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Baseball on Sunday, August 04, 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
California Angels12Boston Red Sox6BoxGeorge Brunet (12-10)Juan Pizarro (4-5)CAL  R Reichardt (16)Ken Harrelson (43.5)
Washington Senators2Chicago White Sox7BoxJack Fisher (6-7)Dick Bosman (1-7)CHA  T Davis (6)  WS2  P Casanova (3)Tommy Davis (23.3)
Oakland Athletics5Cleveland Indians0Box G1Chuck Dobson (9-11)Sonny Siebert (11-8)NoneDanny Cater (19.6)
Oakland Athletics4Cleveland Indians7Box G2Steve Hargan (7-11)Catfish Hunter (9-9)NoneTommy Harper (20.8)
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins1BoxDenny McLain (22-3)Jim Kaat (8-7)NoneAl Kaline (24.2)
Baltimore Orioles5New York Yankees3BoxTom Phoebus (12-10)Steve Barber (5-4)NoneTom Tresh (31.4)
Cincinnati Reds6Atlanta Braves4BoxJay Ritchie (1-1)Cecil Upshaw (7-5)ATL  W Causey (1)Pete Rose (53.3)
Philadelphia Phillies3Houston Astros2BoxRick Wise (7-8)Steve Shea (1-2)NoneTony Taylor (36.9)
New York Mets8Los Angeles Dodgers4Box G1Cal Koonce (2-4)Claude Osteen (8-16)NYN  T Agee (4), C Jones (12)Tom Haller (41.4)
New York Mets0Los Angeles Dodgers2Box G2Mike Kekich (2-5)Jim McAndrew (0-2)NoneWillie Davis (12.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates0San Francisco Giants2BoxBobby Bolin (5-3)Jim Bunning (4-12)NoneDick Dietz (12.0)
Chicago Cubs6St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJack Lamabe (2-2)Joe Hoerner (4-2)CHN  A Spangler (1), B Williams (15)Don Kessinger (49.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6742.615--43734932-2535-17W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6046.5665.538031829-2531-21W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6151.5457.537333929-2531-27W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5751.5289.541543725-2632-25L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5653.51411.036935527-2928-25L1Game Log
New York Yankees5055.47615.034035925-2625-29L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5056.47215.538335121-3129-25L1Game Log
California Angels5059.45917.034642326-3024-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4758.44818.032032620-2827-30W2Game Log
Washington Senators II3966.37126.034945519-3920-27L2Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7139.6453.541130135-1836-21L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5650.5289.544643130-2325-28W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5852.5279.540340428-3030-22W6Game Log
San Francisco Giants5553.50911.537035728-2427-29W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4951.49013.529132820-2529-26L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5057.46716.035739026-3224-25W2Game Log
Houston Astros4653.46516.031633819-2927-24L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4755.46116.533633426-2821-27L2Game Log
New York Mets5161.45517.532833329-2822-33L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4961.44518.528732923-3126-30W1Game Log

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