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MLB Games on Thursday August 24, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP90County StadiumDay2:22Mike PaulGary RyersonPete BrobergHoward
Texas RangersAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP95,491County StadiumDay2:09Jim LonborgPaul Lindblad---May
Cincinnati RedsNL6Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP914,241Jarry ParkDay2:19Jack BillinghamErnie McAnally---Bench
3 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 Thursday, August 24, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136Detroit Tigers1196455.538-4294022730-2634-29372215.595
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1186355.5340.54083268232-2431-31361719.472
AL East3612New York Yankees1166056.5172.54223804224-3736-19391920.487
AL East4713Boston Red Sox1165957.5093.5482507-2525-3734-20392613.667
AL East5915Cleveland Indians1185761.4836.5368384-1621-3636-25381523.395
AL East61222Milwaukee Brewers1184672.39017.5366463-9720-3926-33381919.500
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Chicago White Sox1176948.590-4494103921-3248-16371819.486
AL West224Oakland Athletics1186949.5850.545635210437-2732-22372413.649
AL West3511Minnesota Twins1156055.5228.0413410329-3631-19391722.436
AL West4814Kansas City Royals1155659.48712.04284131519-3337-26392019.513
AL West51020California Angels1185266.44117.5359448-8923-3829-28372314.622
AL West61121Texas Rangers1184870.40721.5381466-8520-3728-3336630.167
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Pittsburgh Pirates1167343.629-52839813037-2336-20392316.590
NL East259New York Mets1156154.53011.5385413-2828-2533-29412219.537
NL East3610Chicago Cubs1206357.52512.05114377429-3734-20352213.629
NL East4716St. Louis Cardinals1165660.48317.0434461-2729-3527-25401921.475
NL East5817Montreal Expos1175463.46219.5377465-8825-3229-31391623.410
NL East61224Philadelphia Phillies1174374.36830.5371478-10721-3122-43391623.410
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1187444.627-55141413746-1828-26362115.583
NL West235Houston Astros1206753.5588.05624907237-2730-26331716.515
NL West347Los Angeles Dodgers1166254.53411.04193912830-2632-28392316.590
NL West4918Atlanta Braves1225666.45920.0485561-7627-3928-28321418.438
NL West51019San Francisco Giants1205367.44222.0511510128-2725-40351619.457
NL West61123San Diego Padres1174572.38528.5379495-11625-2520-47361323.361
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