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Baseball on Monday, April 24, 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
California Angels4Texas Rangers6BoxPaul Lindblad (1-1)Andy Messersmith (1-2)CAL  L Cardenas (2), J Spencer (1)Toby Harrah (50.2)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros3BoxJim Ray (2-0)Fergie Jenkins (0-2)CHN  R Santo (2)  HOU  J Edwards (2), L May (3)Ron Santo (16.8)
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
Texas Rangers53.6251.029301-34-0W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins32.6000.526152-21-0W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals36.3332.515220-63-0L6Game Log
California Angels26.2503.019400-42-2L5Game 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
St. Louis Cardinals26.2504.024262-40-2W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs27.2224.529401-61-1L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers72.778--44205-12-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros72.778--57385-02-2W7Game 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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