Missed Playoffs
87-67 (.565)
2nd place in AL 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 Chuck Tanner
General Manager Stuart Holcomb
Team Owner John Allyn
Ballpark White Sox Park
Attendance 1,177,318
Average 15,094

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 12 Mike Ondina OF
2 36 Cleo Kilpatrick OF
3 60 Gene Stohs P-OF
4 84 Bruce Robinson C
5 108 Thomas King P

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