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Sunday, September 17,1972

Sunday, September 17,1972

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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 Sep 17,1972 Cleveland Indians  9  Boston Red Sox  2  box | pbp Fenway Park Gaylord Perry John Curtis -- 21,502 2:43
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Chicago White Sox  1  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Andy Messersmith Wilbur Wood -- 6,262 2:07
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Detroit Tigers  6  Milwaukee Brewers  2  box | pbp County Stadium Joe Coleman Jim Colborn -- 6,112 2:22
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Kansas City Royals  10  Minnesota Twins  6  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Norm Angelini Bob Gebhard Al Fitzmorris 7,275 3:16
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Baltimore Orioles  1  New York Yankees  2  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Dave McNally Sparky Lyle 30,072 1:56
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Texas Rangers  1  Oakland Athletics  4  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Catfish Hunter Bill Gogolewski -- 8,541 2:02
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 San Francisco Giants  4  Atlanta Braves  7  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Hardin Randy Moffitt Tom House 7,130 2:34
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 New York Mets  4  Chicago Cubs  6  box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Hands Jim McAndrew Jack Aker 24,445 2:27
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 San Diego Padres  10  Cincinnati Reds  7  box | pbp Cinergy Field Mark Schaeffer Ed Sprague Steve Simpson 18,300 2:37
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Los Angeles Dodgers  11  Houston Astros  15  box | pbp Astrodome George Culver Pete Richert Fred Gladding 9,213 3:29
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Montreal Expos  2  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bucky Brandon Mike Marshall -- 16,366 2:28
1972 reg season Sep 17,1972 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  St. Louis Cardinals  5  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Reggie Cleveland Bob Miller Diego Segui 11,802 2:33
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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 139 76 63 .547 0.0 583 568 15 L1 30-41 46-22 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 141 77 64 .546 0.0 481 466 15 W5 39-32 38-32 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 142 76 66 .535 1.5 492 387 105 L1 39-31 37-35 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 142 75 67 .528 2.5 517 477 40 W1 29-41 46-26 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 143 64 79 .448 14.0 428 475 -47 W1 25-50 39-29 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 144 58 86 .403 20.5 444 540 -96 L3 24-45 34-41 6 11 21 -- 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 141 84 57 .596 0.0 551 407 144 W5 42-31 42-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 141 79 62 .560 5.0 510 481 29 L1 27-41 52-21 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 12.5 489 497 -8 L1 34-40 37-29 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 139 68 71 .489 15.0 524 503 21 W1 26-41 42-30 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 17.0 425 498 -73 W1 27-42 40-32 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 141 52 89 .369 32.0 435 580 -145 L5 22-48 30-41 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 East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 140 89 51 .636 0.0 648 478 170 L3 43-27 46-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 143 78 65 .545 12.5 634 533 101 W3 35-39 43-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 139 72 67 .518 16.5 484 530 -46 L3 35-33 37-34 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 21.5 544 559 -15 W5 32-42 37-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 139 63 76 .453 25.5 460 551 -91 L5 31-40 32-36 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 52 89 .369 37.5 455 587 -132 W3 25-40 27-49 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 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 140 85 55 .607 0.0 645 509 136 L1 51-24 34-31 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 141 79 62 .560 6.5 665 580 85 W1 40-29 39-33 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 141 75 66 .532 10.5 532 492 40 L1 39-33 36-33 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 142 67 75 .472 19.0 575 662 -87 W2 32-40 34-36 4 8 17 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 142 63 79 .444 23.0 607 600 7 L2 34-36 29-43 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 139 53 86 .381 31.5 446 614 -168 W1 29-36 24-50 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)