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Baseball on Monday, August 05, 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
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox1BoxBill Landis (3-2)Tommy John (7-5)BOS  K Harrelson (28)Ken Harrelson (20.8)
Baltimore Orioles5New York Yankees3BoxPete Richert (3-2)Dooley Womack (2-6)BAL  B Powell (20), B Robinson (12)  NYA  B Cox (5), A Kosco (10)Frank Robinson (23.7)
Chicago Cubs1Atlanta Braves6BoxMilt Pappas (8-7)Bill Stoneman (0-1)ATL  M Pappas (1)  CHN  E Banks (19)Milt Pappas (27.1)
New York Mets5Houston Astros6BoxJohn Buzhardt (4-3)Jerry Koosman (14-7)NoneDoug Rader (46.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJim Brewer (4-3)Steve Blass (8-4)NoneRoberto Clemente (5.7)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Francisco Giants4BoxDick Hall (4-0)Mike McCormick (7-13)PHI  T Gonzalez (2)Tony Gonzalez (68.8)
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxNelson Briles (14-7)Gerry Arrigo (7-7)NoneJohnny Bench (14.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6742.615--43734932-2535-17W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6146.5705.038532130-2531-21W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6151.5457.537333929-2531-27W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5851.5329.041743826-2632-25W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5653.51411.036935527-2928-25L1Game Log
New York Yankees5056.47215.534336425-2625-30L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5056.47215.538335121-3129-25L1Game Log
California Angels5059.45917.034642326-3024-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4759.44318.532132820-2827-31L1Game Log
Washington Senators II3966.37126.034945519-3920-27L2Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7239.6494.041430335-1837-21W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5651.52310.044843430-2425-28L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5853.52310.040441028-3130-22L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5554.50512.037436328-2427-30L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5051.49513.029732920-2530-26W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5157.47215.536339427-3224-25W3Game Log
Houston Astros4753.47015.532234319-2928-24W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4756.45617.033633526-2921-27L3Game Log
New York Mets5162.45118.033333929-2922-33L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5061.45018.028832923-3127-30W2Game Log

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