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Thursday, July 20,1972

Thursday, July 20,1972

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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 1972-07-20 Oakland Athletics 1 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Marty Pattin Ken Holtzman -- 0 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 Oakland Athletics 3 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Don Newhauser Darold Knowles -- 33,657 2:56
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 Baltimore Orioles 8 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Eddie Watt Ken Wright Roric Harrison 11,075 3:00
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 Minnesota Twins 1 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Gary Ryerson Dick Woodson -- 5,282 2:12
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 Detroit Tigers 5 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Bill Slayback Don Stanhouse -- 8,436 2:19
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Don Durham -- 8,840 2:25
1972 reg season 1972-07-20 New York Mets 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Gary Gentry Al Downing -- 24,213 2:22
7 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 85 49 36 .576 0.0 299 260 39 W1 23-18 26-18 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 85 48 37 .565 1.0 290 226 64 W1 25-17 23-20 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 82 43 39 .524 4.5 359 352 7 W6 17-25 26-14 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 80 39 41 .488 7.5 282 261 21 W2 15-27 24-14 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 83 35 48 .422 13.0 242 288 -46 W1 14-29 21-19 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 83 34 49 .410 14.0 246 329 -83 W1 14-29 20-20 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 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 87 54 33 .621 0.0 348 262 86 L2 29-16 25-17 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 86 46 40 .535 7.5 314 316 -2 W1 15-29 31-11 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 83 42 41 .506 10.0 301 296 5 L4 17-25 25-16 3 6 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 86 43 43 .500 10.5 338 299 39 L2 16-25 27-18 4 7 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 87 38 49 .437 16.0 270 341 -71 L4 15-26 23-23 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 87 36 51 .414 18.0 288 347 -59 L1 14-27 22-24 6 11 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 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 85 54 31 .635 0.0 402 288 114 W1 25-16 29-15 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 84 48 36 .571 5.5 288 302 -14 W1 24-17 24-19 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 85 44 41 .518 10.0 326 338 -12 L1 22-20 22-21 3 6 11 -- dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 88 45 43 .511 10.5 379 317 62 L1 19-25 26-18 4 7 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 83 37 46 .446 16.0 265 338 -73 W1 17-26 20-20 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 85 30 55 .353 24.0 280 370 -90 W1 14-26 16-29 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 85 53 32 .624 0.0 395 297 98 W1 33-12 20-20 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 89 49 40 .551 6.0 413 365 48 L1 28-20 21-20 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 86 45 41 .523 8.5 315 288 27 L1 24-20 21-21 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 89 41 48 .461 14.0 349 401 -52 W1 22-30 18-19 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 90 39 51 .433 16.5 377 393 -16 L1 23-20 16-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 85 32 53 .376 21.0 261 353 -92 L1 16-18 16-35 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Phil Regan -- Hist Released by White Sox
Don Mincher Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Ted Kubiak to Oakland Athletics for Marty Martinez, Vic Harris and Steve Lawson (7/26/1972)
Ted Kubiak Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Don Mincher to Oakland Athletics for Marty Martinez, Vic Harris and Steve Lawson (7/26/1972)
Marty Martinez Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics with Vic Harris and Steve Lawson to Texas Rangers for Don Mincher and Ted Kubiak
Vic Harris Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics with Marty Martinez and Steve Lawson to Texas Rangers for Don Mincher and Ted Kubiak
Bobby Mitchell Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)