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1972 NATIONAL LEAGUE REVIEW

+    Level: MLB
An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
YEAR IN REVIEW
Standings
Team Totals
Player Register
Top Hitters
Top Pitchers
Awards
Leaderboards
  BAVG
Billy Williams
chc
.333
Ralph Garr
atl
.325
Dusty Baker
atl
.321
Cesar Cedeno
hou
.320
Bob Watson
hou
.312
Al Oliver
pit
.312
Lou Brock
stl
.311
Pete Rose
cin
.307
Ted Simmons
stl
.303
Ron Santo
chc
.302

  SLG
Billy Williams
chc
.606
Willie Stargell
pit
.558
Johnny Bench
cin
.541
Cesar Cedeno
hou
.537
Hank Aaron
atl
.514
Richie Hebner
pit
.508
Nate Colbert
sd
.508
Dusty Baker
atl
.504
Tony Perez
cin
.497
Lee May
hou
.490

  OBP
Joe Morgan
cin
.417
Billy Williams
chc
.398
Ron Santo
chc
.391
Hank Aaron
atl
.390
Jimmy Wynn
hou
.389
Cesar Cedeno
hou
.385
Darrell Evans
atl
.384
Dusty Baker
atl
.383
Pete Rose
cin
.382
Johnny Bench
cin
.379

  OPS
Billy Williams
chc
1005
Willie Stargell
pit
930
Cesar Cedeno
hou
921
Johnny Bench
cin
920
Hank Aaron
atl
904
Dusty Baker
atl
888
Richie Hebner
pit
886
Ron Santo
chc
878
Jimmy Wynn
hou
860
Joe Morgan
cin
851

  G
Pete Rose
cin
154
Lou Brock
stl
153
Bobby Bonds
sf
153
Roger Metzger
hou
153
Doug Rader
hou
152
Ted Simmons
stl
152
Don Money
phi
152
Larry Bowa
phi
152
Tito Fuentes
sf
152
Nate Colbert
sd
151

  AB
Pete Rose
cin
645
Roger Metzger
hou
641
Bobby Bonds
sf
626
Lou Brock
stl
621
Willie Davis
lad
615
Bobby Tolan
cin
604
Ted Simmons
stl
594
Lee May
hou
592
Larry Bowa
phi
579
Don Kessinger
chc
577

  R
Joe Morgan
cin
122
Bobby Bonds
sf
118
Jimmy Wynn
hou
117
Pete Rose
cin
107
Cesar Cedeno
hou
103
Jose Cardenal
chc
96
Billy Williams
chc
95
Bobby Tolan
cin
88
Al Oliver
pit
88
Lee May
hou
87

  H
Pete Rose
cin
198
Lou Brock
stl
193
Billy Williams
chc
191
Ted Simmons
stl
180
Ralph Garr
atl
180
Cesar Cedeno
hou
179
Willie Davis
lad
178
Al Oliver
pit
176
Bobby Tolan
cin
171
Bob Watson
hou
171

  TB
Billy Williams
chc
348
Cesar Cedeno
hou
300
Johnny Bench
cin
291
Lee May
hou
290
Nate Colbert
sd
286
Bobby Bonds
sf
279
Willie Stargell
pit
276
Ted Simmons
stl
276
Willie Davis
lad
271
Pete Rose
cin
269

  DBL
Willie Montanez
phi
39
Cesar Cedeno
hou
39
Ted Simmons
stl
36
Billy Williams
chc
34
Tony Perez
cin
33
Greg Luzinski
phi
33
Tito Fuentes
sf
33
Pete Rose
cin
31
Lee May
hou
31
Jimmy Wynn
hou
29

  TPL
Larry Bowa
phi
13
Pete Rose
cin
11
Manny Sanguillen
pit
8
Cesar Cedeno
hou
8
Lou Brock
stl
8
Garry Maddox
sf
7
Jerry Morales
sd
7
Cesar Geronimo
cin
7
Doug Rader
hou
7
Willie Davis
lad
7

  HR
Johnny Bench
cin
40
Nate Colbert
sd
38
Billy Williams
chc
37
Hank Aaron
atl
34
Willie Stargell
pit
33
Lee May
hou
29
Dave Kingman
sf
29
Earl Williams
atl
28
Bobby Bonds
sf
26
Jimmy Wynn
hou
24

