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1972 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  79-76   .510
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  966,328
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Felipe Alou (37)
Youngest Player:  Charlie Spikes (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Stottlemyre (9)
Top Hitter:  Bobby Murcer (2)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Kline (14)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott McGregor (#14)

Roster Continuity:  73.34%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit8670.551--
Boston8570.5480.5
Baltimore8074.5195.0
NY Yankees7976.5106.5
Cleveland7284.46214.0
Milwaukee6591.41721.0

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Rich McKinney1972-04-181972W  2-0 vs NYA40000000000000316012212633Grounded into 3 Double Plays
Bobby Murcer1972-04-301972W  5-4 vs NYA3111000001100005004997726938500th career game
Bobby Murcer1972-06-011972L  9-8 @ MIL62410140000000052551879275404 hits
Horace Clarke1972-06-031972W  18-10 @ CHA611000130200000949956222381263 stolen bases
Bobby Murcer1972-06-031972W  18-10 @ CHA75400130011000052752580278405 runs scored, 4 hits
Rusty Torres1972-06-031972W  18-10 @ CHA743000000120000413141404 runs scored
Roy White1972-06-031972W  18-10 @ CHA533001510310000837785783741085 RBis
Celerino Sanchez1972-06-131972L  2-0 vs NYA300000000010000100001st career game
Bernie Allen1972-06-151972W  8-1 vs NYA200000200010020104575762320112 sacrifice flies
Celerino Sanchez1972-06-171972W  3-2 vs NYA101000100000000310101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Celerino Sanchez1972-07-141972L  1-0 vs NYA40400000000000020210504 hits
Bobby Murcer1972-07-211972W  6-0 vs NYA32200230010000056857288306422 home runs
Horace Clarke1972-07-231972L  6-3 vs NYA504100200000000990990232481294 hits
Horace Clarke1972-08-021972L  7-4 @ BOS5010000000000001000999232491301000th career game
Horace Clarke1972-08-031972L  7-2 @ BOS51200010000000010011001232501301000th career hit
Johnny Callison1972-08-121972W  10-6 vs NYA33300160000001018061703221816726 RBis
Bobby Murcer1972-08-261972L  6-3 vs NYA50401010000000060661297335474 hits
Bobby Murcer1972-08-271972W  9-8 vs NYA72411010010000060861797336474 hits
Celerino Sanchez1972-08-271972W  9-8 vs NYA824300200020000564901903 Doubles, 4 hits
Bobby Murcer1972-08-291972W  7-6 vs NYA52411110011000060962198337474 hits
Bobby Murcer1972-08-311972W  7-0 vs NYA41100130011000061262510034248100th career home run
Charlie Spikes1972-09-011972W  4-0 vs NYA412000100010000120101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Doc Medich1972-09-051972W  7-6 @ BAL000000000100000100001st career game
Larry Gowell1972-09-211972L  6-4 @ MIL000000000000000100001st career game
Larry Gowell1972-10-041972L  1-0 vs NYA101100000000000210001st career hit


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