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Baseball on Tuesday, August 06, 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
Minnesota Twins5Baltimore Orioles4BoxJim Merritt (7-12)Gene Brabender (4-3)MIN  B Allison (13)Cesar Tovar (19.0)
Boston Red Sox8Chicago White Sox2BoxJim Lonborg (3-3)Cisco Carlos (4-10)BOS  C Yastrzemski (14)Leon Wagner (25.0)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers2Box G1John Wyatt (2-4)Mike Paul (0-6)DET  D Wert (11)Don Wert (19.4)
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers5Box G2Mickey Lolich (8-7)Stan Williams (8-7)DET  N Cash (16)Don Wert (35.4)
California Angels10Washington Senators3Box G1Tom Murphy (4-4)Frank Bertaina (4-10)CAL  C Hinton (7)  WS2  M Epstein (9)Chuck Hinton (22.9)
California Angels0Washington Senators1Box G2Joe Coleman (8-12)Jim McGlothlin (6-10)NoneCap Peterson (7.1)
Chicago Cubs4Atlanta Braves3BoxJoe Niekro (12-6)Pat Jarvis (8-9)ATL  H Aaron (21), F Alou (8)Randy Hundley (20.6)
New York Mets4Houston Astros1BoxCal Koonce (3-4)Dave Giusti (6-8)NYN  K Collins (1)Kevin Collins (53.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBob Moose (5-7)Don Drysdale (12-10)NoneDon Drysdale (17.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants4BoxGaylord Perry (10-10)Larry Jackson (10-14)NoneBobby Bonds (31.0)
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals0BoxJim Maloney (10-7)Steve Carlton (11-6)CIN  L Cardenas (2)Tommy Helms (16.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6942.622--44435232-2537-17W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6147.5656.538932630-2531-22L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5951.5369.542544027-2632-25W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6153.5359.537634629-2731-27L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5653.51412.036935527-2928-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5156.47716.038835522-3129-25W1Game Log
New York Yankees5056.47216.534336425-2625-30L2Game Log
California Angels5160.45918.035642727-3124-29L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4760.43920.032333620-2827-32L2Game Log
Washington Senators II4067.37427.035346519-3921-28W1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7240.6432.541430835-1837-22L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5751.52810.545343431-2425-28W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5953.52710.540841329-3130-22W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5654.50912.537836428-2428-30W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5052.49014.530033320-2530-27L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5158.46817.036439827-3324-25L1Game Log
Houston Astros4754.46517.032334719-2928-25L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4856.46217.534033627-2921-27W1Game Log
New York Mets5262.45618.533734030-2922-33W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5062.44619.528933323-3127-31L1Game Log

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