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Games on 1968-07-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers9Baltimore Orioles0BoxDenny McLainTom Phoebus(none)
Chicago White Sox1California Angels0BoxBob PriddyGeorge BrunetWilbur Wood
New York Yankees6Cleveland Indians3BoxSteve BarberSonny SiebertLindy McDaniel
Minnesota Twins7Oakland Athletics8BoxLew KrausseRon Perranoski(none)
Boston Red Sox4Washington Senators II5BoxJoe ColemanGary BellDennis Higgins
Los Angeles Dodgers1Chicago Cubs2BoxFergie JenkinsClaude Osteen(none)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros3BoxBobby BolinJohn Buzhardt(none)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets5BoxDon CardwellGerry ArrigoRon Taylor
Atlanta Braves0Philadelphia Phillies1BoxWoodie FrymanJim Britton(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxSteve CarltonBob Moose(none)

Standings as of 1968-07-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1016338.624--4143189630-2333-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium614021.656
223Baltimore Orioles975443.5577.03432935024-2230-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium653728.569
334Cleveland Indians1025646.5497.53393073229-2526-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium593029.508
445Boston Red Sox975146.52610.0361386-2524-2627-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park653530.538
559Oakland Athletics1005050.50012.5337328925-2724-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum623230.516
6611Minnesota Twins994851.48514.03573243321-2927-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium633132.492
7714New York Yankees964650.47914.5315332-1722-2324-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I663729.561
8816California Angels1004753.47015.5317385-6824-2523-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium622042.323
9918Chicago White Sox964254.43818.5277290-1317-2625-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park662541.379
101020Washington Senators II963561.36525.5309406-9715-3520-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium653035.462
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1026735.657--38627710931-1736-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II603030.500
226Cincinnati Reds964947.51015.0402393924-2224-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field663432.515
337Atlanta Braves914645.50515.5265294-2918-2128-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium713536.493
448San Francisco Giants1005050.50016.0343335825-2225-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park623824.613
5510Chicago Cubs1015051.49516.5361384-2325-3025-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field613427.557
6612Houston Astros914447.48417.5301313-1219-2725-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome712843.394
7713Philadelphia Phillies984751.48018.0334360-2624-3123-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium642935.453
8815New York Mets1034954.47618.53082931527-2622-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium592435.407
9917Los Angeles Dodgers1004555.45021.0259300-4122-2823-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium623131.500
101019Pittsburgh Pirates924052.43522.0292302-1023-2517-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field704030.571