Players of the Month:     AL Player - Jose Abreu    NL Player - Troy Tulowitzki    AL Pitcher - Sonny Gray    NL Pitcher - Jose Fernandez    AL Rookie - Jose Abreu    NL Rookie - Chris Owings 


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Chicago Cubs 2-7L6200 000 000 00 270
Houston Astros 7-2W7200 000 000 01 340
Date of Game:  Monday, April 24, 1972
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Billy Northcf23.344400011.211513002
Rick Mondayrf26.155411011.2868647011
Billy Williamslf33.313501000.25091790130
Ron Santo3b32.059513201.30691845240
Jim Hickman1b34.349200000.30041167000
    Joe Pepitoneph-1b31.197100020.12081305010
Randy Hundleyc29.327400000.2617706040
Don Kessingerss29.281402001.16191036030
Glenn Beckert2b31.194400000.16291017030
Fergie Jenkinsp28.133300010.0003265010
Totals: 3627254.194719791 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

Roger Metzgerss24.197401001.1479155021
Cesar Cedenocf21.058310010.4109254065
    Jim Rayp27.144000000.0004177000
Jimmy Wynnrf-cf30.043300011.27891126260
Lee May1b29.032411201.2899769380
Bob Watsonlf26.014400000.2819301260
Doug Rader3b27.268401000.27895822110
Tommy Helms2b30.354400000.1629859250
Johnny Edwardsc33.318411101.29671236250
Ken Forschp25.228200001.000236000
    Norm Millerph-rf26.078100000.5003403000
Totals: 3334325.121795898 

Game Stats


HR:  Johnny Edwards (2), Lee May (3), Ron Santo (2)
RBIs:  Johnny Edwards (5), Lee May 2 (8), Ron Santo 2 (4)
SB:  Cesar Cedeno (5), Billy North (2)
GDP:  Glenn Beckert (1), Tommy Helms (2), Billy North (1), Billy Williams (1)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Fergie Jenkins  (L 0-2)28.13310.14332522.450.950003270
Pitching Totals:10.3433252 0003270

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

Ken Forsch25.22895225413.381.38000237
Jim Ray  (W 2-0)27.14422000003.001.330004179
Pitching Totals:11722541 0006216

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Ken Forsch 3; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0;  Ken Forsch 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Fergie Jenkins 35;  Ken Forsch 34;  Jim Ray 7; 
Time of Game:  2:19    Attendance:  13,905
Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Frank Pulli  2B  Bill Williams  3B  Tom Gorman 

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.