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Friday May 19,1972This date in baseball
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Games on 1972-05-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels1Chicago White Sox3BoxWilbur WoodEddie FisherTerry Forster
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers1BoxGaylord PerryLes Cain(none)
Oakland Athletics1Kansas City Royals16BoxPaul SplittorffBlue Moon Odom(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Milwaukee Brewers4BoxBill ParsonsDave McNallyKen Sanders
Boston Red Sox0New York Yankees6BoxMel StottlemyreMarty Pattin(none)
Minnesota Twins1Texas Rangers2BoxBill GogolewskiJim Kaat(none)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxClaude OsteenDon Wilson(none)
New York Mets8Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBuzz CapraDick SelmaDanny Frisella
Montreal Expos0Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxBob MooseBill Stoneman(none)
Cincinnati Reds1San Diego Padres0BoxJim McGlothlinClay Kirby(none)
Atlanta Braves6San Francisco Giants7BoxJerry JohnsonPhil NiekroDon McMahon
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxScipio SpinksFergie Jenkins(none)

Standings as of 1972-05-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Cleveland Indians25169.640--8262207-49-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1315675.427
258Detroit Tigers261511.5771.510675317-58-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1307159.546
3613Baltimore Orioles261313.5003.5848403-910-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1286761.523
4918New York Yankees251015.4006.07481-74-116-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1306961.531
51120Boston Red Sox24915.3756.589115-266-103-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1317655.580
61222Milwaukee Brewers23815.3487.04977-284-84-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium1335776.429
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins25178.680--113605310-67-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1296069.465
235Chicago White Sox261610.6151.5868332-814-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1287157.555
347Oakland Athletics251510.6002.0918835-610-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1307852.600
4715Texas Rangers271215.4446.079103-245-107-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1274285.331
5817Kansas City Royals281216.4296.59679172-1110-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1266462.508
61019California Angels281117.3937.569111-423-88-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1276463.504
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets29227.759--12297258-314-4W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1276166.480
2510Pittsburgh Pirates271512.5566.0136113237-58-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1288147.633
3611Philadelphia Phillies281513.5366.5969608-47-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium1284484.344
4712Chicago Cubs281414.5007.512794337-117-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1277156.559
5814Montreal Expos291316.4489.089129-406-107-6L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1275770.449
61021St. Louis Cardinals311120.35512.0110140-305-136-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1256461.512
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Houston Astros291811.621--148121279-59-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1246658.532
236Los Angeles Dodgers311912.613--119744511-68-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1246658.532
349Cincinnati Reds301713.5671.5134133111-66-7W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1247846.629
4916San Diego Padres301317.4335.58496-126-57-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1234578.366
51123Atlanta Braves291019.3458.0109157-485-115-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1256065.480
61224San Francisco Giants331023.30310.0127151-247-83-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1225963.484


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bernie CarboOF24.288Traded by Reds to Cardinals for Joe Hague. 
Joe Hague1B-OF28.024Traded by Cardinals to Reds for Bernie Carbo.