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Baseball on Thursday, August 15, 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
Chicago White Sox0Boston Red Sox3BoxGary Bell (10-8)Cisco Carlos (4-11)NoneCarl Yastrzemski (13.5)
Washington Senators1California Angels3BoxJim McGlothlin (8-10)Frank Bertaina (4-12)NoneTom Satriano (23.7)
Baltimore Orioles4Minnesota Twins3Box G1Jim Hardin (15-8)Dean Chance (11-11)BAL  L Haney (1), B Robinson (14)Curt Blefary (30.5)
Baltimore Orioles1Minnesota Twins2Box G2Ron Perranoski (7-5)Gene Brabender (5-4)NoneFrank Robinson (10.5)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics4BoxBlue Moon Odom (11-8)Mel Stottlemyre (15-10)NYA  M Mantle (15)  OAK  R Jackson (22), J Pagliaroni (5)Mickey Mantle (24.8)
St. Louis Cardinals8Chicago Cubs0BoxNelson Briles (16-7)Ken Holtzman (8-9)SLN  M Shannon (15)Mike Shannon (21.4)
Houston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDave Giusti (7-8)Turk Farrell (3-5)HOU  J Wynn (15)Doug Rader (31.7)
San Francisco Giants0Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxSteve Blass (9-4)Bobby Bolin (6-4)NoneWillie Stargell (19.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7644.633--49037534-2642-18W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6950.5806.543136133-2736-23L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6655.54510.546547430-2936-26W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6558.52812.539337932-3032-29L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6357.52513.041138732-3130-27W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5662.47519.043039925-3431-28W1Game Log
New York Yankees5462.46620.037640228-2726-35L1Game Log
California Angels5466.45022.038245529-3425-32W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4969.41526.034437021-3228-37L2Game Log
Washington Senators II4473.37630.538250221-4123-32L1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7843.6451.544633339-2139-22W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6457.52912.545145732-3332-24L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6257.52113.540037930-2532-32L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6056.51714.048947831-2628-31W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5357.48218.033736821-2732-30L2Game Log
Houston Astros5157.47219.034836521-3130-26W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5563.46620.038342129-3626-27L1Game Log
New York Mets5666.45921.035535832-3324-33W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5060.45521.035035528-3122-29W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5366.44522.530234723-3330-33L2Game Log

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