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MLB Games on Sunday August 27, 1972

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL3Boston Red SoxAL10Box | PBP917,755Fenway ParkDay2:45Marty PattinRich Hand---Fisk, Petrocelli
Cleveland IndiansAL0California AngelsAL1Box | PBP127,145Anaheim StadiumNight3:25Nolan RyanPhil Hennigan------
Chicago White SoxAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP918,914County StadiumDay2:32Jerry BellTerry Forster---Kelly
Detroit TigersAL5Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP110Metropolitan StadiumDay3:25Fred SchermanWayne Granger---Horton
Detroit TigersAL1Minnesota TwinsAL0Box | PBP1124,962Metropolitan StadiumDay2:38Joe ColemanDave LaRoche---Rodriguez
Kansas City RoyalsAL6New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP90Yankee Stadium IDay2:38Sparky LyleNorm Angelini---Mayberry
Kansas City RoyalsAL8New York YankeesAL9Box | PBP1625,801Yankee Stadium IDay4:50Lindy McDanielBruce Dal Canton---Mayberry, Piniella
Baltimore OriolesAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP916,749Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:09Rollie FingersDave McNallyBob LockerMcNally
New York MetsNL13Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP911,509Atlanta StadiumDay2:43Tom SeaverDenny McLainDanny FrisellaAgee, Boswell, Evans, Milner, Seaver
San Francisco GiantsNL3Chicago CubsNL9Box | PBP923,386Wrigley FieldDay2:37Burt HootonFrank Reberger---Henderson, Williams
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP937,167Riverfront StadiumDay2:22Ross GrimsleyWayne TwitchellPedro BorbonMenke, Morgan
Montreal ExposNL2Houston AstrosNL8Box | PBP913,362AstrodomeDay2:15Larry DierkerCarl Morton---Rader
Los Angeles DodgersNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP925,672Three Rivers StadiumDay2:34Pete MikkelsenNelson BrilesJim BrewerBuckner
San Diego PadresNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL9Box | PBP913,219Busch Stadium IIDay2:22Rick WiseClay Kirby------
14 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 Sunday, August 27, 1972

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136Detroit Tigers1226755.549-4404083233-2634-29341915.559
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1216556.5371.54193328734-2531-31331518.455
AL East3511Boston Red Sox1196257.5213.5503516-1325-3737-20362313.639
AL East4612New York Yankees1216358.5213.54464064024-3739-21341618.471
AL East5916Cleveland Indians1215863.4798.5371393-2222-3836-25351421.400
AL East61221Milwaukee Brewers1214873.39718.5375469-9420-3928-34351718.486
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Chicago White Sox1207050.583-4554193622-3448-16341717.500
AL West224Oakland Athletics1217051.5790.54623639937-2733-24342311.676
AL West3713Minnesota Twins1186058.5089.0419421-229-3631-22361719.472
AL West4815Kansas City Royals1205862.48312.04544371721-3637-26341816.529
AL West51019California Angels1215467.44616.5368451-8323-3831-29342113.618
AL West61122Texas Rangers1214873.39722.5390487-9720-4028-3333627.182
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122Pittsburgh Pirates1207446.617-54141812337-2337-23352213.629
NL East259Chicago Cubs1236558.52810.55324607229-3736-21322012.625
NL East3610New York Mets1186256.52511.0405428-2329-2733-29382117.553
NL East4714St. Louis Cardinals1205961.49215.0466478-1229-3530-26361620.444
NL East5918Montreal Expos1205565.45819.0388482-9426-3429-31361521.417
NL East61224Philadelphia Phillies1204476.36730.0378494-11622-3322-43361521.417
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds1217645.628-56742114646-1830-27331914.576
NL West235Houston Astros1236954.5618.05795017837-2732-27301515.500
NL West347Los Angeles Dodgers1206555.54210.54394043533-2732-28352015.571
NL West4817Atlanta Braves1255867.46420.0500581-8127-3930-29291217.414
NL West51020San Francisco Giants1235469.43923.0534531329-2925-40321517.469
NL West61123San Diego Padres1214675.38030.0396527-13126-2820-47321220.375
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