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Monday June 17,1968This 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 1968-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees1California Angels2BoxMinnie RojasJoe Verbanic(none)
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox2BoxJack FisherSteve HarganBob Locker
Washington Senators II1Minnesota Twins4BoxJim KaatBarry Moore(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Oakland Athletics3BoxPaul LindbladMoe Drabowsky(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Atlanta Braves3BoxPat JarvisTed Abernathy(none)
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxAl McBeanDave GiustiRoy Face

Standings as of 1968-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers644123.641--2521817120-1421-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium986236.633
224Baltimore Orioles613229.5257.52251933216-1416-15L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1015942.584
336Cleveland Indians653431.5237.51991752415-1718-15L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium965244.542
448Boston Red Sox593029.5088.5209213-414-1416-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1035647.544
669Minnesota Twins633231.5088.51971851216-1916-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium994752.475
5510Oakland Athletics633231.5088.52011841715-1516-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum995049.505
8816California Angels632934.46011.5194244-5014-1515-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium993861.384
7715New York Yankees632934.46011.5200223-2314-1615-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I995445.545
9917Chicago White Sox592732.45811.5156170-1411-2016-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1034063.388
101020Washington Senators II602436.40015.0197262-6511-2013-16L6T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1014160.406
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals633825.603--2301854521-1417-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II995940.596
223San Francisco Giants643430.5314.5228223516-1518-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park985444.551
335Los Angeles Dodgers653431.5235.0174172216-1518-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium974255.433
447Atlanta Braves572928.5096.0160188-2812-1217-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1055253.495
5511Philadelphia Phillies562828.5006.5177181-412-1816-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1064858.453
6612Chicago Cubs613031.4927.0220250-3014-1616-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1015447.535
7713Cincinnati Reds623032.4847.5255248714-1515-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1005347.530
8814New York Mets602931.4837.51801592116-1413-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1024458.431
9918Pittsburgh Pirates532330.43410.0179175412-1911-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1095752.523
101019Houston Astros552332.41811.0168190-228-1915-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1074958.458