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Monday, July 31,1972

Monday, July 31,1972

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 New York Yankees  5  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Fritz Peterson Pat Dobson Sparky Lyle 0 2:21
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 New York Yankees  2  Baltimore Orioles  1  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Rob Gardner Doyle Alexander Sparky Lyle 21,966 2:03
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Kansas City Royals  1  California Angels  0  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Roger Nelson Nolan Ryan -- 10,344 2:16
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Milwaukee Brewers  2  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Kilkenny Bill Parsons -- 0 2:43
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Milwaukee Brewers  0  Cleveland Indians  1  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dick Tidrow Gary Ryerson -- 15,153 2:23
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Boston Red Sox  2  Detroit Tigers  5  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mickey Lolich Marty Pattin -- 41,431 2:50
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Chicago White Sox  8  Minnesota Twins  1  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Stan Bahnsen Bert Blyleven -- 13,652 2:17
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Texas Rangers  0  Oakland Athletics  2  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Vida Blue Rich Hand -- 19,423 1:52
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Los Angeles Dodgers  3  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Denny McLain Claude Osteen Jim Hardin 10,023 2:20
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 St. Louis Cardinals  0  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Fergie Jenkins Reggie Cleveland -- 31,935 2:05
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 San Francisco Giants  7  Cincinnati Reds  2  box | pbp Cinergy Field Don Carrithers Jack Billingham -- 18,458 2:10
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 San Diego Padres  2  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome Larry Dierker Steve Arlin -- 11,988 2:57
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Montreal Expos  2  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Danny Frisella Steve Renko -- 18,685 2:56
1972 reg season Jul 31,1972 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Philadelphia Phillies  0  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bob Moose Ken Reynolds -- 17,455 2:02
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 95 55 40 .579 0.0 340 292 48 W2 27-21 28-19 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 2.5 326 262 64 L2 27-18 25-24 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 92 47 45 .511 6.5 330 287 43 W2 17-28 30-17 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 93 47 46 .505 7.0 391 404 -13 L2 19-30 28-16 4 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 94 42 52 .447 12.5 281 314 -33 W4 17-33 25-19 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 95 37 58 .389 18.0 281 376 -95 L4 14-33 23-25 6 12 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 97 59 38 .608 0.0 382 291 91 W1 31-18 28-20 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 5.5 351 342 9 W1 16-30 37-13 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 92 47 45 .511 9.5 330 330 0 L1 21-28 26-17 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 95 46 49 .484 12.0 369 339 30 W1 18-29 28-20 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 97 44 53 .454 15.0 298 367 -69 L1 17-29 27-24 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 96 39 57 .406 19.5 303 378 -75 L1 16-31 23-26 6 11 21 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 95 60 35 .632 0.0 437 322 115 W3 28-17 32-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 93 52 41 .559 7.0 311 329 -18 W2 26-21 26-20 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 98 51 47 .520 10.5 419 344 75 W4 21-29 30-18 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 94 46 48 .489 13.5 352 371 -19 L5 24-27 22-21 4 7 14 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 92 42 50 .457 16.5 297 365 -68 L2 21-29 21-21 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 95 34 61 .358 26.0 298 397 -99 L3 15-28 19-33 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 94 57 37 .606 0.0 433 330 103 L2 35-13 22-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 98 54 44 .551 5.0 458 412 46 W2 28-20 26-24 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 95 49 46 .516 8.5 347 331 16 L4 26-24 23-22 3 6 10 -- dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 97 47 50 .485 11.5 390 431 -41 W3 22-30 24-21 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 98 44 54 .449 15.0 406 412 -6 W2 26-22 18-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 95 36 59 .379 21.5 293 397 -104 L2 19-21 17-38 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)