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Baseball on Wednesday, July 05, 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
Minnesota Twins0Boston Red Sox2BoxMarty Pattin (5-8)Jim Perry (6-8)NoneCarl Yastrzemski (17.2)
Milwaukee Brewers0California Angels1BoxNolan Ryan (10-5)Earl Stephenson (2-1)NoneLeroy Stanton (9.2)
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago White Sox0BoxDave McNally (9-7)Wilbur Wood (12-9)BAL  B Robinson (3)Brooks Robinson (19.6)
Detroit Tigers2Kansas City Royals8BoxPaul Splittorff (8-4)Mickey Lolich (13-6)NoneFreddie Patek (25.9)
New York Yankees4Oakland Athletics1BoxSteve Kline (7-3)Ken Holtzman (11-6)NYA  F Alou (2), T Munson (4)Thurman Munson (22.4)
Chicago Cubs4Atlanta Braves1Box G1Fergie Jenkins (10-7)Ron Schueler (3-3)NoneJim Hickman (41.4)
Chicago Cubs2Atlanta Braves3Box G2Phil Niekro (8-7)Tom Phoebus (2-3)ATL  M Lum (4)  CHN  B Williams (16)Marty Perez (12.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Houston Astros4BoxBob Johnson (2-3)Ken Forsch (4-3)PIT  R Clemente (8), B Robertson (5)Bob Robertson (25.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Montreal Expos3BoxClaude Osteen (8-6)Balor Moore (0-3)MON  C Mashore (2)Willie Davis (25.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3930.565--23517921-1618-14W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers3732.5362.023221919-1618-16L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox3334.4935.030130112-2021-14W6Game Log
New York Yankees3235.4786.022321710-2522-10W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2839.41810.017922311-2517-14W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2741.39711.519626411-2516-16L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4625.648--28220523-1323-12L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4130.5775.027225812-2229-8L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3634.5149.524224317-2219-12L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals3535.50010.527123010-2025-15W2Game Log
California Angels3340.45214.023528413-2120-19W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2941.41416.524428910-2219-19L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4426.629--33624121-1223-14W1Game Log
New York Mets4328.6061.526326321-1422-14L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3834.5287.028127820-1818-16L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3835.5217.531424716-2322-12L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3140.43713.521928214-2417-16L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2546.35219.521729712-2313-23L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4428.611--33726428-1116-17W1Game Log
Houston Astros4430.5951.034829724-1320-17L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3735.5147.026324119-1718-18W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3539.47310.029532619-2415-16W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3147.39716.031434918-1813-29W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2547.34719.020831011-1514-32W1Game Log

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