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Wednesday June 7,1972This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1972-06-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles11BoxPat DobsonJim Perry(none)
Boston Red Sox1Chicago White Sox2BoxStan BahnsenLuis TiantRich Gossage
Oakland Athletics10Cleveland Indians4BoxKen HoltzmanDick Tidrow(none)
California Angels5Detroit Tigers1BoxNolan RyanJoe Niekro(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Kansas City Royals5BoxTom BurgmeierKen Sanders(none)
New York Yankees7Texas Rangers5BoxSteve KlineJim ShellenbackSparky Lyle
Chicago Cubs5Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBurt HootonBill Singer(none)
Atlanta Braves2Montreal Expos5BoxMike TorrezPhil Niekro(none)
Cincinnati Reds6New York Mets3BoxJim McGlothlinGary GentryTom Hall
Houston Astros1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxSteve CarltonJerry ReussBucky Brandon
Pittsburgh Pirates12San Diego Padres5BoxBob JohnsonFred Norman(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Diego Padres0BoxBob MillerMike CorkinsBob Johnson
St. Louis Cardinals6San Francisco Giants0BoxReggie ClevelandJuan Marichal(none)

Standings as of 1972-06-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Detroit Tigers442519.568--1621283411-814-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1126151.545
2511Baltimore Orioles442222.5003.0147129186-1116-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1105852.527
3612Cleveland Indians422022.4764.0119132-139-1111-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1145262.456
4816Boston Red Sox411823.4395.5154182-2810-168-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1146747.588
51017New York Yankees441925.4326.0153163-107-1712-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1116051.541
61221Milwaukee Brewers401525.3758.0108153-457-148-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium1165066.431
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics443113.705--1801364416-815-5W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1116249.559
226Minnesota Twins422517.5955.01661353113-1312-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1125260.464
337Chicago White Sox442618.5915.016515876-1420-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1106149.555
4713California Angels472225.46810.5156188-328-1414-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1085355.491
5918Kansas City Royals441925.43212.0161142194-1615-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1105753.518
61119Texas Rangers461927.41313.0156181-257-1512-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium1083573.324
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets463214.696--1801582214-718-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1105159.464
223Pittsburgh Pirates452916.6442.52251646114-815-8W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1106743.609
3610Chicago Cubs442519.5686.01861345212-1313-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1116051.541
4815Montreal Expos452025.44411.5135186-517-1613-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1115061.450
5920St. Louis Cardinals471928.40413.5168197-299-1610-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1095653.514
61022Philadelphia Phillies461729.37015.0138177-399-138-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1104268.382
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers482919.604--1871305716-813-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1075651.523
245Cincinnati Reds472819.5960.52231913220-98-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1076740.626
358Houston Astros472720.5741.52151912417-810-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1065749.538
4714Atlanta Braves452124.4676.5181213-3212-149-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1094960.450
51123San Diego Padres471631.34012.5125174-497-99-22L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1064264.396
61224San Francisco Giants531736.32114.5205253-4811-116-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1025250.510


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Wade BlasingameP28.198Sent to Yankees by Astros for future considerations. 
Diego SeguiP34.294Sent to Cardinals by Athletics for future considerations.