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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Steve Kline1972-04-181972W  2-0 vs MILWSHO930000100131000--4819-19Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
Fred Beene1972-04-261972W  4-2 vs OAKSv 2.10000130008000--90-01st career save
Mel Stottlemyre1972-05-021972W  5-0 vs CALWSHO970001400033000--274129-101Complete game/Shutout
Mel Stottlemyre1972-05-191972W  6-0 vs BOSWSHO980000300034000--277132-101Complete game/Shutout
Fritz Peterson1972-05-251972W  2-0 vs CLEWSHO970000400034000--22786-82Complete game/Shutout
Jim Roland1972-06-011972L  9-8 @ MILL 4.221106100023000--20019-17200th career game
Steve Kline1972-06-171972W  2-0 vs TEXWSHO950001100030000--5723-21Complete game/Shutout
Steve Kline1972-06-301972W  1-0 vs CLEWSHO980000300033000--5924-22Complete game/Shutout
Steve Kline1972-07-181972W  6-0 vs MINWSHO960001200036000--6327-23Complete game/Shutout
Mel Stottlemyre1972-07-211972W  3-0 vs CALWSHO940002100029000--291138-109Complete game/Shutout
Fritz Peterson1972-07-211972W  6-0 vs CALWSHO940000310031000--23993-87Complete game/Shutout
Fred Beene1972-08-131972W  5-4 vs MILW 24000010008000--271-31st career win
Fritz Peterson1972-08-311972W  7-0 vs TEXWSHO950001700134000--24898-89Complete game/Shutout
Mel Stottlemyre1972-09-011972W  4-0 vs CHAWSHO940000400031000--300141-113Complete game/Shutout
Doc Medich1972-09-051972W  7-6 @ BAL  02220200004000--10-01st career game
Sparky Lyle1972-09-051972W  7-6 @ BALSv 12220000006000--31030-21100th career save
Fritz Peterson1972-09-171972W  2-1 vs BALW 631100100020000--252100-90100th career win
Larry Gowell1972-09-211972L  6-4 @ MIL  20000010006000--10-01st career game


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