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1972 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  80-74   .519
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Frank Cashen
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  899,950
Playoffs: Season in progress

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Don Buford (35)
Youngest Player:  Rich Coggins (21)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson (18)
Top Hitter:  Boog Powell (21)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Palmer (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Ken Thomas (#24)

Roster Continuity:  80.73%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Detroit8670.551--
Boston8570.5480.5
Baltimore8074.5195.0
NY Yankees7976.5106.5
Cleveland7284.46214.0
Milwaukee6591.41721.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Brooks Robinson3b3435UDFA: 1955MLB15355648139232864104345244712.250.303.3420190612440654.0.257
6Paul Blairof3928UDFA: 1962MLB14247747111208849782578005716.233.267.3580171514402442.9.259
26Boog Powell1b-of2130UDFA: 1959MLB1404655311720121814065924141413.252.346.4340202539366735.4.270
3,16Bobby Grich2b31231967-1-19MLB133460661282131250136539673358.278.358.4150191528354725.5.325
9Don Bufordof-2b4035UDFA: 1960MLB125408468462522836983410315.206.326.2670109485336373.0.246
15Davey Johnson2b-29UDFA: 1962MLB1183763183223532115268482210.221.320.3350126436308433.8.256
25Don Baylorof43231967-2-39MLB10232033811331138242295090239.253.330.4160133363255505.3.267
14Merv Rettenmundof-29UDFA: 1964MLB1023014070102621644137004010.233.325.3390102346249353.8.248
7Mark Belangerss-28UDFA: 1962MLB11328536539121663185321443.186.236.246070313246131.5.218
12Johnny Oatesc-261967-1-10MLB85253206612142157283108525.261.332.364092288206324.2.282
11Terry Crowleyof-1b-251966-11-216MLB972473057100112900322615128.231.319.4050100283201354.7.217
8Andy Etchebarrenc-29UDFA: 1961MLB7118811386122102174332025.202.276.277052210159111.9.248
22Jim Palmerp-26UDFA: 1963MLB3698122231080023600600.224.240.2760271068241.3.355
35Mike Cuellarp-35UDFA: 1961MLB358751100270003800701.126.126.1950179484-4-1.2.191
37Pat Dobsonp-30UDFA: 1960MLB388531220030013900802.141.151.1650149483-4-1.4.261
10Ellie Hendricksc-31UDFA: 1959MLB3384613400401121902111.155.258.202017987531.1.197
36Tommy Davisof-33UDFA: 1957MLB268292130062061800003.256.307.293024886462.7.328
19Dave McNallyp-29UDFA: 1961MLB367941220260033800200.152.183.25302084690-0.1.256
28Tom Shopayof-271965-34-624MLB49403900020051200000.225.311.22509453121.9.321
2Rich Cogginsof-211968-21-475MLB16395134001021600300.333.350.436017433165.1.394
13Doyle Alexanderp-211968-9-185MLB3525120000001700301.080.115.080022927-2-1.9.111
44Roric Harrisonp-25UDFA: 1965MLB3917221011001900100.118.167.35306191600.8.143
30Chico Salmon2b-ss-31-MLB1716211000000400001.062.062.125021616--.083
1Al Bumbryof-251968-11-238MLB911540100110000000.364.364.5451000611827.7.364
32Tom Matchickss-3b-28-MLB39020000010100000.222.222.22202980-0.2.250
32Enos Cabell3b-1b-22UDFA: 1969MLB35000001000000000.000.000.0000055--.000
10Sergio Roblesc-26UDFA: 1968MLB25010000000000000.200.200.200015401.1.200
23Grant Jacksonp-29UDFA: 1962MLB324000000000300000.000.000.0000044--.000
34Bob Reynoldsp-251966-1-17MLB32000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
39Eddie Wattp-31UDFA: 1962MLB382000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
40Dave Leonhardp-31UDFA: 1963MLB1611110000010000001.0001.0002.00030002202--1.000
43Mickey Scottp-241965-17-328MLB151000000002100000.000.667.0001000031011.6.000
Totals: (32 players)1545028519115319329100483784150793536576540113.229.302.3396411704567641345233.4.261

