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Baseball on Sunday, August 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
California Angels11Baltimore Orioles1BoxJim McGlothlin (7-10)Jim Hardin (14-8)CAL  T Satriano (5)Rick Reichardt (21.5)
Cleveland Indians6Chicago White Sox1Box G1Stan Williams (9-7)Bob Priddy (3-7)CHA  G Peters (2)Russ Snyder (21.3)
Cleveland Indians2Chicago White Sox1Box G2Eddie Fisher (3-2)Danny Lazar (0-1)NoneTony Horton (16.9)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers5Box G1Mickey Lolich (10-7)Lee Stange (4-4)BOS  J Foy (7), D Jones (3)  DET  G Brown (3), W Comer (1), B Freehan (17)Don Wert (32.7)
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers6Box G2Jon Warden (4-1)Jerry Stephenson (1-7)BOS  R Smith 2 (8)Reggie Smith (66.2)
Minnesota Twins11New York Yankees2BoxDean Chance (11-10)Mel Stottlemyre (15-9)MIN  T Oliva (17)Tony Oliva (23.6)
Oakland Athletics8Washington Senators3BoxJim Nash (10-7)Joe Coleman (8-13)OAK  D Green (2), R Jackson (20), J Keough (2)Joe Keough (18.5)
St. Louis Cardinals3Atlanta Braves5BoxPat Jarvis (9-9)Steve Carlton (11-7)SLN  M Shannon (14)Mike Shannon (18.2)
Chicago Cubs8Cincinnati Reds5BoxPhil Regan (10-2)Jay Ritchie (2-2)CHN  E Banks (21), B Williams 2 (19)  CIN  J Bench (10), T Perez (13), P Rose (7)Billy Williams (55.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Houston Astros5BoxLarry Dierker (11-8)Tommie Sisk (4-4)NoneDenis Menke (23.2)
Philadelphia Phillies0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDon Drysdale (13-10)Larry Jackson (10-15)NoneDon Drysdale (7.1)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants2Box G1Ray Sadecki (11-13)Tom Seaver (10-9)NoneDick Dietz (11.6)
New York Mets0San Francisco Giants5Box G2Mike McCormick (8-13)Al Jackson (3-6)SFN  M McCormick (1), W McCovey (30)Willie McCovey (13.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7443.632--48137132-2542-18W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6648.5796.541634630-2536-23L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6254.53411.544646030-2932-25L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6456.53311.538937032-3031-27W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6155.52612.539737432-3128-25W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5459.47818.041538425-3429-25W3Game Log
California Angels5363.45720.537344129-3424-29W1Game Log
New York Yankees5161.45520.536039225-2626-35L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox4865.42524.033035120-2828-37L3Game Log
Washington Senators II4271.37230.037148919-3923-32L2Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7641.6502.042931537-1939-22L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6255.53012.043344032-3330-22W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6056.51713.539537628-2432-32W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5855.51314.047145731-2626-30L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5255.48617.031635020-2532-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros4955.47118.533535519-2930-26W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5361.46519.537340829-3624-25L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4958.45820.034735028-3121-27L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5364.45321.030134123-3130-33W2Game Log
New York Mets5466.45021.534935732-3322-33L3Game Log

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