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Sunday, April 23,1972

Sunday, April 23,1972

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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 1972-04-23 Kansas City Royals 2 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Stan Bahnsen Mike Hedlund Bart Johnson 12,108 2:30
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Baltimore Orioles 1 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Gaylord Perry Mike Cuellar -- 20,513 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Detroit Tigers 0 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Jim Slaton Les Cain Ken Sanders 10,031 2:40
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Oakland Athletics 4 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Bert Blyleven Ken Holtzman -- 17,876 2:02
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 California Angels 2 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Panther Nolan Ryan Horacio Pina 11,586 2:28
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Cincinnati Reds 3 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Ron Schueler Jim McGlothlin -- 13,377 3:09
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 San Diego Padres 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Clay Kirby Tommy John -- 24,752 2:28
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Parc Jarry Scipio Spinks Steve Renko -- 18,332 2:22
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Chicago Cubs 2 New York Mets 8 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Milt Pappas -- 0 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Chicago Cubs 6 New York Mets 7 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jim McAndrew Phil Regan -- 30,789 3:29
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bucky Brandon Bob Miller -- 43,438 3:06
1972 reg season 1972-04-23 Houston Astros 13 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park George Culver Don McMahon Fred Gladding 40,821 3:02
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.0 25 19 6 L2 1-2 4-1 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 0.5 21 19 2 W2 2-1 2-2 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 6 3 3 .500 1.0 23 23 0 W2 0-1 3-2 3 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 6 3 3 .500 1.0 18 16 2 L1 2-3 1-0 4 8 13 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 1.5 12 14 -2 W1 1-2 1-1 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 6 2 4 .333 2.0 17 25 -8 L2 0-4 2-0 6 10 18 -- 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 0.0 20 17 3 L1 0-1 4-1 1 1 4 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.0 28 13 15 W5 0-3 5-0 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 0.5 26 15 11 W2 2-2 1-0 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 0.5 23 26 -3 W3 1-3 3-0 4 6 12 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 2.5 15 22 -7 L6 0-6 3-0 5 11 19 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 2.5 15 34 -19 L4 0-3 2-2 6 12 22 -- 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 6 5 1 .833 0.0 22 18 4 L1 2-0 3-1 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 1.0 23 17 6 W3 0-1 4-1 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 1.5 22 21 1 W1 1-1 3-2 3 6 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 1.5 25 24 1 L1 2-2 2-1 4 5 10 -- Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 8 2 6 .250 4.0 27 37 -10 L5 1-5 1-1 5 11 24 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 8 2 6 .250 4.0 24 26 -2 W1 2-4 0-2 6 12 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 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 9 7 2 .778 0.0 44 20 24 L1 5-1 2-1 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.5 54 36 18 W6 5-0 1-2 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 9 4 5 .444 3.0 20 34 -14 W1 1-2 3-3 3 8 15 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 9 4 5 .444 3.0 37 45 -8 L3 4-2 0-3 4 7 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 10 3 7 .300 4.5 33 50 -17 W2 1-2 2-5 5 9 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 4.0 34 37 -3 L2 1-2 1-3 6 10 21 -- Lost World Series (Athletics)
24 record(s)