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1972 BOSTON RED SOX

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  85-70   .548
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Eddie Kasko
General Manager:   Dick O'Connell
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,441,718
Playoffs: Season in progress

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Luis Aparicio (38)
Youngest Player:  Dwight Evans (20)
Longest Tenure:  Carl Yastrzemski (12)
Top Hitter:  Carlton Fisk (8)
Top Pitcher:  Luis Tiant (11)
Top Draft Pick:  Joel Bishop (#16)

Roster Continuity:  72.52%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit8670.551--
Boston8570.5480.5
Baltimore8074.5195.0
NY Yankees7976.5106.5
Cleveland7284.46214.0
Milwaukee6591.41721.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
4Tommy Harperof-3b1131UDFA: 1960MLB1445569214129214492576710491544.254.341.3880216641435845.2.287
6Rico Petrocelliss-3b3229UDFA: 1962MLB14752162125152157501789129248.240.339.3630189607411704.6.263
2Doug Griffin2b48251965-21-407MLB12947043122121235924548261537.260.325.3020142535375523.7.284
7Reggie Smithof1227UDFA: 1963MLB1314677512625421741546863412048.270.365.4750222543357926.9.271
27Carlton Fiskc8241967-1-4MLB131457741342892261525283461011.293.370.5381000246514337977.7.318
8Carl Yastrzemskiof2732UDFA: 1958MLB125455701201821268546744430913.264.357.3910178535361735.4.265
11Luis Aparicioss6538UDFA: 1954MLB1104364711226333933262820558.257.299.3510153474345534.2.266
5Danny Cater1b-of5532UDFA: 1958MLB923173275171839011533221716.237.270.3720118342267323.2.237
14Ben Oglivieof-231968-11-248MLB94253276110283011186112014.241.293.391099273198283.9.286
12John Kennedy3b-ss-31UDFA: 1961MLB71212225211122201184034223.245.311.335071237168233.7.291
20Juan Beniquezof-22UDFA: 1969MLB3399102441182071100022.242.287.33303310879113.7.258
16Rick Millerof-241969-2-37MLB899813214131502112700111.214.291.36703611182103.2.261
33Marty Pattinp-291965-7-127MLB388641230290012700702.140.149.24402194830-0.1.175
1Phil Gagliano2b-of-30UDFA: 1960MLB52829214101010101300111.256.333.3290279464104.4.300
24Duane Josephsonc-30UDFA: 1964MLB2682112241170241110105.268.310.378031886883.3.300
10Bob Montgomeryc-28UDFA: 1962MLB247772210270031700011.286.309.377029815784.0.339
3Bob Burda1b-of-33UDFA: 1958MLB457341210290081103123.164.241.260019846731.4.161
42Sonny Siebertp-35UDFA: 1958MLB3372111740190052120105.236.304.333024806152.3.320
24,40Dwight Evansrf-of-201969-5-107MLB185721531160071300002.263.344.404023644484.9.326
23Luis Tiantp-31UDFA: 1962MLB43563610040021800301.107.138.125076154-3-1.4.158
22John Curtisp-241968-1-10MLB27532500010022300300.094.127.094055851-4-2.1.167
36Lynn McGlothenp-221968-3-60MLB225361030040011400311.189.200.245013584810.7.250
44Andy Koscoof-30UDFA: 1959MLB17475102136002910004.213.260.489023504153.6.200
21Ray Culpp-30-MLB16333700020011500400.212.235.21207383000.1.389
43Gary Petersp-35UDFA: 1956MLB3330262001001700011.200.219.26708322611.2.250
17Cecil Cooper1b-221968-6-128MLB1217041002002501000.235.316.29405191313.0.333
37Bill Leep-251968-22-507MLB4716330111000700000.187.187.50008161323.1.250
18Lew Kraussep-29UDFA: 1962MLB2416021000000800000.125.125.187031614-1-1.4.250
44Bob Gallagherof-231971-4-91MLB75000000000300000.000.000.0000055--.000
48Vic Correllc-261967-9-170MLB14120001000100000.500.500.5000242111.6.667
19Ken Tatump-281966-6-82MLB222000000001000000.000.333.000003201.6.000
28Don Newhauserp-241967-2-24MLB312000000000000000.000.000.0000022--.000
26Bobby Bolinp-33UDFA: 1957MLB212000000000000000.000.000.0000022--.000
29Roger Moretp-22UDFA: 1968MLB31000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
55Bob Vealep-36UDFA: 1958MLB61000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (35 players)1555208640128922934124594663052285837495648111.248.318.3766941958587141646674.3.273

