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1972 ATLANTA BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  70-84   .455
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Lum Harris, Eddie Mathews
General Manager:   Paul Richards
Stadium:  Atlanta Stadium
Attendance:  752,973
Playoffs:  -

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hank Aaron (38)
Youngest Player:  Rowland Office (19)
Longest Tenure:  Felix Millan, Ron Reed, Phil Niekro, Hank Aaron, Pat Jarvis (7)
Top Hitter:  Hank Aaron (13)
Top Pitcher:  Phil Niekro (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Preston Hanna (#11)

Roster Continuity:  85.87%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9559.617--
Houston8469.54910.5
LA Dodgers8570.54810.5
Atlanta7084.45525.0
SF Giants6986.44526.5
San Diego5895.37936.5

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-04-15@ SDN1L  5-60-1416,655Phil NiekroClay KirbyClay KirbyPhil NiekroMike Caldwell56-1
1972-04-16@ SDN2W  5-11-250Ron ReedSteve ArlinRon ReedSteve ArlinCecil Upshaw1073
1972-04-16@ SDN3L  0-31-258,772Pat JarvisBill GreifBill GreifPat Jarvis 10100
1972-04-17vs LAN4L  3-81-3620,203 George StoneBill SingerBill SingerGeorge StoneHoyt Wilhelm1318-5
1972-04-18vs LAN5L  1-31-466,147 Tom KelleyTommy JohnTommy JohnTom KelleyJim Brewer1421-7
1972-04-19vs LAN6L  0-41-565,391 Phil NiekroDon SuttonDon SuttonPhil Niekro 1425-11
1972-04-20vs LAN7L  1-111-665,031 George StoneClaude OsteenClaude OsteenGeorge Stone 1536-21
1972-04-21vs CIN8L  3-41-766,762 Ron ReedGary NolanGary NolanRon ReedTom Hall1840-22
1972-04-22vs CIN9W  11-72-7610,141 Pat JarvisDon GullettPat JarvisDon GullettJim Nash2947-18
1972-04-23vs CIN10W  4-33-7513,377 Tom KelleyJack BillinghamRon SchuelerJim McGlothlin 3350-17
1972-04-25vs SLN11W  9-34-759,643 Phil NiekroBob GibsonPhil NiekroBob Gibson 4253-11
1972-04-26vs SLN12L  4-94-855,743 Ron ReedRick WiseRick WiseRon Reed 4662-16
1972-04-28@ PIT13W  13-55-8312,804Pat JarvisBob MoosePat JarvisBob MooseMike McQueen5967-8
1972-04-29@ PIT14W  9-56-8310,684Tom KelleyLuke WalkerTom KelleyLuke WalkerGeorge Stone6872-4
1972-04-30@ PIT15W  6-17-8312,264Phil NiekroBob JohnsonPhil NiekroBob Johnson 74731
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-05-02@ CHN16L  1-127-935,989Ron ReedBill HandsBill HandsRon Reed 7585-10
1972-05-03@ CHN17L  1-127-1034,392Pat JarvisFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsPat Jarvis 7697-21
1972-05-04@ CHN18L  0-87-1147,631Tom KelleyMilt PappasMilt PappasTom Kelley 76105-29
1972-05-05@ SLN19W  2-18-11421,907Phil NiekroBob GibsonPhil NiekroBob Gibson 78106-28
1972-05-06@ SLN20L  2-48-12540,754Mike McQueenRick WiseRick WiseMike McQueen 80110-30
1972-05-07@ SLN21L  4-58-13511,773Ron ReedReggie ClevelandReggie ClevelandPhil Niekro 84115-31
1972-05-09vs PIT22L  2-58-1457,762 Tom KelleyDock EllisDock EllisTom KelleyBruce Kison86120-34
1972-05-10vs PIT23W  8-49-1446,708 Phil NiekroBob JohnsonPhil NiekroBob Johnson 94124-30
1972-05-12vs CHN24L  0-29-1558,026 Ron ReedBill HandsBill HandsRon Reed 94126-32
1972-05-14vs CHN25W  2-110-15521,967 Phil NiekroMilt PappasPhil NiekroMilt Pappas 96127-31
