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Monday, September 18,1972

Monday, September 18,1972

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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 1972-09-18 Baltimore Orioles 5 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Pat Dobson Lynn McGlothen Doyle Alexander 17,803 3:06
1972 reg season 1972-09-18 San Francisco Giants 0 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jim McGlothlin Jim Barr Clay Carroll 8,608 2:13
1972 reg season 1972-09-18 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Nelson Briles -- 15,622 2:24
1972 reg season 1972-09-18 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Pete Mikkelsen Steve Simpson Pete Richert 2,556 2:41
4 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 141 77 64 .546 0.0 481 466 15 W5 39-32 38-32 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1972 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 140 76 64 .543 0.5 585 573 12 L2 30-41 46-23 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1972 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 1.0 497 389 108 W1 40-31 37-35 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1972 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 142 75 67 .528 2.5 517 477 40 W1 29-41 46-26 4 6 11 -- dnq
1972 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 143 64 79 .448 14.0 428 475 -47 W1 25-50 39-29 5 10 19 -- dnq
1972 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 144 58 86 .403 20.5 444 540 -96 L3 24-45 34-41 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 141 84 57 .596 0.0 551 407 144 W5 42-31 42-26 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1972 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 141 79 62 .560 5.0 510 481 29 L1 27-41 52-21 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1972 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 12.5 489 497 -8 L1 34-40 37-29 3 7 13 -- dnq
1972 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 139 68 71 .489 15.0 524 503 21 W1 26-41 42-30 4 8 14 -- dnq
1972 AL West California Angels franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 17.0 425 498 -73 W1 27-42 40-32 5 9 16 -- dnq
1972 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 141 52 89 .369 32.0 435 580 -145 L5 22-48 30-41 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 East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 141 89 52 .631 0.0 648 479 169 L4 43-28 46-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1972 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 143 78 65 .545 12.0 634 533 101 W3 35-39 43-26 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1972 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 140 73 67 .521 15.5 485 530 -45 W1 35-33 38-34 3 6 12 -- dnq
1972 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 21.0 544 559 -15 W5 32-42 37-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1972 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 139 63 76 .453 25.0 460 551 -91 L5 31-40 32-36 5 9 18 -- dnq
1972 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 52 89 .369 37.0 455 587 -132 W3 25-40 27-49 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 141 86 55 .610 0.0 647 509 138 W1 51-24 35-31 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1972 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 141 79 62 .560 7.0 665 580 85 W1 40-29 39-33 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 142 76 66 .535 10.5 535 494 41 W1 40-33 36-33 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1972 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 142 67 75 .472 19.5 575 662 -87 W2 32-40 34-36 4 8 17 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 143 63 80 .441 24.0 607 602 5 L3 34-37 29-43 5 10 20 -- dnq
1972 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 140 53 87 .379 32.5 448 617 -169 L1 29-36 24-51 6 11 22 -- 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
Lowell Palmer Cleveland Indians Hist Claimed on waivers from Cardinals by Indians
1 record(s)