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Monday, September 4,1972

Monday, September 4,1972

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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 1972-09-04 New York Yankees 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Roric Harrison Sparky Lyle -- 0 2:19
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 New York Yankees 5 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Rob Gardner Pat Dobson Sparky Lyle 18,332 2:35
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Minnesota Twins 2 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bert Blyleven Stan Bahnsen -- 0 2:59
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Minnesota Twins 4 Chicago White Sox 0 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ray Corbin Dave Lemonds -- 33,367 2:17
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Cleveland Indians 1 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Woodie Fryman Gaylord Perry -- 22,952 2:23
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Boston Red Sox 2 Milwaukee Brewers 0 box | pbp County Stadium Luis Tiant Jim Lonborg -- 0 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Boston Red Sox 2 Milwaukee Brewers 6 box | pbp County Stadium Ken Brett Lynn McGlothen Frank Linzy 12,011 2:13
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 California Angels 5 Oakland Athletics 10 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Blue Moon Odom Clyde Wright -- 0 2:22
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 California Angels 2 Oakland Athletics 1 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Nolan Ryan Joe Horlen -- 27,296 2:23
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Kansas City Royals 4 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Roger Nelson Don Stanhouse Ted Abernathy 3,710 2:27
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Atlanta Braves 6 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Ron Schueler Jim Ray Cecil Upshaw 6,828 2:47
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Cincinnati Reds 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Jim Brewer Ed Sprague -- 0 2:46
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Cincinnati Reds 8 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Gullett Claude Osteen Pedro Borbon 40,366 2:53
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Chicago Cubs 2 New York Mets 0 box | pbp Shea Stadium Fergie Jenkins Jon Matlack -- 0 2:08
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Chicago Cubs 2 New York Mets 7 box | pbp Shea Stadium Gary Gentry Juan Pizarro Tug McGraw 36,004 2:46
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Philadelphia Phillies 0 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Steve Blass Wayne Twitchell -- 26,627 2:08
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bruce Kison Jim Nash -- 26,627 1:49
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 San Francisco Giants 0 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Mike Corkins Jim Willoughby Gary Ross 9,880 1:59
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Montreal Expos 1 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Carl Morton Bob Gibson -- 0 1:57
1972 reg season 1972-09-04 Montreal Expos 7 St. Louis Cardinals 8 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Jim Bibby Ernie McAnally Diego Segui 12,427 2:34
20 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 129 69 60 .535 0.0 440 356 84 L1 37-28 32-32 1 3 8 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 129 69 60 .535 0.0 449 428 21 W1 34-31 35-29 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 0.5 524 533 -9 L1 26-38 41-21 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 0.5 481 432 49 W1 25-38 44-23 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 128 60 68 .469 8.5 389 412 -23 L1 24-43 36-25 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 129 52 77 .403 17.0 404 494 -90 W1 22-40 30-37 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 129 76 53 .589 0.0 489 379 110 L1 37-27 39-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 3.5 470 442 28 L2 24-38 48-18 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 126 64 62 .508 10.5 445 447 -2 W2 31-36 33-26 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 126 61 65 .484 13.5 476 459 17 W1 24-39 37-26 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 129 60 69 .465 16.0 391 467 -76 W1 24-39 36-30 5 10 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 129 50 79 .388 26.0 413 522 -109 L1 21-43 29-36 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 128 82 46 .641 0.0 595 435 160 W8 37-23 45-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 131 70 61 .534 13.5 572 487 85 L1 30-38 40-23 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 126 66 60 .524 15.0 432 458 -26 W1 32-30 34-30 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 129 62 67 .481 20.5 490 508 -18 W1 29-35 33-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 22.5 409 498 -89 L1 29-36 29-31 5 8 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 130 47 83 .362 36.0 418 543 -125 L2 25-40 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 128 80 48 .625 0.0 595 448 147 W1 47-19 33-29 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 8.0 613 525 88 L3 37-27 36-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 129 70 59 .543 10.5 477 441 36 L1 37-30 33-29 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 21.0 530 623 -93 W1 28-39 32-33 4 9 19 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 130 56 74 .431 25.0 552 556 -4 L4 31-34 25-40 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 128 48 80 .375 32.0 409 570 -161 W2 27-33 21-47 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)