1972-05-15@ HOU26L  2-810-16515,749Tom KelleyDave RobertsDave RobertsTom Kelley 98135-37
1972-05-16@ HOU27L  5-610-17513,212Ron SchuelerJerry ReussJim RayCecil Upshaw 103141-38
1972-05-17@ HOU28L  0-910-18515,823Ron ReedLarry DierkerLarry DierkerRon Reed 103150-47
1972-05-19@ SFN29L  6-710-1956,652Phil NiekroJohn CumberlandJerry JohnsonPhil NiekroDon McMahon109157-48
1972-05-20@ SFN30W  3-211-1959,735Tom KelleySteve StoneTom KelleySteve StoneCecil Upshaw112159-47
1972-05-21@ SFN31W  6-412-2050Ron SchuelerJuan MarichalJim NashJim Barr 118163-45
1972-05-21@ SFN32L  1-212-20522,688Ron ReedRon BryantRon BryantRon ReedDon Carrithers119165-46
1972-05-23@ CIN33W  2-113-20513,784Phil NiekroRoss GrimsleyPhil NiekroJim McGlothlin 121166-45
1972-05-24@ CIN34W  4-214-20410,156Tom KelleyWayne SimpsonTom KelleyWayne SimpsonCecil Upshaw125168-43
1972-05-26vs SFN35W  9-415-20410,903 Ron ReedJuan MarichalRon ReedJuan Marichal 134172-38
1972-05-27vs SFN36L  9-1115-21410,168 Phil NiekroSam McDowellJerry JohnsonGeorge StoneDon McMahon143183-40
1972-05-28vs SFN37L  2-316-2240 Ron SchuelerSteve StoneSteve StoneRon Schueler 145186-41
1972-05-28vs SFN38W  7-616-22426,848 Tom KelleyRon BryantPat JarvisJim Barr 152192-40
1972-05-29vs SDN39W  2-117-2246,021 Jim NashBill GreifPat JarvisBill Greif 154193-39
1972-05-31vs SDN40W  5-418-2245,757 Ron ReedFred NormanRon ReedFred NormanCecil Upshaw159197-38
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-06-02@ NYN41W  6-119-22442,757Phil NiekroGary GentryPhil NiekroGary Gentry 165198-33
1972-06-03@ NYN42L  2-519-23441,947Tom KelleyTom SeaverTom SeaverTom KelleyTug McGraw167203-36
1972-06-04@ NYN43W  9-320-23452,216Jim NashJon MatlackRon SchuelerJon Matlack 176206-30
1972-06-06@ MON44W  3-221-23414,129Ron ReedErnie McAnallyRon ReedErnie McAnally 179208-29
1972-06-07@ MON45L  2-521-24421,038Phil NiekroMike TorrezMike TorrezPhil Niekro 181213-32
1972-06-08@ MON46W  3-222-24412,224Ron SchuelerBill StonemanJim HardinBill StonemanCecil Upshaw184215-31
1972-06-09@ PHI47L  3-422-25417,082Jim NashKen ReynoldsChris ShortGeorge StoneJoe Hoerner187219-32
1972-06-10@ PHI48W  15-323-25423,242Tom KelleyWoodie FrymanTom KelleyWoodie Fryman 202222-20
1972-06-11@ PHI49L  1-323-26432,468Ron ReedSteve CarltonSteve CarltonRon Reed 203225-22
1972-06-12vs NYN50W  8-724-26416,349 Phil NiekroGary GentryCecil UpshawTug McGraw 211232-21
1972-06-13vs NYN51W  6-525-26416,589 Ron SchuelerTom SeaverPat JarvisDanny Frisella 217237-20
1972-06-14vs NYN52L  3-825-27413,043 Jim NashJon MatlackJon MatlackJim NashTug McGraw220245-25
1972-06-16vs MON53L  4-726-2840 Pat JarvisCarl MortonTom WalkerJoe HoernerJohn Strohmayer224252-28
1972-06-16vs MON54W  2-026-28418,175 Ron ReedSteve RenkoRon ReedSteve Renko 226252-26
1972-06-17vs MON55W  3-227-28415,191 Phil NiekroErnie McAnallyGeorge StoneErnie McAnally 229254-25
1972-06-18vs MON56L  1-227-29420,289 Ron SchuelerMike TorrezMike TorrezRon Schueler 230256-26
1972-06-21vs PHI57L  7-927-30410,195 Ron ReedSteve CarltonBucky BrandonCecil Upshaw 237265-28
1972-06-23@ LAN58L  1-227-31453,107Phil NiekroAl DowningAl DowningPhil Niekro 238267-29
1972-06-24@ LAN59W  1-029-3140Tom KelleyDon SuttonTom KelleyDon Sutton 239267-28
