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Games on 1968-09-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles2BoxHoyt WilhelmPete RichertBob Locker
Boston Red Sox0California Angels4BoxAndy MessersmithJim Lonborg(none)
Minnesota Twins3Detroit Tigers8BoxDenny McLainJim Kaat(none)
Cleveland Indians0Oakland Athletics7BoxBlue Moon OdomStan Williams(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5Chicago Cubs2BoxRick WiseBill Hands(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Cincinnati Reds4BoxMudcat GrantTed Abernathy(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Cincinnati Reds6BoxJack BillinghamClay CarrollJim Brewer
New York Mets1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxSteve BlassJim McAndrew(none)
San Francisco Giants3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBobby BolinBob GibsonFrank Linzy
San Francisco Giants8St. Louis Cardinals7BoxJuan MarichalSteve CarltonFrank Linzy
Houston Astros1Atlanta Braves7BoxPat JarvisDon Wilson(none)

Standings as of 1968-09-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1449054.625--58644713940-3450-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium18135.722
223Baltimore Orioles1428161.5708.05174417638-3143-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium201010.500
335Boston Red Sox1427666.53513.0547547034-3642-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park201010.500
446Cleveland Indians1467769.52714.0467461637-3439-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1596.600
559Oakland Athletics1447371.50717.04944831136-3636-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1899.500
6610New York Yankees1427171.50018.0451463-1238-3432-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I20128.600
7713Minnesota Twins1426775.47222.05064812530-4037-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium20128.600
8818California Angels1436281.43427.5454542-8832-4130-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium19514.263
9919Chicago White Sox1436182.42728.5419456-3728-4233-40W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park19613.316
101020Washington Senators II1405684.40032.0462582-12027-4629-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium21912.429
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals1438954.622--52340711647-2542-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II19811.421
224San Francisco Giants1437766.53812.05154754041-3136-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park19118.579
337Cincinnati Reds1407367.52114.56055891637-3035-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field221012.455
448Chicago Cubs1457570.51715.0546563-1734-3840-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1798.529
5511Houston Astros1246163.49218.5405407-227-3634-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome381127.289
6612Atlanta Braves1286266.48419.5405434-2929-3433-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium341915.559
7714Philadelphia Phillies1416675.46822.0471528-5732-3934-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium211011.476
8815Pittsburgh Pirates1225567.45123.5402402031-3524-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field402515.625
9916New York Mets1456580.44825.0429434-535-3629-45L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1789.471
101017Los Angeles Dodgers1396277.44625.0388450-6229-3933-38W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium23149.609