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Baseball on Friday, June 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
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians1BoxFritz Peterson (6-8)Milt Wilcox (6-7)NYA  B Allen (1)Bernie Allen (23.9)
Minnesota Twins0Kansas City Royals5BoxPaul Splittorff (6-4)Jim Perry (6-6)KCA  J Mayberry (6)John Mayberry (15.6)
Boston Red Sox1Milwaukee Brewers8BoxKen Brett (3-8)John Curtis (3-3)NoneRick Auerbach (19.6)
California Angels2Oakland Athletics1BoxNolan Ryan (7-5)Dave Hamilton (4-1)CAL  B Oliver (9)  OAK  R Jackson (14)Bob Oliver (48.6)
Chicago White Sox3Texas Rangers4BoxPaul Lindblad (3-2)Wilbur Wood (11-6)TEX  T Ford (6), F Howard (5)Jim Lyttle (36.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs2BoxSteve Blass (9-1)Fergie Jenkins (8-6)NoneVic Davalillo (15.4)
Houston Astros1Cincinnati Reds7BoxRoss Grimsley (4-2)Jerry Reuss (5-6)CIN  J Bench (19)Johnny Bench (14.2)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxAl Downing (4-3)Phil Niekro (7-6)LAN  F Robinson (10)Frank Robinson (18.5)
Philadelphia Phillies1Montreal Expos2BoxMike Torrez (8-3)Jim Nash (1-2)NoneRon Fairly (53.4)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres4BoxSteve Arlin (7-6)Sam McDowell (8-5)SDN  N Colbert (14)Enzo Hernandez (24.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers3224.571--19716517-1115-13W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3125.5541.019015215-1416-11L1Game Log
New York Yankees2629.4735.51871839-2017-9W6Game Log
Boston Red Sox2430.4447.023626110-1714-13L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2431.4367.515017911-1813-13L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1936.34512.51532198-2111-15W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3819.667--22916918-920-10L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox3523.6033.522721411-1924-4L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3025.5457.019617814-1616-9L2Game Log
California Angels2832.46711.519423010-1618-16W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2630.46411.52061888-1918-11W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2534.42414.02052328-1917-15W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3721.638--28520118-919-12W1Game Log
New York Mets3722.6270.522721518-1219-10W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3424.5863.026118314-1520-9L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2632.44811.021523712-1714-15W2Game Log
Montreal Expos2633.44111.517723412-2114-12W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2137.36216.017724210-2011-17L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds3724.607--28923423-914-15W1Game Log
Houston Astros3725.5970.528224320-1117-14L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3426.5672.521718118-1316-13W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2731.4668.523826714-1713-14L3Game Log
San Diego Padres2139.35015.516624310-1411-25W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2245.32818.026131515-177-28L1Game Log

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