  RBI
Johnny Bench
cin
125
Billy Williams
chc
122
Willie Stargell
pit
112
Nate Colbert
sd
111
Lee May
hou
98
Ted Simmons
stl
96
Jimmy Wynn
hou
90
Doug Rader
hou
90
Tony Perez
cin
90
Al Oliver
pit
89

  SB
Lou Brock
stl
63
Joe Morgan
cin
58
Cesar Cedeno
hou
55
Bobby Bonds
sf
44
Bobby Tolan
cin
42
Jose Cardenal
chc
25
Ralph Garr
atl
25
Enzo Hernandez
sd
24
Roger Metzger
hou
23
Willie Davis
lad
20

  CS
Cesar Cedeno
hou
21
Lou Brock
stl
18
Joe Morgan
cin
17
Bobby Tolan
cin
15
Jose Cardenal
chc
14
Mike Jorgensen
mtl
13
Ken Singleton
mtl
10
Dave Cash
pit
9
Ralph Garr
atl
9
Tommie Agee
nym
9

  BB
Joe Morgan
cin
115
Jimmy Wynn
hou
103
Johnny Bench
cin
100
Hank Aaron
atl
92
Darrell Evans
atl
90
Chris Speier
sf
82
Rick Monday
chc
78
Pete Rose
cin
73
Wayne Garrett
nym
70
Ken Singleton
mtl
70

  SO
Lee May
hou
145
Dave Kingman
sf
140
Bobby Bonds
sf
137
Willie Stargell
pit
129
Nate Colbert
sd
127
Tony Perez
cin
121
Doug Rader
hou
120
Earl Williams
atl
118
Greg Luzinski
phi
114
Bob Bailey
mtl
112

  IBB
Johnny Bench
cin
23
Billy Williams
chc
20
Hank Aaron
atl
15
Willie Stargell
pit
15
Tony Perez
cin
15
Nate Colbert
sd
14
Ed Kranepool
nym
13
Joe Torre
stl
13
Willie Montanez
phi
13
Lee May
hou
12

  HBP
Ron Hunt
mtl
26
Bob Watson
hou
8
Joe Torre
stl
8
Pete Rose
cin
7
Bernie Carbo
cin~stl
6
Tim Foli
mtl
6
Bobby Tolan
cin
6
Joe Morgan
cin
6
Billy Williams
chc
6
Earl Williams
atl
6

  SH
Larry Bowa
phi
18
Tim Foli
mtl
16
Enzo Hernandez
sd
15
Don Kessinger
chc
13
Bill Stoneman
mtl
13
Boots Day
mtl
12
Tito Fuentes
sf
12
Steve Blass
pit
12
Ron Hunt
mtl
11
Ross Grimsley
cin
11

  SF
Johnny Bench
cin
12
Tommy Helms
hou
10
Darrell Evans
atl
9
Doug Rader
hou
9
Billy Williams
chc
8
Tito Fuentes
sf
8
Johnny Edwards
hou
8
Denis Menke
cin
8
Ron Santo
chc
8
Bobby Tolan
cin
7

  GDP
Marty Perez
atl
21
Joe Torre
stl
19
Johnny Bench
cin
18
Tommie Agee
nym
18
Ted Simmons
stl
18
Doug Rader
hou
18
Earl Williams
atl
17
Hank Aaron
atl
17
Rennie Stennett
pit
16
Glenn Beckert
chc
16

  DOUBLEUP
Joe Morgan
cin
135
Rick Monday
chc
128
Willie Montanez
phi
118
Lou Brock
stl
112
Pete Rose
cin
104
Bob Watson
hou
102
Roger Metzger
hou
100
Tim Foli
mtl
95
Derrel Thomas
sd
90
Ron Hunt
mtl
87

  BBSO
Joe Morgan
cin
2.61
Ron Hunt
mtl
1.76
Hank Aaron
atl
1.67
Pete Rose
cin
1.59
Darrell Evans
atl
1.55
Don Kessinger
chc
1.52
Wes Parker
lad
1.44
Glenn Beckert
chc
1.35
Johnny Bench
cin
1.19
Billy Williams
chc
1.05

  ERA
Steve Carlton
phi
1.97
Gary Nolan
cin
1.99
Don Sutton
lad
2.08
Jon Matlack
nym
2.32
Bob Gibson
stl
2.46
Steve Blass
pit
2.49
Claude Osteen
lad
2.64
Don Wilson
hou
2.68
Dock Ellis
pit
2.70
Milt Pappas
chc
2.77