1972-06-24@ LAN60W  6-429-31446,424Ron SchuelerBill SingerPat JarvisHoyt Wilhelm 245271-26
1972-06-25@ LAN61L  0-529-32430,021George StoneTommy JohnTommy JohnGeorge StonePete Mikkelsen245276-31
1972-06-26@ SFN62L  0-329-3342,871Ron ReedRon BryantRon BryantRon Reed 245279-34
1972-06-27@ SFN63L  2-329-3445,116Phil NiekroSam McDowellJerry JohnsonCecil Upshaw 247282-35
1972-06-28@ SDN64W  4-230-3540Ron SchuelerMike CorkinsRon SchuelerMike Corkins 251284-33
1972-06-28@ SDN65L  2-430-3545,929Jim HardinFred NormanGary RossPat Jarvis 253288-35
1972-06-29@ SDN66L  6-830-3644,330George StoneMike CaldwellMike CaldwellGeorge StoneBill Greif259296-37
1972-06-30@ HOU67W  5-231-36424,963Ron ReedKen ForschRon ReedGeorge Culver 264298-34
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-07-01@ HOU68L  2-431-37428,258Phil NiekroDon WilsonDon WilsonPhil Niekro 266302-36
1972-07-02@ HOU69L  4-531-38427,150Ron SchuelerDave RobertsTom GriffinPat Jarvis 270307-37
1972-07-03@ HOU70W  13-932-38422,048Jim HardinJerry ReussPat JarvisJim RayCecil Upshaw283316-33
1972-07-04vs CHN71W  5-134-3840 Ron ReedJuan PizarroRon ReedJuan Pizarro 288317-29
1972-07-04vs CHN72W  3-334-38450,597 Denny McLainMilt Pappas 291320-29
1972-07-05vs CHN73L  1-435-3940 Ron SchuelerFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsRon Schueler 292324-32
1972-07-05vs CHN74W  3-235-39410,324 Phil NiekroTom PhoebusPhil NiekroTom Phoebus 295326-31
1972-07-06vs CHN75W  4-336-3948,863 George StoneBill HandsGeorge StoneBill HandsCecil Upshaw299329-30
1972-07-07vs PIT76L  2-1037-4040 Tom KelleyLuke WalkerLuke WalkerTom Kelley 301339-38
1972-07-07vs PIT77W  3-237-40425,253 Jim HardinBruce KisonJim HardinBruce Kison 304341-37
1972-07-08vs PIT78L  3-537-41420,256 Ron ReedSteve BlassSteve BlassRon ReedDave Giusti307346-39
1972-07-09vs PIT79L  4-737-42420,130 Denny McLainNelson BrilesNelson BrilesDenny McLain 311353-42
1972-07-11@ SLN80W  5-438-42418,712Phil NiekroAl SantoriniGeorge StoneLowell Palmer 316357-41
1972-07-12@ SLN81L  0-738-43419,827Ron SchuelerBob GibsonBob GibsonRon Schueler 316364-48
1972-07-13@ SLN82L  0-238-44415,453Ron ReedReggie ClevelandReggie ClevelandRon Reed 316366-50
1972-07-14@ CHN83L  8-938-45418,930Jim HardinMilt PappasJack AkerCecil Upshaw 324375-51
1972-07-15@ CHN84W  4-239-45426,255Phil NiekroBill HandsPhil NiekroBill Hands 328377-49
1972-07-16@ CHN85L  3-539-46431,476George StoneBurt HootonJack AkerGeorge Stone 331382-51
1972-07-17@ PIT86L  5-639-47414,866Ron SchuelerLuke WalkerRamon HernandezJoe HoernerDave Giusti336388-52
1972-07-18@ PIT87W  4-240-47420,162Ron ReedSteve BlassRon ReedSteve Blass 340390-50
1972-07-19@ PIT88L  3-840-48424,847Phil NiekroNelson BrilesNelson BrilesPhil NiekroLuke Walker343398-55
1972-07-20vs SLN89W  6-341-4848,840 Jim HardinAl SantoriniPat JarvisDon Durham 349401-52
1972-07-21vs SLN90L  1-241-49415,000 George StoneBob GibsonBob GibsonGeorge Stone 350403-53
1972-07-22vs SLN91W  8-742-49417,245 Ron ReedReggie ClevelandDenny McLainTony Cloninger 358410-52
1972-07-23vs SLN92W  3-243-49418,231 Phil NiekroRick WiseJoe HoernerRick WisePat Jarvis361412-51
1972-07-28vs SFN93W  4-344-49410,333 Ron SchuelerRon BryantRon SchuelerRon BryantDenny McLain365415-50
