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Sunday April 28,1968This date in baseball
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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.

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Games on 1968-04-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles0BoxJose SantiagoDave McNally(none)
Boston Red Sox1Baltimore Orioles6BoxJim HardinJerry Stephenson(none)
Oakland Athletics3California Angels4BoxSammy EllisLew KrausseMinnie Rojas
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins2BoxBob LockerDean Chance(none)
Detroit Tigers1New York Yankees2BoxBill MonbouquetteJoe SparmaSteve Hamilton
Detroit Tigers3New York Yankees2BoxJohn HillerDooley WomackFred Lasher
Cleveland Indians0Washington Senators II1BoxPhil OrtegaStan Williams(none)
Cleveland Indians2Washington Senators II0BoxLuis TiantBarry Moore(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves3BoxRick WisePhil NiekroTurk Farrell
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs8BoxJoe NiekroDon WilsonPhil Regan
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs5BoxKen HoltzmanDenny LemasterPhil Regan
New York Mets6Cincinnati Reds5BoxJerry KoosmanGeorge CulverRon Taylor
Los Angeles Dodgers1San Francisco Giants6BoxGaylord PerryClaude Osteen(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxSteve CarltonTommie Sisk(none)

Standings as of 1968-04-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers15114.733--5836226-35-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1479255.626
333Minnesota Twins1596.6002.06442225-04-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1477077.476
224Baltimore Orioles1596.6002.06439255-24-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1478265.558
446Washington Senators II17107.5882.0565515-35-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1445589.382
557Boston Red Sox1486.5712.54650-44-44-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1487870.527
6611New York Yankees1688.5003.54549-45-23-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1467571.514
7714Oakland Athletics1679.4384.55261-95-32-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1467571.514
8818Cleveland Indians1569.4005.0484443-73-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1468066.548
9919California Angels16610.3755.54572-272-34-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1466185.418
101020Chicago White Sox13211.1548.02050-302-70-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1496584.436
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals16124.750--8548373-39-1W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1468561.582
225San Francisco Giants1596.6002.55238144-35-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1477968.537
448Los Angeles Dodgers1688.5004.03947-85-53-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1466878.466
339Chicago Cubs1688.5004.07883-52-56-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1467670.521
5510Philadelphia Phillies1688.5004.04856-83-75-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1466878.466
6612Cincinnati Reds1578.4674.55264-121-46-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1477671.517
7713Atlanta Braves1679.4385.04457-132-55-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1467472.507
8815Pittsburgh Pirates1468.4295.05441133-53-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1487474.500
9917Houston Astros1569.4005.54566-211-85-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1476681.449
101016New York Mets1569.4005.5444133-53-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1476780.456