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Baseball on Wednesday, July 12, 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
Kansas City Royals11Baltimore Orioles4BoxTed Abernathy (2-1)Grant Jackson (0-1)BAL  D Johnson (2), B Powell (7)  KCA  C Rojas (2)Boog Powell (35.7)
New York Yankees5California Angels0BoxMel Stottlemyre (9-10)Lloyd Allen (2-6)NoneMel Stottlemyre (14.5)
Chicago White Sox5Cleveland Indians4BoxWilbur Wood (13-9)Ray Lamb (2-4)CHA  R Reichardt (5), W Williams (2)  CLE  R Fosse (6), R Lolich (2)Walt Williams (30.1)
Texas Rangers1Detroit Tigers3BoxBill Slayback (2-3)Casey Cox (2-1)NoneJim Northrup (28.1)
Milwaukee Brewers1Minnesota Twins7BoxBert Blyleven (9-10)Ken Brett (5-9)MIN  B Darwin (11), R Renick (2), E Soderholm (10)Bobby Darwin (14.6)
Boston Red Sox7Oakland Athletics6BoxBill Lee (6-3)Rollie Fingers (5-3)BOS  C Fisk (12)  OAK  D Duncan (14), A Mangual (2)Angel Mangual (30.5)
Houston Astros10Chicago Cubs6BoxDave Roberts (8-4)Rick Reuschel (3-2)CHN  J Hickman (10), B Williams (19)  HOU  L May (18), N Miller (2), J Wynn 2 (16)Billy Williams (43.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds6BoxWayne Simpson (5-3)Luke Walker (3-5)CIN  J Bench 2 (24), T Perez (14)Tony Perez (18.4)
San Diego Padres6Montreal Expos5BoxMike Corkins (1-5)Bill Stoneman (8-6)SDN  C Gaston (4), L Stahl (5)Cito Gaston (27.9)
San Francisco Giants0New York Mets4BoxJon Matlack (9-5)Sam McDowell (8-7)NoneBud Harrelson (30.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Philadelphia Phillies5BoxTommy John (8-4)Bill Champion (4-9)NoneManny Mota (18.7)
Atlanta Braves0St. Louis Cardinals7BoxBob Gibson (9-5)Ron Schueler (3-4)SLN  L Brock (2), B Gibson (3)Lou Brock (18.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers4334.558--27224422-1821-16W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4136.5322.025320822-1619-20L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox3736.5074.032431916-2221-14W3Game Log
New York Yankees3737.5004.525623715-2722-10W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3244.42110.521226211-2521-19L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3045.40012.021930214-2916-16L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4830.615--30623623-1325-17L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox4534.5703.529928514-2331-11W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3937.5138.027226217-2222-15W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4038.5138.030725915-2225-16W1Game Log
California Angels3644.45013.025731313-2123-23L2Game Log
Texas Rangers3346.41815.527432414-2719-19L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4829.623--37026725-1523-14L2Game Log
New York Mets4533.5773.527728421-1424-19W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4136.5327.030329720-1821-18W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4239.5198.035628119-2523-14L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3444.43614.524832614-2420-20L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2852.35021.525734112-2316-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4731.603--35728628-1119-20W2Game Log
Houston Astros4734.5801.538633527-1620-18W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4238.5256.030027124-2018-18W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3843.46910.531636420-2517-19L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3649.42414.535037123-2013-29L1Game Log
San Diego Padres3050.37518.024434116-1814-32W1Game Log

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