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Baseball on Friday, May 24, 1968

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Washington Senators3Baltimore Orioles5Box G1Dave McNally (4-4)Phil Ortega (4-3)WS2  F Howard (18)Mark Belanger (18.5)
Washington Senators2Baltimore Orioles3Box G2Eddie Watt (2-3)Dave Baldwin (0-1)BAL  E Hendricks (2)  WS2  S Bowens (3)Davey Johnson (44.9)
Cleveland Indians1California Angels2BoxGeorge Brunet (5-3)Steve Hargan (3-4)NoneBobby Knoop (14.4)
Boston Red Sox9Minnesota Twins7BoxLee Stange (2-0)Dave Boswell (3-5)BOS  R Petrocelli (5), C Yastrzemski (5)  MIN  R Rollins (3)Jose Tartabull (23.0)
Chicago White Sox0New York Yankees1BoxJoe Verbanic (2-2)Wilbur Wood (1-2)NonePete Ward (15.9)
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves4BoxRon Reed (5-0)Nolan Ryan (4-4)NoneDeron Johnson (14.7)
San Francisco Giants4Chicago Cubs2BoxJuan Marichal (7-2)Ken Holtzman (3-3)NoneRon Hunt (18.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates8Cincinnati Reds5BoxRon Kline (2-1)George Culver (3-3)CIN  J Bench (3)  PIT  R Clemente (4)Maury Wills (10.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Houston Astros7BoxJim Brewer (2-0)Don Wilson (3-5)HOU  R Staub (3)  LAN  B Bailey (3)Julio Gotay (49.4)
Philadelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals5BoxSteve Carlton (5-1)Chris Short (2-5)SLN  J Edwards (1), C Flood (4), D Maxvill (1)Johnny Edwards (22.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2315.605--15511211-812-7L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2317.5751.01329011-1111-7L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2217.5641.514911811-611-11W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins2018.5263.013912512-88-10L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2018.5263.014015010-910-9W2Game Log
California Angels1921.4755.01281569-710-14W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1821.4625.511611810-107-12L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1620.4446.0921058-128-8L2Game Log
New York Yankees1723.4257.011414110-127-11W1Game Log
Washington Senators II1624.4008.01171678-118-13L2Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants2417.5851.515514811-813-9W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2217.5641.51401148-1114-6W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2019.5133.51151199-911-10W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2121.5004.010911112-99-12W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1818.5004.01091157-1411-4L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2021.4884.515018010-1210-9L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1920.4874.515314510-89-12L3Game Log
Houston Astros1720.4595.51171396-1511-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1720.4595.51271088-119-9W2Game Log
New York Mets1722.4366.51041006-1111-11L2Game Log

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