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MLB Games on Thursday May 23, 1968

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL9California AngelsAL2Box | PBP97,892Anaheim StadiumNight2:52Sonny SiebertSammy Ellis---Alvis, Cardenal, Harper, Vidal
San Francisco GiantsNL5Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP915,163Atlanta StadiumNight2:59Frank LinzyCecil Upshaw---Torre
Los Angeles DodgersNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1111,065Busch Stadium IIDay2:55John PurdinDick Hughes---Gabrielson
3 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 23, 1968

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Detroit Tigers372314.622-1531104311-712-71258045.640
AL -222Cleveland Indians392316.5901.0131884311-1011-71226359.516
AL -336Baltimore Orioles372017.5413.01411132811-69-111257154.568
AL -445Minnesota Twins372017.5413.01321161612-88-91255966.472
AL -558Boston Red Sox371918.5144.0131143-129-910-91256758.536
AL -6614California Angels391821.4626.0126155-299-79-141234974.398
AL -7715Chicago White Sox351619.4576.092104-128-118-81275176.402
AL -8816Oakland Athletics381721.4476.5114116-210-107-111246559.524
AL -9919Washington Senators II381622.4217.5112159-478-98-131234974.398
AL -101020New York Yankees391623.4108.0113141-2810-126-111236756.545
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants402317.575-151146510-813-91226557.533
NL -224St. Louis Cardinals382117.5531.0135113228-1113-61247648.613
NL -337Philadelphia Phillies351817.5142.5108110-27-1311-41275869.457
NL -449Atlanta Braves381919.5003.0111117-69-910-101246262.500
NL -5510Cincinnati Reds381919.5003.01481371110-89-111246460.516
NL -6611Chicago Cubs402020.5003.0148176-2810-1210-81226458.525
NL -7712Los Angeles Dodgers412021.4883.5100104-411-99-121215665.463
NL -8813Houston Astros361719.4724.0110130-206-1511-41265571.437
NL -9917New York Mets381721.4475.01029666-1011-111245668.452
NL -101018Pittsburgh Pirates361620.4445.0119103167-119-91266462.508
20 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season