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Baseball on Sunday, July 16, 1972

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles6BoxJim Palmer (13-4)Wilbur Wood (13-10)BAL  B Powell (9)Paul Blair (9.6)
Kansas City Royals0Detroit Tigers2BoxBill Slayback (3-3)Roger Nelson (2-4)DET  N Cash (17), A Rodriguez (4)Aurelio Rodriguez (17.6)
California Angels1Milwaukee Brewers0Box G1Rudy May (3-7)Jim Colborn (2-1)NoneLeo Cardenas (9.5)
California Angels1Milwaukee Brewers2Box G2Bill Parsons (7-7)Rickey Clark (4-9)NoneGeorge Scott (32.5)
Boston Red Sox6Minnesota Twins1BoxMarty Pattin (7-8)Bert Blyleven (9-11)BOS  D Cater (6), R Smith (11)Reggie Smith (25.7)
Oakland Athletics5New York Yankees2BoxDave Hamilton (6-3)Mel Stottlemyre (9-11)NYA  J Ellis (2)  OAK  M Epstein (16), J Rudi (9)Mike Epstein (14.1)
Cleveland Indians2Texas Rangers3BoxHoracio Pina (2-3)Ed Farmer (1-2)NoneLou Camilli (20.9)
Atlanta Braves3Chicago Cubs5BoxJack Aker (4-0)George Stone (3-7)CHN  J Cardenal (10)Don Kessinger (38.3)
Montreal Expos2Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDon Sutton (11-5)Bill Stoneman (8-7)NoneBill Buckner (22.2)
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G1Dave Giusti (4-4)Fred Gladding (2-4)NoneManny Sanguillen (13.0)
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G2Bruce Kison (4-2)Don Wilson (5-7)NoneWillie Stargell (14.0)
New York Mets3San Diego Padres7BoxBill Greif (5-11)Jerry Koosman (6-5)NYN  D Schneck (2)Enzo Hernandez (24.1)
Philadelphia Phillies7San Francisco Giants10BoxJim Barr (3-2)Woodie Fryman (3-10)PHI  R Freed (4), G Luzinski (10)  SFN  T Fuentes (6), G Maddox (6)Tito Fuentes (24.4)
Cincinnati Reds4St. Louis Cardinals1BoxJack Billingham (6-9)Don Durham (0-1)CIN  B Tolan (5)Matty Alou (19.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers4635.568--28525222-1824-17W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4536.5561.027521622-1623-20W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox3839.4946.033734417-2521-14W1Game Log
New York Yankees3741.4747.526325815-2722-14L4Game Log
Cleveland Indians3446.42511.522327013-2721-19L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3247.40513.023131114-2918-18W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics5230.634--32724327-1325-17W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4538.5427.530730714-2731-11L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins4238.5259.029727517-2225-16L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4141.50011.031527216-2525-16L2Game Log
California Angels3846.45215.026632515-2323-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3548.42217.528233514-2721-21W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5230.634--38627625-1627-14W4Game Log
New York Mets4734.5804.528529423-1524-19L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4239.5199.531131920-1822-21L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4441.5189.537430319-2525-16W1Game Log
Montreal Expos3645.44415.526233316-2520-20L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2954.34923.527636313-2516-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5131.622--38129231-1120-20W6Game Log
Houston Astros4838.5585.040035328-2020-18L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4340.5188.530728524-2019-20W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3946.45913.533138221-2817-19L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3850.43216.037239023-2015-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres3152.37320.525434916-1815-34W1Game Log

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