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Baseball on Tuesday, August 01, 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 Yankees10Boston Red Sox4BoxMel Stottlemyre (11-11)Sonny Siebert (9-7)NYA  B Murcer (16)Johnny Callison (24.5)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians2BoxGaylord Perry (18-8)Dave McNally (10-9)CLE  B Bell (4)Buddy Bell (13.9)
Milwaukee Brewers9Detroit Tigers0BoxSkip Lockwood (5-9)Bill Slayback (4-5)MIL  J Lahoud (7)Ron Theobald (8.3)
Kansas City Royals0Oakland Athletics4BoxKen Holtzman (14-9)Paul Splittorff (9-7)OAK  R Jackson (21)Sal Bando (16.1)
Minnesota Twins3Texas Rangers0BoxDick Woodson (8-9)Pete Broberg (5-9)MIN  B Darwin (14)Danny Thompson (15.3)
San Diego Padres9Atlanta Braves0Box G1Clay Kirby (8-11)Ron Schueler (4-5)SDN  N Colbert 2 (27), C Gaston (5)Nate Colbert (28.6)
San Diego Padres11Atlanta Braves7Box G2Ed Acosta (3-5)Tom Kelley (5-7)ATL  D Evans (15)  SDN  N Colbert 3 (30)Nate Colbert (23.1)
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros1BoxWayne Simpson (7-4)George Culver (3-2)CIN  J Morgan (13)  HOU  J Wynn (18)Joe Morgan (35.2)
San Francisco Giants4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJerry Johnson (7-5)Jim Brewer (6-5)SFN  B Williams (3)Ken Henderson (25.1)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos3BoxMike Marshall (8-3)Jack Aker (4-2)NoneBilly Williams (13.2)
Philadelphia Phillies2New York Mets3Box G1Ray Sadecki (2-0)Bucky Brandon (5-4)NYN  C Jones (3)  PHI  D Money (9), B Robinson (2)Don Money (33.7)
Philadelphia Phillies4New York Mets1Box G2Steve Carlton (16-6)Jerry Koosman (7-7)NoneBill Robinson (41.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates4St. Louis Cardinals7BoxAl Santorini (5-7)Nelson Briles (9-5)NoneMatty Alou (40.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers5541.573--34030127-2128-20L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5243.5472.532626427-1925-24L3Game Log
New York Yankees4845.5165.534029118-2830-17W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4747.5007.039541419-3028-17L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians4352.45311.528331417-3326-19W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3858.39617.029037615-3323-25W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6038.612--38629131-1829-20W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5343.5526.035134216-3037-13W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4845.5169.533333022-2826-17W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4650.47913.036934318-3028-20L1Game Log
California Angels4453.45415.529836717-2927-24L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3958.40220.530338116-3123-27L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6036.625--44132928-1832-18L1Game Log
New York Mets5342.5586.531533526-2127-21L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5148.51510.542134721-3030-18L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4748.49512.535937524-2723-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4350.46215.530036721-2922-21W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3562.36125.530440116-2919-33W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5837.611--43633136-1322-24W1Game Log
Houston Astros5445.5456.045941528-2026-25L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4947.5109.535033526-2423-23L5Game Log
Atlanta Braves4752.47513.039745122-3024-23L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4554.45515.041041527-2218-32W3Game Log
San Diego Padres3859.39221.031340421-2117-38W2Game Log

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