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Wayne Garrett from the Chronology
Sep 20, 1973 - The Pirates lose 4-3 in 13 innings in New York and their lead over the Mets is cut to one-half game. A Wayne Garrett relay from Cleon Jones nails Richie Zisk at the plate in the top of the last inning.
Sep 7, 1973 - The 4th place Mets sweep a pair from the host Expos to move a half game behind Montreal. New York takes the opener as Wayne Garrett's leadoff homer is the only score of the game. His roundtripper off Steve Renko gives Jon Matlack the only run he needs. Tug McGraw picks up a save in game 1 and a win in game 2 with 5 1/3 innings of relief. New York scores 3 runs in the 15th to win 4-2. McGraw drives in his only 2 runs this year with a single. Mike Marshall pitches 8 1/3 innings of relief only to lose.