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Jim Palmer626UDFA: 1963MLB21102.07363618300274.121973632170184411.057.180.692.306.040.38.2460.70
37Pat Dobson1030UDFA: 1960MLB16182.65383613310268.122089791369161601.087.380.442.315.400.43.2571.19
35Mike Cuellar1535UDFA: 1961MLB18122.57353517400248.119778712171132301.087.140.762.574.780.54.2371.02
19Dave McNally2229UDFA: 1961MLB13172.95363612600241.022085791568120101.208.220.562.544.480.57.2721.21
13Doyle Alexander-211968-9-185MLB682.4535922162106.178362953049711.026.600.422.544.150.61.2211.38
44Roric Harrison-25UDFA: 1965MLB342.303920014494.068242423462801.096.510.193.265.940.55.2530.79
39Eddie Watt5231UDFA: 1962MLB232.173800029745.230121122023501.095.910.393.944.530.87.2120.89
23Grant Jackson6029UDFA: 1962MLB112.633200023841.03314121934001.027.240.221.987.460.26.2740.69
43Mickey Scott-241965-17-328MLB012.74150006023.023772511001.229.000.781.964.300.45.3000.71
40Dave Leonhard-31UDFA: 1963MLB004.50140002020.02010103127101.609.001.355.403.151.71.2540.56
34Bob Reynolds-251966-1-17MLB001.863000109.2822075001.557.450.006.524.661.40.3081.11
Totals: (32 players)80742.54154154621892211,37211164303871003957883521.217.320.562.595.170.50.248 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny OatesC826333913124.9956.00 
Johnny OatesC823913124.9950.00 
Andy EtchebarrenC705033342232.9926.37 
Andy EtchebarrenC703342232.9920.00 
Ellie HendricksC282261301523.9865.77 
Ellie HendricksC281301523.9860.00 
Sergio RoblesC1920001.0002.00 
Sergio RoblesC120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Boog Powell1B13311167015111.9880.00 
Boog Powell1B133111211167015111.9889.60 
Bobby Grich1B1799979081.0009.64 
Bobby Grich1B16979081.0000.00 
Terry Crowley1B1569756061.00010.57 
Terry Crowley1B15756061.0000.00 
Don Baylor1B954215.9820.00 
Don Baylor1B96454215.9827.88 
Tommy Davis1B3204001.0000.00 
Tommy Davis1B316204001.00013.50 
Chico Salmon1B2210011.0004.50 
Chico Salmon1B210011.0000.00 
Enos Cabell1B1970011.0007.00 
Enos Cabell1B170011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Davey Johnson2B116286307681.9900.00 
Davey Johnson2B116995286307681.9905.36 
Bobby Grich2B4837695113327.9864.98 
Bobby Grich2B4595113327.9860.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Brooks Robinson3B15213231293331127.9773.14 
Brooks Robinson3B1521293331127.9770.00 
Bobby Grich3B82011001.0000.90 
Bobby Grich3B811001.0000.00 
Tom Matchick3B3212410.8572.57 
Tom Matchick3B32410.8570.00 
Chico Salmon3B102001.0000.00 
Chico Salmon3B1702001.0002.57 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark BelangerSS1051802851253.9750.00 
Mark BelangerSS1057681802851253.9755.45 
Bobby GrichSS811062151746.9500.00 
Bobby GrichSS786031062151746.9504.79 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Paul BlairOF13910833371031.9912.88 
Paul BlairOF1393371031.9910.00 
Don BufordOF105903173621.9891.78 
Don BufordOF105173621.9890.00 
Merv RettenmundOF98712174622.9892.28 
Merv RettenmundOF98174622.9890.00 
Don BaylorOF84152240.9750.00 
Don BaylorOF84669152240.9752.07 
Terry CrowleyOF6895211.9900.00 
Terry CrowleyOF6848695211.9901.80 
Tommy DavisOF18140310001.0001.99 
Tommy DavisOF18310001.0000.00 
Rich CogginsOF1386391011.0004.18 
Rich CogginsOF13391011.0000.00 
Tom ShopayOF41940001.0001.89 
Tom ShopayOF340001.0000.00 
Al BumbryOF21540001.0002.40 
Al BumbryOF240001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roric HarrisonP3994810001.0001.72 
Roric HarrisonP3994810001.0001.72 
Pat DobsonP38268153322.9601.61 
Pat DobsonP38268153322.9601.61 
Eddie WattP384527001.0001.79 
Eddie WattP384527001.0001.79 
Dave McNallyP3624194335.9451.94 
Dave McNallyP3624194335.9451.94 
Jim PalmerP36274143734.9441.67 
Jim PalmerP36274143734.9441.67 
Doyle AlexanderP35106142321.9493.14 
Doyle AlexanderP35106142321.9493.14 
Mike CuellarP35248104355.9141.92 
Mike CuellarP35248104355.9141.92 
Grant JacksonP324116011.0001.54 
Grant JacksonP324116011.0001.54 
Mickey ScottP152331001.0001.57 
Mickey ScottP152331001.0001.57 
Dave LeonhardP142023001.0002.25 
Dave LeonhardP142023001.0002.25 
Bob ReynoldsP3901001.0000.98 
Bob ReynoldsP3901001.0000.98 


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