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Saturday, July 8,1972

Saturday, July 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 1972-07-08 Texas Rangers 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Rich Hand Pat Dobson -- 0 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Texas Rangers 3 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Casey Cox Doyle Alexander Paul Lindblad 24,518 2:03
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Boston Red Sox 3 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Barber Bill Lee -- 9,670 4:08
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Detroit Tigers 2 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Stan Bahnsen Bill Slayback Terry Forster 15,028 2:27
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Kansas City Royals 1 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Kilkenny Roger Nelson Phil Hennigan 21,250 2:29
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 New York Yankees 1 Minnesota Twins 0 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mel Stottlemyre Wayne Granger Sparky Lyle 14,866 3:03
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Catfish Hunter Gary Ryerson -- 7,087 2:04
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Steve Blass Ron Reed Dave Giusti 20,256 2:33
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Chicago Cubs 2 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Gary Nolan Rick Reuschel Clay Carroll 47,310 2:20
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 San Francisco Giants 12 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Parc Jarry Juan Marichal Ernie McAnally Jerry Johnson 17,522 2:25
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jim McAndrew Pete Mikkelsen Danny Frisella 41,065 2:19
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 San Diego Padres 8 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Gary Ross Dick Selma -- 14,428 2:33
1972 reg season 1972-07-08 Houston Astros 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Reggie Cleveland Jerry Reuss -- 25,103 2:00
13 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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 73 40 33 .548 0.0 243 190 53 L3 22-16 18-17 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 72 39 33 .542 0.5 247 228 19 L1 21-17 18-16 2 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 69 34 35 .493 4.0 309 308 1 L1 13-21 21-14 3 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 70 34 36 .486 4.5 232 224 8 W1 12-26 22-10 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 71 31 40 .437 8.0 194 238 -44 W1 11-25 20-15 5 10 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 71 29 42 .408 10.0 211 280 -69 L1 13-26 16-16 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 74 47 27 .635 0.0 295 220 75 W1 23-13 24-14 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 74 42 32 .568 5.0 282 268 14 W1 12-22 30-10 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 72 37 35 .514 9.0 247 246 1 L1 17-22 20-13 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 73 36 37 .493 10.5 278 242 36 L1 11-21 25-16 4 6 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 76 34 42 .447 14.0 247 298 -51 W1 13-21 21-21 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 75 32 43 .427 15.5 262 305 -43 W3 13-24 19-19 6 11 20 -- 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 74 47 27 .635 0.0 360 252 108 W1 24-13 23-14 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 74 44 30 .595 3.0 268 271 -3 W1 21-14 23-16 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 74 40 34 .541 7.0 286 280 6 W2 20-18 20-16 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 76 39 37 .513 9.0 321 255 66 L1 17-25 22-12 4 7 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 74 32 42 .432 15.0 230 307 -77 L1 14-24 18-18 5 9 19 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 75 26 49 .347 21.5 231 319 -88 L2 12-23 14-26 6 12 24 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 74 45 29 .608 0.0 341 268 73 W1 28-11 17-18 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 77 44 33 .571 2.5 353 309 44 L4 24-15 20-18 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 75 39 36 .520 6.5 281 249 32 L1 21-18 18-18 3 6 10 -- dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 78 37 41 .474 10.0 307 346 -39 L1 19-24 17-18 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 81 33 48 .407 15.5 334 361 -27 W1 20-19 13-29 5 10 22 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 76 28 48 .368 18.0 225 320 -95 W2 14-16 14-32 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
John Hiller Detroit Tigers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1972-1972 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1 record(s)