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MLB Games on Sunday August 18, 1968

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL1Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP931,428Fenway ParkDay2:22Juan PizarroEarl Wilson---Horton, Jones
Washington Senators IIAL4California AngelsAL6Box | PBP910,399Anaheim StadiumDay2:34Tom MurphyPhil OrtegaBobby LockeAlyea, Howard
Chicago White SoxAL4Cleveland IndiansAL2Box | PBP90Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:37Tommy JohnSonny Siebert---Josephson
Chicago White SoxAL8Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP912,178Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:25Joe HorlenSteve Hargan---Hansen
Baltimore OriolesAL7Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP923,348Metropolitan StadiumDay2:12Dave LeonhardJim Merritt---Robinson
New York YankeesAL7Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP1041,044Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:11Lindy McDanielLew Krausse---Jackson, Kosco
Cincinnati RedsNL2Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay3:06George CulverRich NyeClay CarrollPerez, Williams
Cincinnati RedsNL6Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP930,942Wrigley FieldDay2:32Gary NolanJoe NiekroClay CarrollHundley, Johnson, Perez, Rose, Whitfield
Houston AstrosNL1New York MetsNL8Box | PBP90Shea StadiumDay2:36Don CardwellMike Cuellar------
Houston AstrosNL5New York MetsNL2Box | PBP930,095Shea StadiumDay2:35Jim RayDick Selma---Martin, Wynn
San Francisco GiantsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Box | PBP911,562Connie Mack StadiumDay2:42Gary WagnerBill Monbouquette---Allen, White (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP917,423Forbes FieldNight2:32Bob VealeDon Sutton------
Atlanta BravesNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL10Box | PBP937,571Busch Stadium IIDay2:07Ray WashburnRon Reed------
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 Sunday, August 18, 1968

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Detroit Tigers1237845.634-50538811736-2742-18392514.641
AL -223Baltimore Orioles1227151.5826.54483697935-2836-23402020.500
AL -334Boston Red Sox1246757.54011.5478489-1130-2937-28381919.500
AL -446Cleveland Indians1276760.52813.0406399732-3034-31341915.559
AL -558Oakland Athletics1236360.51215.04183991932-3130-30391920.487
AL -6612New York Yankees1195762.47919.0388409-2131-2726-35432617.605
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1215764.47120.04384162225-3432-30412219.537
AL -8816California Angels1235667.45522.0395466-7129-3427-33391128.282
AL -9919Chicago White Sox1225171.41826.5364383-1923-3428-37401624.400
AL -101020Washington Senators II1204575.37531.5393515-12222-4323-32412021.488
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111St. Louis Cardinals1247945.637-45934211739-2140-24381820.474
NL -225Cincinnati Reds1206456.53313.05124892335-2628-31421923.452
NL -337San Francisco Giants1226458.52514.04163932332-2632-32402416.600
NL -449Chicago Cubs1256461.51215.5462480-1832-3332-28372017.541
NL -5510Atlanta Braves1135558.48718.5346381-3523-2832-30492623.531
NL -6611Houston Astros1125458.48219.0358376-1824-3230-26501832.360
NL -7714Philadelphia Phillies1215665.46321.5397437-4029-3627-29412021.488
NL -8815Pittsburgh Pirates1115160.45921.5355356-128-3123-29512922.569
NL -9917New York Mets1265769.45223.0366368-232-3325-36361620.444
NL -101018Los Angeles Dodgers1205367.44224.0303352-4923-3430-33422319.548
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