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Baseball on Sunday, April 16, 1972

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Yankees1Baltimore Orioles3BoxPat Dobson (1-0)Mel Stottlemyre (0-1)NoneBrooks Robinson (15.8)
Texas Rangers5California Angels1BoxPete Broberg (1-0)Clyde Wright (0-1)NoneDick Billings (14.8)
Chicago White Sox1Kansas City Royals2Box G1Paul Splittorff (1-0)Stan Bahnsen (0-1)NoneAmos Otis (30.2)
Chicago White Sox3Kansas City Royals4Box G2Tom Burgmeier (2-0)Bart Johnson (0-2)NoneDick Allen (27.8)
Minnesota Twins3Oakland Athletics2BoxRay Corbin (1-0)Catfish Hunter (0-1)MIN  B Darwin (2)Rod Carew (27.9)
Philadelphia Phillies0Chicago Cubs4BoxBurt Hooton (1-0)Dick Selma (0-1)NoneRandy Hundley (20.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds10BoxGary Nolan (1-0)Al Downing (0-1)CIN  T Perez (1)Denis Menke (15.6)
San Francisco Giants10Houston Astros6BoxSam McDowell (1-0)Dave Roberts (0-1)HOU  T Helms (1), B Watson (1)  SFN  D Kingman (1)Dave Kingman (56.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates2New York Mets0BoxSteve Blass (1-0)Gary Gentry (0-1)NoneWillie Stargell (20.0)
Atlanta Braves5San Diego Padres1Box G1Ron Reed (1-0)Steve Arlin (0-1)NoneFelix Millan (21.2)
Atlanta Braves0San Diego Padres3Box G2Bill Greif (1-0)Pat Jarvis (0-1)NoneRafael Robles (14.7)
Montreal Expos3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxMike Marshall (1-0)Rick Wise (0-1)NoneRon Woods (34.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers101.000--511-00-0W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles101.000--310-01-0W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers101.000--320-01-0W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians01.0001.0150-00-1L1Game Log
New York Yankees01.0001.0130-10-0L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox01.0001.0230-10-0L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals301.000--850-03-0W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics11.5001.5660-01-1L1Game Log
Texas Rangers11.5001.5521-10-0W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins11.5001.5661-10-0W1Game Log
California Angels11.5001.5250-01-1L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox03.0003.0580-30-0L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos201.000--642-00-0W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies11.5001.0461-10-0L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs11.5001.0640-01-1W1Game Log
New York Mets11.5001.0420-01-1L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates11.5001.0241-10-0W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals02.0002.0460-00-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants201.000--1562-00-0W2Game Log
San Diego Padres21.6670.510100-02-1W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers11.5001.04111-10-0L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds11.5001.01140-01-1W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves12.3331.510101-20-0L1Game Log
Houston Astros02.0002.06150-00-2L2Game Log

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