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1972 Southern League

1972 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 558 games, 8 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1973
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1973

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1973

League Standings

Regular Season

East Division

TmAffWLTiesW-L%GB
Asheville OriolesBAL81580.583--
Savannah BravesATL80590.5761
Charlotte HornetsMIN70701.50011.5
Jacksonville SunsKCR64750.46017

West Division

TmAffWLTiesW-L%GB
Montgomery RebelsDET78610.561--
Knoxville SoxCHW76641.5432.5
Columbus AstrosHOU59800.42419
Birmingham A'sOAK49900.35329

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Asheville OriolesBAL22.05.09139522345147071205223351266395030577809.267.352.416.768187634653348
Savannah BravesATL22.44.7813951074427665112720433119604146585231036.255.337.396.733175447694134
Knoxville SoxCHW22.04.61141519144906501174155607556510551581892.261.347.373.720167425613436
Montgomery RebelsDET22.84.50139535246506261175198368754611347553866.253.333.367.700170628804151
Columbus AstrosHOU21.63.5813948954420497106115036733336624343837.240.301.340.641150257433220
Charlotte HornetsMIN25.73.5214150174416497107215943794462925483757.243.321.352.673155438542630
Jacksonville SunsKCR23.23.3913950214459471100815626694093415452780.226.300.319.619142335433228
Birmingham A'sOAK23.03.2613948644406453102714337724018236373887.233.294.331.626146021372728
League Totals22.84.0911164067035782456688491388306700394362528638856864.247.324.362.68612949285452266275

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Jacksonville SunsKCR22.53.796475.4603.324.001391391083113261187.010545274389547169865335421.2858.00.73.66.61.84
Savannah BravesATL23.83.838059.5763.404.041391391122712341184.0108953244710741628825457441.2718.30.83.26.31.98
Charlotte HornetsMIN23.13.847070.5003.414.15141141934812291176.011145424458642635724233541.3108.50.73.35.51.70
Knoxville SoxCHW22.43.897664.5433.344.171411411033811331185.011005494406441020822388631.2748.40.53.16.22.00
Montgomery RebelsDET22.94.047861.5613.204.101391391053412341235.011185624397850858881443481.3178.10.63.76.41.73
Asheville OriolesBAL21.84.388158.5833.764.651391391063311371179.0115360949311851218954305731.4128.80.93.97.31.86
Columbus AstrosHOU21.74.415980.4243.694.771391391102910371157.0102361347571643259483314571.4408.00.65.07.41.47
Birmingham A'sOAK23.44.554990.3534.114.9513913998416151149.0119863252581499228453910801.4779.40.63.96.61.69
League Totals22.74.09557557.5003.524.3511161116835281872459452.088494566370270038852756864285554611.3478.40.73.76.51.77

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Savannah BravesATL13935531424151122.97116Clint Courtney
Montgomery RebelsDET13937041709168133.97019Fred Hatfield
Charlotte HornetsMIN14135281486154117.97019Johnny Goryl
Jacksonville SunsKCR13935621530172113.96717Billy Gardner
Birmingham A'sOAK1393448130516099.96719n/a
Knoxville SoxCHW14135551624186123.96516Joe Sparks
Columbus AstrosHOU13934711424214107.95824Jackie Brandt
Asheville OriolesBAL13935361420223132.95722Cal Ripken
League Totals111628357119221428946.966152

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