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Baseball on Thursday, June 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
Detroit Tigers8Boston Red Sox4BoxFred Scherman (3-0)Don Newhauser (0-1)DET  B Freehan (4)Dick McAuliffe (53.3)
Oakland Athletics0Chicago White Sox4Box G1Wilbur Wood (12-7)Catfish Hunter (8-4)CHA  D Allen (13)Dick Allen (19.6)
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox1Box G2Blue Moon Odom (5-2)Tom Bradley (9-4)OAK  M Epstein (13)Mike Epstein (16.5)
Cleveland Indians1Milwaukee Brewers3BoxEarl Stephenson (2-0)Ray Lamb (2-2)NoneJoe Lahoud (12.1)
Kansas City Royals5Minnesota Twins3Box G1Dick Drago (6-6)Bert Blyleven (8-9)MIN  B Darwin (8), C Tovar (1)John Mayberry (31.9)
Kansas City Royals12Minnesota Twins4Box G2Mike Hedlund (1-5)Dick Woodson (5-7)KCA  E Kirkpatrick (5), J Mayberry (9)  MIN  E Soderholm (8)Ed Kirkpatrick (19.9)
Baltimore Orioles3New York Yankees4BoxMel Stottlemyre (7-9)Jim Palmer (10-4)BAL  B Grich (4)  NYA  R Blomberg (4)Ron Blomberg (21.0)
California Angels12Texas Rangers4BoxRudy May (2-5)Pete Broberg (5-6)CAL  V Pinson (5)  TEX  T Grieve (1)Vada Pinson (32.7)
Houston Astros8Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxFred Gladding (2-3)Jim Brewer (5-3)HOU  C Cedeno (10), T Helms (4)  LAN  S Garvey (6), J Lefebvre (4)Jimmy Wynn (61.3)
New York Mets4Philadelphia Phillies9BoxSteve Carlton (9-6)Gary Gentry (3-6)PHI  D Money (5), B Robinson (1)Wayne Garrett (37.3)
Montreal Expos0Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxNelson Briles (6-2)Ernie McAnally (1-10)PIT  R Hebner (9)Bob Robertson (22.1)
Atlanta Braves6San Diego Padres8BoxMike Caldwell (2-4)George Stone (1-6)ATL  H Aaron (15), E Williams (7)  SDN  L Lee (7), D Roberts (1)Leron Lee (25.0)
Cincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants3BoxJim Barr (1-2)Jack Billingham (4-9)CIN  J Bench (20), T Perez (12)Tito Fuentes (28.2)
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRick Wise (8-7)Burt Hooton (6-6)NoneJoe Torre (24.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers3627.571--22118519-1417-13W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3429.5402.020716916-1518-14L1Game Log
New York Yankees2734.4438.02002089-2418-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2734.4438.026628912-2015-14L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2735.4358.517320611-2116-14L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2637.41310.018223810-2116-16W6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4322.662--26118721-1122-11W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3827.5855.025424212-2226-5L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3429.5408.023022016-1718-12L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals3132.49211.024521210-1921-13W5Game Log
California Angels3136.46313.022326213-2018-16W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2638.40616.52232678-1918-19L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4024.625--31321820-1120-13W1Game Log
New York Mets4026.6061.024725219-1321-13L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3629.5544.529121814-1722-12L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3333.5008.025826215-1718-16W2Game Log
Montreal Expos2937.43912.020226014-2415-13L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2441.36916.520427512-2312-18W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4126.612--31125126-1015-16L1Game Log
Houston Astros4127.6030.531826724-1317-14W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3631.5375.024120618-1318-18L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3036.45510.525929617-2213-14L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2746.37017.028533217-1710-29W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2344.34318.019628810-1413-30W2Game Log

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