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Wednesday August 14,1968This 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 1968-08-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox3BoxTommy JohnDave MoreheadBob Locker
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox7BoxJerry StephensonBob PriddySparky Lyle
New York Yankees5California Angels2BoxStan BahnsenTom MurphySteve Hamilton
Detroit Tigers3Cleveland Indians0BoxMickey LolichLuis Tiant(none)
Washington Senators II4Minnesota Twins2BoxDennis HigginsJim Merritt(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Oakland Athletics4BoxChuck DobsonDave LeonhardDiego Segui
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs1BoxBob GibsonJoe Niekro(none)
Atlanta Braves4Cincinnati Reds7BoxGerry ArrigoPhil NiekroClay Carroll
Los Angeles Dodgers1New York Mets4BoxJerry KoosmanBill Singer(none)
Houston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxChris ShortDenny LemasterGary Wagner
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxGaylord PerryRon Kline(none)

Standings as of 1968-08-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1207644.633--49037511534-2642-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium422715.643
223Baltimore Orioles1176849.5816.54263567032-2636-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium452322.511
334Boston Red Sox1206555.54211.0462474-1230-2935-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park422121.500
446Cleveland Indians1236558.52812.53933791432-3032-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium382117.553
558Oakland Athletics1196257.52113.54073842332-3129-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum432023.465
6611Minnesota Twins1165561.47419.04253943125-3430-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium462422.522
7713New York Yankees1155461.47019.5373398-2528-2626-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I472918.617
8818California Angels1195366.44522.5379454-7529-3424-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium431429.326
9919Chicago White Sox1174968.41925.5344367-2321-3128-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park451827.400
101020Washington Senators II1164472.37930.0381499-11821-4023-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium452124.467
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1207743.642--43833310538-2139-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II422022.476
225Chicago Cubs1206456.53313.0451449232-3332-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field422022.476
337San Francisco Giants1186256.52514.04003772330-2432-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park442618.591
449Cincinnati Reds1166056.51715.04894781131-2628-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field462323.500
5510Atlanta Braves1105357.48219.0337368-3121-2732-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium522824.538
6612Philadelphia Phillies1175562.47020.5381418-3729-3626-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium452124.467
7714Houston Astros1075057.46720.5345363-1820-3130-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome552233.400
8815New York Mets1225666.45922.0355358-332-3324-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium401723.425
9916Pittsburgh Pirates1094960.45022.5348355-728-3121-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field533122.585
101017Los Angeles Dodgers1195366.44523.5302347-4523-3330-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium432320.535


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Galen CiscoP32.160Purchased by Royals from Red Sox.