1972 Atlanta Braves season

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1972 Atlanta Braves
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 70–84 (.455)
Divisional place 4th
Other information
Owner(s) William Bartholomay
General manager(s) Paul Richards, Eddie Robinson
Manager(s) Lum Harris, Eddie Mathews
Local television WSB-TV
Local radio WSB
(Ernie Johnson, Milo Hamilton)
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Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Notable transactions[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL West W L GB Pct.
Cincinnati Reds 95 59 -- .617
Houston Astros 84 69 10.5 .549
Los Angeles Dodgers 85 70 10.5 .548
Atlanta Braves 70 84 25 .455
San Francisco Giants 69 86 26.5 .445
San Diego Padres 58 95 36.5 .379

Roster[edit]

1972 Atlanta Braves
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Casanova, PaulPaul Casanova 49 136 28 .206 2 10

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Freeman, JimmyJimmy Freeman 6 36 2 2 6.00 18

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
McQueen, MikeMike McQueen 23 78.1 0 5 4.60 40
Nash, JimJim Nash 11 31.1 1 1 5.46 10

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Hoerner, JoeJoe Hoerner 25 1 3 2 6.56 19
Barber, SteveSteve Barber 5 0 0 0 5.74 6

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Richmond Braves International League Clyde King
AA Savannah Braves Southern League Clint Courtney
A Greenwood Braves Western Carolinas League Paul Snyder
Rookie Wytheville Braves Appalachian League Eddie Haas

Notes[edit]

References[edit]