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Monday April 29,1968This 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 1968-04-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins11Boston Red Sox2BoxJim PerryGary Bell(none)
California Angels3Cleveland Indians2BoxJim McGlothlinSteve HarganJack Hamilton
Oakland Athletics1Detroit Tigers2BoxMickey LolichJack Aker(none)
Cincinnati Reds17Houston Astros2BoxJim MaloneyJim RayBob Lee
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon SuttonMike TorrezJim Brewer
Chicago Cubs4Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxSteve BlassFergie JenkinsBob Moose
Atlanta Braves7San Francisco Giants2BoxRon ReedJuan Marichal(none)

Standings as of 1968-04-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers16124.750--6037236-36-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1469155.623
223Minnesota Twins16106.6252.07544316-04-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1466977.473
334Baltimore Orioles1596.6002.56439255-24-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1478265.558
445Washington Senators II17107.5882.5565515-35-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1445589.382
557Boston Red Sox1587.5333.54861-134-44-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1477869.531
6611New York Yankees1688.5004.04549-45-23-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1467571.514
8816California Angels17710.4125.54874-263-34-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1456085.414
7715Oakland Athletics17710.4125.55363-105-42-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1457570.517
9919Cleveland Indians16610.3756.0504733-73-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1458065.552
101020Chicago White Sox13211.1548.52050-302-70-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1496584.436
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals17125.706--8751363-49-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1458560.586
226San Francisco Giants1697.5632.5544594-35-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1467967.541
338Los Angeles Dodgers1798.5293.04249-75-54-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1456778.462
449Cincinnati Reds1688.5003.5696632-46-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1467571.514
5510Philadelphia Phillies1688.5003.54856-83-75-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1466878.466
6613Atlanta Braves1789.4714.05159-83-55-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1457372.503
7712Chicago Cubs1789.4714.08290-82-66-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1457669.524
8814Pittsburgh Pirates1578.4674.06145163-54-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1477374.497
9917New York Mets1569.4005.0444133-53-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1476780.456
101018Houston Astros16610.3755.54783-361-85-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1466680.452


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dan OsinskiP34.163Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.