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Games on 1972-08-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim PalmerBert Blyleven(none)
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox0BoxLuis TiantTom Bradley(none)
Oakland Athletics4Cleveland Indians5BoxRay LambGary WaslewskiPhil Hennigan
California Angels1Detroit Tigers10BoxTom TimmermannRudy MayLerrin LaGrow
Milwaukee Brewers1Kansas City Royals2BoxDick DragoSkip LockwoodTed Abernathy
New York Yankees6Texas Rangers2BoxSteve KlinePete Broberg(none)
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxTommy JohnBurt Hooton(none)
Atlanta Braves0Montreal Expos6BoxErnie McAnallyGeorge Stone(none)
Cincinnati Reds5New York Mets0BoxJack BillinghamBrent Strom(none)
Houston Astros0Philadelphia Phillies4BoxWayne TwitchellLarry Dierker(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7San Francisco Giants4BoxJohn CumberlandFrank Reberger(none)

Standings as of 1972-08-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Detroit Tigers1156253.539--4073773030-2632-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium412417.585
248Baltimore Orioles1146153.5350.53973187932-2429-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium401921.475
3611New York Yankees1135954.5222.04143704423-3536-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I422022.476
4713Boston Red Sox1125755.5093.5460484-2423-3534-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park432815.651
5916Cleveland Indians1145361.4658.5347377-3021-3632-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium421923.452
61223Milwaukee Brewers1144470.38617.5358453-9519-3925-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium422121.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1146747.588--43933810135-2532-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum412615.634
224Chicago White Sox1136647.5840.54263923421-3245-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park412120.512
359Minnesota Twins1115952.5326.54033911228-3331-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium431825.419
4814Kansas City Royals1125557.49111.04174011619-3336-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium422121.500
51019California Angels1145163.44716.0346427-8122-3529-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium412417.585
61121Texas Rangers1144668.40421.0372458-8618-3628-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium40832.200
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates1127042.625--51338512834-2236-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium432617.605
2510New York Mets1115952.53210.5372394-2228-2531-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium452421.533
3612Chicago Cubs1166056.51712.04904207026-3634-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field392514.641
4715St. Louis Cardinals1125557.49115.0427452-2528-3227-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II442024.455
5817Montreal Expos1125260.46418.0361450-8925-3227-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park441826.409
61224Philadelphia Phillies1134370.38127.5356453-9721-3122-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium431627.372
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds1137043.619--52839813042-1728-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium412516.610
235Houston Astros1166551.5606.55484777135-2530-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome371918.514
347Los Angeles Dodgers1126052.5369.54123823030-2630-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium432518.581
4918Atlanta Braves1185365.44919.5463546-8324-3828-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie MathewsEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium361719.472
51020San Francisco Giants1175166.43621.0498506-828-2723-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park381820.474
61122San Diego Padres1124468.39325.5360465-10525-2519-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium411427.341