1972 Pirates

Lost NLCS

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 lost anywhere from six to eight games

Manager
Bill Virdon
General Manager
Joe Brown
Team Owner
John Galbreath
Attendance
1,427,460 total
18,301 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 23 Dwayne Peltier / SS
2 47 John Candelaria / P
3 71 John Poloni / P
4 95 Tim Jones / P
5 119 Gary Anderson / P
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