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Thursday, May 16,1968

Thursday, May 16,1968

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 New York Yankees  10 Boston Red Sox  11 box | pbp Fenway Park John Wyatt Joe Verbanic Lee Stange 22,879 2:55
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 Washington Senators II  4 Cleveland Indians  1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Barry Moore Sam McDowell Dennis Higgins 5,447 2:14
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 Oakland Athletics  3 Minnesota Twins  4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Al Worthington Chuck Dobson -- 6,857 2:13
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 Chicago Cubs  1 Los Angeles Dodgers  0 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rich Nye Don Sutton -- 14,857 2:36
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 Cincinnati Reds  1 New York Mets  2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Tom Seaver Gerry Arrigo -- 5,814 2:13
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 St. Louis Cardinals  0 Pittsburgh Pirates  3 box | pbp Forbes Field Bob Veale Ray Washburn -- 9,595 2:16
1968 reg season 1968-05-16 Houston Astros  1 San Francisco Giants  3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Juan Marichal Don Wilson -- 4,224 2:23
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1968 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 0.0 122 85 37 L1 10-5 9-6 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 1.5 105 70 35 L2 9-8 8-6 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 30 17 13 .567 2.0 122 91 31 W1 9-3 8-10 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 3.0 118 104 14 W1 12-8 5-7 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 3.5 109 118 -9 W5 8-7 8-8 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 4.5 103 97 6 L1 10-6 5-10 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.5 110 133 -23 W1 8-6 7-12 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 5.5 93 128 -35 W1 7-6 7-11 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 7.5 87 122 -35 L5 7-10 6-10 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 28 11 17 .393 7.0 71 92 -21 L1 7-9 4-8 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 0.0 124 90 34 L1 8-8 12-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 2.5 120 115 5 W3 7-7 11-7 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 4.5 94 71 23 W1 6-9 9-6 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 4.5 86 91 -5 W2 6-8 9-7 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 34 17 17 .500 4.5 120 145 -25 W2 8-10 9-7 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 5.5 123 118 5 L1 7-8 8-9 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 5.5 87 99 -12 L4 7-12 7-4 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 6.0 76 93 -17 L2 8-8 7-10 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 6.0 88 74 14 W1 6-9 8-8 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 6.0 94 116 -22 L3 2-12 11-4 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jackie Brown Washington Senators II Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1968-1968 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1 record(s)