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Baseball on Friday, June 02, 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
Oakland Athletics1Baltimore Orioles5BoxJim Palmer (6-3)Vida Blue (0-2)BAL  P Blair (3)Paul Blair (23.6)
New York Yankees1Chicago White Sox6BoxWilbur Wood (8-3)Fritz Peterson (3-7)CHA  B Melton (4), R Reichardt (1)  NYA  R Torres (2)Rick Reichardt (23.4)
California Angels4Cleveland Indians3BoxClyde Wright (4-2)Vince Colbert (0-3)CAL  K McMullen (1)Ken McMullen (22.4)
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers5BoxFred Scherman (2-0)Dave LaRoche (1-3)DET  I Brown (1)  MIN  D Thompson (2)Danny Thompson (26.1)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals9BoxDick Drago (3-4)Lew Krausse (1-3)NoneLou Piniella (22.9)
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJim Lonborg (3-2)Bill Gogolewski (3-5)MIL  P Ratliff (1)Paul Ratliff (23.1)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxTommy John (4-3)Reggie Cleveland (4-4)NoneWillie Crawford (39.5)
Houston Astros7Montreal Expos1BoxLarry Dierker (5-2)Mike Torrez (4-3)HOU  C Cedeno (3), L May (9), B Watson (9)Bob Watson (16.6)
Atlanta Braves6New York Mets1BoxPhil Niekro (7-4)Gary Gentry (3-3)ATL  R Carty (4), D Evans (7)  NYN  J Milner (4)Rico Carty (38.6)
Cincinnati Reds6Philadelphia Phillies3BoxDon Gullett (2-2)Wayne Twitchell (2-1)CIN  J Bench 2 (12)  PHI  M Ryan (1)Tom Hutton (31.8)
Chicago Cubs2San Diego Padres1BoxJack Aker (1-0)Clay Kirby (3-6)NoneKen Rudolph (35.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Francisco Giants7BoxJuan Marichal (2-8)Bob Johnson (0-3)SFN  B Bonds (8), E Goodson (3), D Kingman (13)Ed Goodson (18.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2217.564--14511011-811-9W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2117.5530.51281116-1115-6W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1918.5142.01011009-1110-7L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1620.4444.51381638-138-7L1Game Log
New York Yankees1722.4365.01201315-1412-8L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1422.3896.5991337-127-10W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2513.658--15212610-815-5L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2314.6221.515311011-1012-4L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2316.5902.51421326-1417-2W1Game Log
California Angels1923.4528.01291695-1214-11W4Game Log
Texas Rangers1725.40510.01341686-1411-11L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1524.38510.51351234-1611-8W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets3012.714--16613914-716-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2416.6005.01951529-815-8L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2218.5507.01701249-1213-6W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1823.43911.51271767-1611-7L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1626.38114.01271649-137-13L6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1627.37214.51531936-1510-12L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2717.614--18012116-811-9W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2518.5811.520718017-88-10W5Game Log
Houston Astros2518.5811.520518415-610-12W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1922.4636.516519810-129-10W4Game Log
San Diego Padres1627.37210.51161507-99-18L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants1731.35412.019522511-116-20W2Game Log

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