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Games on 1968-05-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers6California Angels7BoxClyde WrightDaryl Patterson(none)
Cleveland Indians3Minnesota Twins1BoxStan WilliamsDean ChanceMike Paul
Boston Red Sox3Oakland Athletics2BoxGary BellBlue Moon Odom(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Houston Astros10BoxDon WilsonClaude Osteen(none)

Standings as of 1968-05-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles412417.585--1621273511-613-11W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1216754.554
222Detroit Tigers412417.585--1691274212-1012-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1217942.653
333Cleveland Indians432518.581--141984313-1211-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1186157.517
445Minnesota Twins412219.5372.01461321412-810-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1215764.471
559Boston Red Sox412120.5123.0147158-1111-1110-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1216556.537
6612California Angels432122.4884.0142168-269-712-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1194673.387
7715New York Yankees432023.4655.0127148-2110-1210-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1196356.529
8817Oakland Athletics421923.4525.5126129-310-108-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1206357.525
9919Chicago White Sox391623.4107.099118-198-158-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1235172.415
101020Washington Senators II421626.3818.5126180-548-138-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1194970.412
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114San Francisco Giants432419.558--157155211-1013-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1196455.538
226St. Louis Cardinals412219.5371.0143124198-1114-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1217546.620
337Philadelphia Phillies382018.5261.511911819-1411-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1245668.452
448Atlanta Braves412120.5122.0118129-119-912-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1216061.496
5510Chicago Cubs432221.5122.0157182-2510-1212-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1196257.521
6611Los Angeles Dodgers452223.4893.0117124-713-119-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1175463.462
7713Cincinnati Reds412021.4883.0165158710-89-14L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1216358.521
8814Houston Astros401921.4753.5130147-176-1513-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1225369.434
9916Pittsburgh Pirates391821.4624.0140120209-129-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1236261.504
101018New York Mets411823.4395.0114103117-1211-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1215566.455