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Friday, September 15,1972

Friday, September 15,1972

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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 1972-09-15 Cleveland Indians 3 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Veale Milt Wilcox -- 19,880 2:46
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Chicago White Sox 0 California Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Rudy May Tom Bradley -- 10,088 2:37
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Detroit Tigers 2 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Fred Scherman Jim Lonborg -- 7,762 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Kansas City Royals 3 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dick Woodson Roger Nelson Dave LaRoche 6,416 3:01
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Baltimore Orioles 3 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jim Palmer Mel Stottlemyre Grant Jackson 28,681 2:11
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Texas Rangers 3 Oakland Athletics 12 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Ken Holtzman Don Stanhouse -- 4,522 2:29
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 New York Mets 3 Chicago Cubs 9 box | pbp Wrigley Field Milt Pappas Gary Gentry Jack Aker 3,441 2:20
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 San Diego Padres 1 Cincinnati Reds 0 box | pbp Cinergy Field Fred Norman Don Gullett -- 14,021 2:22
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Claude Osteen Don Wilson -- 16,762 2:16
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Montreal Expos 3 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Steve Carlton Mike Torrez -- 20,120 1:58
1972 reg season 1972-09-15 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 St. Louis Cardinals 10 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Rick Wise Bruce Kison -- 10,853 2:27
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 137 75 62 .547 0.0 571 559 12 W2 30-41 45-21 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 139 75 64 .540 1.0 473 463 10 W3 37-32 38-32 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 140 75 65 .536 1.5 484 382 102 W1 38-30 37-35 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 140 74 66 .529 2.5 512 469 43 L2 29-41 45-25 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 141 63 78 .447 14.0 419 463 -44 L5 24-49 39-29 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 142 58 84 .408 19.5 441 532 -91 L1 24-45 34-39 6 11 21 -- 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 139 82 57 .590 0.0 543 406 137 W3 42-31 40-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 139 78 61 .561 4.0 507 478 29 L2 26-40 52-21 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 138 70 68 .507 11.5 472 486 -14 W1 34-40 36-28 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 137 67 70 .489 14.0 513 486 27 L1 25-40 42-30 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 139 66 73 .475 16.0 422 495 -73 W3 27-42 39-31 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 139 52 87 .374 30.0 434 572 -138 L3 22-46 30-41 6 12 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 East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 138 89 49 .645 0.0 644 469 175 L1 43-25 46-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 141 76 65 .539 14.5 610 524 86 W1 35-39 41-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 137 72 65 .526 16.5 475 506 -31 L1 35-31 37-34 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 23.5 535 555 -20 W3 32-42 35-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 137 63 74 .460 25.5 457 545 -88 L3 31-38 32-36 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 139 50 89 .360 39.5 449 584 -135 W1 25-40 25-49 6 12 24 -- 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 138 84 54 .609 0.0 632 496 136 L1 51-24 33-30 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 139 78 61 .561 6.5 650 559 91 L1 40-29 38-32 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 139 74 65 .532 10.5 511 477 34 W1 38-32 36-33 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 139 65 74 .468 19.5 558 648 -90 L2 32-40 32-35 4 8 17 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 139 62 77 .446 22.5 593 583 10 W3 33-34 29-43 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 137 52 85 .380 31.5 433 601 -168 W1 28-35 24-50 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)