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MLB Games on Wednesday August 16, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL4Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP918,781Memorial StadiumNight2:36Bob LockerDoyle AlexanderJoe HorlenCampaneris, Epstein, Mangual
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP917,542Comiskey ParkDay2:25Wilbur WoodGary RyersonTerry ForsterAlvarado
California AngelsAL2Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP98,086Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight2:08Clyde WrightDick Tidrow------
New York YankeesAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP911,579Municipal StadiumNight2:20Roger NelsonFritz Peterson---Murcer
Boston Red SoxAL8Texas RangersAL9Box | PBP108,020Arlington StadiumNight3:11Casey CoxKen Tatum---Grieve, Smith, Yastrzemski
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP928,318Dodger StadiumNight2:32Bob MillerDon Sutton---Stargell
Houston AstrosNL5Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP913,418Jarry ParkNight2:10Don WilsonMike Torrez------
Atlanta BravesNL3New York MetsNL1Box | PBP933,827Shea StadiumNight2:27Phil NiekroJon Matlack---Aaron
Cincinnati RedsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP910,385Veterans StadiumNight2:39Jim McGlothlinKen ReynoldsPedro BorbonPerez
St. Louis CardinalsNL6San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP97,242San Diego StadiumNight2:29Bob GibsonSteve ArlinDiego SeguiColbert, Melendez, Thomas
Chicago CubsNL9San Francisco GiantsNL14Box | PBP95,566Candlestick ParkDay3:03Don CarrithersRick ReuschelRandy MoffittCardenal, Henderson
11 record(s)
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 Wednesday, August 16, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136Baltimore Orioles1116051.541-3933088532-2428-27432023.465
AL East2510Detroit Tigers1115952.5321.03773671030-2629-26452718.600
AL East3611New York Yankees1115853.5232.04063574922-3436-19442123.477
AL East4713Boston Red Sox1095554.5054.0452473-2121-3434-20463016.652
AL East5916Cleveland Indians1115259.4688.0340361-2121-3631-23452025.444
AL East61223Milwaukee Brewers1124369.38417.5350449-9918-3825-31442222.500
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Oakland Athletics1126646.589-4273339434-2432-22432716.628
AL West224Chicago White Sox1106446.5821.04123872520-3244-14442321.523
AL West348Minnesota Twins1075750.5336.53903702026-3131-19472027.426
AL West4814Kansas City Royals1105456.49111.04133932019-3335-23442222.500
AL West51019California Angels1115061.45015.5341413-7221-3329-28442519.568
AL West61121Texas Rangers1114566.40520.5356446-9018-3627-3043934.209
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Pittsburgh Pirates1106941.627-50737912833-2136-20452718.600
NL East247New York Mets1085850.53710.0368380-1228-2530-25482523.521
NL East3612Chicago Cubs1135855.51312.54814156624-3534-20422715.643
NL East4715St. Louis Cardinals1095356.48615.5415444-2926-3127-25472225.468
NL East5918Montreal Expos1095059.45918.5346430-8425-3225-27472027.426
NL East61224Philadelphia Phillies1104169.37328.0340445-10521-3120-38461828.391
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1106842.618-51138712440-1628-26442717.614
NL West235Houston Astros1136350.5586.55274656233-2430-26402119.525
NL West359Los Angeles Dodgers1095851.5329.54043733130-2628-25462719.587
NL West4817Atlanta Braves1155362.46117.5459534-7524-3528-28391722.436
NL West51020San Francisco Giants1145163.44719.0492494-228-2723-36411823.439
NL West61122San Diego Padres1104367.39125.0355459-10425-2518-42431528.349
24 record(s)
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