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Tuesday, May 9,1972

Tuesday, May 9,1972

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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 May 9,1972 Boston Red Sox  4  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Bill Lee Lloyd Allen Ken Tatum 5,414 2:26
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Detroit Tigers  5  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Joe Coleman Wilbur Wood Chuck Seelbach 10,978 3:03
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Kansas City Royals  1  Cleveland Indians  2  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dick Tidrow Paul Splittorff Steve Mingori 2,237 2:07
1972 reg season May 9,1972 New York Yankees  2  Minnesota Twins  4  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Kaat Fritz Peterson Wayne Granger 6,446 2:17
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Milwaukee Brewers  2  Oakland Athletics  10  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Ken Holtzman Jim Slaton -- 0 1:57
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Milwaukee Brewers  0  Oakland Athletics  3  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Blue Moon Odom Skip Lockwood Rollie Fingers 12,552 2:23
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Pittsburgh Pirates  5  Atlanta Braves  2  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Dock Ellis Tom Kelley Bruce Kison 7,762 2:23
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Chicago Cubs  7  Cincinnati Reds  1  box | pbp Cinergy Field Fergie Jenkins Jim McGlothlin -- 7,906 2:12
1972 reg season May 9,1972 San Francisco Giants  1  Montreal Expos  7  box | pbp Parc Jarry Mike Torrez Juan Marichal -- 9,004 2:04
1972 reg season May 9,1972 Houston Astros  1  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Scipio Spinks Don Wilson -- 8,963 2:04
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 17 11 6 .647 0.0 77 41 36 W3 5-3 6-3 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 0.5 58 46 12 W3 6-4 5-3 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 17 10 7 .588 1.0 61 49 12 W1 1-4 9-3 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 15 5 10 .333 5.0 51 73 -22 W1 2-5 3-5 4 11 22 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 5.5 53 67 -14 L1 1-8 5-4 5 10 21 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 16 4 12 .250 6.5 26 57 -31 L2 2-6 2-6 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 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 17 13 4 .765 0.0 86 41 45 W1 9-3 4-1 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 16 12 4 .750 0.5 61 38 23 W5 3-3 9-1 2 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 4.5 52 63 -11 L3 2-8 7-1 3 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 5.5 57 75 -18 L2 2-5 6-5 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 6.5 54 53 1 L2 2-10 6-2 5 8 18 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 6.5 44 77 -33 L2 3-7 4-4 6 9 19 -- 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 18 12 6 .667 0.0 70 70 0 W1 7-3 5-3 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 20 13 7 .650 0.0 75 58 17 W1 8-4 5-3 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 19 12 7 .632 0.5 63 69 -6 W1 6-5 6-2 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 3.5 88 91 -3 W3 5-3 4-7 4 6 12 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 4.0 100 75 25 W2 2-8 7-3 5 8 14 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 4.0 78 76 2 W3 5-6 4-5 6 7 13 -- 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 19 12 7 .632 0.0 97 82 15 L2 7-3 5-4 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 21 13 8 .619 0.0 91 54 37 W1 6-3 7-5 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 21 9 12 .429 4.0 58 70 -12 L1 3-3 6-9 3 9 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 4.5 93 111 -18 L3 6-6 2-6 4 10 17 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 5.5 86 120 -34 L3 5-7 3-7 5 11 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 23 7 16 .304 7.0 93 116 -23 L2 5-5 2-11 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Reggie Sanders Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics to Detroit Tigers for Mike Kilkenny
Mike Kilkenny Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to Oakland Athletics for Reggie Sanders
2 record(s)