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Sunday August 11,1968This 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 1968-08-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels11Baltimore Orioles1BoxJim McGlothlinJim Hardin(none)
Cleveland Indians6Chicago White Sox1BoxStan WilliamsBob Priddy(none)
Cleveland Indians2Chicago White Sox1BoxEddie FisherDanny Lazar(none)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxMickey LolichLee Stange(none)
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers6BoxJon WardenJerry Stephenson(none)
Minnesota Twins11New York Yankees2BoxDean ChanceMel Stottlemyre(none)
Oakland Athletics8Washington Senators II3BoxJim NashJoe Coleman(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Atlanta Braves5BoxPat JarvisSteve CarltonPhil Niekro
Chicago Cubs8Cincinnati Reds5BoxPhil ReganJay RitchieJack Lamabe
Pittsburgh Pirates1Houston Astros5BoxLarry DierkerTommie SiskDave Giusti
Philadelphia Phillies0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDon DrysdaleLarry Jackson(none)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants2BoxRay SadeckiTom Seaver(none)
New York Mets0San Francisco Giants5BoxMike McCormickAl Jackson(none)

Standings as of 1968-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1177443.632--48137111032-2542-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium452916.644
223Baltimore Orioles1146648.5796.54163467030-2536-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium482523.521
334Boston Red Sox1166254.53411.5446460-1430-2932-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park462422.522
445Cleveland Indians1206456.53311.53893701932-3031-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium412219.537
557Oakland Athletics1166155.52612.53973742332-3128-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum462125.457
6611Minnesota Twins1135459.47818.04153843125-3429-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium492524.510
7715California Angels1165363.45720.5373441-6829-3424-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium461432.304
8816New York Yankees1125161.45520.5360392-3225-2626-35L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I503218.640
9919Chicago White Sox1134865.42524.0330351-2120-2828-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park491930.388
101020Washington Senators II1134271.37230.0371489-11819-3923-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium482325.479
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1177641.650--42931511437-1939-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II452124.467
226Chicago Cubs1176255.53014.0433440-732-3330-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field452223.489
338San Francisco Giants1166056.51715.53953761928-2432-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park462818.609
449Cincinnati Reds1135855.51316.04714571431-2626-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field492524.510
5510Atlanta Braves1075255.48619.0316350-3420-2532-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium552926.527
6612Houston Astros1044955.47120.5335355-2019-2930-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome582335.397
7713Philadelphia Phillies1145361.46521.5373408-3529-3624-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium482325.479
8814Pittsburgh Pirates1074958.45822.0347350-328-3121-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field553124.564
9917Los Angeles Dodgers1175364.45323.0301341-4023-3130-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium452322.511
101018New York Mets1205466.45023.5349357-832-3322-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium421923.452