:Dick McAuliffe

County Stadium     Time 3:12, 60ø, Wind: 8 MPH Out to LCF     Day Game

May 19, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Detroit           2 0 1   0 2 3   0 0 0      8  9  0
1973 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 0 0   4 2 0      6  8  2

Recap

Det 1st: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Det      Bill Freehan singled scoring Northrup to take the lead.  Det  1 Mil 0.
Det      Norm Cash doubled scoring Freehan.  Det  2 Mil 0.
Det 3rd: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 1 run on a hit, and 2 errors.
Det      Dick McAuliffe singled scoring Taylor.  Det  3 Mil 0.
Det 5th: Scored 2 runs on a hit and one walk.
Det      Dick McAuliffe doubled scoring 2.  Det  5 Mil 0.
Det 6th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 3 hits and 2 walks.
Det      Duke Sims singled scoring 2.  Det  7 Mil 0.
Det      Norm Cash singled scoring Freehan.  Det  8 Mil 0.
Mil 7th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.
Mil      Darrell Porter hit a Grand Slam(3).  Det  8 Mil 4.
Mil 8th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Mil      Dave May hit a 2 run HR(7).  Det  8 Mil 6.

Det  Duke Sims: 3 for 5, 2 doubles, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Det  Dick McAuliffe picked up the win: 0 IP. He's 8-2 on the year!
Det  Mickey Lolich got the save, his 3rd of the season.
Det  Mickey Lolich took the loss: 0 IP. He's now 2-3 on the season.
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GAME 2:
GWRBI-Garcia, P
Game MVP:Ray Newman
County Stadium     Game 1     Time 3:05, 62ø, Wind: 4 MPH Out to LF     Day Game

May 20, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Detroit           3 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      3  4  0
1973 Milwaukee         0 3 0   1 1 3   0 0 -      8 14  1

Recap

Det 1st: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on a hit, 2 walks and an error.
Det      Bill Freehan hit a grounder scoring 1 to take the lead.  Det  1 Mil 0.
Det      Tony Taylor scored on a catcher int, E2.  Det  2 Mil 0.
Det      Mickey Stanley hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Det  3 Mil 0.
Mil 2nd: Scored 3 runs on 4 hits.
Mil      Pedro Garcia doubled scoring Brown.  Det  3 Mil 1.
Mil      Tim Johnson singled scoring 2 to tie the score.  Det  3 Mil 3.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Pedro Garcia singled scoring Briggs to take the lead.  Det  3 Mil 4.
Det 5th: Failed to score on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil 5th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 1 run on 2 hits and 2 walks.
Mil      Ollie Brown singled scoring 1.  Det  3 Mil 5.
Mil 6th: Scored 3 runs on 3 hits.
Mil      Dave May hit a 3 run HR(8).  Det  3 Mil 8.

Det  Duke Sims: 3 for 5, 2 doubles, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Eduardo Rodriguez picked up the win: 0 IP. He goes to 4-2 on the 
     year.
Mil    got the save, his 2nd of the year.
Mil  Gary Ryerson pitched 6.2 innings and took the loss: 5 earned runs,
     9 hits, 0 BB, 0 K. He drops to 6-3 on the season.
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GAME 3:
GWRBI-Sims, D
Game MVP:Duke Sims

County Stadium     Game 2 (Game 1 - Mil 8, Det 3)     Time 3:16, 58ø, Wind: 4 MPH Out to LF     Day Game

May 20, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Detroit           0 0 4   2 0 0   1 1 0      8 11  0
1973 Milwaukee         0 0 2   1 0 0   0 1 0      4 10  3

Recap

Det 3rd: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 3 hits, and an error.
Det      Duke Sims doubled scoring 2 to take the lead.  Det  2 Mil 0.
Det      Bill Freehan hit a grounder scoring 1.  Det  3 Mil 0.
Det      Frank Howard hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Det  4 Mil 0.
Mil 3rd: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Mil      Darrell Porter hit a 2 run HR(4).  Det  4 Mil 2.
Det 4th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Det      Ike Brown singled scoring Northrup.  Det  5 Mil 2.
Det      Tony Taylor hit a grounder scoring 1.  Det  6 Mil 2.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Don Money hit a grounder scoring 1.  Det  6 Mil 3.
Det 7th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Det      Bill Freehan singled scoring Sims.  Det  7 Mil 3.
Det 8th: Scored 1 run on a hit and one walk.
Det      Mickey Stanley hit a solo HR(3).  Det  8 Mil 3.
Mil 8th: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Johnny Briggs singled scoring Lahoud.  Det  8 Mil 4.

