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1972 New York Yankees (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-76 .510
Rank: 4th in American League East
Run Differential: 557-527 + 30
Manager(s): Ralph Houk
General Manager: Lee MacPhail
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 966,328 13/24
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Scott McGregor (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Jim Hegan
First Base Coach: Elston Howard
Pitching Coach: Jim Turner
Third Base Coach: Dick Howser

#1 Draft Picks

Ron Blomberg (#1), Thurman Munson (#4), Charlie Spikes (#11), Rich McKinney (#14)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8670.551--
8570.5480.5
8074.5195.0
7976.5106.5
7284.46214.0
6591.41721.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1972 New York Yankees. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1972 New York Yankees Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1NYA@ BALL1-30-161221No113-2
    2NYA@ BALL0-40-261222No217-6 
    3NYAvs MILW2-01-26916No1.537-4 
    4NYAvs MILW3-22-24411No169-3
    5NYA@ BOSL4-52-35714No2.51014-4
    6NYA@ BOSL7-112-451018No2.51725-8
    7NYAvs OAKL3-42-561221No22029-9
    8NYAvs OAKW4-23-551017No22431-7
    9NYAvs MINL1-43-651020No32535-10 
    10NYAvs MINL0-23-751021No42537-12
    11NYAvs MINW5-44-851121No3.53446-12 
    12NYAvs MINL4-54-851121No3.53446-12
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    13NYAvs CALW5-05-84916No2.53946-7 
    14NYA@ OAKL1-35-941020No3.54049-9 
    15NYA@ OAKL1-45-1041021No44153-12
    16NYA@ OAKL5-75-1141022No54660-14
    17NYA@ MINW5-36-1141021No4.55163-12
    18NYA@ MINL2-46-1251021No5.55367-14
    19NYA@ MINL0-26-1341022No65369-16
    20NYA@ CALW6-37-1351122No55972-13
    21NYA@ CALW3-08-135919No56272-10 
    22NYA@ CALL2-68-1451122No66478-14
    23NYA@ CLEW3-19-1451120No56779-12
    24NYA@ CLEL1-29-1551120No66881-13 
    25NYAvs BOSW6-010-154918No67481-7 
    26NYAvs BOSW6-312-154816No58386-3
    27NYAvs BOSW3-212-154816No58386-3
    28NYAvs CLEL0-312-164816No68389-6 
    29NYAvs CLEW4-213-164815No58791-4
    30NYAvs CLEW2-014-164713No48991-2 
    31NYAvs DETL2-814-174713No49199-8
    32NYAvs DETL1-214-184815No4.592101-9
    33NYAvs DETL4-514-195917No5.596106-10 
    34NYAvs DETW5-116-194713No4105109-4
    35NYAvs DETW4-216-194713No4105109-4
    36NYA@ MILL1-316-204713No4106112-6 
    37NYA@ MILW5-417-204713No4111116-5
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    38NYA@ MILL8-917-215816No4119125-6 
    39NYA@ CHAL1-617-225917No5120131-11 
    40NYA@ CHAW18-1018-224816No5138141-3 
    41NYA@ CHAL1-618-245917No6.5143152-9 
    42NYA@ CHAL4-518-245917No6.5143152-9 
    43NYA@ TEXL3-618-2551118No7146158-12
    44NYA@ TEXW7-519-2551017No6153163-10
    45NYA@ TEXL2-619-2651118No6.5155169-14
    46NYA@ KCAL0-119-2751120No6.5155170-15 
    47NYA@ KCAW8-420-2751017No5.5163174-11 
    48NYA@ KCAL0-120-2851018No6.5163175-12 
    49NYAvs CHAL0-220-2951120No7163177-14 
    50NYAvs CHAW3-021-2951119No7166177-11
    51NYAvs CHAW8-122-2951119No6.5174178-4 
    52NYAvs TEXW2-024-294916No6.5179180-1 
    53NYAvs TEXW3-224-294916No6.5179180-1
    54NYAvs KCAW4-225-293613No5.51831821
    55NYA@ CLEW4-126-293612No5.51871834 
    56NYA@ CLEL1-526-314917No6191192-1 
    57NYA@ CLEL3-426-314917No6191192-1
    58NYA@ DETL3-426-324917No7194196-2
    59NYA@ DETL2-526-335917No8196201-5 
    60NYAvs BALL0-426-3451019No8196205-9 
    61NYAvs BALW4-327-344816No8200208-8
    62NYAvs CLEW1-028-343816No7201208-7 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    63NYAvs CLEW5-129-343815No7206209-3 
    64NYAvs CLEW6-131-343714No5.52172125 
    65NYAvs CLEW5-231-343714No5.52172125
    66NYA@ OAKL2-431-354816No62192163
    67NYA@ OAKW4-132-354815No62232176 
    68NYA@ OAKW6-233-354815No622921910
    69NYA@ MINL2-533-364816No62312247 
