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Baseball on Saturday, May 11, 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
Cleveland Indians4Baltimore Orioles3BoxSam McDowell (4-1)Eddie Watt (0-2)CLE  T Harper (1)Lee Maye (38.1)
Minnesota Twins1California Angels5BoxSammy Ellis (2-4)Jim Perry (4-3)MIN  H Killebrew (8)Jim Fregosi (21.3)
Boston Red Sox0New York Yankees1BoxMel Stottlemyre (4-3)Jose Santiago (4-1)NYA  R White (2)Roy White (12.3)
Chicago White Sox1Oakland Athletics0BoxJoe Horlen (2-5)Jim Nash (1-3)NoneLuis Aparicio (14.2)
Detroit Tigers12Washington Senators2BoxJoe Sparma (2-3)Frank Bertaina (1-2)DET  B Freehan (6), W Horton (6), D Wert (3)Bill Freehan (29.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Atlanta Braves5BoxPat Jarvis (3-3)Claude Osteen (2-5)ATL  H Aaron 2 (8), B Tillman (3)Hank Aaron (31.9)
New York Mets1Chicago Cubs3BoxBill Hands (3-2)Tom Seaver (1-3)CHN  R Santo (6)Ernie Banks (15.1)
San Francisco Giants5Cincinnati Reds4BoxJuan Marichal (5-2)Billy McCool (0-2)CIN  P Rose (4)Ollie Brown (24.1)
Houston Astros3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxLarry Jaster (1-1)Mike Cuellar (0-1)NoneDenis Menke (28.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers189.667--1076910-48-5W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1610.6151.5111738-28-8L4Game Log
Cleveland Indians1412.5383.592617-87-4W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1514.5174.01028611-84-6L1Game Log
California Angels1416.4675.5981207-57-11W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1315.4645.581839-54-10L3Game Log
New York Yankees1315.4645.570937-76-8W3Game Log
Washington Senators II1215.4446.0751136-46-11L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1115.4236.575976-75-8L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1015.4007.060767-83-7W3Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals189.667--120846-712-2W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1513.5363.51071077-68-7W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1413.5194.083907-117-2L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1313.5004.589686-97-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1314.4815.079874-89-6W3Game Log
Houston Astros1213.4805.0861021-911-4L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1315.4645.51051275-98-6W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1315.4645.51141126-67-9L5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1315.4645.570827-86-7L2Game Log
New York Mets1115.4236.570645-86-7L1Game Log

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