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Thursday, June 8,1972

Thursday, June 8,1972

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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 1972-06-08 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bill Parsons Paul Splittorff Ken Sanders 8,170 2:23
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 New York Yankees 2 Texas Rangers 6 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Pete Broberg Mel Stottlemyre Paul Lindblad 11,897 2:41
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 Chicago Cubs 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tommy John Juan Pizarro Jim Brewer 17,005 2:09
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 Atlanta Braves 3 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Parc Jarry Jim Hardin Bill Stoneman Cecil Upshaw 12,224 2:30
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 Cincinnati Reds 5 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Pedro Borbon Tom Seaver Clay Carroll 35,593 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 Houston Astros 2 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bill Champion Larry Dierker Joe Hoerner 20,155 2:36
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 11 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Moose Steve Arlin -- 2,949 2:42
1972 reg season 1972-06-08 St. Louis Cardinals 6 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Diego Segui Sam McDowell -- 2,410 2:35
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
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 44 25 19 .568 0.0 162 128 34 L2 11-8 14-11 1 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 3.0 147 129 18 W1 6-11 16-11 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 4.0 119 132 -13 L3 9-11 11-11 3 6 13 -- dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 41 18 23 .439 5.5 154 182 -28 L1 10-16 8-7 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 6.5 155 169 -14 L1 7-18 12-8 5 11 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 41 16 25 .390 7.5 112 156 -44 W1 8-14 8-11 6 12 21 -- 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 44 31 13 .705 0.0 180 136 44 W6 16-8 15-5 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 42 25 17 .595 5.0 166 135 31 L1 13-13 12-4 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 26 18 .591 5.0 165 158 7 W1 6-14 20-4 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 47 22 25 .468 10.5 156 188 -32 W2 8-14 14-11 4 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 47 20 27 .426 12.5 162 183 -21 W1 7-15 13-12 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 12.5 164 146 18 L1 4-16 15-10 6 10 19 -- 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 New York Mets franchise | log 47 32 15 .681 0.0 183 163 20 L2 14-7 18-8 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 46 30 16 .652 1.5 236 166 70 W6 15-8 15-8 2 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 45 25 20 .556 6.0 187 136 51 L1 12-14 13-6 3 6 10 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 11.5 137 189 -52 L1 7-16 13-10 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 48 20 28 .417 12.5 174 201 -27 W4 10-16 10-12 5 9 20 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 47 18 29 .383 14.0 145 179 -34 W2 9-13 9-16 6 10 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 49 30 19 .612 0.0 189 131 58 W1 16-8 14-11 1 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 48 29 19 .604 0.5 228 194 34 W2 21-9 8-10 2 4 5 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 48 27 21 .563 2.5 217 198 19 L2 17-9 10-12 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 46 22 24 .478 6.5 184 215 -31 W1 13-14 9-10 4 7 12 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 48 16 32 .333 13.5 127 185 -58 L8 7-9 9-23 5 11 23 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 54 17 37 .315 15.5 209 259 -50 L6 11-11 6-26 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)