Det  Duke Sims: 3 for 5, 2 doubles, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Det  Willie Horton picked up the win: 0 IP. He's 6-3 on the season.
Det  Jim Northrup got the save, his 4th of the year.
Det  John Hiller took the loss: 0 IP. He's now 0-2 on the year.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Brewers Take Two From Tribe

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Felske
Game MVP:Pedro Garcia

County Stadium     Time 3:00, 65ø, Wind: 15 MPH In from LF   Night Game
May 14, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Cleveland         0 0 0   2 0 0   0 0 1      3  7  2
1973 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 2 4   0 0 -      6  6  0

Recap

Cle 4th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits and one walk.
Cle      Oscar Gamble hit a 2 run HR(6) to take the lead.  Cle  2 Mil 0.
Mil 5th: Scored 2 runs on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Pedro Garcia doubled scoring Porter.  Cle  2 Mil 1.
Mil      Tim Johnson hit a grounder scoring 1 to tie the score.  Cle  2 Mil 2.
Mil 6th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 3 hits, one walk and 2 errors.
Mil      John Felske tripled scoring 3 to take the lead.  Cle  2 Mil 5.
Mil      Pedro Garcia singled scoring Felske, E8.  Cle  2 Mil 6.
Cle 9th: Scored 1 run on a hit and 2 walks.
Cle      Chris Chambliss singled scoring Gamble.  Cle  3 Mil 6.

Cle  Oscar Gamble: 1 for 3, HR, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Bill Champion pitched 8.1 innings to earn the win: 3 earned runs, 
     6 hits, 4 BB, 4 K. He's 1-0 on the year.
Mil  Frank Linzy got the save, his 2nd of the season.
Cle  Dick Tidrow pitched 5.2 innings and took the loss: 2 earned runs, 
     4 hits, 4 BB, 2 K. He drops to 4-5 on the year.
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GWRBI-May
Game MVP:Dave May

County Stadium     Time 3:04, 67ø, Clear, Light Rain, Wind: 5 MPH Out to LF     Night Game
May 15, 1973           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Cleveland         0 0 0   2 0 0   0 2 0      4  7  1
1973 Milwaukee         0 1 1   0 0 0   1 1 1      5 13  3

Recap

Mil 2nd: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Pedro Garcia doubled scoring Thomas to take the lead.  Cle  0 Mil 1.
Mil 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Dave May hit a 408 foot solo HR(5).  Cle  0 Mil 2.
Cle 4th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Cle      Oscar Gamble tripled scoring Torres.  Cle  1 Mil 2.
Cle      Charlie Spikes hit a fly ball scoring 1 to tie the score.  Cle  2 Mil 2.
Mil 7th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Bob Coluccio hit a solo HR(2) to take the lead.  Cle  2 Mil 3.
Cle 8th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs 2 walks and 3 errors.
Cle      Oscar Gamble hit a grounder scoring 1 to tie the score.  Cle  3 Mil 3.
Cle      Charlie Spikes hit a grounder scoring 1, E1 to take the lead.  Cle  4 Mil 3.
Mil 8th: Scored 1 run on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Tim Johnson singled scoring Scott to tie the score.  Cle  4 Mil 4.
Mil 9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Dave May doubled scoring Coluccio to win the game.  Cle  4 Mil 5.

Mil  Bob Coluccio: 2 for 4, HR, 2 runs.
Mil  Dave May: 3 for 5, double, HR, 2 RBI.

