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Friday, May 12,1972

Friday, May 12,1972

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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 12,1972 New York Yankees  6  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Kline Rickey Clark Sparky Lyle 12,356 2:44
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Baltimore Orioles  3  Chicago White Sox  4  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Wilbur Wood Mike Cuellar Steve Kealey 34,886 2:09
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Texas Rangers  3  Cleveland Indians  1  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dick Bosman Milt Wilcox Horacio Pina 15,543 2:34
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Milwaukee Brewers  4  Minnesota Twins  3  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Colborn Bert Blyleven Jim Lonborg 8,628 5:47
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Boston Red Sox  7  Oakland Athletics  6  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bill Lee Rollie Fingers Ken Tatum 8,147 2:54
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Chicago Cubs  2  Atlanta Braves  0  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Bill Hands Ron Reed -- 8,026 2:01
1972 reg season May 12,1972 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Cincinnati Reds  5  box | pbp Cinergy Field Ross Grimsley Reggie Cleveland Clay Carroll 23,376 2:20
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Houston Astros  2  box | pbp Astrodome Steve Blass Larry Dierker Bob Miller 17,863 2:15
1972 reg season May 12,1972 San Diego Padres  5  Montreal Expos  3  box | pbp Parc Jarry Bill Greif Carl Morton Mike Corkins 11,263 2:25
1972 reg season May 12,1972 San Francisco Giants  1  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Danny Frisella Jerry Johnson -- 44,271 2:34
1972 reg season May 12,1972 Los Angeles Dodgers  6  Philadelphia Phillies  1  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Don Sutton Dick Selma -- 24,205 2:39
11 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 18 11 7 .611 0.0 77 48 29 L1 5-4 6-3 1 3 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 20 12 8 .600 0.0 66 51 15 L1 6-4 6-4 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 1.0 66 56 10 L2 1-5 10-4 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 4.0 67 85 -18 W2 4-6 3-5 4 8 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 20 7 13 .350 5.0 59 72 -13 W1 2-9 5-4 5 11 22 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 5.0 34 60 -26 W2 4-6 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 19 14 5 .737 0.0 91 45 46 L1 9-3 5-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 18 12 6 .667 1.5 67 49 18 L2 3-3 9-3 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 3.5 63 66 -3 W2 2-8 9-1 3 6 9 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 5.0 63 78 -15 W2 4-6 6-5 4 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 21 8 13 .381 7.0 56 60 -4 L3 2-11 6-2 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 21 8 13 .381 7.0 53 92 -39 L2 3-7 5-6 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 22 15 7 .682 0.0 82 81 1 W1 7-3 8-4 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 23 14 9 .609 1.5 85 74 11 L1 8-4 6-5 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 22 12 10 .545 3.0 71 87 -16 L3 6-5 6-5 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 4.0 106 77 29 W4 4-8 7-3 4 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 4.5 96 101 -5 W1 6-4 4-7 5 7 14 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 23 10 13 .435 5.5 93 94 -1 L1 5-7 5-6 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 25 15 10 .600 0.0 107 65 42 W2 8-5 7-5 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 22 13 9 .591 0.5 112 97 15 L2 8-4 5-5 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 3.5 73 82 -9 W1 5-4 6-9 3 8 15 -- dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 4.5 100 119 -19 W1 6-6 3-7 4 10 17 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 24 9 15 .375 5.5 94 126 -32 L1 5-7 4-8 5 11 21 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 26 9 17 .346 6.5 107 123 -16 L1 7-6 2-11 6 12 23 -- 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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Sal Butera Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Cecil Upshaw Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)