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MLB Games on Thursday May 4, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Atlanta BravesNL0Chicago CubsNL8Box | PBP97,631Wrigley FieldDay2:18Milt PappasTom Kelley------
Cincinnati RedsNL9St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP99,299Busch Stadium IIDay2:22Clay CarrollAl Santorini------
2 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 04, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East137Detroit Tigers1385.615-6032284-34-21437865.545
AL East2411Baltimore Orioles1486.5710.55234181-47-21407268.514
AL East359Cleveland Indians1486.5710.54043-36-42-21426478.451
AL East4919New York Yankees1358.3853.03946-70-45-41427468.521
AL East51021Boston Red Sox1147.3643.03954-151-53-21448163.563
AL East61224Milwaukee Brewers1138.2734.01936-171-22-61456283.428
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Minnesota Twins1293.750-6326376-33-01426874.479
AL West226Oakland Athletics1174.6361.5342953-34-11448658.597
AL West3610Chicago White Sox1486.5712.0484261-67-01407961.564
AL West4712Texas Rangers1578.4673.55063-131-36-51394792.338
AL West5813Kansas City Royals1679.4384.03842-41-76-21386969.500
AL West61122California Angels1459.3575.03368-353-72-21417071.496
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets15114.733-605287-34-11417269.511
NL East245Philadelphia Phillies17116.6471.06350138-43-21394891.345
NL East358Montreal Expos1596.6002.05062-126-53-11416180.433
NL East4715Chicago Cubs17710.4125.08767201-86-21387860.565
NL East5816Pittsburgh Pirates1569.4005.06277-152-24-71409050.643
NL East61120St. Louis Cardinals16610.3755.56667-15-61-41406971.493
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123Houston Astros16115.688-8974156-15-41377364.533
NL West234Los Angeles Dodgers18126.667-8548375-17-51377364.533
NL West3614Cincinnati Reds1679.4384.08083-36-61-31388850.638
NL West41018Atlanta Braves18711.3895.076105-294-53-61366373.463
NL West5917San Diego Padres18711.3895.04060-201-26-91355184.378
NL West61223San Francisco Giants19613.3166.58497-134-22-111366373.463
24 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season