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Baseball on Monday, May 22, 1972

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
California Angels3Oakland Athletics6BoxCatfish Hunter (3-2)Nolan Ryan (2-4)CAL  L Stanton (3)  OAK  R Jackson (6)Joe Rudi (25.4)
Chicago White Sox7Texas Rangers6BoxVicente Romo (1-0)Paul Lindblad (2-2)NoneCarlos May (87.7)
San Francisco Giants9Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxSam McDowell (6-1)Mike Strahler (0-1)LAN  W Davis (6)  SFN  K Henderson (4), D Kingman 2 (10), B Williams (1)Dave Kingman (70.7)
Philadelphia Phillies3Montreal Expos6BoxMike Torrez (4-1)Barry Lersch (1-2)MON  R Fairly (2)Ron Fairly (50.0)
Houston Astros7San Diego Padres0BoxLarry Dierker (4-2)Ed Acosta (1-2)HOU  L May (7), B Watson (6)Bob Watson (22.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians1710.630--84688-59-5L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1612.5711.5112777-59-7W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1513.5362.595845-910-4W2Game Log
New York Yankees1215.4445.083864-118-4W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox917.3467.5941246-123-5L5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers817.3208.049884-84-9L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox1910.655--110973-816-2W4Game Log
Oakland Athletics1810.6430.5110987-611-4W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins1711.6071.51177310-97-2L4Game Log
Texas Rangers1516.4845.0981145-1010-6L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1218.4007.5103922-1110-7L2Game Log
California Angels1120.3559.0801343-118-9L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets257.781--13110211-314-4W11Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1812.6006.01481167-511-7W7Game Log
Chicago Cubs1515.5009.0132998-127-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1517.46910.01041118-57-12L7Game Log
Montreal Expos1419.42411.5981446-138-6W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1221.36413.51151455-137-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2012.625--15712511-69-6W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2014.5881.01318511-69-8L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1815.5452.514414712-86-7L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1519.4416.0981136-59-14L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1220.3758.01191657-125-8L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1225.32410.51441698-84-17W2Game Log

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