70-84 (.455)
4th place in NL West

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 lost anywhere from six to eight games

Manager Lum Harris (47-57)
Eddie Mathews (23-27)
General Manager Paul Richards
Eddie Robinson
Team Owner William Bartholomay
Ballpark Atlanta Stadium
Attendance 752,973 total
9,654 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 11 Preston Hanna P
2 35 George Lusic P
3 59 Bobby Jack 1B
4 83 Mickey Lashley P
5 107 Denny Martindale 2B-P
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