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Baseball on Saturday, August 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
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles6BoxJim Hardin (17-8)Dave Morehead (1-3)BAL  D Johnson (8)  BOS  E Howard (5), R Smith (9)Don Buford (30.1)
Minnesota Twins2Chicago White Sox4Box G1Jack Fisher (7-8)Tom Hall (1-1)MIN  B Allison (16)Pete Ward (15.1)
Minnesota Twins9Chicago White Sox1Box G2Dave Boswell (9-10)Bob Priddy (3-10)MIN  J Roseboro (7)Rod Carew (19.0)
Detroit Tigers1New York Yankees2BoxMel Stottlemyre (17-10)Denny McLain (25-5)DET  W Horton (30)  NYA  R White (13)Roy White (15.1)
California Angels5Oakland Athletics9BoxBlue Moon Odom (12-9)Sammy Ellis (9-9)CAL  D Mincher (12)  OAK  J Pagliaroni (6)Bobby Knoop (32.2)
Cleveland Indians2Washington Senators1BoxSteve Hargan (8-13)Phil Ortega (5-12)WS2  M Epstein (11)Mike Epstein (46.1)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves3BoxJerry Johnson (1-1)George Stone (3-3)NoneDick Allen (13.9)
New York Mets7Cincinnati Reds10BoxGerry Arrigo (10-7)Jerry Koosman (16-8)CIN  L May 2 (18), D Pavletich (2)  NYN  A Shamsky (7)Don Pavletich (20.0)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros5BoxDave Giusti (8-8)Ken Holtzman (9-10)CHN  E Banks (26)Denis Menke (24.9)
San Francisco Giants9Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxRay Sadecki (12-14)Don Drysdale (13-11)LAN  K Boyer (3)  SFN  T Cline (1)Ty Cline (47.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRoy Face (2-4)Bob Gibson (18-6)PIT  W Stargell (18)Willie Stargell (37.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8149.623--52640936-3045-19L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7453.5835.546438637-2937-24W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7261.54110.542740934-3037-32W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox6961.53112.049251132-3337-28L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6762.51913.544842332-3134-32W4Game Log
New York Yankees6264.49217.040341933-2928-36W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6068.46920.045643326-3634-32W1Game Log
California Angels5772.44223.541549329-3728-35L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox5475.41926.538741224-3730-38L1Game Log
Washington Senators II4778.37631.541053324-4423-34L3Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals8248.6311.048136841-2341-25L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6858.54011.054553335-2632-33W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6959.53911.045041537-2732-32W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs6863.51913.549450332-3536-28L2Game Log
Houston Astros5858.50016.038038524-3234-26W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves5663.47119.537041423-3233-31L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5968.46520.541946130-3729-31W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5463.46220.539838231-3423-29W1Game Log
New York Mets5873.44323.538639632-3526-38L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5372.42425.532038623-3630-36L8Game Log

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