The Boston Red Sox managed to stay ahead of the Baltimore Orioles, 2 to 1, on September 4, 1973.

1973 Boston Red Sox

Final

BAL

Orioles

79-56

1

BOS

Red Sox

76-63

2

1

1

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

0

1

R

1

2

H

9

6

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Bumbry LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Rich Coggins RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Blair CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Boog Powell 1B 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Terry Crowley DH 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Earl Williams C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Elrod Hendricks PR,C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brooks Robinson 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Grich 2B 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Mark Belanger SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Totals 42 1 9 1 0 3 3 1 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Palmer (L) 11.0 6 2 2 4 4 1
Totals 11.0 6 2 2 4 4 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tommy Harper LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Luis Aparicio SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
Reggie Smith DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Carl Yastrzemski 3B 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Carlton Fisk C 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Ben Oglivie RF 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Rick Miller CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Doug Griffin 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Cecil Cooper 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 38 2 6 2 1 4 4 2 0 10

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Luis Tiant (W) 12.0 9 1 1 3 3 0
Totals 12.0 9 1 1 3 3 0

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