On October 8, 1973, the New York Mets defeat the Cincinnati Reds, 9-2, in the third game of the playoffs. The game is marred by a fight between Cincinnati’s Pete Rose and New York’s Buddy Harrelson. The two players tangle after Rose’s take-out slide of Harrelson at second base.
Comerica Park in Detroit, Tiger right fielder Magglio Ordonez slugs a three-run, walk-off homer off A’s closer Huston Street to win the American League pennant
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