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Baseball on Monday, August 26, 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
Oakland Athletics2Baltimore Orioles8Box G1Dave McNally (17-8)Chuck Dobson (10-12)BAL  D McNally (2), B Robinson (15)  OAK  R Jackson (24)Dave McNally (19.2)
Oakland Athletics2Baltimore Orioles0Box G2Catfish Hunter (11-11)Gene Brabender (6-5)NoneRick Monday (12.6)
Cleveland Indians0Boston Red Sox3BoxJim Lonborg (4-5)Horacio Pina (1-1)NoneDalton Jones (12.0)
Detroit Tigers3Chicago White Sox0BoxEarl Wilson (11-11)Cisco Carlos (4-12)NoneEarl Wilson (26.3)
California Angels1New York Yankees6Box G1Fritz Peterson (7-9)Dennis Bennett (0-2)NoneFrank Fernandez (24.7)
California Angels10New York Yankees2Box G2Jim McGlothlin (9-12)Al Downing (2-2)CAL  R Repoz (12)  NYA  R White (14)Roger Repoz (17.0)
Minnesota Twins4Washington Senators2Box G1Jim Merritt (10-14)Joe Coleman (9-14)NoneRich Reese (32.8)
Minnesota Twins0Washington Senators1Box G2Dennis Higgins (4-4)Ron Perranoski (7-6)NoneJim French (16.3)
Philadelphia Phillies5Cincinnati Reds6BoxClay Carroll (6-5)Gary Wagner (2-3)CIN  J Beauchamp (2)  PHI  D Allen (28)Dick Allen (30.0)
Houston Astros3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDon Sutton (6-13)Don Wilson (11-12)NoneWillie Davis (18.0)
Chicago Cubs0San Francisco Giants3BoxGaylord Perry (13-11)Bill Hands (14-8)SFN  W Mays (17)Willie Mays (15.6)
New York Mets1St. Louis Cardinals0BoxJim McAndrew (1-5)Steve Carlton (11-9)NoneCleon Jones (23.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8251.617--53842037-3245-19W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7654.5854.547539237-2939-25L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7263.53311.043642234-3237-32L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox7062.53011.549751432-3438-28W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6864.51513.545343633-3234-33W1Game Log
New York Yankees6565.50015.542243933-2931-37L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6269.47319.047043828-3734-32L1Game Log
California Angels5973.44722.543150231-3828-35W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5477.41227.038942524-3730-40L3Game Log
Washington Senators II4979.38330.542354624-4425-35W1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals8349.6291.548537141-2342-26L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6959.53910.555254535-2633-34W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7060.53810.545742037-2833-32W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6964.51913.049650633-3636-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros5860.49216.538339124-3334-27L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5664.46719.537141823-3233-32L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6069.46520.042846831-3829-31L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5464.45820.540038631-3523-29L1Game Log
New York Mets6073.45122.039439734-3526-38W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5572.43324.032939323-3632-36W2Game Log

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