  WHIP
Don Sutton
lad
0.91
Steve Carlton
phi
0.99
Gary Nolan
cin
1.01
Jim McAndrew
nym
1.06
Phil Niekro
atl
1.09
Fergie Jenkins
chc
1.09
Milt Pappas
chc
1.11
Tom Seaver
nym
1.11
Bob Gibson
stl
1.13
Tommy John
lad
1.14

  H9
Don Sutton
lad
6.14
Steve Carlton
phi
6.68
Bob Gibson
stl
7.32
Tom Seaver
nym
7.39
Ron Bryant
sf
7.40
Clay Kirby
sd
7.43
Jim McAndrew
nym
7.45
Gary Nolan
cin
7.52
Bill Stoneman
mtl
7.65
Don Wilson
hou
7.73

  HR9
Dock Ellis
pit
0.33
Bill Singer
lad
0.43
Don Sutton
lad
0.43
Bob Moose
pit
0.44
Steve Carlton
phi
0.44
Bob Gibson
stl
0.45
Jon Matlack
nym
0.52
Rick Wise
stl
0.54
Burt Hooton
chc
0.54
Bill Stoneman
mtl
0.54

  BB9
Milt Pappas
chc
1.34
Gary Nolan
cin
1.53
Phil Niekro
atl
1.69
Dock Ellis
pit
1.82
Bob Moose
pit
1.87
Fergie Jenkins
chc
1.93
Tommy John
lad
1.93
Nelson Briles
pit
1.98
Jim Barr
sf
2.06
Don Sutton
lad
2.08

  SO9
Tom Seaver
nym
8.55
Jerry Reuss
hou
8.16
Jerry Koosman
nym
8.12
Steve Carlton
phi
8.06
Fred Norman
sd
7.10
Don Sutton
lad
6.83
Don Wilson
hou
6.78
Bob Gibson
stl
6.73
Sam McDowell
sf
6.68
Clay Kirby
sd
6.60

  BBSO
Steve Carlton
phi
0.28
Don Sutton
lad
0.30
Tom Seaver
nym
0.31
Phil Niekro
atl
0.32
Bob Moose
pit
0.33
Gary Nolan
cin
0.33
Fergie Jenkins
chc
0.34
Tommy John
lad
0.34
Dock Ellis
pit
0.34
Jerry Koosman
nym
0.35

  WPCT
Gary Nolan
cin
.750
Steve Carlton
phi
.730
Milt Pappas
chc
.708
Steve Blass
pit
.704
Tommy John
lad
.688
Dock Ellis
pit
.682
Don Sutton
lad
.679
Ron Bryant
sf
.667
Larry Dierker
hou
.652
Claude Osteen
lad
.645

  W
Steve Carlton
phi
27
Tom Seaver
nym
21
Fergie Jenkins
chc
20
Claude Osteen
lad
20
Don Sutton
lad
19
Bob Gibson
stl
19
Steve Blass
pit
19
Milt Pappas
chc
17
Phil Niekro
atl
16
Rick Wise
stl
16

  L
Steve Arlin
sd
21
Juan Marichal
sf
16
Rick Wise
stl
16
Bill Singer
lad
16
Bill Greif
sd
16
Reggie Cleveland
stl
15
Ernie McAnally
mtl
15
Ron Reed
atl
15
Ken Reynolds
phi
15
Burt Hooton
chc
14

  G
Mike Marshall
mtl
65
Clay Carroll
cin
65
Pedro Borbon
cin
62
Gary Ross
sd
60
Jim Ray
hou
54
Dave Giusti
pit
54
Tug McGraw
nym
54
Ramon Hernandez
pit
53
Jim Brewer
lad
51
Wayne Twitchell
phi
49

  GS
Steve Carlton
phi
41
Steve Arlin
sd
37
Phil Niekro
atl
36
Fergie Jenkins
chc
36
Rick Wise
stl
35
Tom Seaver
nym
35
Bill Stoneman
mtl
35
Bob Gibson
stl
34
Clay Kirby
sd
34
Reggie Cleveland
stl
33

