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Sunday June 23,1968This 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 1968-06-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles2California Angels3BoxClyde WrightTom Phoebus(none)
Boston Red Sox6Chicago White Sox2BoxGary BellJack Fisher(none)
Boston Red Sox1Chicago White Sox10BoxWilbur WoodJim LonborgHoyt Wilhelm
Detroit Tigers0Cleveland Indians3BoxLuis TiantJohn Hiller(none)
Detroit Tigers4Cleveland Indians1BoxJoe SparmaSam McDowellPat Dobson
New York Yankees3Minnesota Twins6BoxJim MerrittFritz Peterson(none)
Washington Senators II0Oakland Athletics9BoxJim NashBruce Howard(none)
Chicago Cubs8Cincinnati Reds9BoxTed AbernathyPhil Regan(none)
Chicago Cubs3Cincinnati Reds4BoxTed AbernathyChuck Hartenstein(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Houston Astros7BoxDenny LemasterWoodie FrymanFred Gladding
Los Angeles Dodgers4New York Mets5BoxNolan RyanBill SingerRon Taylor
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJuan MarichalJim Bunning(none)
Atlanta Braves5St. Louis Cardinals1BoxCecil UpshawNelson Briles(none)
Atlanta Braves1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMel NelsonKen Johnson(none)

Standings as of 1968-06-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers714427.620--2712017021-1723-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium915932.648
223Cleveland Indians723933.5425.52201922817-1821-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium894742.528
335Baltimore Orioles663432.5157.52392102918-1716-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium965739.594
556Minnesota Twins683533.5157.52242121216-1919-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium944450.468
447Oakland Athletics683533.5157.52241982615-1519-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum944747.500
669Boston Red Sox673433.5078.0243252-918-1816-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park955243.547
7714California Angels683335.4859.5210255-4514-1519-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium943460.362
8815New York Yankees683137.45611.5222243-2116-1915-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I945242.553
9917Chicago White Sox673037.44812.0193205-1211-2019-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park953758.389
101020Washington Senators II652540.38516.0213291-7812-2413-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium964056.417
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals704426.629--2501955521-1423-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II925339.576
224San Francisco Giants713833.5356.5252249320-1818-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park915041.549
338Philadelphia Phillies633231.5088.5211205613-2019-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium994455.444
5511Los Angeles Dodgers723636.5009.0193197-418-2018-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium904050.444
4410Atlanta Braves643232.5009.0181211-3013-1519-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium984949.500
6612Cincinnati Reds693435.4939.52862741215-1718-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field934944.527
7713New York Mets673334.4939.52111832816-1417-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium954055.421
8816Chicago Cubs683137.45612.0235278-4315-2216-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field945341.564
9918Houston Astros622735.43513.0197222-2510-2117-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1004555.450
101019Pittsburgh Pirates602634.43313.0197199-212-1914-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1025448.529