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Saturday, July 29,1972

Saturday, July 29,1972

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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 1972-07-29 Cleveland Indians 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Grant Jackson Steve Mingori -- 8,466 2:37
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Texas Rangers 1 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Rudy May Jim Panther -- 7,254 2:12
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Kansas City Royals 3 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Terry Forster Ted Abernathy -- 7,115 2:55
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Detroit Tigers 3 Milwaukee Brewers 8 box | pbp County Stadium Jim Colborn Bill Slayback -- 15,450 2:37
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Boston Red Sox 1 New York Yankees 8 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Kekich John Curtis -- 13,477 2:14
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Minnesota Twins 2 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Catfish Hunter Ray Corbin -- 16,606 2:12
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 San Francisco Giants 5 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Frank Reberger Phil Niekro Jerry Johnson 8,913 2:46
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Hands Rick Wise Jack Aker 30,034 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 San Diego Padres 4 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Ed Acosta Ed Sprague Mark Schaeffer 33,094 4:11
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Jerry Reuss Don Sutton Tom Griffin 27,082 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Montreal Expos 6 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mike Torrez Gary Gentry Mike Marshall 40,333 2:58
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Woodie Fryman Steve Blass Dick Selma 37,544 2:17
1972 reg season 1972-07-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Luke Walker Bucky Brandon Dave Giusti 37,544 2:13
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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 92 53 39 .576 0.0 325 284 41 L2 27-21 26-18 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 91 51 40 .560 1.5 318 255 63 W1 27-18 24-22 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 90 46 44 .511 6.0 383 389 -6 L2 18-28 28-16 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 89 45 44 .506 6.5 323 279 44 W2 15-27 30-17 4 7 12 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 90 38 52 .422 14.0 268 309 -41 L1 17-33 21-19 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 91 37 54 .407 15.5 276 363 -87 W2 14-29 23-25 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 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 94 58 36 .617 0.0 377 285 92 W1 31-18 27-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 6.0 343 340 3 W2 15-29 37-13 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 90 46 44 .511 10.0 328 322 6 L1 21-28 25-16 3 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 93 45 48 .484 12.5 365 335 30 L2 17-28 28-20 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 95 43 52 .453 15.5 294 363 -69 W4 17-29 26-23 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 93 37 56 .398 20.5 297 373 -76 L3 14-30 23-26 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 93 58 35 .624 0.0 428 321 107 W1 26-17 32-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 91 50 41 .549 7.0 304 326 -22 L3 26-21 24-20 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 91 46 45 .505 11.0 348 358 -10 L2 24-24 22-21 3 6 13 -- dnq
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 95 48 47 .505 11.0 406 340 66 W1 21-29 27-18 4 7 14 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 90 42 48 .467 14.5 294 358 -64 W2 21-27 21-21 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 93 34 59 .366 24.0 297 388 -91 L1 15-28 19-31 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 91 56 35 .615 0.0 426 317 109 L2 35-13 21-22 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 95 52 43 .547 6.0 444 397 47 W1 28-20 24-23 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 92 49 43 .533 7.5 336 308 28 L1 26-21 23-22 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 94 44 50 .468 13.5 367 420 -53 L1 22-30 21-21 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 95 42 53 .442 16.0 393 405 -12 W1 24-21 18-32 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 92 35 57 .380 21.5 278 383 -105 W2 18-19 17-38 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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jack Hiatt California Angels Hist Sold by Houston Astros to California Angels
Dick Bosman Texas Rangers Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)