Mil  Frank Linzy pitched 2 innings and picked up the win: 2 IP, 1 hit, 
     2 BB, 1 K. He goes to 3-2 on the season.
Cle  Ray Lamb pitched 1.1 innings and took the loss: 1.1 IP, 1 earned 
     run, 3 hits, 0 BB, 1 K. He's now 0-1 on the year.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Brew Crew Finds Split With Texas Is Like Drinking Skunky Beer

GAME 1:
County Stadium     Time 3:53, 60ø, Wind: 10 MPH Out to CF     Night Game
May 8, 1973            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Texas             4 0 0   0 0 0   0 1 2      7 14  1
1973 Milwaukee         1 1 1   0 0 0   1 0 1      5 13  1

GWRBI-Suarez
Game MVP:Vic Harris
Injury: Broberg (today only)

Recap

Tex 1st: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 5 hits and one walk.
Tex      Alex Johnson tripled scoring 2 to take the lead.  Tex  2 Mil 0.
Tex      Mike Epstein singled scoring Johnson.  Tex  3 Mil 0.
Tex      Mike Epstein scored on a WP by Slaton.  Tex  4 Mil 0.
Mil 1st: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 1 run on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Dave May doubled scoring Johnson.  Tex  4 Mil 1.
Tex 2nd: Failed to score on 2 hits and one walk.
Mil 2nd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Mil      Darrell Porter hit a solo HR(1).  Tex  4 Mil 2.
Mil 3rd: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Johnny Briggs hit a solo HR(3).  Tex  4 Mil 3.
Tex 4th: Failed to score on 3 hits.
Mil 6th: Failed to score on 2 hits, and an error.
Mil 7th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Pedro Garcia hit a solo HR(2) to tie the score.  Tex  4 Mil 4.
Tex 8th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Tex      Ken Suarez hit a grounder scoring 1 to take the lead.  Tex  5 Mil 4.
Tex 9th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits and one walk.
Tex      Vic Harris tripled scoring 2.  Tex  7 Mil 4.
Mil 9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Johnny Briggs hit a solo HR(4).  Tex  7 Mil 5.

Tex  Vic Harris: 3 for 5, 2 triples, 2 RBI.
Tex  Alex Johnson: 2 for 4, triple, 2 RBI.
Tex  Dave Nelson: 4 for 5.
Mil  Johnny Briggs: 3 for 5, 2 HRs, 2 RBI, 2 runs.
Mil  Dave May: 2 for 5, 2 doubles.
Mil  Darrell Porter: 2 for 5, HR.

Tex  Bill Gogolewski pitched 2 innings and picked up the win: 2 IP, 1 
     earned run, 3 hits, 0 BB, 1 K. He's 3-2 on the year.
Tex  Sonny Siebert pitched the final 1.1 innings to record his 1st save
     of the year.
Mil  Skip Lockwood pitched 2 innings and took the loss: 2 IP, 3 earned 
     runs, 3 hits, 1 BB, 2 K. He drops to 1-3 on the season.
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GAME 2:
County Stadium     Time 3:14, 63ø, Wind: 10 MPH In from LCF     Night Game
May 9, 1973            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Texas             0 0 0   1 0 0   2 0 0      3  5  0
1973 Milwaukee         1 4 1   1 2 0   0 0 -      9 12  0

GWRBI-Money
Game MVP:Pedro Garcia
Ejection:Colborn

Recap

Mil 1st: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Don Money hit a grounder scoring 1 to take the lead.  Tex  0 Mil 1.
Mil 2nd: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 3 hits and one walk.
Mil      Pedro Garcia hit a 3 run HR(3).  Tex  0 Mil 4.
Mil      Bob Coluccio hit a solo HR(1).  Tex  0 Mil 5.
Mil 3rd: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Gorman Thomas singled scoring Scott.  Tex  0 Mil 6.
Tex 4th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Tex      Rico Carty hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Tex  1 Mil 6.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on a hit and one walk.
Mil      Pedro Garcia hit a solo HR(4).  Tex  1 Mil 7.
Mil 5th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Mil      Gorman Thomas singled scoring Briggs.  Tex  1 Mil 8.
Mil      Pedro Garcia singled scoring Thomas.  Tex  1 Mil 9.
Tex 7th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits and one walk.
Tex      Jeff Burroughs hit a 408 foot 2 run HR(9).  Tex  3 Mil 9.

