65-91 (.417)
6th place in AL 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 Dave Bristol (10-20)
Roy McMillan (1-1)
Del Crandall (54-70)
General Manager Frank Lane
Team Owner Bud Selig
Ballpark County Stadium
Attendance 600,440 total
7,601 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 6 Danny Thomas 1B
2 30 Jerry Mantlo OF
3 54 Roger Alexander P
4 78 Ronald Pearce P
5 102 James Richardson 1B-OF

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