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Top1968 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALMinnesota Twins0Boston Red Sox3Boxscore - PBP923,1711:40Dean ChanceRay CulpRay Culp (13-5)Dean Chance (14-15)-Cal ErmerDick WilliamsFenway Park
ALCalifornia Angels1Chicago White Sox2Boxscore - PBP97,5122:05Jim McGlothlinJack FisherJack Fisher (8-10)Jim McGlothlin (10-14)-Bill RigneyAl LopezComiskey Park
ALBaltimore Orioles2Cleveland Indians10Boxscore - PBP96,5912:33Gene BrabenderSonny SiebertMike Paul (3-8)Gene Brabender (6-7)-Earl WeaverAlvin DarkCleveland Stadium
ALOakland Athletics0Detroit Tigers3Boxscore - PBP925,4552:15Catfish HunterEarl WilsonEarl Wilson (13-12)Catfish Hunter (12-13)-Bob KennedyMayo SmithTiger Stadium
ALNew York Yankees4Washington Senators II2Boxscore - PBP902:12Mel StottlemyreJoe ColemanMel Stottlemyre (20-11)Joe Coleman (11-16)-Ralph HoukJim LemonRFK Memorial Stad
ALNew York Yankees2Washington Senators II1Boxscore - PBP97,4582:22Stan BahnsenJim HannanStan Bahnsen (16-10)Jim Hannan (10-5)-Ralph HoukJim LemonRFK Memorial Stad
NLSt. Louis Cardinals2Houston Astros4Boxscore - PBP915,4252:02Ray WashburnDave GiustiDave Giusti (10-8)Ray Washburn (12-7)Steve Shea (5)Red SchoendienstHarry WalkerAstrodome
NLAtlanta Braves0Los Angeles Dodgers2Boxscore - PBP913,9441:55Phil NiekroClaude OsteenClaude Osteen (10-18)Phil Niekro (9-11)-Lum HarrisWalter AlstonDodger Stadium
NLPittsburgh Pirates0New York Mets2Boxscore - PBP917,2452:08Bob MooseJerry KoosmanJerry Koosman (18-10)Bob Moose (5-9)-Larry ShepardGil HodgesShea Stadium
NLChicago Cubs1Philadelphia Phillies3Boxscore - PBP902:11Ken HoltzmanChris ShortChris Short (17-11)Ken Holtzman (10-12)-Leo DurocherBob SkinnerShibe Park
NLChicago Cubs9Philadelphia Phillies1Boxscore - PBP95,2532:23Rich NyeJerry JohnsonRich Nye (6-12)Jerry Johnson (2-3)-Leo DurocherBob SkinnerShibe Park
NLCincinnati Reds6San Francisco Giants3Boxscore - PBP95,4692:53Jim MaloneyGaylord PerryJim Maloney (13-9)Gaylord Perry (14-14)Clay Carroll (16)Dave BristolHerman Franks3Com Park at Cand
NLCincinnati Reds6San Francisco Giants3Boxscore - PBP95,4692:53Jim MaloneyGaylord PerryJim Maloney (13-9)Gaylord Perry (14-14)Clay Carroll (16)Dave BristolHerman FranksCandlestick Park
13 Games on this date

Standings as of 1968-09-13.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1509456.627--61245615643-3451-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1293.750
223Baltimore Orioles1498564.5708.55394657440-3445-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1367.462
334Boston Red Sox1487969.53414.0565563236-3943-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1477.500
445Cleveland Indians1528171.53314.04924781440-3640-36W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium954.556
558New York Yankees1507971.52715.05044733140-3438-38W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1248.333
6610Oakland Athletics1507773.51317.05184991936-3740-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1257.417
7714Minnesota Twins1486979.46624.05144991532-4137-38L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium14104.714
8818California Angels1496386.42330.5463569-10632-4231-44L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1349.308
9919Chicago White Sox1496287.41631.5426478-5228-4734-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1358.385
101020Washington Senators II1495891.38935.5481634-15327-4931-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1275.583
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals1499158.611--53543510047-2644-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1367.462
226Cincinnati Reds1477869.53112.06396102938-3039-40W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field15510.333
337San Francisco Giants1497970.53012.05314923943-3436-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1394.692
449Chicago Cubs1517873.51714.0576576035-3942-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1165.545
5511Houston Astros1296366.48818.0422431-928-3935-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome33924.273
6612Atlanta Braves1326468.48518.5412442-3029-3535-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium301713.567
7713Philadelphia Phillies1487078.47320.5502569-6735-4135-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1468.429
8815Los Angeles Dodgers1456679.45523.0412462-5032-4134-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium17107.588
9916New York Mets1506882.45323.5437448-1137-3830-45W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1257.417
101017Pittsburgh Pirates1285771.44523.5427428-131-3626-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field342311.676