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
33Marty Pattin16291965-7-127MLB17133.24383513420253.0232102911965168411.178.250.682.315.980.39.2770.80
42Sonny Siebert5935UDFA: 1958MLB12123.8032307300196.1204105831759123401.349.350.782.705.640.48.2961.27
23Luis Tiant1131UDFA: 1962MLB1561.914319126123179.01284538765123001.086.440.353.276.180.53.2400.60
22John Curtis61241968-1-10MLB1183.7326218320154.11616964850106601.379.390.472.926.180.47.3190.90
36Lynn McGlothen-221968-3-60MLB873.4122224100145.01356655959112401.348.380.563.666.950.53.2961.06
21Ray Culp-30-MLB584.4616164100105.0104605285352211.508.910.694.544.461.02.2820.73
43Gary Peters-35UDFA: 1956MLB334.323340017185.1914841103867101.519.601.054.017.070.57.3250.80
37Bill Lee62251968-22-507MLB743.204700016584.175313053243401.278.000.533.424.590.74.2761.57
18Lew Krausse-29UDFA: 1962MLB136.38247008160.274484392835201.6810.981.344.155.190.80.3321.32
28Don Newhauser-241967-2-24MLB422.433100017437.030111022527101.497.300.496.086.570.93.2690.79
26Bobby Bolin-33UDFA: 1957MLB012.932100014530.224111031127001.147.040.883.237.920.41.2500.85
19Ken Tatum-281966-6-82MLB023.072200014429.132121031515201.609.820.924.604.601.00.3021.02
55Bob Veale-36UDFA: 1958MLB200.006000328.02000310000.632.250.003.3811.250.30.1430.45
29Roger Moret-22UDFA: 1968MLB003.603000005.0532064002.209.000.0010.807.201.50.3330.18
25Stan Williams-35-MLB006.233000104.1533013101.3810.380.002.086.230.33.3570.80
39Mike Garman-221967-1-3MLB0110.803100103.1444121001.8010.802.705.402.702.00.2501.75
15Mike Nagy-241966-6-104MLB009.001000002.0322002101.5013.500.000.009.000.00.5000.50
Totals: (35 players)85703.501551554818107251,38313096205381245129183221.318.520.663.335.980.56.284 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Carlton FiskC1311143846721510.9847.23 
Carlton FiskC131846721510.9840.00 
Bob MontgomeryC221841201022.9856.35 
Duane JosephsonC645180001.0003.58 
Vic CorrellC1991001.00010.00 
Vic CorrellC191001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny Cater1B9072765661565.9938.87 
Danny Cater1B9065661565.9930.00 
Carl Yastrzemski1B4237135733434.9909.46 
Duane Josephson1B16135137938.9809.72 
Bob Burda1B151227113.9920.00 
Bob Burda1B151251227113.9929.29 
Cecil Cooper1B321190021.0008.14 
Cecil Cooper1B3190021.0000.00 
Phil Gagliano1B230001.0000.00 
Phil Gagliano1B2230001.00013.50 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug Griffin2B12911443213311581.9785.13 
John Kennedy2B272106266521.9625.48 
Phil Gagliano2B42759001.0004.63 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rico Petrocelli3B14612731462781338.9703.00 
John Kennedy3B158641030.8241.46 
Phil Gagliano3B5231310.8001.57 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Luis AparicioSS1091833041654.9680.00 
Luis AparicioSS1089351833041654.9684.69 
Juan BeniquezSS2738881419.9000.00 
Juan BeniquezSS2722738881419.9005.00 
John KennedySS272204465513.9564.46 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tommy HarperOF1441182321454.9852.47 
Reggie SmithOF1291115247852.9812.06 
Carl YastrzemskiOF837101411041.9741.91 
Rick MillerOF7528580730.9672.75 
Ben OglivieOF6553098522.9811.75 
Dwight EvansOF17145253001.0001.74 
Dwight EvansOF17253001.0000.00 
Phil GaglianoOF127322310.9623.08 
Andy KoscoOF12100191001.0001.80 
Bob BurdaOF120001.0000.00 
Bob BurdaOF1620001.0003.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill LeeP4784624021.0003.21 
Luis TiantP4317972411.9691.56 
Marty PattinP38253193812.9832.03 
Gary PetersP3385310001.0001.37 
Sonny SiebertP32196243022.9642.48 
Don NewhauserP313706001.0001.46 
John CurtisP2615442324.9311.58 
John CurtisP2615442324.9311.58 
Lew KrausseP2460511001.0002.39 
Lynn McGlothenP221451731021.0002.98 
Ken TatumP22291410.8331.55 
Bobby BolinP21301410.8331.49 
Bobby BolinP21301410.8331.49 
Ray CulpP161051214011.0002.23 
Ray CulpP161051214011.0002.23 
Bob VealeP6802001.0002.25 
Mike GarmanP330000.0000.00 
Roger MoretP350000.0000.00 
Stan WilliamsP3401001.0002.20 
Mike NagyP120000.0000.00 


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