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The following are the baseball events of the year 1873 throughout the world.  

Contents

Champions

National Association final standings

National Association
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st Boston Red Stockings 43 16 .729 --
2nd Philadelphia White Stockings 36 17 .679 4.0
3rd Baltimore Lord Baltimores 34 22 .607 7.5
4th New York Mutuals 29 24 .547 11.0
5th Philadelphia Athletics 28 23 .549 11.0
6th Brooklyn Atlantics 17 37 .315 23.5
7th Washington Blue Legs 8 31 .205 25.0
8th Elizabeth Resolutes 2 21 .087 23.0
9th Baltimore Marylands 0 6 .000 16.5

Statistical leaders

National Association
Type Name Stat
AVG Ross Barnes BOS .425
HR Lip Pike BAL 4
RBI Deacon White BOS 66
Wins Albert Spalding BOS 41
ERA Cherokee Fisher ATH 1.81
Strikeouts Bobby Mathews NYU 75

Notable seasons

Events

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January-March

  • March 3 - For the first time, the NA adopts a standardized ball to be used in all league games.

April-June

July-September

October-December

Births

Deaths

External links

References

  • Levine, Peter (1985). A.G. Spalding and the Rise of Baseball: The Promise of American Sport. New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-503552-6

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