TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!

Baseball on Friday, June 09, 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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
California Angels5Boston Red Sox6BoxMarty Pattin (2-7)Eddie Fisher (2-3)BOS  D Cater (1), R Petrocelli (2)  CAL  A Kusnyer (2), B Oliver (6)Art Kusnyer (27.2)
Milwaukee Brewers2Chicago White Sox3BoxWilbur Wood (9-4)Skip Lockwood (2-6)CHA  B Melton (6)Bill Melton (20.7)
Minnesota Twins1Cleveland Indians7BoxGaylord Perry (10-4)Bert Blyleven (7-5)CLE  J Brohamer 2 (2), G Perry (1)Gaylord Perry (18.0)
Oakland Athletics10Detroit Tigers5BoxDarold Knowles (1-0)Chuck Seelbach (2-2)DET  N Cash (10), D McAuliffe (3)  OAK  S Bando (3), O Brown (1), G Tenace (2)Gene Tenace (49.5)
New York Yankees0Kansas City Royals1BoxJim Rooker (3-2)Mike Kekich (4-5)NoneBobby Murcer (6.9)
Baltimore Orioles7Texas Rangers2BoxMike Cuellar (3-5)Rich Hand (2-4)TEX  F Howard (4)Andy Etchebarren (27.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxSteve Blass (7-1)Don Sutton (8-1)LAN  F Robinson (8)Roberto Clemente (10.7)
Cincinnati Reds6Montreal Expos3BoxWayne Simpson (3-1)Carl Morton (2-7)CIN  J Bench (15), P Rose (1)Johnny Bench (27.6)
Houston Astros4New York Mets2BoxKen Forsch (3-2)Jon Matlack (6-2)HOU  L Howard (1)Fred Gladding (15.3)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxChris Short (1-1)George Stone (0-4)ATL  D Baker (2)  PHI  W Montanez (4)Dusty Baker (24.9)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Diego Padres2BoxBob Gibson (4-5)Bill Greif (3-9)SLN  M Alou (2), J Torre (8)Joe Torre (31.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2520.556--16713811-814-12L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2322.5112.01541317-1116-11W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2122.4883.01261339-1112-11W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1923.4524.516018710-169-7W1Game Log
New York Yankees1927.4136.51551707-1912-8L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1626.3817.51141598-158-11L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3213.711--19014117-815-5W7Game Log
Chicago White Sox2718.6005.01681606-1421-4W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2518.5816.016714213-1412-4L2Game Log
California Angels2226.45811.51611948-1514-11L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2026.43512.51651464-1616-10W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2028.41713.51641907-1513-13L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets3216.667--18516714-718-9L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3116.6600.524116716-815-8W7Game Log
Chicago Cubs2520.5565.518713612-1413-6L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2128.42911.517720311-1610-12W5Game Log
Montreal Expos2027.42611.51401957-1613-11L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1929.39613.01491829-1310-16W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds3019.612--23419722-98-10W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3020.6000.519013616-814-12L1Game Log
Houston Astros2821.5712.022120018-910-12W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2225.4687.018721913-159-10L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1633.32714.01291887-99-24L9Game Log
San Francisco Giants1737.31515.520925911-116-26L6Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.