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MLB Games on Wednesday August 21, 1968

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL4California AngelsAL3Box | PBP1510,514Anaheim StadiumNight4:39Gene BrabenderMarty Pattin---Buford, Robinson
Boston Red SoxAL2Cleveland IndiansAL8Box | PBP98,991Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight2:40Horacio PinaJim LonborgVicente RomoSalmon
Chicago White SoxAL2Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP1029,540Tiger StadiumNight2:39Daryl PattersonWilbur Wood---McNertney, Price, Stanley
New York YankeesAL2Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP916,330Metropolitan StadiumNight1:58Al DowningJim KaatLindy McDanielAllison, Colavito
Atlanta BravesNL4Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay2:43Fergie JenkinsCecil UpshawPhil ReganBanks (2)
Atlanta BravesNL5Chicago CubsNL13Box | PBP922,842Wrigley FieldDay2:45Jack LamabeKen JohnsonKen HoltzmanAaron, Johnson, Phillips, Santo, Williams
Pittsburgh PiratesNL19Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP98,155Crosley FieldNight2:51Steve BlassJim MaloneyRoy FaceClemente (2), Clendenon
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Houston AstrosNL6Box | PBP916,780AstrodomeNight2:20Don WilsonMike Kekich---Lefebvre
San Francisco GiantsNL13New York MetsNL3Box | PBP932,023Shea StadiumDay3:08Juan MarichalJim McAndrew---Hart, Hiatt, Mays, Stahl
St. Louis CardinalsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP99,500Connie Mack StadiumNight2:42Dick HughesJerry JohnsonJoe Hoerner---
10 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Wednesday, August 21, 1968

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Detroit Tigers1268046.635-51740011736-2744-19362313.639
AL -223Baltimore Orioles1257352.5846.54553797637-2936-23371819.486
AL -334Boston Red Sox1276859.53512.5484499-1531-3137-28351817.514
AL -445Cleveland Indians1306961.53113.04164051132-3036-32311714.548
AL -559Oakland Athletics1266462.50816.04284131532-3131-32361818.500
AL -6611New York Yankees1225963.48419.0395411-1633-2826-35402416.600
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1245866.46821.04404231725-3433-32382117.553
AL -8816California Angels1265769.45223.0405473-6829-3428-35361026.278
AL -9919Chicago White Sox1255273.41627.5376395-1924-3628-37371522.405
AL -101020Washington Senators II1234776.38231.5407525-11824-4423-32381820.474
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111St. Louis Cardinals1278146.638-47135311841-2240-24351619.457
NL -226Cincinnati Reds1236558.52814.0524519535-2629-33391821.462
NL -337San Francisco Giants1256659.52814.04304042634-2732-32372215.595
NL -448Chicago Cubs1296861.52714.0491495-432-3336-28331617.485
NL -5510Houston Astros1145658.49118.5372382-1024-3232-26481632.333
NL -6612Atlanta Braves1175562.47021.0361410-4923-3232-30452619.578
NL -7714Pittsburgh Pirates1145361.46521.53853681730-3223-29482721.563
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies1245767.46022.5408449-4129-3628-31381919.500
NL -9917New York Mets1295871.45024.0377382-532-3326-38331518.455
NL -101018Los Angeles Dodgers1225369.43425.5309366-5723-3630-33402317.575
20 record(s)
Glossary:
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