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MLB Games on Sunday May 7, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP912,149Memorial StadiumDay2:11Pat DobsonBruce Dal CantonEddie WattKirkpatrick
Minnesota TwinsAL8Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP911,747Fenway ParkDay2:52Dick WoodsonLuis TiantWayne GrangerReese
Milwaukee BrewersAL5California AngelsAL2Box | PBP97,940Anaheim StadiumDay2:28Bill ParsonsRickey ClarkKen SandersConigliaro, Oliver
Chicago White SoxAL0Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP97,926Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:19Milt WilcoxStan Bahnsen------
Texas RangersAL4Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP99,855Tiger StadiumDay2:58Mickey LolichDick Bosman---Brown
New York YankeesAL5Oakland AthleticsAL7Box | PBP912,347Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:23Joe HorlenSteve KlineDarold KnowlesBlomberg, Duncan
Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP919,281Riverfront StadiumDay2:30Nelson BrilesJack BillinghamBob MooseGeronimo, Morgan, Oliver, Perez, Stargell (2), Tolan
Los Angeles DodgersNL0Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP1322,003Jarry ParkDay3:30Mike MarshallPete Richert------
San Diego PadresNL6New York MetsNL8Box | PBP1021,906Shea StadiumDay2:51Tug McGrawEd Acosta---Agee, Jeter (2), Thomas
San Francisco GiantsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL8Box | PBP944,880Veterans StadiumDay2:20Steve CarltonRon Bryant---Bonds, Luzinski
Atlanta BravesNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP911,773Busch Stadium IIDay1:57Reggie ClevelandPhil Niekro---Garr, Hague
11 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 Sunday, May 07, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East137Detroit Tigers16106.625-7239334-36-31407664.543
AL East2410Baltimore Orioles17107.5880.56149121-49-31377067.511
AL East359Cleveland Indians17107.5880.55645116-44-31396277.446
AL East41022New York Yankees16511.3135.04660-140-75-41397465.532
AL East51124Boston Red Sox14410.2865.04770-231-53-51418160.574
AL East61223Milwaukee Brewers14410.2865.02444-202-42-61426181.430
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Minnesota Twins15123.800-7934459-33-01396574.468
AL West222Oakland Athletics14104.7141.54836123-37-11418358.589
AL West3611Chicago White Sox1798.5294.05058-82-87-01377859.569
AL West4713Texas Rangers18810.4445.55775-182-56-51364690.338
AL West5818Kansas City Royals19811.4216.0535122-96-21356867.504
AL West6919California Angels17710.4126.04173-323-74-31386870.493
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113New York Mets18126.667-707007-35-31387167.514
NL East235Philadelphia Phillies20137.650-7558178-45-31364690.338
NL East346Montreal Expos17116.6470.55463-96-55-11395980.424
NL East4612Pittsburgh Pirates18810.4444.08389-64-34-71378849.642
NL East51017Chicago Cubs19811.4214.59374191-87-31367759.566
NL East6816St. Louis Cardinals19811.4214.5767515-63-51376770.489
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124Houston Astros18126.667-9680167-25-41357263.533
NL West258Los Angeles Dodgers20128.6001.08652345-37-51357362.541
NL West3714San Diego Padres21912.4294.55870-123-36-91324983.371
NL West4915Cincinnati Reds19811.4214.592104-126-62-51358748.644
NL West51120Atlanta Braves21813.3815.584115-315-73-61336271.466
NL West61221San Francisco Giants22715.3187.092109-175-42-111336271.466
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