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Wednesday, September 6,1972

Wednesday, September 6,1972

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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 1972-09-06 Detroit Tigers 4 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mickey Lolich Jim Palmer Chuck Seelbach 12,197 2:35
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 New York Yankees 0 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park John Curtis Mel Stottlemyre Bobby Bolin 18,235 2:30
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Oakland Athletics 9 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ken Holtzman Tom Bradley -- 13,093 2:25
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Tom Hilgendorf Jim Colborn -- 0 2:20
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jerry Bell Milt Wilcox Ken Sanders 3,798 2:30
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 California Angels 3 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Rudy May Mike Jackson -- 5,833 2:14
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Minnesota Twins 2 Texas Rangers 0 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dick Woodson Bill Gogolewski -- 4,223 2:00
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Cincinnati Reds 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Wayne Simpson Al Downing Clay Carroll 16,965 2:21
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Montreal Expos 7 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mike Torrez Brent Strom Mike Marshall 11,745 2:40
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ken Reynolds Lowell Palmer -- 6,137 1:59
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 Chicago Cubs 0 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dock Ellis Dan McGinn -- 12,470 2:04
1972 reg season 1972-09-06 San Francisco Giants 6 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Ron Bryant Bill Greif -- 2,871 2:07
12 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 131 71 60 .542 0.0 457 433 24 W3 35-31 36-29 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 128 69 59 .539 0.5 531 536 -5 W2 27-38 42-21 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 132 70 62 .530 1.5 488 440 48 L1 26-39 44-23 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 131 69 62 .527 2.0 449 367 82 L3 37-28 32-34 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 131 61 70 .466 10.0 397 424 -27 L1 24-44 37-26 5 10 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 132 53 79 .402 18.5 415 505 -90 W1 23-41 30-38 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 130 77 53 .592 0.0 498 380 118 W1 38-27 39-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 4.0 476 453 23 L1 24-38 49-19 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 128 65 63 .508 11.0 449 452 -3 W1 32-37 33-26 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 128 62 66 .484 14.0 484 464 20 L1 25-39 37-27 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 130 61 69 .469 16.0 394 468 -74 W2 25-39 36-30 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 131 50 81 .382 27.5 415 531 -116 L3 21-43 29-38 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 129 83 46 .643 0.0 599 435 164 W9 37-23 46-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 14.0 575 491 84 L1 31-39 40-23 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 128 66 62 .516 16.5 435 468 -33 L2 32-30 34-32 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 21.0 497 514 -17 L1 29-36 34-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 127 59 68 .465 23.0 419 506 -87 W1 30-37 29-31 5 9 19 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 131 48 83 .366 36.0 421 545 -124 W1 25-40 23-43 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 130 81 49 .623 0.0 605 460 145 W1 48-20 33-29 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 131 73 58 .557 8.5 616 530 86 L4 37-27 36-31 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 10.5 489 451 38 L1 37-30 34-30 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 133 62 71 .466 20.5 535 626 -91 W2 29-39 32-33 4 8 17 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 132 58 74 .439 24.0 562 559 3 W2 33-34 25-40 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 130 48 82 .369 33.0 412 580 -168 L2 27-33 21-49 6 11 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bill Gilbreth California Angels Hist Claimed on waivers from Tigers by Angels
Larry Haney Oakland Athletics Hist Sold by San Diego Padres to Oakland Athletics
Toby Harrah Texas Rangers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)