    70NYA@ MINW1-034-364815No4.52322248
    71NYA@ MINW9-635-363714No3.524123011
    72NYA@ CALL3-435-374815No4.524423410 
    73NYA@ CALW7-336-374815No4.525123714 
    74NYA@ CALW5-037-374815No4.525623719 
    75NYAvs OAKL3-937-394815No5.525924712 
    76NYAvs OAKL0-137-394815No5.525924712
    77NYAvs OAKL2-637-404815No6.52612538
    78NYAvs OAKL2-537-414815No7.52632585
    79NYAvs MINW6-038-414815No826925811 
    80NYAvs MINW13-339-414815No728226121
    81NYAvs CALW6-041-414713No729126130 
    82NYAvs CALW3-041-414713No729126130 
    83NYAvs CALW7-142-424815No7.529826335 
    84NYAvs CALL0-142-424815No7.529826335
    85NYAvs CALL3-642-434815No7.530126932
    86NYAvs BOSW6-243-434714No830727136
    87NYAvs BOSL5-644-444714No7.531527837 
    88NYAvs BOSW3-144-444714No7.531527837 
    89NYAvs BOSW8-145-444712No6.532327944 
    90NYA@ BALL0-545-454713No732328439 
    91NYA@ BALW5-247-453511Yes6.533028743
    92NYA@ BALW2-147-453511Yes6.533028743
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    93NYA@ BOSW10-448-45359Yes5.534029149
    94NYA@ BOSW5-149-463510Yes534929950 
    95NYA@ BOSL4-749-463510Yes534929950
    96NYA@ BOSL2-749-473612No535130645 
    97NYA@ MILW9-450-473610No436031050
    98NYA@ MILL0-450-484713No536031446 
    99NYA@ MILW3-052-483611No436931851
    100NYA@ MILW6-452-483611No436931851 
    101NYAvs DETW4-253-483610No337332053 
    102NYAvs DETL0-654-493610No337532748 
    103NYAvs DETW2-154-493610No337532748
    104NYAvs DETW1-055-49359Yes237632749
    105NYAvs MILL2-455-503510Yes2.537833147
    106NYAvs MILW10-656-503510Yes238833751
    107NYAvs MILW5-358-50248Yes1.539834454
    108NYAvs MILW5-458-50248Yes1.539834454
    109NYA@ KCAL0-358-513510Yes1.539834751
    110NYA@ KCAL6-758-523611No240435450 
    111NYA@ KCAL2-358-533611No240635749 
    112NYA@ TEXL2-1158-543612No240836840
    113NYA@ TEXW6-259-543611No241437044 
    114NYA@ TEXW2-060-543611No241637046 
    115NYA@ CHAL4-560-553611No1.542037545
    116NYA@ CHAL2-560-563612No2.542238042 
    117NYAvs KCAW4-161-573612No2.542738641 
    118NYAvs KCAL1-561-573612No2.542738641
    119NYAvs KCAL3-661-584713No3.543039238
    120NYAvs KCAW7-663-584612No3.544640640 
    121NYAvs KCAW9-863-584612No3.544640640 
    122NYAvs TEXW7-664-594612No345741938 
    123NYAvs TEXL4-764-594612No345741938
    124NYAvs TEXW3-165-594611No246042040
    125NYAvs TEXW7-066-593510Yes1.546742047 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    126NYAvs CHAW4-067-59359Yes1.547142051 
    127NYAvs CHAW2-168-59359Yes0.547342152 
    128NYAvs CHAL0-568-604610No0.547342647 
    129NYA@ BALL3-469-614611No0.548143249 
    130NYA@ BALW5-269-614611No0.548143249
    131NYA@ BALW7-670-613510Yes0.548843850
    132NYA@ BOSL0-270-623510Yes1.548844048
    133NYA@ BOSL4-1070-634611No249245042 
    134NYA@ BOSL2-470-644611No349445440 
    135NYA@ DETW3-171-644611No249745542
    136NYA@ DETW5-072-644611No2.550245547 
    137NYA@ DETW4-273-643510Yes1.550645749 
    138NYAvs BOSW3-274-64359Yes0.550945950
    139NYAvs BOSL2-774-654610No1.551146645
    140NYAvs BALL1-374-664611No2.551246943
    141NYAvs BALL3-774-674611No3.551547639 
    142NYAvs BALW2-175-674611No2.551747740
    143NYA@ MILL2-775-684611No2.551948435 
    144NYA@ MILL4-675-694611No3.552349033
    145NYA@ CLEL1-475-704712No4.552449430 
    146NYA@ CLEW5-276-704712No3.552949633 
    147NYA@ CLEW5-478-704611No354250339 
    148NYA@ CLEW8-378-704611No354250339
    149NYA@ DETL5-678-714610No3.554750938 
    150NYA@ DETW3-279-713510Yes3.555051139 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    151NYAvs CLEL1-279-734612No555451737 
    152NYAvs CLEL3-479-734612No555451737
    153NYAvs MILL1-679-744612No5.555552332 
    154NYAvs MILL2-379-754612No6.555752631
    155NYAvs MILL0-179-764612No6.555752730 


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