1972-07-29vs SFN94L  2-544-5048,913 Phil NiekroFrank RebergerFrank RebergerPhil NiekroJerry Johnson367420-53
1972-07-30vs LAN95W  14-446-5040 Ron ReedBill SingerRon ReedBill SingerCecil Upshaw381424-43
1972-07-30vs LAN96W  5-446-50420,486 George StoneTommy JohnPat JarvisJim BrewerJoe Hoerner386428-42
1972-07-31vs LAN97W  4-347-50410,023 Denny McLainClaude OsteenDenny McLainClaude OsteenJim Hardin390431-41
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-08-01vs SDN98L  0-947-5240 Ron SchuelerClay KirbyClay KirbyRon Schueler 390440-50
1972-08-01vs SDN99L  7-1147-5245,784 Tom KelleyEd AcostaEd AcostaTom KelleyAl Severinsen397451-54
1972-08-02vs SDN100L  0-547-5345,054 Phil NiekroFred NormanFred NormanPhil Niekro 397456-59
1972-08-03vs SDN101L  5-647-5445,455 Ron ReedBill GreifMike CorkinsCecil UpshawGary Ross402462-60
1972-08-04@ CIN102L  5-647-5640George StoneTom HallClay CarrollPat Jarvis 407468-61
1972-08-04@ CIN103L  2-347-56442,385Denny McLainRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyDenny McLainDon Gullett409471-62
1972-08-05@ CIN104L  2-447-57436,792Ron SchuelerJack BillinghamPedro BorbonRon SchuelerClay Carroll411475-64
1972-08-06@ CIN105W  4-348-57429,149Phil NiekroWayne SimpsonPhil NiekroDon Gullett 415478-63
1972-08-07@ CIN106L  1-948-58420,150Ron ReedJim McGlothlinJim McGlothlinRon Reed 416487-71
1972-08-08vs HOU107W  8-449-5848,407 Denny McLainDon WilsonDenny McLainDon Wilson 424491-67
1972-08-09vs HOU108W  6-050-5846,188 George StoneJerry ReussGeorge StoneJerry Reuss 430491-61
1972-08-10vs HOU109L  6-950-5947,146 Ron SchuelerDave RobertsTom GriffinPat JarvisFred Gladding436500-64
1972-08-11vs CIN110W  7-551-59413,268 Phil NiekroJim McGlothlinCecil UpshawClay CarrollJim Hardin443505-62
1972-08-12vs CIN111W  7-252-59426,857 Ron ReedRoss GrimsleyRon ReedRoss Grimsley 450507-57
1972-08-13vs CIN112L  4-952-60420,219 Denny McLainTom HallPedro BorbonDenny McLain 454516-62
1972-08-14vs CIN113L  2-1252-61415,318 George StoneJack BillinghamJack BillinghamGeorge Stone 456528-72
1972-08-15@ NYN114L  0-552-62434,782Ron SchuelerJim McAndrewJim McAndrewRon SchuelerTug McGraw456533-77
1972-08-16@ NYN115W  3-153-62433,827Phil NiekroJon MatlackPhil NiekroJon Matlack 459534-75
1972-08-17@ NYN116L  1-253-63430,519Ron ReedTom SeaverTom SeaverRon ReedTug McGraw460536-76
1972-08-18@ MON117L  3-453-64413,472Denny McLainCarl MortonMike MarshallPat Jarvis 463540-77
1972-08-19@ MON118L  0-653-65420,088George StoneErnie McAnallyErnie McAnallyGeorge Stone 463546-83
1972-08-20@ MON119L  0-153-66427,172Ron SchuelerBill StonemanBill StonemanRon Schueler 463547-84
1972-08-21@ PHI120W  2-154-66441,212Phil NiekroSteve CarltonPhil NiekroSteve Carlton 465548-83
1972-08-22@ PHI121W  11-755-66410,408Ron ReedBucky BrandonRon ReedBill WilsonPat Jarvis476555-79
1972-08-23@ PHI122W  9-656-66410,057Jim HardinWayne TwitchellJim HardinWayne TwitchellJoe Hoerner485561-76
1972-08-25vs NYN123W  2-157-66412,097 George StoneJim McAndrewGeorge StoneJim McAndrewCecil Upshaw487562-75
1972-08-26vs NYN124W  7-658-66417,259 Phil NiekroJon MatlackCecil UpshawRay Sadecki 494568-74
1972-08-27vs NYN125L  6-1358-67411,509 Denny McLainTom SeaverTom SeaverDenny McLainDanny Frisella500581-81
