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Saturday, April 15,1972

Saturday, April 15,1972

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Texas Rangers 0 California Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Andy Messersmith Dick Bosman -- 13,916 2:00
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Bill Parsons Gaylord Perry Ken Sanders 22,831 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Boston Red Sox 2 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mickey Lolich Marty Pattin -- 31,510 2:18
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Chicago White Sox 1 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Tom Burgmeier Bart Johnson -- 8,749 2:42
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Minnesota Twins 3 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bob Locker Dave LaRoche -- 9,912 2:32
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Philadelphia Phillies 4 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Carlton Bill Hands Joe Hoerner 17,401 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Cinergy Field Don Sutton Jack Billingham Jim Brewer 37,895 2:13
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 San Francisco Giants 5 Houston Astros 0 box | pbp Astrodome Juan Marichal Don Wilson Jerry Johnson 23,021 2:23
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Tom Seaver Dock Ellis Tug McGraw 15,893 2:00
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Atlanta Braves 5 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Clay Kirby Phil Niekro Mike Caldwell 16,655 2:27
1972 reg season 1972-04-15 Montreal Expos 3 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bill Stoneman Al Santorini -- 7,808 2:10
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 3 2 1 W1 0-0 1-0 1 5 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 1 4 W1 1-0 0-0 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 2 3 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 3 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 1 5 -4 L1 0-0 0-1 4 6 20 -- dnq
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 0.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 5 12 24 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 0.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 2 1 1 W1 0-0 1-0 1 4 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 4 3 1 W1 0-0 1-0 2 2 6 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 1 0 1 W1 0-0 1-0 3 1 1 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 1 2 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 4 7 18 -- dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 4 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 5 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 0 1 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 6 10 14 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 3 2 1 W1 1-0 0-0 1 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 4 0 4 W1 0-0 1-0 2 1 2 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 4 2 2 W1 1-0 0-0 3 6 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 2 4 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 4 11 17 -- dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 0 4 -4 L1 0-1 0-0 5 7 12 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 2 3 -1 L1 0-0 0-1 6 12 13 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 3 1 2 W1 1-0 0-0 1 4 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 6 5 1 W1 0-0 1-0 2 3 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 0 5 W1 1-0 0-0 3 2 10 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 5 6 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 4 8 22 -- dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 1 3 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 5 10 19 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 0 5 -5 L1 0-0 0-1 6 9 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Tim Cullen Oakland Athletics Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1972-1972 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Scipio Spinks St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Houston Astros with Lance Clemons to St. Louis Cardinals for Jerry Reuss
Lance Clemons St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Houston Astros with Scipio Spinks to St. Louis Cardinals for Jerry Reuss
Jerry Reuss Houston Astros Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to Houston Astros for Scipio Spinks and Lance Clemons
Bobby Tolan Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)