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Tuesday, August 29,1972

Tuesday, August 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 1972-08-29 Chicago White Sox 0 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Luis Tiant Tom Bradley -- 23,601 2:22
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Detroit Tigers 1 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Rudy May Mickey Lolich -- 15,053 2:27
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Kansas City Royals 6 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Roger Nelson Gary Ryerson -- 5,358 2:35
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Baltimore Orioles 9 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mike Cuellar Jim Perry -- 10,563 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Texas Rangers 6 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Sparky Lyle Horacio Pina -- 0 3:18
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Texas Rangers 7 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dick Bosman Ron Klimkowski Paul Lindblad 15,987 2:36
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Cleveland Indians 0 Oakland Athletics 1 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Catfish Hunter Dick Tidrow Darold Knowles 15,135 2:07
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Milt Pappas Bill Singer -- 20,309 1:45
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 New York Mets 3 Cincinnati Reds 0 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jim McAndrew Jack Billingham Tug McGraw 22,114 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Fred Gladding Mac Scarce -- 8,704 2:14
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 San Diego Padres 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Steve Blass Mike Corkins Dave Giusti 12,329 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 San Francisco Giants 3 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Jim Barr Reggie Cleveland -- 9,002 1:49
1972 reg season 1972-08-29 Montreal Expos 4 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Balor Moore Jim Hardin Tom Walker 3,107 2:32
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 123 67 56 .545 0.0 430 336 94 W2 36-25 31-31 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 123 67 56 .545 0.0 441 411 30 L1 33-27 34-29 2 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 121 63 58 .521 3.0 510 522 -12 W1 25-37 38-21 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 123 64 59 .520 3.0 457 419 38 L1 24-37 40-22 4 6 12 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 123 58 65 .472 9.0 375 399 -24 L4 22-40 36-25 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 122 48 74 .393 18.5 379 475 -96 L1 20-39 28-35 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 123 72 51 .585 0.0 468 367 101 W3 37-27 35-24 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 122 71 51 .582 0.5 461 426 35 L1 23-35 48-16 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 120 60 60 .500 10.5 423 432 -9 L8 29-36 31-24 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 12.0 460 441 19 W1 22-36 37-26 4 8 15 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 122 55 67 .451 16.5 371 452 -81 W3 23-38 32-29 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 123 49 74 .398 23.0 403 498 -95 W1 21-41 28-33 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 122 76 46 .623 0.0 551 424 127 W2 37-23 39-23 1 2 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 11.0 534 461 73 W3 29-37 37-21 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 120 63 57 .525 12.0 410 433 -23 W1 30-28 33-29 3 6 10 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 122 60 62 .492 16.0 470 483 -13 L1 29-35 31-27 4 7 14 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 120 55 65 .458 20.0 388 482 -94 L2 26-34 29-31 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 121 44 77 .364 31.5 379 496 -117 L2 22-34 22-43 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 123 77 46 .626 0.0 572 426 146 L1 46-18 31-28 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 124 70 54 .565 7.5 581 502 79 W3 37-27 33-27 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 121 65 56 .537 11.0 440 406 34 L1 33-28 32-28 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 20.0 500 581 -81 L1 27-39 30-29 4 8 17 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 55 70 .440 23.0 539 535 4 W1 30-30 25-40 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 123 46 77 .374 31.0 402 537 -135 L4 26-30 20-47 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
Gary Ward Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
1 record(s)