1972 MLB Season

League Note
The first player's strike in Major League Baseball history took place for 13 days. The strike occurred from April 1 to April 13, 1972. As a result, the Houston Astros and San Diego Padres each played only 153 games, nine fewer than normal. Most other teams canceled anywhere from six to eight games

NL President
AL President
Union Director

1972 MLB Draft

Pick Player Team
1 Dave Roberts 3B Padres
2 Rick Manning SS Indians
3 Larry Christenson P Phillies
4 Roy Howell 3B Rangers
5 Bobby Goodman C Expos

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