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Saturday June 17,1972This 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 1972-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox4BoxWilbur WoodRay CulpTerry Forster
Chicago White Sox8Boston Red Sox10BoxBill LeePhil ReganDon Newhauser
Detroit Tigers3California Angels2BoxTom TimmermannLloyd AllenChuck Seelbach
Kansas City Royals6Milwaukee Brewers3BoxPaul SplittorffBill Parsons(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Minnesota Twins1BoxPat DobsonBert Blyleven(none)
Texas Rangers0New York Yankees2BoxSteve KlineDick Bosman(none)
Texas Rangers2New York Yankees3BoxMel StottlemyreJim PantherSparky Lyle
Cleveland Indians2Oakland Athletics3BoxDave HamiltonGaylord PerryDarold Knowles
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves3BoxGeorge StoneErnie McAnally(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Chicago Cubs7BoxMilt PappasAl DowningTom Phoebus
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds8BoxWayne SimpsonGary GentryTom Hall
Philadelphia Phillies5Houston Astros10BoxDave RobertsWoodie FrymanJim Ray
San Diego Padres4Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxClay KirbyLuke Walker(none)
San Francisco Giants3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJoe GrzendaJerry Johnson(none)

Standings as of 1972-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Baltimore Orioles523022.577--1771374014-1116-11W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1025052.490
249Detroit Tigers523022.577--1841533115-915-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1045648.538
3714Cleveland Indians502327.4606.0141154-1310-1513-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1064957.462
4916New York Yankees532429.4536.5179180-18-2016-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1025547.539
51017Boston Red Sox492227.4496.5207231-2410-1612-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1066343.594
61224Milwaukee Brewers501634.32013.0130203-738-218-13L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium1064957.462
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics523517.673--2071565118-917-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1035845.563
225Chicago White Sox533221.6043.520119478-1724-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1015546.545
3511Minnesota Twins502723.5407.01801621814-1513-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1045054.481
4613Kansas City Royals532528.47210.5199181188-1717-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1015150.505
5815California Angels552530.45511.5181217-369-1616-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1005050.500
61119Texas Rangers552332.41813.5187205-187-1716-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium993168.313
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Pittsburgh Pirates543519.648--2651907517-918-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1016140.604
224New York Mets553520.6360.52162001616-1019-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1014853.475
357Chicago Cubs533122.5853.52321577514-1517-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1025448.529
4818St. Louis Cardinals552431.43611.5194222-2812-1712-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1015150.505
5920Montreal Expos542232.40713.0160224-649-2013-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1024854.471
61021Philadelphia Phillies552035.36415.5167223-569-1811-17L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1013962.386
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Cincinnati Reds553520.636--2682095923-912-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium996039.606
246Houston Astros563323.5892.52482222619-1014-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome975146.526
3610Los Angeles Dodgers563224.5713.52031594417-1115-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium995346.535
4712Atlanta Braves552728.4918.0229254-2514-1613-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium994356.434
51122San Diego Padres561937.33916.5154223-699-1210-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium973958.402
61223San Francisco Giants622042.32318.5234287-5313-147-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park934944.527