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Baseball on Wednesday, August 07, 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
Minnesota Twins0Baltimore Orioles3Box G1Jim Hardin (14-7)Dave Boswell (8-9)BAL  C Blefary (10), F Robinson (9)Andy Etchebarren (13.1)
Minnesota Twins6Baltimore Orioles9Box G2Pete Richert (4-2)Ron Perranoski (6-5)MIN  B Allison (14)Bob Allison (35.3)
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox2BoxDick Ellsworth (11-6)Bob Priddy (3-6)BOS  K Harrelson (29)Ken Harrelson (20.4)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers6BoxEarl Wilson (10-9)Sam McDowell (12-10)DET  D Campbell (1), W Horton (27)Bill Freehan (16.3)
Oakland Athletics0New York Yankees3Box G1Mel Stottlemyre (15-8)Jim Nash (9-7)NYA  J Pepitone (13)Joe Pepitone (15.6)
Oakland Athletics4New York Yankees3Box G2Lew Krausse (8-8)Steve Hamilton (1-1)OAK  J Keough (1), J Pagliaroni (3)Roy White (31.3)
California Angels4Washington Senators2BoxSammy Ellis (9-7)Camilo Pascual (10-6)WS2  F Howard (32), C Peterson (2)Bobby Knoop (31.0)
Chicago Cubs2Atlanta Braves10BoxGeorge Stone (2-1)Ken Holtzman (8-8)CHN  E Banks (20), J Hickman (3)George Stone (18.3)
New York Mets3Houston Astros4BoxLarry Dierker (10-8)Tom Seaver (10-8)NoneJimmy Wynn (23.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxDon Sutton (5-10)Al McBean (9-9)PIT  D Clendenon (12)Ron Fairly (14.7)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants4BoxFrank Linzy (5-7)Dick Hall (4-1)SFN  W McCovey 2 (28)Willie McCovey (31.0)
Cincinnati Reds1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMel Nelson (2-1)George Culver (9-11)CIN  P Rose (6)Orlando Cepeda (13.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7042.625--45035332-2538-17W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6347.5736.040133230-2533-22W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6051.5419.542844228-2632-25W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6154.53010.537735229-2831-27L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5754.51412.537336128-3028-25W1Game Log
New York Yankees5157.47217.034936825-2626-31L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5158.46817.539436722-3329-25L2Game Log
California Angels5260.46418.036042928-3124-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4761.43521.032533920-2827-33L3Game Log
Washington Senators II4068.37028.035546919-3921-29L1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7340.6462.541730935-1838-22W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5752.52311.545443731-2525-28L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5954.52211.541042329-3230-22L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5754.51412.538236728-2429-30W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5152.49514.531033520-2531-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros4854.47117.032735019-2929-25W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5159.46418.036740227-3424-25L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4857.45718.534234227-3021-27L1Game Log
New York Mets5263.45219.534034430-3022-33L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5162.45119.529533523-3128-31W1Game Log

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