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Wednesday, July 5,1972

Wednesday, July 5,1972

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Minnesota Twins 0 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Marty Pattin Jim Perry -- 12,641 2:12
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Milwaukee Brewers 0 California Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Nolan Ryan Earl Stephenson -- 7,225 2:11
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Baltimore Orioles 1 Chicago White Sox 0 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dave McNally Wilbur Wood -- 15,584 1:54
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Detroit Tigers 2 Kansas City Royals 8 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Paul Splittorff Mickey Lolich -- 11,297 2:46
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 New York Yankees 4 Oakland Athletics 1 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Steve Kline Ken Holtzman -- 5,022 1:52
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Chicago Cubs 4 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Fergie Jenkins Ron Schueler -- 0 2:19
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Chicago Cubs 2 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Tom Phoebus -- 10,324 2:04
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome Bob Johnson Ken Forsch -- 23,646 2:20
1972 reg season 1972-07-05 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Parc Jarry Claude Osteen Balor Moore -- 15,146 2:15
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 69 39 30 .565 0.0 235 179 56 W4 21-16 18-14 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 69 37 32 .536 2.0 232 219 13 L4 19-16 18-16 2 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 67 33 34 .493 5.0 301 301 0 W6 12-20 21-14 3 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 67 32 35 .478 6.0 223 217 6 W1 10-25 22-10 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 67 28 39 .418 10.0 179 223 -44 W1 11-25 17-14 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 68 27 41 .397 11.5 196 264 -68 L1 11-25 16-16 6 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 71 46 25 .648 0.0 282 205 77 L1 23-13 23-12 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 71 41 30 .577 5.0 272 258 14 L2 12-22 29-8 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 70 36 34 .514 9.5 242 243 -1 L4 17-22 19-12 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 70 35 35 .500 10.5 271 230 41 W2 10-20 25-15 4 6 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 73 33 40 .452 14.0 235 284 -49 W1 13-21 20-19 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 70 29 41 .414 16.5 244 289 -45 L1 10-22 19-19 6 11 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 70 44 26 .629 0.0 336 241 95 W1 21-12 23-14 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 71 43 28 .606 1.5 263 263 0 L1 21-14 22-14 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 72 38 34 .528 7.0 281 278 3 L1 20-18 18-16 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 73 38 35 .521 7.5 314 247 67 L1 16-23 22-12 4 6 10 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 71 31 40 .437 13.5 219 282 -63 L1 14-24 17-16 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 71 25 46 .352 19.5 217 297 -80 L1 12-23 13-23 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 72 44 28 .611 0.0 337 264 73 W1 28-11 16-17 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 74 44 30 .595 1.0 348 297 51 L1 24-13 20-17 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 72 37 35 .514 7.0 263 241 22 W1 19-17 18-18 3 7 12 -- dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 74 35 39 .473 10.0 295 326 -31 W1 19-24 15-16 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 78 31 47 .397 16.0 314 349 -35 W1 18-18 13-29 5 10 21 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 72 25 47 .347 19.0 208 310 -102 W1 11-15 14-32 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)