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MLB Games on Saturday August 3, 1968

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL3Boston Red SoxAL8Box | PBP923,929Fenway ParkDay2:19Dick EllsworthSammy Ellis---Foy, Harrelson, Jones, Reichardt
California AngelsAL3Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP926,195Fenway ParkNight2:57Sparky LyleBobby LockeLee StangeAdair, Reichardt
Washington Senators IIAL3Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkNight2:11Jim HannanJoe HorlenBarry MooreCasanova
Washington Senators IIAL2Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP915,022Comiskey ParkNight2:20Bob PriddyPhil Ortega---Davis
Oakland AthleticsAL1Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP97,292Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:30Sam McDowellBlue Moon OdomVicente RomoDuncan, Horton
Detroit TigersAL0Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP922,828Metropolitan StadiumDay2:14Dean ChanceEarl Wilson------
Baltimore OriolesAL1New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP913,708Yankee Stadium IDay2:07Mel StottlemyreJim Hardin------
Cincinnati RedsNL0Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP90Atlanta StadiumNight1:49Ron ReedGeorge Culver------
Cincinnati RedsNL5Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP923,961Atlanta StadiumNight2:09Clay CarrollKen Johnson---Perez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Houston AstrosNL1Box | PBP919,185AstrodomeNight1:55Chris ShortMike Cuellar---Callison
New York MetsNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL8Box | PBP914,065Dodger StadiumNight2:37Bill SingerAl Jackson---Bailey
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP99,251Candlestick ParkDay2:15Ray SadeckiBob Veale---Bonds, McCovey
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP938,264Busch Stadium IIDay2:22Bill HandsRay WashburnPhil Regan---
13 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, August 03, 1968

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Detroit Tigers1086642.611-4353488731-2535-17543717.685
AL -223Baltimore Orioles1055946.5625.53753156028-2531-21573225.561
AL -334Cleveland Indians1106050.5457.03663303629-2530-26512625.510
AL -445Boston Red Sox1075750.5338.5409425-1625-2632-24552926.527
AL -558Oakland Athletics1075552.51410.53603481226-2828-25552728.491
AL -6611New York Yankees1045054.48114.0337354-1725-2625-28583325.569
AL -7712Minnesota Twins1055055.47614.53823493321-3129-24572928.509
AL -8817California Angels1084959.45417.0334417-8325-3024-29541836.333
AL -9919Chicago White Sox1044658.44218.0313324-1120-2826-30582137.362
AL -101020Washington Senators II1043965.37525.0347448-10119-3820-27572631.456
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111St. Louis Cardinals1097138.651-40629511135-1836-20532627.491
NL -226Cincinnati Reds1055550.52414.04404271329-2325-28572829.491
NL -337Chicago Cubs1095752.52314.0397399-227-3030-22532726.509
NL -449San Francisco Giants1075453.50516.03683571128-2426-29553421.618
NL -5510Atlanta Braves994950.49517.0287322-3520-2529-25633231.508
NL -6613Houston Astros984652.46919.5314335-2119-2927-23642638.406
NL -7714Pittsburgh Pirates1014754.46520.0336332426-2721-27613328.541
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies1064957.46220.5354388-3425-3224-25562729.482
NL -9916New York Mets1105060.45521.5320327-728-2722-33522329.442
NL -101018Los Angeles Dodgers1084860.44422.5281321-4023-3125-29542826.519
20 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season