1972 San Francisco Giants Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 69-86
Finished 5th in the NL's West Division
Attendance: 645,578, Avg. 9,356
Ballpark: Candlestick Park
Manager: Charlie Fox (69-86)
Location: San Francisco, California
1972 San Francisco Giants Statistics
1972 San Francisco Giants Roster

The San Francisco Giants of the National League ended the 1972 season with a record of 69 wins and 86 losses, finishing fifth in the NL's West Division.

The Giants scored 662 runs and gave up 649 runs. Dave Kingman led San Francisco with 29 home runs, while Bobby Bonds, Ken Henderson and Chris Speier each walloped 20 or more, too. Dave Kingman drove in 83 runs. Chris Speier paced hitters with significant playing time with a .269 average. Ron Bryant topped the team with 14 wins, and Jim Barr earned a 2.87 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Charlie Fox coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 662
Regular Season Runs Against: 649

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 15, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Houston Astros 0 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 16, 1972 San Francisco Giants 10 at Houston Astros 6 W 0-0 2-0 2-0
April 17, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Houston Astros 7 L 0-0 2-1 2-1
April 18, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at San Diego Padres 1 W 0-0 3-1 3-1
April 19, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at San Diego Padres 4 L 0-0 3-2 3-2
April 20, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at San Diego Padres 1 W 0-0 4-2 4-2
April 21, 1972 Houston Astros 7 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 0-1 4-2 4-3
April 22, 1972 Houston Astros 6 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 0-2 4-2 4-4
April 23, 1972 Houston Astros 13 at San Francisco Giants 7 L 0-3 4-2 4-5
April 25, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 0-4 4-2 4-6
April 26, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 6 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 1-4 4-2 5-6
April 27, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at San Francisco Giants 6 L 1-5 4-2 5-7
April 28, 1972 Montreal Expos 8 at San Francisco Giants 6 L 1-6 4-2 5-8
April 29, 1972 Montreal Expos 2 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 1-7 4-2 5-9
April 30, 1972 Montreal Expos 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 1-8 4-2 5-10
April 30, 1972 Montreal Expos 2 at San Francisco Giants 13 W 2-8 4-2 6-10
May 1, 1972 New York Mets 7 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 2-9 4-2 6-11
May 2, 1972 New York Mets 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 2-10 4-2 6-12
May 3, 1972 New York Mets 8 at San Francisco Giants 5 L 2-11 4-2 6-13
May 5, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 2-11 4-3 6-14
May 6, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 2-11 5-3 7-14
May 7, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 8 L 2-11 5-4 7-15
May 9, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at Montreal Expos 7 L 2-11 5-5 7-16
May 10, 1972 San Francisco Giants 7 at Montreal Expos 3 W 2-11 6-5 8-16
May 11, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Montreal Expos 2 W 2-11 7-5 9-16
May 12, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at New York Mets 2 L 2-11 7-6 9-17
May 13, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at New York Mets 1 L 2-11 7-7 9-18
May 14, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at New York Mets 5 L 2-11 7-8 9-19
May 16, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 4 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 2-12 7-8 9-20
May 16, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 2 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 2-13 7-8 9-21
May 17, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 2 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 2-14 7-8 9-22
May 18, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 8 at San Francisco Giants 5 L 2-15 7-8 9-23
May 19, 1972 Atlanta Braves 6 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 3-15 7-8 10-23
May 20, 1972 Atlanta Braves 3 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 3-16 7-8 10-24
May 21, 1972 Atlanta Braves 1 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 4-16 7-8 11-24
May 21, 1972 Atlanta Braves 6 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 4-17 7-8 11-25
May 22, 1972 San Francisco Giants 9 at Los Angeles Dodgers 8 W 4-17 8-8 12-25
May 23, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 8 L 4-17 8-9 12-26
May 24, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 0 W 4-17 9-9 13-26
May 26, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Atlanta Braves 9 L 4-17 9-10 13-27
May 27, 1972 San Francisco Giants 11 at Atlanta Braves 9 W 4-17 10-10 14-27
May 28, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Atlanta Braves 7 L 4-17 10-11 14-28
May 28, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Atlanta Braves 2 W 4-17 11-11 15-28
May 29, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 4-18 11-11 15-29