Mil  Bob Coluccio: 2 for 4, triple, HR, 2 runs.
Mil  Pedro Garcia: 3 for 4, 2 HRs, 5 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Jim Colborn pitched 7.2 innings to earn the win: 3 earned runs, 5 
     hits, 3 BB, 2 K. He moves to 1-1 on the year.
Tex  Dick Bosman pitched poorly for 5.1 innings and took the loss: 9 
     earned runs, 11 hits, 2 BB, 1 K. He's 1-5 on the year.

Orioles Increase Win Streak to 6 Games

GAME 1:
Memorial Stadium     Time 2:48, 72ø, Clear, Light Rain, Wind: 16 MPH In from CF     Night Game
May 7, 1973            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Oakland           0 0 1   0 0 1   2 0 0      4  7  2
1973 Baltimore         3 0 0   1 3 0   1 0 -      8 11  0

GWRBI-Williams,E
Game MVP:Brooks Robinson

Recap

Bal 1st: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 4 hits and one walk.
Bal      Earl Williams singled scoring Grich to take the lead.  Oak  0 Bal 1.
Bal      Brooks Robinson singled scoring 2.  Oak  0 Bal 3.
Oak 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Oak      Jay Johnstone doubled scoring Kubiak.  Oak  1 Bal 3.
Bal 4th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits, one walk and an error.
Bal      Rich Coggins singled scoring Belanger, E8.  Oak  1 Bal 4.
Bal 5th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.
Bal      Brooks Robinson singled scoring Baylor.  Oak  1 Bal 5.
Bal      Rich Coggins walked scoring Robinson.  Oak  1 Bal 6.
Bal      Bobby Grich hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Oak  1 Bal 7.
Oak 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Oak      Reggie Jackson hit a solo HR(3).  Oak  2 Bal 7.
Oak 7th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Oak      Ray Fosse doubled scoring Tenace.  Oak  3 Bal 7.
Oak      Angel Mangual hit a grounder scoring 1.  Oak  4 Bal 7.
Bal 7th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bal      Al Bumbry inside the park solo HR(1).  Oak  4 Bal 8.

Oak  Angel Mangual: 2 errors.
Bal  Al Bumbry: 2 for 4, HR.
Bal  Brooks Robinson: 3 for 5, 3 RBI.

Bal  Doyle Alexander went the distance for the win: 4 earned runs, 7 hits, 1 BB, 4 K. He's 2-2 on the season.
Oak  Rollie Fingers pitched 3.2 innings and took the loss: 4 earned runs, 7 hits, 3 BB, 3 K. He drops to 1-3 on the season.
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GAME 2:
Memorial Stadium     Time 2:07, 78ø, Wind: 2 MPH In from LCF     Night Game
May 9, 1973            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1973 Oakland           1 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      1  5  0
1973 Baltimore         1 0 1   0 0 0   0 0 -      2  5  1

GWRBI-Crowley
Game MVP:Dave McNally

Recap

Oak 1st: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Oak      Joe Rudi hit a fly ball scoring 1 to take the lead.  Oak  1 Bal 0.
Bal 1st: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bal      Al Bumbry hit a solo HR(2) to tie the score.  Oak  1 Bal 1.
Bal 3rd: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bal      Terry Crowley hit a solo HR(2) to take the lead.  Oak  1 Bal 2.
Oak 4th: Failed to score on a hit and 2 walks.


Bal  Dave McNally pitched a solid 7.2 innings for the win: 1 earned run, 5 hits, 4 BB, 2 K. He's 6-2 on the year.
Bal  Eddie Watt held Oakland hitless the final 1.1 innings to record his 2nd save of the year.
Oak  Catfish Hunter pitched a solid complete game but took the loss: 2 earned runs, 5 hits, 1 BB, 3 K. He's now 3-2 on the year.