85-70 (.548)
2nd place in NL East

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 Leo Durocher (46-44)
Whitey Lockman (39-26)
General Manager John Holland
Team Owner Philip K. Wrigley
Ballpark Wrigley Field
Attendance 1,299,163 total
16,872 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 15 Brian Vernoy P
2 39 Clifford Hall OF
3 63 Mike Gordon C
4 87 Blair Stouffer 3B-SS
5 111 Thomas West OF-1B
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