Baseball on Saturday, September 16, 1972

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians0Boston Red Sox10BoxLuis Tiant (12-5)Dick Tidrow (13-14)BOS  C Fisk (22), D Griffin (2), T Harper (14), C Yastrzemski (8)Carl Yastrzemski (27.2)
Chicago White Sox2California Angels0BoxStan Bahnsen (19-15)Nolan Ryan (16-15)CHA  D Allen (36)Dick Allen (27.4)
Detroit Tigers2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxWoodie Fryman (11-12)Skip Lockwood (7-13)NoneAurelio Rodriguez (14.4)
Kansas City Royals1Minnesota Twins11BoxBert Blyleven (14-16)Dick Drago (11-16)KCA  P Schaal (5)  MIN  J Holt (1), H Killebrew (25)Harmon Killebrew (21.7)
Baltimore Orioles7New York Yankees3BoxMike Cuellar (17-10)Steve Kline (16-7)BAL  B Robinson (8)Brooks Robinson (23.8)
Texas Rangers0Oakland Athletics4BoxVida Blue (6-8)Rich Hand (10-12)OAK  M Epstein (25), R Jackson (24)Mike Epstein (19.3)
San Francisco Giants8Atlanta Braves5Box G1Jim Willoughby (6-2)Ron Reed (11-15)ATL  E Williams (25)  SFN  G Matthews 2 (2), W McCovey 2 (14)Gary Matthews (30.3)
San Francisco Giants2Atlanta Braves5Box G2Phil Niekro (14-11)Frank Reberger (3-4)ATL  D Baker (15), R Garr (11)  SFN  B Bonds (23)Dusty Baker (18.3)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs18BoxBurt Hooton (10-13)Tom Seaver (17-12)CHN  J Cardenal 2 (17), B Hooton (1), D Rosello (1), B Williams (31)Duffy Dyer (20.1)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds6BoxRoss Grimsley (13-7)Mike Corkins (6-9)NoneJoe Morgan (25.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers10Houston Astros0BoxDon Sutton (16-9)Ken Forsch (5-6)LAN  W Davis (16)Willie Davis (23.7)
Montreal Expos1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxWayne Twitchell (4-8)Balor Moore (7-8)PHI  M Schmidt (1)Mike Schmidt (54.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates0St. Louis Cardinals4BoxAl Santorini (7-10)Steve Blass (17-7)NoneJoe Torre (18.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7662.551--58155930-4146-21W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers7664.5431.047546438-3238-32W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7665.5391.549138539-3037-35W2Game Log
New York Yankees7467.5253.551547629-4145-26L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6379.44415.041947324-5039-29L6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5885.40620.544253424-4534-40L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics8357.593--54740642-3141-26W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox7961.5644.050947827-4052-21W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7168.51111.548348734-4037-28W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6771.48615.051449725-4142-30L2Game Log
California Angels6674.47117.042249727-4239-32L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5288.37131.043457622-4730-41L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8950.640--64447343-2646-24L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7765.54213.562852935-3942-26W2Game Log
New York Mets7266.52216.548052435-3237-34L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6874.47922.553955532-4236-32W4Game Log
Montreal Expos6375.45725.545854831-3932-36L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5189.36438.545258525-4026-49W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8554.612--63849951-2434-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros7862.5577.565056940-2938-33L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7565.53610.552147739-3236-33W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6675.46820.056865832-4033-36W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6378.44723.060359334-3529-43L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5286.37732.543660728-3624-50L1Game Log

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