1972-08-29vs MON126L  3-458-6743,107 Jim HardinBalor MooreBalor MooreJim HardinTom Walker503585-82
1972-08-30vs MON127L  2-358-6843,110 Phil NiekroErnie McAnallyErnie McAnallyPhil NiekroMike Marshall505588-83
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-09-01vs PHI128L  1-1159-6943,333 Ron ReedKen ReynoldsKen ReynoldsRon Reed 506599-93
1972-09-01vs PHI129W  11-559-6943,333 Jimmy FreemanBarry LerschJimmy FreemanBarry Lersch 517604-87
1972-09-02vs PHI130W  10-760-7045,239 George StoneBucky BrandonPat JarvisDick SelmaCecil Upshaw527611-84
1972-09-02vs PHI131L  0-360-7045,239 Mike McQueenDave DownsDave DownsMike McQueen 527614-87
1972-09-03vs PHI132L  0-860-7145,119 Jim HardinSteve CarltonSteve CarltonJim Hardin 527622-95
1972-09-04@ HOU133W  6-561-7146,828Phil NiekroLarry DierkerRon SchuelerJim RayCecil Upshaw533627-94
1972-09-05@ HOU134W  5-362-7146,399Pat JarvisDave RobertsPat JarvisDave RobertsCecil Upshaw538630-92
1972-09-07@ LAN135W  4-263-71413,461Jimmy FreemanDoug RauJimmy FreemanDoug RauRon Schueler542632-90
1972-09-08@ LAN136W  4-364-71416,035Mike McQueenBill SingerLarry JasterBill SingerTom House546635-89
1972-09-10@ SDN137L  0-165-7240Ron ReedMike CorkinsMike CorkinsRon Reed 546636-90
1972-09-10@ SDN138W  4-165-7245,295Phil NiekroSteve ArlinPhil NiekroSteve Arlin 550637-87
1972-09-12vs CIN139L  5-765-7344,050 Jimmy FreemanWayne SimpsonPedro BorbonDenny McLainClay Carroll555644-89
1972-09-13vs CIN140L  6-865-7443,141 Mike McQueenJack BillinghamTom HallJoe Hoerner 561652-91
1972-09-16vs SFN141L  5-866-7540 Ron ReedJim WilloughbyJim WilloughbyRon Reed 566660-94
1972-09-16vs SFN142W  5-266-7545,461 Phil NiekroFrank RebergerPhil NiekroFrank Reberger 571662-91
1972-09-17vs SFN143W  7-467-7547,130 Jimmy FreemanRon BryantJim HardinRandy MoffittTom House578666-88
1972-09-19vs HOU144L  3-567-7542,126 Mike McQueenDon WilsonDon WilsonMike McQueenMike Cosgrove581671-90
1972-09-20vs HOU145W  13-667-7542,061 George StoneTom GriffinGeorge StoneTom GriffinRon Schueler594677-83
1972-09-22vs SDN146W  2-068-7542,476 Phil NiekroMike CaldwellPhil NiekroMike Caldwell 596677-81
1972-09-23vs SDN147L  1-468-7642,719 Jimmy FreemanSteve ArlinSteve ArlinJimmy Freeman 597681-84
1972-09-24vs SDN148L  1-268-7743,914 Mike McQueenClay KirbyClay KirbyMike McQueenMike Corkins598683-85
1972-09-26@ CIN149W  10-969-7747,234Jim HardinDon GullettJim HardinDon GullettCecil Upshaw608692-84
1972-09-27@ CIN150W  8-570-7747,033Phil NiekroRoss GrimsleyPhil NiekroRoss Grimsley 616697-81
1972-09-29@ SFN151L  3-1470-7843,042Jimmy FreemanRon BryantRon BryantJimmy Freeman 619711-92
1972-09-30@ SFN152L  1-370-7944,238Mike McQueenJim BarrJim BarrMike McQueen 620714-94
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttATL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1972-10-01@ SFN153L  2-670-80417,872George StoneSam McDowellSam McDowellGeorge StoneElias Sosa622720-98
1972-10-03vs LAN154L  5-670-8142,066 Phil NiekroDon SuttonDon SuttonPhil Niekro 627726-99
1972-10-04vs LAN155L  1-470-8242,434 Larry JasterClaude OsteenClaude OsteenLarry Jaster 628730-102


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