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MLB Games on Tuesday August 8, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL1Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP919,651Fenway ParkNight2:18Marty PattinDick Tidrow------
Chicago White SoxAL4California AngelsAL3Box | PBP98,841Anaheim StadiumNight2:34Stan BahnsenAndy MessersmithTerry ForsterJohnstone
Oakland AthleticsAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP913,386Municipal StadiumNight2:43Ted AbernathyRollie Fingers------
Baltimore OriolesAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP95,288County StadiumNight2:40Pat DobsonJim ColbornEddie WattPowell
Texas RangersAL5Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP1013,586Metropolitan StadiumNight3:24Jim StricklandPaul Lindblad---Ford, Thompson
Detroit TigersAL2New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP922,463Yankee Stadium IDay2:29Sparky LyleMickey Lolich---White
Houston AstrosNL4Atlanta BravesNL8Box | PBP98,407Atlanta StadiumNight2:19Denny McLainDon Wilson---Baker, Rader, Williams
Montreal ExposNL5Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP911,074Wrigley FieldDay2:17Fergie JenkinsErnie McAnallyJack AkerBailey, Hickman, Jenkins, McCarver, Williams
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP1924,453Riverfront StadiumNight4:17Pedro BorbonPete Mikkelsen------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP918,228Three Rivers StadiumNight1:50Dock EllisBill Champion---Stargell
San Diego PadresNL4San Francisco GiantsNL15Box | PBP90Candlestick ParkNight2:37Frank RebergerMike Corkins---Kendall, Thomas
San Diego PadresNL3San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP97,389Candlestick ParkNight2:27Steve StoneBill GreifJerry JohnsonBlefary, Goodson, Henderson, Roberts
New York MetsNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP922,272Busch Stadium IINight2:41Dennis HigginsDanny Frisella---Melendez, Milner
13 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 Tuesday, August 08, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East135Detroit Tigers1035746.553-3573352229-2428-22532924.547
AL East247Baltimore Orioles1035647.5441.03622887431-2325-24512427.471
AL East3610New York Yankees1015348.5253.03733205322-3131-17542628.481
AL East4713Boston Red Sox1025250.5104.5426446-2019-3033-20533320.623
AL East5916Cleveland Indians1044856.4629.5311344-3318-3430-22522428.462
AL East61122Milwaukee Brewers1044163.39416.5325407-8217-3324-30522428.462
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Oakland Athletics1056243.590-4073169132-2330-20503119.620
AL West224Chicago White Sox1035944.5732.03943712317-3042-14512823.549
AL West359Minnesota Twins1015447.5356.03713512023-2931-18532330.434
AL West4815Kansas City Royals1034954.47612.03893672218-3131-23512724.529
AL West51018California Angels1044757.45214.5326397-7120-3227-25512823.549
AL West61223Texas Rangers1054164.39021.0328427-9917-3624-28491336.265
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Pittsburgh Pirates1036538.631-47535012532-2033-18523121.596
NL East248New York Mets1025547.5399.5346359-1326-2329-24542826.519
NL East3612Chicago Cubs1065551.51911.54423786424-3331-18493019.612
NL East4714St. Louis Cardinals1025151.50013.5388402-1424-2727-24542430.444
NL East51020Montreal Expos1014556.44619.0319405-8621-3024-26552530.455
NL East61224Philadelphia Phillies1033964.37926.0328418-9020-3119-33532033.377
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1026339.618-46435610836-1427-25523220.615
NL West236Houston Astros1055847.5526.54924375531-2227-25482622.542
NL West3511Los Angeles Dodgers1025349.52010.03733502326-2527-24533221.604
NL West4817Atlanta Braves1074958.45816.5424491-6723-3425-25472126.447
NL West5919San Francisco Giants1074859.44917.5456456027-2421-35482127.438
NL West61121San Diego Padres1044163.39423.0333438-10524-2517-38491732.347
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