96-59 (.619)
1st 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 Bill Virdon
General Manager Joe Brown
Team Owner John Galbreath
Ballpark Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance 1,427,460
Average 18,301

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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