  CG
Steve Carlton
phi
30
Bob Gibson
stl
23
Fergie Jenkins
chc
23
Rick Wise
stl
20
Don Sutton
lad
18
Phil Niekro
atl
17
Claude Osteen
lad
14
Tom Seaver
nym
13
Don Wilson
hou
13
Mike Torrez
mtl
13

  SHO
Don Sutton
lad
9
Steve Carlton
phi
8
Fred Norman
sd
6
Fergie Jenkins
chc
5
Larry Dierker
hou
5
Rick Reuschel
chc
4
Jon Matlack
nym
4
Bob Gibson
stl
4
Al Downing
lad
4
Claude Osteen
lad
4

  GF
Mike Marshall
mtl
56
Clay Carroll
cin
54
Tug McGraw
nym
47
Dave Giusti
pit
44
Jim Brewer
lad
41
Jack Aker
chc
39
Fred Gladding
hou
32
Jerry Johnson
sf
32
Ramon Hernandez
pit
31
Danny Frisella
nym
31

  SV
Clay Carroll
cin
37
Tug McGraw
nym
27
Dave Giusti
pit
22
Mike Marshall
mtl
18
Jim Brewer
lad
17
Jack Aker
chc
17
Ramon Hernandez
pit
14
Fred Gladding
hou
14
Cecil Upshaw
atl
13
Pedro Borbon
cin
11

  IP
Steve Carlton
phi
346.1
Fergie Jenkins
chc
289.1
Phil Niekro
atl
282.1
Bob Gibson
stl
278
Don Sutton
lad
272.2
Rick Wise
stl
269
Tom Seaver
nym
262
Claude Osteen
lad
252
Bill Stoneman
mtl
250.2
Steve Arlin
sd
250

  H
Steve Carlton
phi
257
Phil Niekro
atl
254
Fergie Jenkins
chc
253
Rick Wise
stl
250
Claude Osteen
lad
232
Reggie Cleveland
stl
229
Dave Roberts
hou
227
Steve Blass
pit
227
Bob Gibson
stl
226
Ron Reed
atl
222

  R
Reggie Cleveland
stl
120
Steve Arlin
sd
115
Phil Niekro
atl
112
Fergie Jenkins
chc
111
Ron Reed
atl
109
Jerry Reuss
hou
101
Dave Roberts
hou
100
Rick Wise
stl
98
Mike Torrez
mtl
97
Bill Stoneman
mtl
93

  ER
Fergie Jenkins
chc
103
Reggie Cleveland
stl
101
Steve Arlin
sd
100
Dave Roberts
hou
96
Phil Niekro
atl
96
Rick Wise
stl
93
Ron Reed
atl
93
Mike Torrez
mtl
90
Jerry Reuss
hou
89
Tom Seaver
nym
85

  HR
Fergie Jenkins
chc
32
Tom Seaver
nym
23
Phil Niekro
atl
22
Reggie Cleveland
stl
21
Clay Kirby
sd
21
Gary Gentry
nym
20
Ron Bryant
sf
20
Ken Forsch
hou
19
Steve Arlin
sd
19
Ross Grimsley
cin
18

  BB
Steve Arlin
sd
122
Clay Kirby
sd
116
Mike Torrez
mtl
103
Bill Stoneman
mtl
102
Bob Gibson
stl
88
Fred Norman
sd
88
Steve Carlton
phi
87
Sam McDowell
sf
86
Steve Blass
pit
84
Jerry Reuss
hou
83

  SO
Steve Carlton
phi
310
Tom Seaver
nym
249
Bob Gibson
stl
208
Don Sutton
lad
207
Fergie Jenkins
chc
184
Clay Kirby
sd
175
Jerry Reuss
hou
174
Don Wilson
hou
172
Bill Stoneman
mtl
171
Jon Matlack
nym
169

  WP
Steve Arlin
sd
15
Fred Norman
sd
13
Don Wilson
hou
11
Ron Reed
atl
11
Sam McDowell
sf
11
Phil Niekro
atl
10
Bob Gibson
stl
10
Tommy John
lad
10
Jerry Koosman
nym
9
Jim Nash
atl~phi
9

  BK
Phil Niekro
atl
3
Balor Moore
mtl
3
Bill Greif
sd
2
Bob Gibson
stl
2
Woodie Fryman
phi
2
Mike Marshall
mtl
2
Denny McLain
atl
2
Fred Norman
sd
2
Mike Corkins
sd
2
Reggie Cleveland
stl
2
  


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