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Saturday July 29,1972This 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 1972-07-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians3Baltimore Orioles4BoxGrant JacksonSteve Mingori(none)
Texas Rangers1California Angels8BoxRudy MayJim Panther(none)
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox4BoxTerry ForsterTed Abernathy(none)
Detroit Tigers3Milwaukee Brewers8BoxJim ColbornBill Slayback(none)
Boston Red Sox1New York Yankees8BoxMike KekichJohn Curtis(none)
Minnesota Twins2Oakland Athletics7BoxCatfish HunterRay Corbin(none)
San Francisco Giants5Atlanta Braves2BoxFrank RebergerPhil NiekroJerry Johnson
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs3BoxBill HandsRick WiseJack Aker
San Diego Padres4Cincinnati Reds3BoxEd AcostaEd SpragueMark Schaeffer
Los Angeles Dodgers2Houston Astros7BoxJerry ReussDon SuttonTom Griffin
Montreal Expos6New York Mets3BoxMike TorrezGary GentryMike Marshall
Pittsburgh Pirates2Philadelphia Phillies5BoxWoodie FrymanSteve BlassDick Selma
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxLuke WalkerBucky BrandonDave Giusti

Standings as of 1972-07-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Detroit Tigers925339.576--3252844127-2126-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium643331.516
235Baltimore Orioles915140.5601.53182556327-1824-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium632934.460
3510Boston Red Sox904644.5116.0383389-618-2828-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park653926.600
4712New York Yankees894544.5066.53232794415-2730-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I663432.515
51020Cleveland Indians903852.42214.0268309-4117-3321-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium663432.515
61121Milwaukee Brewers913754.40715.5276363-8714-2923-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium652837.431
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics945836.617--3772859231-1827-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum613526.574
246Chicago White Sox945242.5536.0343340315-2937-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park603525.583
3611Minnesota Twins904644.51110.0328322621-2825-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium643133.484
4815Kansas City Royals934548.48412.53653353017-2828-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium613130.508
5918California Angels954352.45315.5294363-6917-2926-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium603228.533
61222Texas Rangers933756.39820.5297373-7614-3023-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeArlington Stadium611744.279
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates935835.624--42832110726-1732-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium623824.613
237New York Mets915041.5497.0304326-2226-2124-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium653332.508
3613St. Louis Cardinals914645.50511.0348358-1024-2422-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II652936.446
4714Chicago Cubs954847.50511.04063406621-2927-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field603723.617
5917Montreal Expos904248.46714.5294358-6421-2721-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park662838.424
61224Philadelphia Phillies933459.36624.0297388-9115-2819-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium632538.397
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1972 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Cincinnati Reds915635.615--42631710935-1321-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium633924.619
248Houston Astros955243.5476.04443974728-2024-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome583226.552
359Los Angeles Dodgers924943.5337.53363082826-2123-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium633627.571
4816Atlanta Braves944450.46813.5367420-5322-3021-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium602634.433
51019San Francisco Giants954253.44216.0393405-1224-2118-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park602733.450
61123San Diego Padres923557.38021.5278383-10518-1917-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium612338.377


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jack HiattC-1B30.002Purchased by Angels from Astros.