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Wednesday, May 22,1968

Wednesday, May 22,1968

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Boston Red Sox 4 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Gary Bell Rickey Clark -- 13,267 2:30
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Detroit Tigers 3 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Ron Perranoski Fred Lasher Al Worthington 13,972 2:41
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Baltimore Orioles 4 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Moe Drabowsky John Wyatt -- 10,281 2:40
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Cleveland Indians 0 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Nash Stan Williams -- 4,246 2:01
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Chicago White Sox 0 Washington Senators II 2 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Frank Bertaina Gary Peters Dave Baldwin 6,493 2:29
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 San Francisco Giants 2 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mike McCormick Pat Jarvis -- 15,097 2:15
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Pittsburgh Pirates 13 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Tommie Sisk Joe Niekro Dave Wickersham 5,075 3:04
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Houston Astros 1 Cincinnati Reds 0 box | pbp Crosley Field Dave Giusti Jim Maloney -- 3,490 2:09
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 New York Mets 0 Philadelphia Phillies 8 box | pbp Shibe Park Woodie Fryman Don Cardwell -- 5,717 2:25
1968 reg season 1968-05-22 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Don Drysdale Bob Gibson -- 9,560 1:51
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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.
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 37 23 14 .622 0.0 153 110 43 L2 11-7 12-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 38 22 16 .579 1.5 122 86 36 L2 10-10 11-7 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 37 20 17 .541 3.0 141 113 28 W1 11-6 9-11 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 37 20 17 .541 3.0 132 116 16 W2 12-8 8-9 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 37 19 18 .514 4.0 131 143 -12 W1 9-9 10-9 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 38 18 20 .474 5.5 124 146 -22 L1 9-7 9-13 6 6 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 35 16 19 .457 6.0 92 104 -12 L1 8-11 8-8 7 7 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 38 17 21 .447 6.5 114 116 -2 W2 10-10 7-11 8 8 16 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 38 16 22 .421 7.5 112 159 -47 W1 8-9 8-13 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 39 16 23 .410 8.0 113 141 -28 L1 10-12 6-11 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 37 21 16 .568 0.0 133 110 23 L2 8-11 13-5 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 39 22 17 .564 0.0 146 142 4 W2 9-8 13-9 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 35 18 17 .514 2.0 108 110 -2 W1 7-13 11-4 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 37 19 18 .514 2.0 107 112 -5 L2 9-9 10-9 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 2.5 148 137 11 L2 10-8 9-11 5 5 10 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 2.5 148 176 -28 L1 10-12 10-8 6 6 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 40 19 21 .475 3.5 97 102 -5 W2 10-9 9-12 7 7 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 36 17 19 .472 3.5 110 130 -20 W2 6-15 11-4 8 8 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 38 17 21 .447 4.5 102 96 6 L1 6-10 11-11 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 4.5 119 103 16 W1 7-11 9-9 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)