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Thursday July 18,1968This date in baseball
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Games on 1968-07-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago White Sox2BoxJack FisherDave LeonhardHoyt Wilhelm
Boston Red Sox2Minnesota Twins7BoxDave BoswellGary Bell(none)
Washington Senators II1New York Yankees4BoxStan BahnsenBob HumphreysLindy McDaniel
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics1BoxEarl WilsonLew Krausse(none)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxTom SeaverAl McBean(none)
San Francisco Giants3St. Louis Cardinals0BoxJuan MarichalSteve Carlton(none)
Atlanta Braves7Houston Astros1BoxPat JarvisDave Giusti(none)

Standings as of 1968-07-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers925834.630--3772888926-2232-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium704525.643
223Cleveland Indians945341.5646.03122753726-2226-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium673334.493
334Baltimore Orioles884939.5577.03122565621-2128-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium744232.568
445Boston Red Sox894742.5289.5330354-2422-2425-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park733934.534
5511Oakland Athletics914447.48413.53072901720-2523-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum713833.535
6612Minnesota Twins894346.48313.5299290920-2823-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium733637.493
7714New York Yankees894247.47214.5285310-2520-2322-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I734132.562
8815California Angels904248.46715.0288349-6119-2223-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium722547.347
9918Chicago White Sox873948.44816.5261265-415-2624-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park752847.373
101020Washington Senators II873156.35624.5276370-9413-3318-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium743440.459
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals915932.648--3392568329-1630-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II713833.535
226Philadelphia Phillies884642.52311.5306298824-2422-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium743044.405
337Atlanta Braves824240.51212.5247268-2116-2026-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium803941.488
448San Francisco Giants914645.50513.03233101324-2122-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park714229.592
559Cincinnati Reds894445.49414.0361369-822-2021-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field733934.534
6610Chicago Cubs934548.48415.0330365-3521-2824-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field693930.565
7713Houston Astros823943.47615.5282296-1415-2424-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome803347.413
8816New York Mets934350.46217.02852751023-2220-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium693039.435
9917Los Angeles Dodgers924250.45717.5243275-3221-2721-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium703436.486
101019Pittsburgh Pirates853748.43519.0272276-421-2516-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field774334.558