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Wednesday, April 26,1972

Wednesday, April 26,1972

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Cleveland Indians  5  Chicago White Sox  7  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Kealey Steve Mingori -- 7,235 3:00
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Baltimore Orioles  3  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bruce Dal Canton Dave McNally -- 6,864 1:46
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 California Angels  3  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Rickey Clark Bill Parsons Rudy May 4,084 2:25
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Boston Red Sox  1  Minnesota Twins  3  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dick Woodson Ray Culp Dave LaRoche 4,368 2:06
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Oakland Athletics  2  New York Yankees  4  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Kekich Denny McLain Fred Beene 6,193 2:37
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Detroit Tigers  8  Texas Rangers  1  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Joe Coleman Dick Bosman -- 4,283 2:32
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 St. Louis Cardinals  9  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Rick Wise Ron Reed -- 5,743 2:34
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Chicago Cubs  4  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Jim Ray Dan McGinn -- 14,450 2:51
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Montreal Expos  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  2  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Claude Osteen Bill Stoneman -- 13,320 2:24
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Cincinnati Reds  7  Pittsburgh Pirates  6  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Gary Nolan Steve Blass Pedro Borbon 6,380 2:48
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 New York Mets  5  San Diego Padres  1  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Tom Seaver Bill Greif -- 6,463 2:26
1972 reg season Apr 26,1972 Philadelphia Phillies  6  San Francisco Giants  8  box | pbp Candlestick Park Jerry Johnson Bucky Brandon -- 4,139 2:48
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.0 30 18 12 W2 4-3 1-0 1 3 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 1.0 28 27 1 L4 1-4 4-1 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 9 4 5 .444 1.5 26 32 -6 L2 2-3 2-2 3 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 8 3 5 .375 2.0 24 38 -14 L2 0-3 3-2 4 11 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 8 3 5 .375 2.0 24 31 -7 W1 0-4 3-1 5 10 17 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 2.5 14 21 -7 L2 1-2 1-3 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 41 16 25 W4 2-2 3-0 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 10 7 3 .700 0.5 41 18 23 W7 0-3 7-0 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.5 26 24 2 L1 1-2 4-1 3 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 1.5 31 42 -11 L2 1-3 4-2 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 2.0 23 25 -2 W2 0-6 5-0 5 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 10 4 6 .400 2.5 26 42 -16 W2 2-4 2-2 6 9 16 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.0 30 19 11 W5 2-1 4-1 1 3 3 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 1.0 23 26 -3 L3 2-2 3-1 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 1.5 31 29 2 L1 2-2 3-2 3 6 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 1.5 36 33 3 L1 2-2 3-2 4 5 10 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 10 3 7 .300 4.0 36 39 -3 W1 3-5 0-2 5 11 22 -- dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 11 2 9 .182 5.5 37 50 -13 L8 1-8 1-1 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 11 9 2 .818 0.0 67 46 21 W9 5-0 4-2 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 11 9 2 .818 0.0 52 21 31 W2 5-1 4-1 2 2 1 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 4.0 45 54 -9 W1 4-2 1-4 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 11 4 7 .364 5.0 22 41 -19 L2 1-2 3-5 4 8 19 -- dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 12 4 8 .333 5.5 46 62 -16 L1 1-2 3-6 5 9 21 -- dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 5.0 43 48 -5 W1 2-3 1-3 6 10 20 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
24 record(s)