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Saturday, September 23,1972

Saturday, September 23,1972

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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 1972-09-23 Detroit Tigers 7 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Mickey Lolich Sonny Siebert -- 30,407 2:28
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Texas Rangers 3 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rich Gossage Rich Hand Terry Forster 7,698 2:45
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 New York Yankees 5 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Fritz Peterson Steve Dunning -- 4,500 1:37
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Baltimore Orioles 1 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Jim Lonborg Pat Dobson -- 6,185 1:50
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 California Angels 1 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dick Woodson Clyde Wright Wayne Granger 6,137 2:08
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Kansas City Royals 1 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rollie Fingers Paul Splittorff -- 7,062 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 San Diego Padres 4 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Steve Arlin Jimmy Freeman -- 2,719 2:07
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Cincinnati Reds 1 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Don Wilson Jim McGlothlin -- 16,657 2:00
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 San Francisco Giants 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Doug Rau Ron Bryant -- 15,017 3:02
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Philadelphia Phillies 3 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Jim Nash -- 14,465 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Montreal Expos 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Ernie McAnally Nelson Briles -- 8,580 2:18
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Chicago Cubs 2 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Burt Hooton Bob Gibson -- 0 1:52
1972 reg season 1972-09-23 Chicago Cubs 15 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Joe Decker Reggie Cleveland Bill Bonham 12,741 2:22
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 145 79 66 .545 0.0 605 593 12 L1 30-41 49-25 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 147 80 67 .544 0.0 510 483 27 W1 42-35 38-32 2 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 146 77 69 .527 2.5 499 404 95 L3 40-34 37-35 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 146 76 70 .521 3.5 529 496 33 W1 30-44 46-26 4 7 12 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 148 67 81 .453 13.5 444 491 -47 L1 25-50 42-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 147 61 86 .415 19.0 459 547 -88 W3 24-45 37-41 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 145 86 59 .593 0.0 569 424 145 W1 42-31 44-28 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 145 82 63 .566 4.0 533 501 32 W2 28-42 54-21 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 144 75 69 .521 10.5 500 502 -2 W4 34-40 41-29 3 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 144 71 73 .493 14.5 548 516 32 L1 29-43 42-30 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 146 68 78 .466 18.5 434 519 -85 L2 27-44 41-34 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 145 52 93 .359 34.0 446 600 -154 L9 22-52 30-41 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 East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 146 92 54 .630 0.0 664 492 172 L1 45-29 47-25 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 147 81 66 .551 11.5 659 543 116 W3 37-39 44-27 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 145 75 70 .517 16.5 501 550 -49 W1 35-33 40-37 3 6 13 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 148 70 78 .473 23.0 549 582 -33 L4 32-42 38-36 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 143 65 78 .455 25.5 475 563 -88 W1 33-42 32-36 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 146 55 91 .377 37.0 469 600 -131 L1 28-42 27-49 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 145 89 56 .614 0.0 665 529 136 L1 52-25 37-31 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 143 80 63 .559 8.0 675 585 90 W1 40-29 40-34 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 146 79 67 .541 10.5 550 506 44 W3 41-34 38-33 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 144 68 76 .472 20.5 578 666 -88 L1 32-40 35-37 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 147 63 84 .429 27.0 621 623 -2 L7 34-41 29-43 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 55 89 .382 33.5 460 627 -167 W1 30-37 25-52 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Stan Williams -- Hist Released by Red Sox
Duane Josephson Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)