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Baseball on Sunday, August 25, 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 Sox2Baltimore Orioles3BoxRoger Nelson (2-1)Jerry Stephenson (2-8)BOS  C Yastrzemski (15)Curt Blefary (31.5)
Minnesota Twins10Chicago White Sox2BoxJim Kaat (10-10)Gary Peters (4-11)NoneRod Carew (13.9)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees6Box G1Rocky Colavito (1-0)Daryl Patterson (2-3)NYA  B Cox (6), B Robinson (4)Bobby Cox (28.9)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees5Box G2Steve Hamilton (2-1)Mickey Lolich (12-8)NYA  R Colavito (6)Jim Northrup (24.6)
California Angels5Oakland Athletics1BoxGeorge Brunet (13-12)Jim Nash (10-10)NoneBobby Knoop (19.4)
Cleveland Indians9Washington Senators10BoxBob Humphreys (4-5)Steve Hargan (8-14)CLE  J Cardenal 2 (7), T Horton (12)  WS2  K McMullen 2 (17)Ken McMullen (57.4)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves1BoxLarry Jackson (12-15)Phil Niekro (8-10)ATL  H Aaron (24)  PHI  J Callison (13)Johnny Callison (24.4)
New York Mets7Cincinnati Reds1BoxTom Seaver (12-9)George Culver (10-13)NYN  E Kranepool (3), A Shamsky (8)Art Shamsky (17.8)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros0BoxFergie Jenkins (15-12)Larry Dierker (11-9)NoneAdolfo Phillips (12.2)
San Francisco Giants4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJim Brewer (5-3)Juan Marichal (23-6)LAN  K Boyer (4)Willie Crawford (22.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxNelson Briles (17-8)Dock Ellis (3-2)PIT  M Mota (1)Julian Javier (18.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8151.614--53542036-3245-19L5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7553.5864.046738837-2938-24W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians7262.53710.043641934-3137-32L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6962.52711.549451432-3437-28L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6763.51513.044942832-3134-33L1Game Log
New York Yankees6464.50015.041442833-2930-36W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6168.47318.546643527-3634-32W2Game Log
California Angels5872.44622.042049430-3728-35W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5476.41526.038942224-3730-39L2Game Log
Washington Senators II4878.38130.042054224-4424-34W1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals8348.6342.548537041-2342-25W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6859.53510.554654035-2632-34L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6960.53510.545442037-2832-32L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6963.52312.049650333-3536-28W1Game Log
Houston Astros5859.49615.538038724-3234-27L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6068.46919.042346231-3729-31W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5664.46719.037141823-3233-32L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5464.45820.040038631-3523-29L1Game Log
New York Mets5973.44722.039339733-3526-38W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5472.42924.032539023-3631-36W1Game Log

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