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Baseball on Saturday, July 08, 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
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles1Box G1Rich Hand (6-6)Pat Dobson (10-8)BAL  B Grich (6)Bobby Grich (30.2)
Texas Rangers3Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Casey Cox (2-0)Doyle Alexander (3-5)TEX  L Randle (2)Len Randle (61.6)
Boston Red Sox3California Angels4BoxSteve Barber (2-1)Bill Lee (5-3)NoneBob Montgomery (15.8)
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox5BoxStan Bahnsen (11-9)Bill Slayback (1-3)CHA  D Allen (17)  DET  A Rodriguez (3)Dick Allen (17.4)
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians2BoxMike Kilkenny (2-1)Roger Nelson (2-3)KCA  L Piniella (6)Alex Johnson (9.9)
New York Yankees1Minnesota Twins0BoxMel Stottlemyre (8-10)Wayne Granger (3-1)NYA  B Allen (2)Bernie Allen (41.2)
Milwaukee Brewers0Oakland Athletics7BoxCatfish Hunter (10-4)Gary Ryerson (1-1)OAK  S Bando (8), D Duncan (12), M Epstein (14), J Rudi (8)Mike Epstein (10.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Atlanta Braves3BoxSteve Blass (10-2)Ron Reed (7-9)ATL  D Evans (11), R Garr (5)Gene Clines (13.0)
Chicago Cubs2Cincinnati Reds3BoxGary Nolan (12-2)Rick Reuschel (3-1)CHN  J Hickman (9)Johnny Bench (17.2)
San Francisco Giants12Montreal Expos1BoxJuan Marichal (3-10)Ernie McAnally (1-11)SFN  B Williams (2)Dave Rader (22.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers1New York Mets4BoxJim McAndrew (6-3)Pete Mikkelsen (1-4)NoneManny Mota (20.9)
San Diego Padres8Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGary Ross (3-1)Dick Selma (1-8)SDN  N Colbert (17)John Bateman (45.0)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxReggie Cleveland (10-4)Jerry Reuss (5-8)NoneTed Simmons (16.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles4033.548--24319022-1618-17L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers3933.5420.524722821-1718-16L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox3435.4934.030930813-2121-14L1Game Log
New York Yankees3436.4864.523222412-2622-10W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3140.4378.019423811-2520-15W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2942.40810.021128013-2616-16L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4727.635--29522023-1324-14W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4232.5685.028226812-2230-10W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3735.5149.024724617-2220-13L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals3637.49310.527824211-2125-16L1Game Log
California Angels3442.44714.024729813-2121-21W1Game Log
Texas Rangers3243.42715.526230513-2419-19W3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4727.635--36025224-1323-14W1Game Log
New York Mets4430.5953.026827121-1423-16W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4034.5417.028628020-1820-16W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs3937.5139.032125517-2522-12L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3242.43215.023030714-2418-18L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2649.34721.523131912-2314-26L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4529.608--34126828-1117-18W1Game Log
Houston Astros4433.5712.535330924-1520-18L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3936.5206.528124921-1818-18L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3741.47410.030734619-2417-18L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3348.40715.533436120-1913-29W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2848.36818.022532014-1614-32W2Game Log

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