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MLB Games on Saturday May 20, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL0Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP921,190Comiskey ParkNight2:00Stan BahnsenRickey Clark---Allen
Cleveland IndiansAL2Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP917,375Tiger StadiumDay2:47Denny RiddlebergerTom TimmermannSteve MingoriNettles
Oakland AthleticsAL8Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP99,559Municipal StadiumDay2:53Rollie FingersAl Fitzmorris---Epstein, Piniella
Baltimore OriolesAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL0Box | PBP98,362County StadiumDay2:13Jim PalmerSkip LockwoodGrant JacksonCrowley
Minnesota TwinsAL1Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP912,016Arlington StadiumDay2:26Pete BrobergJim PerryMike Paul---
Houston AstrosNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL3Box | PBP931,256Dodger StadiumNight1:30Al DowningDave Roberts---Valentine
New York MetsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP936,691Veterans StadiumNight1:54Jon MatlackWoodie Fryman------
New York MetsNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP936,691Veterans StadiumNight2:44Jerry KoosmanBill ChampionTug McGraw---
Montreal ExposNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP911,602Three Rivers StadiumDay2:00Dock EllisCarl MortonBruce KisonStargell
Cincinnati RedsNL3San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP98,102San Diego StadiumNight2:06Steve ArlinJack BillinghamMike CorkinsBench, Lee
Atlanta BravesNL3San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP99,735Candlestick ParkDay2:30Tom KelleySteve StoneCecil UpshawWilliams
Chicago CubsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP920,089Busch Stadium IIDay1:52Moe DrabowskyBurt Hooton---Alou
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 Saturday, May 20, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113Cleveland Indians26179.654-8463218-49-51305575.423
AL East259Detroit Tigers271512.5562.510777307-58-71297158.550
AL East3611Baltimore Orioles271413.5193.5908464-910-41276661.520
AL East4918New York Yankees251015.4006.57481-74-116-41306961.531
AL East51121Boston Red Sox24915.3757.089115-266-103-51317655.580
AL East61223Milwaukee Brewers24816.3338.04983-344-84-81325775.432
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West122Minnesota Twins26179.654-114654910-77-21286068.469
AL West234Chicago White Sox271710.6300.59483112-815-21277057.551
AL West346Oakland Athletics261610.6151.0999366-610-41297752.597
AL West4714Texas Rangers281315.4645.084104-205-108-51264185.325
AL West5817Kansas City Royals291217.4146.510187142-1110-61256461.512
AL West61019California Angels291118.3797.569119-503-98-91266462.508
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111New York Mets31247.774-127992810-314-41255966.472
NL East248Pittsburgh Pirates281612.5716.5142113297-59-71278047.630
NL East3612Philadelphia Phillies301515.5008.598101-38-47-111264482.349
NL East4713Chicago Cubs291415.4839.012997327-127-31267155.563
NL East5916Montreal Expos301317.43310.589135-466-117-61265769.452
NL East61020St. Louis Cardinals321220.37512.5113142-295-137-71246361.508
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Los Angeles Dodgers322012.625-122744811-69-61236558.528
NL West237Houston Astros301812.6001.0148124249-69-61236657.537
NL West3510Cincinnati Reds311714.5482.5137138-111-76-71237845.634
NL West4815San Diego Padres311417.4525.58999-106-58-121224478.361
NL West51122Atlanta Braves301119.3678.0112159-476-115-81245965.476
NL West61224San Francisco Giants341024.29411.0129154-257-83-161215962.488
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