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Monday January 8,1968This date in baseball
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Wataru Adachi celebrated a birthday on this date.
Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1968 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
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Games on 1968-01-08

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Standings at end of 1967 season.

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1629270.568--72261410843-3849-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park000
223Detroit Tigers1639271.5640.56835879639-4252-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium-1-10
335Minnesota Twins1649173.5552.06715908139-4452-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium-20-2
446Chicago White Sox1628973.5493.05314914040-4049-33L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park000
559California Angels1618477.5227.5567587-2031-4753-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium000
7714Washington Senators II1617685.47215.5550637-8736-4540-40W4T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium000
6613Baltimore Orioles1617685.47215.56545926241-4335-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium000
8815Cleveland Indians1627587.46317.0559613-5439-4236-45L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium000
9917New York Yankees1637390.44819.5522621-9929-5243-39W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I-1-10
101019Kansas City Athletics1616299.38529.5533660-12725-5537-44L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Municipal Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals16110160.627--69555713852-2849-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II000
224San Francisco Giants1629171.56210.565255110140-4051-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park000
337Chicago Cubs1628874.54313.57026247838-4049-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field-1-10
448Cincinnati Reds1628775.53714.56045634138-4349-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field000
5510Philadelphia Phillies1628280.50619.56125813137-4545-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium000
6611Atlanta Braves1537479.48423.0605607-226-4748-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium936.333
7712Pittsburgh Pirates1477176.48323.0596641-4531-4940-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field15105.667
8816Los Angeles Dodgers1627389.45128.5519595-7631-5042-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium000
9918Houston Astros1536588.42532.0593685-9221-5344-35W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome945.444
101020New York Mets16261101.37740.5498672-17425-5936-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium000

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Frank TaverasSS18.015Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates.