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Sunday August 25,1968This 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 1968-08-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2Baltimore Orioles3BoxRoger NelsonJerry Stephenson(none)
Minnesota Twins10Chicago White Sox2BoxJim KaatGary Peters(none)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees6BoxRocky ColavitoDaryl PattersonLindy McDaniel
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees5BoxSteve HamiltonMickey Lolich(none)
California Angels5Oakland Athletics1BoxGeorge BrunetJim Nash(none)
Cleveland Indians9Washington Senators II10BoxBob HumphreysSteve HarganDennis Higgins
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves1BoxLarry JacksonPhil Niekro(none)
New York Mets7Cincinnati Reds1BoxTom SeaverGeorge Culver(none)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros0BoxFergie JenkinsLarry Dierker(none)
San Francisco Giants4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJim BrewerJuan Marichal(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxNelson BrilesDock EllisJoe Hoerner

Standings as of 1968-08-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1328151.614--53542011536-3245-19L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium30228.733
223Baltimore Orioles1287553.5864.04673887937-2938-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium341618.471
334Cleveland Indians1347262.53710.04364191734-3137-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium271413.519
447Boston Red Sox1316962.52711.5494514-2032-3437-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park311714.548
559Oakland Athletics1306763.51513.04494282132-3134-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum321517.469
6610New York Yankees1286464.50015.0414428-1433-2930-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I341915.559
7712Minnesota Twins1296168.47318.54664353127-3634-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium331815.545
8817California Angels1305872.44622.0420494-7430-3728-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium32923.281
9919Chicago White Sox1305476.41526.0389422-3324-3730-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park321319.406
101020Washington Senators II1264878.38130.0420542-12224-4424-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium351718.486
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1318348.634--48537011541-2342-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II311417.452
225Cincinnati Reds1276859.53513.0546540635-2632-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field351520.429
336San Francisco Giants1296960.53513.04544203437-2832-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park331914.576
448Chicago Cubs1326963.52314.5496503-733-3536-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field301515.500
5511Houston Astros1175859.49618.0380387-724-3234-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome451431.311
6613Philadelphia Phillies1286068.46921.5423462-3931-3729-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium341618.471
7714Atlanta Braves1205664.46721.5371418-4723-3233-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium422517.595
8815Pittsburgh Pirates1185464.45822.54003861431-3523-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field442618.591
9916New York Mets1325973.44724.5393397-433-3526-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium301416.467
101018Los Angeles Dodgers1265472.42926.5325390-6523-3631-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium362214.611