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Baseball on Friday, September 15, 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
Cleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox4BoxBob Veale (2-0)Milt Wilcox (7-13)BOS  R Smith (20)Graig Nettles (30.8)
Chicago White Sox0California Angels1BoxRudy May (10-10)Tom Bradley (14-14)NoneTom Bradley (11.9)
Detroit Tigers2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxFred Scherman (7-3)Jim Lonborg (12-11)NoneNorm Cash (37.5)
Kansas City Royals3Minnesota Twins4BoxDick Woodson (13-14)Roger Nelson (9-5)KCA  J Mayberry (20)  MIN  G Mitterwald (1)George Mitterwald (28.8)
Baltimore Orioles3New York Yankees1BoxJim Palmer (20-8)Mel Stottlemyre (14-17)BAL  B Powell (20)  NYA  J Callison (8)Boog Powell (21.6)
Texas Rangers3Oakland Athletics12BoxKen Holtzman (17-11)Don Stanhouse (2-6)OAK  M Epstein (24)Reggie Jackson (20.5)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs9BoxMilt Pappas (14-7)Gary Gentry (7-9)CHN  J Cardenal (15), J Hickman (16), B Williams (30)  NYN  J Milner (17)Jim Hickman (27.7)
San Diego Padres1Cincinnati Reds0BoxFred Norman (9-9)Don Gullett (8-9)SDN  C Gaston (7)Pete Rose (32.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Houston Astros2BoxClaude Osteen (17-10)Don Wilson (12-9)HOU  B Watson (14)Bill Russell (18.4)
Montreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxSteve Carlton (24-9)Mike Torrez (16-10)MON  C Laboy (3)  PHI  G Luzinski (15)Willie Montanez (36.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates4St. Louis Cardinals10BoxRick Wise (15-15)Bruce Kison (8-7)NoneJoe Torre (14.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7562.547--57155930-4145-21W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7564.5401.047346337-3238-32W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7565.5361.548438238-3037-35W1Game Log
New York Yankees7466.5292.551246929-4145-25L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6378.44714.041946324-4939-29L5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5884.40819.544153224-4534-39L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics8257.590--54340642-3140-26W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox7861.5614.050747826-4052-21L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins7068.50711.547248634-4036-28W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6770.48914.051348625-4042-30L1Game Log
California Angels6673.47516.042249527-4239-31W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5287.37430.043457222-4630-41L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8949.645--64446943-2546-24L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7665.53914.561052435-3941-26W1Game Log
New York Mets7265.52616.547550635-3137-34L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6774.47523.553555532-4235-32W3Game Log
Montreal Expos6374.46025.545754531-3832-36L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5089.36039.544958425-4025-49W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8454.609--63249651-2433-30L1Game Log
Houston Astros7861.5616.565055940-2938-32L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7465.53210.551147738-3236-33W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6574.46819.555864832-4032-35L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6277.44622.559358333-3429-43W3Game Log
San Diego Padres5285.38031.543360128-3524-50W1Game Log

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