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Friday, September 8,1972

Friday, September 8,1972

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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 1972-09-08 Detroit Tigers 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Woodie Fryman Pat Dobson -- 19,469 2:34
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 New York Yankees 2 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Luis Tiant Fritz Peterson -- 28,462 2:15
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 California Angels 1 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Stan Bahnsen Nolan Ryan -- 0 2:18
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 California Angels 9 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Clyde Wright Dave Lemonds -- 16,641 2:23
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Minnesota Twins 0 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Tom Murphy Bert Blyleven -- 0 2:17
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Minnesota Twins 2 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Steve Busby Ray Corbin -- 7,541 2:00
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Oakland Athletics 6 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Catfish Hunter Mike Paul Darold Knowles 5,837 2:36
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Atlanta Braves 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Larry Jaster Bill Singer Tom House 16,035 2:35
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Parc Jarry Bob Johnson Carl Morton -- 0 2:05
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Parc Jarry Dave Giusti Mike Marshall Ramon Hernandez 12,118 3:25
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 St. Louis Cardinals 2 New York Mets 8 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Reggie Cleveland Tug McGraw 0 2:38
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 St. Louis Cardinals 9 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Al Hrabosky Danny Frisella -- 28,422 3:48
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Chicago Cubs 4 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Fergie Jenkins Bucky Brandon -- 7,648 1:54
1972 reg season 1972-09-08 Houston Astros 5 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Larry Dierker Jim Barr Dave Roberts 3,406 2:35
14 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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 130 71 59 .546 0.0 545 542 3 W4 27-38 44-21 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 133 72 61 .541 0.5 459 443 16 W1 36-32 36-29 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 133 70 63 .526 2.5 459 369 90 L1 37-28 33-35 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 134 70 64 .522 3.0 494 454 40 L3 26-41 44-23 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 11.0 398 431 -33 L2 24-44 37-27 5 10 18 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 133 54 79 .406 18.5 422 506 -84 W2 24-41 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 132 78 54 .591 0.0 504 389 115 W1 39-28 39-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 133 75 58 .564 3.5 491 463 28 L1 24-38 51-20 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 131 66 65 .504 11.5 455 460 -5 L2 33-39 33-26 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 65 66 .496 12.5 498 466 32 W3 25-39 40-27 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 133 62 71 .466 16.5 404 483 -79 W1 26-41 36-30 5 9 17 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 133 50 83 .376 28.5 418 541 -123 L5 21-43 29-40 6 12 23 -- 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 132 85 47 .644 0.0 612 442 170 W2 39-23 46-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 135 73 62 .541 13.5 583 496 87 W2 33-39 40-23 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 131 67 64 .511 17.5 447 483 -36 L1 32-30 35-34 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 134 64 70 .478 22.0 509 528 -19 W1 30-38 34-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 130 60 70 .462 24.0 426 517 -91 L2 31-37 29-33 5 9 19 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 133 49 84 .368 36.5 426 550 -124 L1 25-40 24-44 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 132 81 51 .614 0.0 606 467 139 L2 48-22 33-29 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 133 75 58 .564 6.5 626 534 92 W2 39-27 36-31 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 10.5 494 459 35 L3 37-30 34-32 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 135 64 71 .474 18.5 543 631 -88 W4 31-39 32-33 4 8 16 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 134 58 76 .433 24.0 566 569 -3 L2 33-34 25-42 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 132 50 82 .379 31.0 419 581 -162 W2 27-33 23-49 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Dave Campbell San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)