1972 Philadelphia Phillies
1972 Philadelphia Phillies / Franchise: Philadelphia Phillies / BR Team Page
History, Comments, Contributions
The 1972 Philadelphia Phillies hold the record for the most losses ever by a team with a pitcher who led the league in wins - the pitcher in that case being the great Steve Carlton.
Awards and Honors
- All-Star: Steve Carlton
- NL Cy Young Award: Steve Carlton
- NL Gold Glove: Larry Bowa (SS)
- Topps All-Star Rookie Team: Tom Hutton (1B)
- Steve Bucci and Dave Brown: Drinking Coffee With a Fork: The Story of Steve Carlton and the '72 Phillies, Camino Books, Philadelphia, PA, 2011. ISBN 1933822252
- Bruce Morgan: Steve Carlton and the 1972 Phillies, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2012. ISBN 078646836X
- Larry Shenk: "Carlton trade 'phantastic' for Phils in '72: Lefty went on to win 27 games for a Phillies team that won only 59", mlb.com, February 22, 2017.