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Baseball on Tuesday, August 29, 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
Chicago White Sox0Boston Red Sox3BoxLuis Tiant (9-4)Tom Bradley (13-11)NoneReggie Smith (19.3)
Detroit Tigers1California Angels3BoxRudy May (6-10)Mickey Lolich (19-11)DET  B Freehan (9)Leo Cardenas (16.2)
Kansas City Royals6Milwaukee Brewers4BoxRoger Nelson (8-4)Gary Ryerson (3-7)MIL  J Lahoud (8), G Scott (14)Bobby Knoop (22.3)
Baltimore Orioles9Minnesota Twins4BoxMike Cuellar (14-10)Jim Perry (11-13)BAL  B Grich (11)  MIN  B Darwin (19), H Killebrew (21), R Renick (4)Boog Powell (34.0)
Texas Rangers6New York Yankees7Box G1Sparky Lyle (8-3)Horacio Pina (2-6)NYA  B Murcer (23)  TEX  T Ford (11)Ted Ford (55.8)
Texas Rangers7New York Yankees4Box G2Dick Bosman (7-8)Ron Klimkowski (0-3)NYA  J Callison (7), B Murcer (24)  TEX  T Ford (12)Celerino Sanchez (28.9)
Cleveland Indians0Oakland Athletics1BoxCatfish Hunter (17-7)Dick Tidrow (12-12)NoneChris Chambliss (12.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Chicago Cubs2BoxMilt Pappas (11-7)Bill Singer (5-13)LAN  W Davis (15)Billy Williams (33.0)
New York Mets3Cincinnati Reds0BoxJim McAndrew (10-5)Jack Billingham (10-11)NYN  T Agee (12), K Boswell (7), E Kranepool (8)Ken Boswell (15.8)
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros2BoxFred Gladding (5-5)Mac Scarce (1-2)HOU  C Cedeno (21), L May (27)Oscar Gamble (20.4)
San Diego Padres3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxSteve Blass (15-6)Mike Corkins (4-8)PIT  W Stargell (31)Manny Sanguillen (21.8)
San Francisco Giants3St. Louis Cardinals0BoxJim Barr (6-7)Reggie Cleveland (13-11)NoneDave Kingman (20.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6756.545--43033636-2531-31W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6756.545--44141133-2734-29L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6358.5213.051052225-3738-21W1Game Log
New York Yankees6459.5203.045741924-3740-22L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5865.4729.037539922-4036-25L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4874.39318.537947520-3928-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7251.585--46836737-2735-24W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox7151.5820.546142623-3548-16L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6060.50010.542343229-3631-24L8Game Log
Kansas City Royals5962.48812.046044122-3637-26W1Game Log
California Angels5567.45116.537145223-3832-29W3Game Log
Texas Rangers4974.39823.040349821-4128-33W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7646.623--55142437-2339-23W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6658.53211.053446129-3737-21W3Game Log
New York Mets6357.52512.041043330-2833-29W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6062.49216.047048329-3531-27L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5565.45820.038848226-3429-31L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4477.36431.537949622-3422-43L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7746.626--57242646-1831-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros7054.5657.558150237-2733-27W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6556.53711.044040633-2832-28L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5867.46420.050058127-3930-29L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5570.44023.053953530-3025-40W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4677.37431.040253726-3020-47L4Game Log

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