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1972 Season


1971 / 1973

Top Hitter


Joe
Morgan

Top Pitcher


Steve
Carlton

1972 World Series








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All-1972 Team



rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
CHC
6.1
8.0
-1.0
OAK
6.1
6.7
0.3
CIN
6.1
5.3
1.6
NYY
5.3
5.3
1.0
CHW
4.4
6.6
-1.3
Center Field Tm
NYY
8.1
8.1
0.1
HOU
8.0
7.7
0.4
OAK
5.6
6.0
-0.1
LAD
5.6
4.1
1.6
ATL
5.2
4.8
0.5

Right Field Tm
HOU
5.5
6.9
-0.6
SFG
5.0
5.0
0.8
PIT
4.8
3.9
1.4
BOS
4.0
5.4
-0.7
MIN
3.4
2.6
1.6
Shortstop Tm
SFG
6.0
3.9
1.1
BAL
6.0
4.2
1.1
OAK
5.4
2.5
1.8
KCR
3.6
0.4
2.2
MIN
2.9
1.6
0.2
Second Base Tm
CIN
9.3
7.9
0.9
MIN
5.4
4.4
0.6
MON
3.6
2.0
1.2
PIT
3.5
1.7
1.5
NYY
3.0
1.9
0.6
Third Base Tm
OAK
5.6
4.0
1.2
PIT
5.3
4.7
0.3
CHC
4.9
4.3
0.3
CLE
4.8
3.3
1.0
ATL
3.9
3.1
0.5
First Base Tm
CHW
8.6
9.8
-0.3
SDP
5.4
6.0
0.5
OAK
5.3
6.2
-0.0
KCR
4.9
6.7
-0.8
MIL
4.9
4.7
1.2
 
Catcher Tm
CIN
8.6
6.1
1.7
BOS
7.3
6.3
0.0
STL
4.5
3.7
-0.0
DET
4.2
3.4
0.1
MIL
3.9
2.9
0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
PHI
346.1
12.5
12.1
0.4
CLE
342.2
11.2
11.0
0.2
CHW
376.2
10.3
10.7
-0.3
STL
278.0
7.7
7.0
0.7
DET
327.1
7.2
7.4
-0.2
CAL
284.0
6.3
6.2
0.2
LAD
252.0
6.3
5.1
1.2
LAD
272.2
6.3
6.6
-0.3
BOS
179.0
6.3
6.6
-0.3
BAL
274.1
6.2
5.4
0.9
NYM
244.0
6.1
6.0
-0.0
CHC
289.1
5.9
5.9
0.0
OAK
295.1
5.8
5.6
0.3
ATL
282.1
5.7
5.5
0.1
NYM
262.0
5.6
5.2
0.4
Relief Pitcher Tm
NYM
106.0
4.2
4.3
-0.2
MON
116.0
4.0
4.0
-0.1
CHW
100.0
3.9
3.2
0.8
NYY
107.2
3.7
3.6
0.2
LAD
78.1
3.6
3.5
0.0
OAK
65.2
2.7
2.5
0.1
TEX
99.2
2.5
2.5
0.1
PIT
70.0
2.3
2.3
-0.1
PIT
74.2
2.2
2.4
-0.2
BAL
94.0
2.1
1.9
0.2
HOU
97.1
1.8
1.8
-0.0
DET
112.0
1.8
1.6
0.2
BOS
84.1
1.7
1.5
0.2
OAK
111.1
1.7
1.2
0.5
KCR
58.1
1.7
1.8
-0.1

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James