May 30, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 4-19 11-11 15-30
May 31, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 4-20 11-11 15-31
June 1, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at San Francisco Giants 5 W 5-20 11-11 16-31
June 2, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 6-20 11-11 17-31
June 3, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 6-21 11-11 17-32
June 4, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 6-22 11-11 17-33
June 4, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 6-23 11-11 17-34
June 6, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 6-24 11-11 17-35
June 7, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 6-25 11-11 17-36
June 8, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 6-26 11-11 17-37
June 10, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 6-27 11-11 17-38
June 11, 1972 Chicago Cubs 1 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 7-27 11-11 18-38
June 11, 1972 Chicago Cubs 4 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 7-28 11-11 18-39
June 14, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 7-28 12-11 19-39
June 15, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 7-28 12-12 19-40
June 15, 1972 San Francisco Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 9 L 7-28 12-13 19-41
June 16, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 7-28 13-13 20-41
June 17, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 7-28 13-14 20-42
June 18, 1972 San Francisco Giants 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 7-28 14-14 21-42
June 19, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 7-28 14-15 21-43
June 20, 1972 San Francisco Giants 8 at Chicago Cubs 15 L 7-28 14-16 21-44
June 21, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 7-28 15-16 22-44
June 23, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at San Diego Padres 4 L 7-28 15-17 22-45
June 24, 1972 San Francisco Giants 7 at San Diego Padres 4 W 7-28 16-17 23-45
June 25, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at San Diego Padres 5 W 7-28 17-17 24-45
June 26, 1972 Atlanta Braves 0 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 8-28 17-17 25-45
June 27, 1972 Atlanta Braves 2 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 9-28 17-17 26-45
June 28, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 4 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 9-29 17-17 26-46
June 29, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 2 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 10-29 17-17 27-46
June 30, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 11-29 17-17 28-46
July 1, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 12-29 17-17 29-46
July 2, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at San Francisco Giants 9 W 13-29 17-17 30-46
July 3, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 13-29 17-18 30-47
July 4, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 13-29 18-18 31-47
July 6, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 13-29 19-18 32-47
July 7, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Montreal Expos 7 L 13-29 19-19 32-48
July 8, 1972 San Francisco Giants 12 at Montreal Expos 1 W 13-29 20-19 33-48
July 9, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Montreal Expos 1 W 13-29 21-19 34-48
July 10, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at New York Mets 4 W 13-29 22-19 35-48
July 11, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at New York Mets 1 W 13-29 23-19 36-48
July 12, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at New York Mets 4 L 13-29 23-20 36-49
July 14, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 14-29 23-20 37-49
July 15, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 11 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 14-30 23-20 37-50
July 16, 1972 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at San Francisco Giants 10 W 15-30 23-20 38-50
July 18, 1972 Montreal Expos 0 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 16-30 23-20 39-50
July 19, 1972 Montreal Expos 3 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 16-31 23-20 39-51
July 21, 1972 New York Mets 3 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 16-32 23-20 39-52
July 22, 1972 New York Mets 1 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 17-32 23-20 40-52
July 23, 1972 New York Mets 2 at San Francisco Giants 5 W 18-32 23-20 41-52
July 28, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Atlanta Braves 4 L 18-32 23-21 41-53
July 29, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Atlanta Braves 2 W 18-32 24-21 42-53
July 30, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Cincinnati Reds 4 L 18-32 24-22 42-54
July 30, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 18-32 25-22 43-54
July 31, 1972 San Francisco Giants 7 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 18-32 26-22 44-54
August 1, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 W 18-32 27-22 45-54
August 2, 1972 San Francisco Giants 11 at Los Angeles Dodgers 12 L 18-32 27-23 45-55
