1972 Rangers

Missed Playoffs

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
Ted Williams
General Manager
Joe Burke
Team Owner
Bob Short
Home Field
Attendance
662,974 total
8,610 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 4 Roy Howell / 3B
2 28 Ron Pruitt / C-OF
3 52 Jeff Scott / P-C
4 76 Brian Doyle / SS
5 100 Rich Wortham / P
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