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Baseball on Sunday, April 23, 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
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox3BoxStan Bahnsen (2-1)Mike Hedlund (0-2)CHA  D Allen (2)Dick Allen (33.7)
Baltimore Orioles1Cleveland Indians2BoxGaylord Perry (2-1)Mike Cuellar (0-1)NoneGaylord Perry (11.3)
Detroit Tigers0Milwaukee Brewers3BoxJim Slaton (1-1)Les Cain (0-1)MIL  B Conigliaro (1)George Scott (9.2)
Oakland Athletics4Minnesota Twins8BoxBert Blyleven (2-0)Ken Holtzman (1-1)MIN  B Darwin (4)  OAK  R Jackson (1)Bobby Darwin (20.7)
California Angels2Texas Rangers5BoxJim Panther (1-0)Nolan Ryan (1-1)CAL  L Cardenas (1)  TEX  D Mincher (1)Don Mincher (22.0)
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves4BoxRon Schueler (1-0)Jim McGlothlin (0-1)ATL  H Aaron (2), D Evans (3)Jim Breazeale (60.2)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxClay Kirby (2-0)Tommy John (1-1)LAN  W Crawford (2)Enzo Hernandez (16.0)
St. Louis Cardinals6Montreal Expos1BoxScipio Spinks (1-1)Steve Renko (1-1)NoneTed Simmons (15.1)
Chicago Cubs2New York Mets8Box G1Jon Matlack (1-0)Milt Pappas (1-1)NYN  J Fregosi (1), C Jones (1)Cleon Jones (33.3)
Chicago Cubs6New York Mets7Box G2Jim McAndrew (1-0)Phil Regan (0-1)NoneJerry Grote (41.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBucky Brandon (1-0)Bob Miller (0-1)PHI  D Johnson (1), G Luzinski (3)Greg Luzinski (59.0)
Houston Astros13San Francisco Giants7BoxGeorge Culver (1-0)Don McMahon (0-1)HOU  L May (2), B Watson (2)  SFN  D Kingman (2), C Speier (1)Lee May (73.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles53.625--25191-24-1L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians43.5710.521192-12-2W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox33.5001.023230-13-2W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers33.5001.018162-31-0L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers23.4001.512141-21-1W1Game Log
New York Yankees24.3332.017250-42-0L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics42.667--20170-14-1L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox53.6251.028130-35-0W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins32.6000.526152-21-0W2Game Log
Texas Rangers43.5710.523261-33-0W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals36.3332.515220-63-0L6Game Log
California Angels25.2862.515340-32-2L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos51.833--22182-03-1L1Game Log
New York Mets42.6671.023170-14-1W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates43.5711.525242-22-1L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies43.5711.522211-13-2W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs26.2504.027371-51-1L5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals26.2504.024262-40-2W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers72.778--44205-12-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros62.7500.554365-01-2W6Game Log
San Diego Padres45.4443.020341-23-3W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants45.4443.037454-20-3L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves37.3004.533501-22-5W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds25.2864.034371-21-3L2Game Log

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