1973 Boston Red Sox season

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1973 Boston Red Sox
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Tom Yawkey
General manager(s) Dick O'Connell
Manager(s) Eddie Kasko, Eddie Popowski
Local television WBZ-TV, Ch. 4
(Ken Coleman, Johnny Pesky)
Local radio WHDH-AM 850
(Ned Martin, Dave Martin)
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The 1973 Boston Red Sox season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Red Sox finishing second in the American League East with a record of 89 wins and 73 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL East W L GB Pct.
Baltimore Orioles 97 65 -- .599
Boston Red Sox 89 73 8 .549
Detroit Tigers 85 77 12 .525
New York Yankees 80 82 17 .494
Milwaukee Brewers 74 88 23 .457
Cleveland Indians 71 91 26 .438

Opening Day lineup[edit]

  4 Tommy Harper CF
11 Luis Aparicio SS
  8 Carl Yastrzemski     1B
  7 Reggie Smith CF
25 Orlando Cepeda DH
  6 Rico Petrocelli 3B
27 Carlton Fisk C
  2 Doug Griffin 2B
40 Dwight Evans RF
23 Luis Tiant P

Roster[edit]

1973 Boston Red Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
LF Harper, TommyTommy Harper 147 566 159 .281 17 71
DH Cepeda, OrlandoOrlando Cepeda 142 550 159 .289 20 86

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Bolin, BobbyBobby Bolin 39 3 4 15 2.70 31

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Pawtucket Red Sox International League Darrell Johnson
AA Bristol Red Sox Eastern League Rac Slider
A Winston-Salem Red Sox Carolina League Bill Slack
A Winter Haven Red Sox Florida State League Al Lehrer
Short-Season A Elmira Pioneers New York-Penn League Dick Berardino

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Pawtucket, Winston-Salem

Notes[edit]

References[edit]