Record: 59-97, Finished 6th in NL Eastern Division (1972 NL)
Managed by Frank Lucchesi and Paul Owens
Ballpark: Veterans Stadium
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
 Further Reading
- 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