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Baseball on Thursday, August 29, 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
Washington Senators5Baltimore Orioles4BoxDick Bosman (2-8)Eddie Watt (5-5)WS2  F Howard (38), K McMullen (18)Brooks Robinson (46.5)
Oakland Athletics2Boston Red Sox11BoxDick Ellsworth (12-6)Jim Nash (10-11)BOS  J Foy 2 (9), R Smith (10)Reggie Smith (31.4)
New York Yankees0Chicago White Sox1BoxJoe Horlen (10-11)Steve Barber (6-5)NoneLuis Aparicio (17.0)
Minnesota Twins3Cleveland Indians2BoxJim Kaat (11-10)Mike Paul (1-7)MIN  B Allison (18)Bob Allison (28.5)
California Angels0Detroit Tigers2BoxMickey Lolich (13-8)George Brunet (13-13)DET  W Horton (31)Willie Horton (11.9)
Cincinnati Reds0New York Mets2BoxCal Koonce (5-4)George Culver (10-14)NoneKen Boswell (7.7)
Atlanta Braves6Philadelphia Phillies0BoxPhil Niekro (9-10)Larry Jackson (12-16)ATL  H Aaron (26), F Alou (10), D Johnson (7)Felipe Alou (23.6)
St. Louis Cardinals5Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxRay Washburn (12-5)Bob Moose (5-8)NoneTim McCarver (14.6)
Houston Astros6San Francisco Giants1BoxDave Giusti (9-8)Juan Marichal (23-7)HOU  D Menke (5)Denis Menke (24.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8452.618--54742337-3347-19W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7856.5825.049340537-2941-27L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox7263.53311.551852232-3440-29W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7365.52912.044243434-3338-33L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6967.50715.046546234-3534-33L1Game Log
New York Yankees6668.49317.042444533-3132-38L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6471.47419.548244630-3934-32W1Game Log
California Angels6076.44124.043451232-4128-35L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5777.42526.039542624-3733-40W3Game Log
Washington Senators II5280.39430.043455926-4426-36W2Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals8550.6301.549837543-2342-27W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7260.54510.057555237-2734-34L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7261.54110.547043337-2835-33L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7066.51514.051152634-3836-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros6061.49616.539639826-3434-27W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5964.48018.538842126-3233-32W3Game Log
New York Mets6275.45322.540541035-3527-40W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6073.45122.543149531-3929-34L5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5466.45022.040039931-3523-31L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5674.43125.034340823-3633-38W1Game Log

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