The Detroit Tigers squeaked out a win over the Texas Rangers, 5 to 4, on July 10, 1973.

1973 Detroit Tigers

Final

TEX

Rangers

30-54

4

DET

Tigers

44-42

5

1

0

1

2

0

2

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

3

0

8

0

1

9

1

R

4

5

H

9

9

E

3

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jim Mason 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Davey Nelson PH,2B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Vic Harris 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Alex Johnson LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Rico Carty DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Spencer 1B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bill Sudakis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Larry Biittner 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Burroughs RF 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 5
Ken Suarez C 2 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 1
Elliott Maddox PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Grieve CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Pete Mackanin SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Totals 34 4 9 4 1 4 8 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Merritt (L) 8.0 9 5 4 1 5 2
Totals 8.0 9 5 4 1 5 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Mickey Stanley CF 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Tony Taylor 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Kaline 1B,RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Willie Horton LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Rich Reese 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Freehan C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Frank Howard DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Dick Sharon RF,LF 4 3 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 11
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ed Brinkman SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Totals 33 5 9 3 2 1 5 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Coleman (W) 6.0 7 3 3 2 4 0
John Hiller (S) 3.0 2 1 1 2 4 1
Totals 9.0 9 4 4 4 8 1

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