1973 San Francisco Giants season

1973 San Francisco Giants season

The 1973 San Francisco Giants season was the franchise's 91st season and 16th season in San Francisco. The team finished third in the National League West with a record of 88-74, 11 games behind the Cincinnati Reds.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

NL West W L GB Pct.
Cincinnati Reds 99 63 -- .611
Los Angeles Dodgers 95 66 3.5 .590
San Francisco Giants 88 74 11 .543
Houston Astros 82 80 17 .506
Atlanta Braves 76 85 22.5 .472
San Diego Padres 60 102 39 .370

Opening Day starters

Notable transactions

Roster

1973 San Francisco Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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
2B Fuentes, TitoTito Fuentes 160 656 182 .277 6 63
RF Bonds, BobbyBobby Bonds 160 643 182 .283 39 96

Other batters

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
Howarth, JimJim Howarth 65 90 18 .200 0 7
Sadek, MikeMike Sadek 39 66 11 .167 0 4
Ontiveros, SteveSteve Ontiveros 24 33 8 .242 1 5
Blanco, DámasoDámaso Blanco 28 12 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bryant, RonRon Bryant 41 270 24 12 3.53 143
Barr, JimJim Barr 41 231.1 11 17 3.81 88
Bradley, TomTom Bradley 35 224 13 12 3.90 136

Other pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Carrithers, DonDon Carrithers 25 58 1 2 4.81 36
McDowell, SamSam McDowell 18 40 1 2 4.50 35
Williams, CharlieCharlie Williams 12 23 3 0 6.65 11

Relief pitchers

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Morris, JohnJohn Morris 7 1 0 0 8.53 3

Awards and honors

All-Star Game

  • Bobby Bonds, Outfield[9]

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Phoenix Giants Pacific Coast League Jim Davenport
AA Amarillo Giants Texas League Dennis Sommers
A Fresno Giants California League Frank Funk
A Decatur Commodores Midwest League John VanOrnum
Rookie Great Falls Giants Pioneer League Art Mazmanian
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References

External links

  • 1973 San Francisco Giants team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1973 San Francisco Giants team page at Baseball Almanac