1972 San Francisco Giants

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Season Overview

69-86 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1972 San Francisco Giants

What was the record of the 1972 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a 69-86 record. They went 34-43 at home and 35-43 on the road.

What division did the 1972 San Francisco Giants play in?

The 1972 San Francisco Giants played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1972 San Francisco Giants?

During the regular season, the 1972 San Francisco Giants went 40-43 against their NL West opponents.

What was the 1972 San Francisco Giants record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
San Diego Padres 10-4 71.4% +28
Atlanta Braves 11-7 61.1% +16
Los Angeles Dodgers 9-9 50% +2
Cincinnati Reds 5-10 33.3% -1
Houston Astros 5-13 27.8% -30

What was the 1972 San Francisco Giants record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1972 San Francisco Giants had their best month in July, when they went 16-8 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 9-21 and had a 30% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-10 37.5% -5
May 9-21 30% -31
June 13-15 46.4% -7
July 16-8 66.7% +37
August 12-16 42.9% +11
September 10-16 38.5% -1
October 3-0 100% +9

Did the 1972 San Francisco Giants make the Postseason?

No, the Giants didn't make the Postseason in 1972.

What was the run differential for the 1972 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a run differential of +13. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Giants could have been expected to have about 78.9 wins, or a 79-76 record in the regular season.

How did the 1972 San Francisco Giants perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1972 San Francisco Giants went 22-30.

How did the 1972 San Francisco Giants perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1972 San Francisco Giants went 8-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1972 San Francisco Giants?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1972 San Francisco Giants was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1972 San Francisco Giants?

The longest losing streak that the San Francisco Giants had during the 1972 regular season was 8 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1972 San Francisco Giants Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 15, 1972 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 16, 1972 @ Houston Astros Win 10 - 6
Mon, Apr 17, 1972 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 7
Tue, Apr 18, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 1
Wed, Apr 19, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Apr 20, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 1
Fri, Apr 21, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Apr 22, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 6
Sun, Apr 23, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 7 - 13
Tue, Apr 25, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Apr 26, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 6 (10)
Thu, Apr 27, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Apr 28, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Loss 6 - 8
Sat, Apr 29, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 30, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Apr 30, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Win 13 - 2
Mon, May 1, 1972 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Tue, May 2, 1972 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 3, 1972 vs New York Mets Loss 5 - 8
Fri, May 5, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 6, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1
Sun, May 7, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 8
Tue, May 9, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 7
Wed, May 10, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Win 7 - 3
Thu, May 11, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 2
Fri, May 12, 1972 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 2
Sat, May 13, 1972 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 1
Sun, May 14, 1972 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 5
Tue, May 16, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 16, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 2
Wed, May 17, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 18, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 8
Fri, May 19, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 6
Sat, May 20, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 21, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 6 (10)
Sun, May 21, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Win 2 - 1
Mon, May 22, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 8
Tue, May 23, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 8
Wed, May 24, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 1 - 0
Fri, May 26, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 9
Sat, May 27, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Win 11 - 9
Sun, May 28, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 28, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Mon, May 29, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 5
Tue, May 30, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Wed, May 31, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Thu, Jun 1, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 2, 1972 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 4
Sat, Jun 3, 1972 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 4, 1972 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 4, 1972 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 9
Tue, Jun 6, 1972 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Jun 7, 1972 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 6
Thu, Jun 8, 1972 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Jun 10, 1972 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1972 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1972 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 14, 1972 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 1
Thu, Jun 15, 1972 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Jun 15, 1972 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 7 - 9
Fri, Jun 16, 1972 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 17, 1972 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jun 18, 1972 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 2
Mon, Jun 19, 1972 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Tue, Jun 20, 1972 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 8 - 15
Wed, Jun 21, 1972 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jun 23, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jun 24, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Win 7 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jun 25, 1972 @ San Diego Padres Win 6 - 5 (14)
Mon, Jun 26, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Tue, Jun 27, 1972 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2 (10)
Wed, Jun 28, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Thu, Jun 29, 1972 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 30, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 1, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jul 2, 1972 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 3
Mon, Jul 3, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jul 4, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Thu, Jul 6, 1972 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4 (10)
Fri, Jul 7, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Jul 8, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Win 12 - 1
Sun, Jul 9, 1972 @ Montreal Expos Win 5 - 1
Mon, Jul 10, 1972 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jul 11, 1972 @ New York Mets Win 6 - 1
Wed, Jul 12, 1972 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jul 14, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 1
Sat, Jul 15, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 11
Sun, Jul 16, 1972 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 7
Tue, Jul 18, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jul 19, 1972 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 21, 1972 vs New York Mets Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jul 22, 1972 vs New York Mets Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 23, 1972 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jul 28, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 29, 1972 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jul 30, 1972 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Jul 30, 1972 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 1 (10)
Mon, Jul 31, 1972 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 2
Tue, Aug 1, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Wed, Aug 2, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 11 - 12
Thu, Aug 3, 1972 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 3
Fri, Aug 4, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Aug 5, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 6, 1972 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Aug 6, 1972 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 2