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Baseball on Thursday, August 03, 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 Yankees2Boston Red Sox7BoxLynn McGlothen (5-3)Ron Klimkowski (0-2)BOS  C Fisk (17)Doug Griffin (14.8)
California Angels2Chicago White Sox4BoxWilbur Wood (17-11)Andy Messersmith (2-5)CAL  K Berry (5), J Hiatt (1)Luis Alvarado (34.7)
Baltimore Orioles3Cleveland Indians4BoxTom Hilgendorf (2-0)Mike Cuellar (10-9)BAL  B Robinson (6)Graig Nettles (35.9)
Milwaukee Brewers6Detroit Tigers3BoxJim Colborn (4-2)Fred Holdsworth (0-1)MIL  J Briggs (15)Ellie Rodriguez (21.8)
Minnesota Twins9Texas Rangers1BoxJim Perry (10-9)Dick Bosman (4-8)NoneSteve Braun (15.3)
San Diego Padres6Atlanta Braves5BoxMike Corkins (3-5)Cecil Upshaw (1-5)ATL  J Breazeale (2)  SDN  C Blefary (2), N Colbert (31)Jim Breazeale (47.9)
San Francisco Giants0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTommy John (9-5)Frank Reberger (2-1)NoneWes Parker (13.7)
Chicago Cubs1Montreal Expos2Box G1Mike Marshall (9-3)Jack Aker (4-3)NoneRon Fairly (17.3)
Chicago Cubs3Montreal Expos0Box G2Bill Hands (9-7)Carl Morton (5-10)NoneRick Monday (18.1)
Philadelphia Phillies4New York Mets1BoxBarry Lersch (2-4)Gary Gentry (5-8)PHI  D Doyle (1)Denny Doyle (15.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxSteve Blass (12-5)Rick Wise (10-12)NoneVic Davalillo (34.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers5543.561--34432027-2128-22L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5345.5412.033927428-2125-24L2Game Log
New York Yankees4947.5105.035130619-3030-17L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox4948.5055.541042519-3030-18W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4553.45910.029332717-3328-20W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4058.40815.030938017-3323-25W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6138.616--39129131-1830-20W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5543.5615.536535316-3039-13W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins4946.51610.034333523-2926-17W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4651.47414.036934818-3128-20L2Game Log
California Angels4455.44417.030938117-3127-24L3Game Log
Texas Rangers4059.40421.030839116-3124-28L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6137.622--44834029-1932-18W1Game Log
New York Mets5344.5467.531934426-2127-23L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5349.52010.043035323-3130-18W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4849.49512.537038224-2724-22L1Game Log
Montreal Expos4452.45816.030637621-2923-23L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3762.37424.531340518-2919-33W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5838.604--43734136-1422-24L1Game Log
Houston Astros5545.5505.046941628-2027-25W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5147.5208.036534626-2425-23W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4754.46513.540246222-3024-25L4Game Log
San Francisco Giants4556.44615.542143027-2418-32L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4059.40419.532440923-2117-38W4Game Log

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