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Baseball on Thursday, July 20, 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
Oakland Athletics1Boston Red Sox2Box G1Marty Pattin (8-8)Ken Holtzman (12-8)NoneDoug Griffin (19.5)
Oakland Athletics3Boston Red Sox4Box G2Don Newhauser (1-1)Darold Knowles (1-1)OAK  J Rudi (10)Doug Griffin (58.6)
Baltimore Orioles8Kansas City Royals5BoxEddie Watt (1-1)Ken Wright (1-1)NoneJohn Mayberry (38.8)
Minnesota Twins1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxGary Ryerson (2-1)Dick Woodson (6-9)NoneBrock Davis (23.9)
Detroit Tigers5Texas Rangers1BoxBill Slayback (4-3)Don Stanhouse (0-2)NoneMickey Stanley (14.0)
St. Louis Cardinals3Atlanta Braves6BoxPat Jarvis (8-4)Don Durham (0-2)ATL  E Williams (15)  SLN  T Simmons (9)Earl Williams (22.5)
New York Mets2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxGary Gentry (5-6)Al Downing (5-6)NoneWillie Mays (14.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers4936.576--29926023-1826-18W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4837.5651.029022625-1723-20W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4339.5244.535935217-2526-14W6Game Log
New York Yankees3941.4877.528226115-2724-14W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3548.42213.024228814-2921-19W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3449.41014.024632914-2920-20W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics5433.621--34826229-1625-17L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4640.5357.531431615-2931-11W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4241.50610.030129617-2525-16L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals4343.50010.533829916-2527-18L2Game Log
California Angels3849.43716.027034115-2623-23L4Game Log
Texas Rangers3651.41418.028834714-2722-24L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5431.635--40228825-1629-15W1Game Log
New York Mets4836.5715.528830224-1724-19W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4441.51810.032633822-2022-21L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4543.51110.537931719-2526-18L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3746.44616.026533817-2620-20W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3055.35324.028037014-2616-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5332.624--39529733-1220-20W1Game Log
Houston Astros4940.5516.041336528-2021-20L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4541.5238.531528824-2021-21L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4148.46114.034940122-3018-19W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3951.43316.537739323-2016-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres3253.37621.026135316-1816-35L1Game Log

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