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MLB Games on Friday May 5, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL2Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP95,839Memorial StadiumNight1:49Jim PalmerTom BurgmeierEddie WattKirkpatrick
Minnesota TwinsAL5Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP913,208Fenway ParkNight2:35Jim KaatRay CulpWayne GrangerBraun, Petrocelli
Milwaukee BrewersAL0California AngelsAL4Box | PBP920,061Anaheim StadiumNight2:20Nolan RyanKen Brett------
Chicago White SoxAL2Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP98,969Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight2:25Wilbur WoodDick Tidrow------
Texas RangersAL2Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP915,115Tiger StadiumNight2:50Bill GogolewskiJoe ColemanHoracio PinaFord
New York YankeesAL1Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP96,398Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight1:47Ken HoltzmanFritz Peterson---Duncan
Houston AstrosNL3Chicago CubsNL0Box | PBP98,400Wrigley FieldDay2:28Larry DierkerBurt Hooton---Wynn
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP1024,722Riverfront StadiumNight2:35Clay CarrollDave Giusti---Bench, Sanguillen
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP920,042Jarry ParkNight2:16Bill StonemanTommy John---Davis
San Diego PadresNL6New York MetsNL0Box | PBP921,262Shea StadiumNight2:19Steve ArlinJerry Koosman---Colbert
San Francisco GiantsNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP922,161Veterans StadiumNight2:20Bill ChampionJuan Marichal------
Atlanta BravesNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL1Box | PBP921,907Busch Stadium IINight1:56Phil NiekroBob Gibson---Aaron
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Friday, May 05, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East139Baltimore Orioles1596.600-5536191-48-21397168.511
AL East2510Detroit Tigers1486.5710.56134274-34-31427864.549
AL East3611Cleveland Indians1587.5331.04145-46-42-31416477.454
AL East41020New York Yankees1459.3573.54049-90-55-41417467.525
AL East51122Boston Red Sox1248.3333.54159-181-53-31438162.566
AL East61224Milwaukee Brewers1239.2504.51940-211-32-61446282.431
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Minnesota Twins13103.769-6828407-33-01416774.475
AL West224Oakland Athletics1284.6671.5373073-35-11438558.594
AL West348Chicago White Sox1596.6002.0504372-67-01397861.561
AL West4712Texas Rangers1688.5003.55264-122-36-51384692.333
AL West5816Kansas City Royals17710.4125.04045-51-86-21376968.504
AL West6917California Angels1569.4005.03768-313-73-21406971.493
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East123New York Mets16115.688-605827-34-21407268.514
NL East235Philadelphia Phillies18126.667-6652148-44-21384791.341
NL East357Montreal Expos16106.6251.05363-106-54-11406080.429
NL East4918Chicago Cubs18711.3895.08770171-86-31377859.569
NL East51019Pittsburgh Pirates16610.3755.06682-162-34-71399049.647
NL East61121St. Louis Cardinals17611.3535.56769-25-61-51396970.496
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Houston Astros17125.706-9274187-15-41367264.529
NL West246Los Angeles Dodgers19127.6321.08651355-27-51367363.537
NL West3613Cincinnati Reds1789.4714.08587-26-62-31378750.635
NL West4815Atlanta Braves19811.4215.078106-285-53-61356273.459
NL West5714San Diego Padres19811.4215.04660-142-26-91345084.373
NL West61223San Francisco Giants20614.3007.586100-144-32-111356372.467
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season