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1973 American Association

1973 > Class AAA > League History
Overall: 544 games, 8 teams, approx. 136 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1972 / 1974
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1972 / 1974

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1972 / 1974

League Standings

Regular Season

April 13, 1973 to September 3, 1973 · 136 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Iowa Oaks CHW 83 53 1 .610 --
Indianapolis Indians CIN 74 62 1 .544 9
Evansville Triplets MIL 66 70 0 .485 17
Omaha Royals KCR 62 73 1 .459 20.5

West Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Tulsa Oilers STL 68 67 0 .504 --
Wichita Aeros CHC 67 68 0 .496 1
Oklahoma City 89ers CLE 61 74 1 .452 7
Denver Bears HOU 61 75 0 .449 7.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Wichita Aeros CHC 25.8 5.93 135 5364 4608 800 1336 205 28 105 728 71 37 623 740 .290 .376 .415 .791 1912 38 48 47 31
Denver Bears HOU 24.9 5.21 136 5262 4686 708 1343 244 49 81 640 30 36 466 768 .287 .354 .411 .766 1928 45 26 39 48
Iowa Oaks CHW 24.5 5.21 137 5226 4512 714 1204 210 28 127 636 60 35 584 883 .267 .352 .410 .762 1851 30 60 40 45
Oklahoma City 89ers CLE 25.4 5.13 136 5103 4485 697 1252 237 39 111 630 67 39 526 813 .279 .356 .424 .780 1900 31 20 41 46
Evansville Triplets MIL 24.6 4.95 136 5158 4567 673 1228 221 38 100 614 69 33 489 892 .269 .342 .400 .741 1825 31 40 31 26
Indianapolis Indians CIN 24.7 4.87 137 4999 4426 667 1209 219 42 103 589 116 63 447 826 .273 .342 .411 .754 1821 39 49 38 38
Tulsa Oilers STL 24.6 4.67 135 5097 4521 631 1269 211 38 61 584 65 27 477 767 .281 .352 .385 .736 1739 34 33 32 34
Omaha Royals KCR 24.5 4.52 136 5102 4459 615 1191 192 24 74 537 45 35 510 694 .267 .344 .371 .715 1653 30 74 29 31
League Totals 24.9 5.06 1088 41311 36264 5505 10032 1739 286 762 4958 523 305 4122 6383 .277 .352 .403 .756 14629 278 350 297 299

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Indianapolis Indians CIN 23.0 4.28 74 62 .544 3.74 137 137 106 31 10 34 1158.0 1150 586 481 103 473 37 734 38 7 48 1.402 8.9 0.8 3.7 5.7 1.55
Omaha Royals KCR 23.9 4.53 62 73 .459 4.08 136 136 82 54 8 18 1155.0 1165 616 523 93 513 48 811 24 3 60 1.453 9.1 0.7 4.0 6.3 1.58
Iowa Oaks CHW 24.0 4.58 83 53 .610 4.03 137 137 101 36 12 38 1179.0 1222 628 528 81 477 25 831 41 3 59 1.441 9.3 0.6 3.6 6.3 1.74
Tulsa Oilers STL 24.4 4.65 68 67 .504 4.09 135 135 101 34 11 28 1138.0 1189 628 517 70 523 52 871 34 1 72 1.504 9.4 0.6 4.1 6.9 1.67
Evansville Triplets MIL 25.5 5.24 66 70 .485 4.76 136 136 108 28 11 32 1163.0 1280 713 615 114 537 48 739 26 1 58 1.562 9.9 0.9 4.2 5.7 1.38
Oklahoma City 89ers CLE 26.7 5.30 61 74 .452 4.94 136 136 104 32 7 28 1136.0 1252 721 623 77 518 33 877 34 2 91 1.558 9.9 0.6 4.1 6.9 1.69
Wichita Aeros CHC 26.8 5.70 67 68 .496 5.00 135 135 113 22 5 35 1160.0 1370 770 645 118 513 41 752 49 0 56 1.623 10.6 0.9 4.0 5.8 1.47
Denver Bears HOU 24.5 6.20 61 75 .449 5.37 136 136 105 31 5 26 1167.0 1404 843 696 106 568 15 768 32 4 84 1.690 10.8 0.8 4.4 5.9 1.35
League Totals 24.9 5.06 542 542 .500 4.50 1088 1088 820 268 69 239 9256.0 10032 5505 4628 762 4122 299 6383 278 21 528 1.529 9.8 0.7 4.0 6.2 1.55

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Oklahoma City 89ers CLE 136 3407 1206 140 116 .971 20 Frank Lucchesi
Tulsa Oilers STL 135 3415 1460 155 128 .969 22 Jack Krol
Indianapolis Indians CIN 137 3473 1439 165 131 .968 21 Vern Rapp
Omaha Royals KCR 136 3465 1438 166 118 .967 16 Harry Malmberg
Iowa Oaks CHW 137 3538 1555 177 146 .966 19 Joe Sparks
Evansville Triplets MIL 136 3490 1477 175 130 .966 17 Mike Roarke
Denver Bears HOU 136 3501 1512 182 163 .965 29 Jimmy Williams
Wichita Aeros CHC 135 3481 1561 191 142 .964 10 Jim Marshall
League Totals 1088 27770 11648 1351 1074 .967 154