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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
11Luis AparicioSSMLB5-9160RightRight4/29/193438Maracaibo,Venezuela1954UDFA CHW

20Juan BeniquezOFMLB5-11165RightRight5/13/195022San Sebastian,Puerto Rico1969UDFA BOS
26Bobby BolinPMLB6-4200RightRight1/29/193933Hickory Grove,South Carolina1957UDFA Nyg
3Bob Burda1B-OFMLB5-11180LeftLeft7/16/193833St. Louis,Missouri1958UDFA STL
5Danny Cater1B-OFMLB6-0180RightRight2/25/194032Austin,Texas1958UDFA PHI
17Cecil Cooper1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft9/20/194922Brenham,Texas19686128BOS
48Vic CorrellCMLB5-10185RightRight2/5/194626Washington,DC19679170CLE
21Ray CulpPMLB6-0200RightRight8/6/194130Elgin,TexasUDFA 
22John CurtisPMLB6-2185LeftLeft3/9/194824Newton,Massachusetts1968110BOS
24,40Dwight EvansRF-OFMLB6-2205RightRight11/3/195120Santa Monica,California19695107BOS
27Carlton FiskCMLB6-2220RightRight12/26/194724Bellows Falls,Vermont196714BOS
1Phil Gagliano2B-OFMLB6-1185RightRight12/27/194130Memphis,Tennessee1960UDFA STL
44Bob GallagherOFMLB6-3185LeftLeft7/7/194823Newton,Massachusetts1971491MIN
39Mike GarmanPMLB6-3215RightRight9/16/194922Caldwell,Idaho196713BOS
2Doug Griffin2BMLB6-0170RightRight6/4/194725South Gate,California196521407CAL
4Tommy HarperOF-3BMLB5-10168RightRight10/14/194031Oak Grove,Louisiana1960UDFA CIN
24Duane JosephsonCMLB6-0195RightRight6/3/194230New Hampton,Iowa1964UDFA CHW
12John Kennedy3B-SSMLB6-0185RightRight5/29/194131Chicago,Illinois1961UDFA Wa2
44Andy KoscoOFMLB6-3207RightRight10/5/194130Youngstown,Ohio1959UDFA DET
18Lew KraussePMLB6-0167RightRight4/25/194329Media,Pennsylvania1962UDFA Kca
37Bill LeePMLB6-3210LeftLeft12/28/194625Burbank,California196822507BOS
36Lynn McGlothenPMLB6-2195LeftRight3/27/195022Monroe,Louisiana1968360BOS
16Rick MillerOFMLB6-0185LeftLeft4/19/194824Grand Rapids,Michigan1969237BOS
10Bob MontgomeryCMLB6-1203RightRight4/16/194428Nashville,Tennessee1962UDFA BOS
29Roger MoretPMLB6-4175BothLeft9/16/194922Guayama,Puerto Rico1968UDFA BOS
15Mike NagyPMLB6-3200RightRight3/25/194824Bronx,New York19666104BOS
28Don NewhauserPMLB6-4200RightRight11/7/194724Miami,Florida1967224BOS
14Ben OglivieOFMLB6-2170LeftLeft2/11/194923Colon,Panama196811248BOS
33Marty PattinPMLB5-11180RightRight4/6/194329Charleston,Illinois19657127CAL
43Gary PetersPMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/21/193735Grove City,Pennsylvania1956UDFA CHW
6Rico PetrocelliSS-3BMLB6-0185RightRight6/27/194329Brooklyn,New York1962UDFA BOS
42Sonny SiebertPMLB6-3198RightRight1/14/193735St. Marys,Missouri1958UDFA CLE
7Reggie SmithOFMLB6-0195BothRight4/2/194527Shreveport,Louisiana1963UDFA MIN
19Ken TatumPMLB6-2205RightRight4/25/194428Alexandria,Louisiana1966682DET
23Luis TiantPMLB5-11190RightRight11/23/194031Mariano,Cuba1962UDFA CLE
55Bob VealePMLB6-6212BothLeft10/28/193536Birmingham,Alabama1958UDFA PIT
25Stan WilliamsPMLB6-5230RightRight9/14/193635Enfield,New HampshireUDFA 
8Carl YastrzemskiOFMLB5-11188LeftRight8/22/193932Southampton,New York1958UDFA BOS
Team PersonnelPosition 
Ken ColemanBroadcaster 
Walt HriniakHitting Coach 
Stan JohnsonScout 
Eddie KaskoManager 
Don LenhardtFirst Base Coach 
John MacLeanBroadcaster 
Felix MaldonadoScout 
Dave MartinBroadcaster 
Ned MartinBroadcaster 
Dick O'ConnellGeneral Manager 
Johnny PeskyBroadcaster 
Eddie PopowskiThird Base Coach 
Lee StangePitching Coach 
Joe StephensonScout 
Larry ThomasScout 


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