August 3, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3 L 18-32 27-24 45-56
August 4, 1972 Houston Astros 6 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 18-33 27-24 45-57
August 5, 1972 Houston Astros 4 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 18-34 27-24 45-58
August 6, 1972 Houston Astros 2 at San Francisco Giants 6 W 19-34 27-24 46-58
August 6, 1972 Houston Astros 7 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 19-35 27-24 46-59
August 8, 1972 San Diego Padres 4 at San Francisco Giants 15 W 20-35 27-24 47-59
August 8, 1972 San Diego Padres 3 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 21-35 27-24 48-59
August 9, 1972 San Diego Padres 5 at San Francisco Giants 2 L 21-36 27-24 48-60
August 11, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Houston Astros 6 L 21-36 27-25 48-61
August 12, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at Houston Astros 3 L 21-36 27-26 48-62
August 13, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Houston Astros 3 W 21-36 28-26 49-62
August 14, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Houston Astros 7 L 21-36 28-27 49-63
August 15, 1972 Chicago Cubs 5 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 22-36 28-27 50-63
August 16, 1972 Chicago Cubs 9 at San Francisco Giants 14 W 23-36 28-27 51-63
August 17, 1972 Chicago Cubs 2 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 23-37 28-27 51-64
August 18, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 23-38 28-27 51-65
August 19, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at San Francisco Giants 4 L 23-39 28-27 51-66
August 20, 1972 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at San Francisco Giants 5 W 24-39 28-27 52-66
August 22, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at San Francisco Giants 0 L 24-40 28-27 52-67
August 23, 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 25-40 28-27 53-67
August 25, 1972 San Francisco Giants 11 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 25-40 29-27 54-67
August 26, 1972 San Francisco Giants 9 at Chicago Cubs 10 L 25-40 29-28 54-68
August 27, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 9 L 25-40 29-29 54-69
August 28, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 25-40 29-30 54-70
August 29, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 25-40 30-30 55-70
August 30, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 25-40 31-30 56-70
September 1, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 10 L 25-40 31-31 56-71
September 2, 1972 San Francisco Giants 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 25-40 31-32 56-72
September 3, 1972 San Francisco Giants 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 25-40 31-33 56-73
September 4, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at San Diego Padres 1 L 25-40 31-34 56-74
September 5, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at San Diego Padres 3 W 25-40 32-34 57-74
September 6, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at San Diego Padres 0 W 25-40 33-34 58-74
September 7, 1972 Houston Astros 5 at San Francisco Giants 1 L 25-41 33-34 58-75
September 8, 1972 Houston Astros 5 at San Francisco Giants 3 L 25-42 33-34 58-76
September 9, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 1 at San Francisco Giants 2 W 26-42 33-34 59-76
September 10, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 2 at San Francisco Giants 8 W 27-42 33-34 60-76
September 10, 1972 Cincinnati Reds 8 at San Francisco Giants 7 L 27-43 33-34 60-77
September 12, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 28-43 33-34 61-77
September 13, 1972 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 29-43 33-34 62-77
September 16, 1972 San Francisco Giants 2 at Atlanta Braves 5 L 29-43 33-35 62-78
September 16, 1972 San Francisco Giants 8 at Atlanta Braves 5 W 29-43 34-35 63-78
September 17, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Atlanta Braves 7 L 29-43 34-36 63-79
September 18, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Cincinnati Reds 2 L 29-43 34-37 63-80
September 19, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Cincinnati Reds 5 L 29-43 34-38 63-81
September 20, 1972 San Francisco Giants 6 at Cincinnati Reds 8 L 29-43 34-39 63-82
September 22, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 1 L 29-43 34-40 63-83
September 23, 1972 San Francisco Giants 4 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7 L 29-43 34-41 63-84
September 24, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7 L 29-43 34-42 63-85
September 26, 1972 San Francisco Giants 5 at Houston Astros 2 W 29-43 35-42 64-85
September 27, 1972 San Francisco Giants 0 at Houston Astros 3 L 29-43 35-43 64-86
September 29, 1972 Atlanta Braves 3 at San Francisco Giants 14 W 30-43 35-43 65-86
September 30, 1972 Atlanta Braves 1 at San Francisco Giants 3 W 31-43 35-43 66-86
October 1, 1972 Atlanta Braves 2 at San Francisco Giants 6 W 32-43 35-43 67-86
October 3, 1972 San Diego Padres 4 at San Francisco Giants 7 W 33-43 35-43 68-86
October 4, 1972 San Diego Padres 4 at San Francisco Giants 6 W 34-43 35-43 69-86