Baseball on Wednesday, August 28, 1968

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Washington Senators3Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim Hannan (8-3)Jim Hardin (17-9)WS2  F Howard (37)Frank Howard (22.1)
Oakland Athletics5Boston Red Sox3BoxDiego Segui (5-2)Juan Pizarro (7-6)BOS  C Yastrzemski (16)  OAK  D Duncan (6), M Hershberger (3)Mike Hershberger (29.7)
New York Yankees0Chicago White Sox3BoxJerry Nyman (1-0)Mel Stottlemyre (17-11)NoneTommy McCraw (9.8)
Minnesota Twins2Cleveland Indians3BoxVicente Romo (2-3)Dave Boswell (9-11)MIN  B Allison (17)Jose Cardenal (19.6)
California Angels1Detroit Tigers6BoxDenny McLain (26-5)Tom Burgmeier (1-4)CAL  D Mincher (13)  DET  B Freehan (20), J Northrup (16)Bill Freehan (9.9)
Chicago Cubs7Los Angeles Dodgers4Box G1Rich Nye (5-12)Bill Singer (9-15)LAN  B Bailey (7), T Savage (2)Ernie Banks (8.0)
Chicago Cubs4Los Angeles Dodgers8Box G2Jim Brewer (6-3)Phil Regan (10-4)CHN  W Smith (4)  LAN  L Gabrielson (9)Ken Boyer (63.3)
Cincinnati Reds8New York Mets3Box G1Gerry Arrigo (11-7)Jerry Koosman (16-9)NYN  E Charles (12), C Jones (13)Lee May (21.8)
Cincinnati Reds5New York Mets2Box G2Gary Nolan (7-2)Don Cardwell (7-12)NoneGary Nolan (29.4)
Atlanta Braves9Philadelphia Phillies2Box G1George Stone (4-3)Woodie Fryman (11-13)ATL  D Johnson (6)Roberto Pena (22.0)
Atlanta Braves2Philadelphia Phillies1Box G2Pat Jarvis (12-9)Jerry Johnson (1-2)ATL  H Aaron (25)Deron Johnson (31.5)
St. Louis Cardinals8Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxBob Gibson (19-6)Bob Veale (9-13)SLN  O Cepeda (14), J Javier (2)Orlando Cepeda (16.1)
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants4BoxFrank Linzy (7-7)John Buzhardt (4-4)SFN  W McCovey (31)Willie Mays (31.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8352.615--54542337-3346-19W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7855.5864.048940037-2941-26L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7364.53311.044043134-3338-32W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7163.53011.550752032-3439-29L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6966.51114.046345134-3434-33W1Game Log
New York Yankees6667.49616.042444433-3032-38L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6371.47019.547944429-3934-32L1Game Log
California Angels6075.44423.043451032-4028-35L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5677.42126.039442624-3732-40W2Game Log
Washington Senators II5180.38930.042955525-4426-36W1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals8450.6271.549337542-2342-27W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7259.5509.057555037-2634-34W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants7260.5459.546942737-2835-32W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs7066.51513.551152634-3836-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros5961.49216.539039725-3434-27L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5864.47518.538242125-3233-32W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6072.45521.543148931-3929-33L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5465.45421.040039431-3523-30L2Game Log
New York Mets6175.44922.540341035-3526-40L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5674.43124.534340823-3633-38W1Game Log

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