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Saturday, May 18,1968

Saturday, May 18,1968

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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 May 18,1968 New York Yankees  0  Boston Red Sox  4  box | pbp Fenway Park Ray Culp Fred Talbot -- 32,889 2:37
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Oakland Athletics  2  Chicago White Sox  4  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Hoyt Wilhelm Lew Krausse Wilbur Wood 3,752 2:03
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Baltimore Orioles  0  Cleveland Indians  1  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Stan Williams Tom Phoebus -- 5,394 2:28
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Washington Senators II  8  Detroit Tigers  4  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Frank Bertaina Mickey Lolich -- 13,887 2:48
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Houston Astros  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Drysdale Dave Giusti -- 19,630 2:05
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Atlanta Braves  2  New York Mets  5  box | pbp Shea Stadium Dick Selma Ken Johnson -- 12,323 2:40
1968 reg season May 18,1968 St. Louis Cardinals  2  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Shibe Park Larry Jackson Nelson Briles -- 12,941 1:52
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Cincinnati Reds  8  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Forbes Field Billy McCool Jim Bunning -- 3,670 2:51
1968 reg season May 18,1968 Chicago Cubs  10  San Francisco Giants  7  box | pbp Candlestick Park Ken Holtzman Mike McCormick Jack Lamabe 12,582 2:57
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1968 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 32 20 12 .625 0.0 133 96 37 L1 10-5 10-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 1.5 108 76 32 W1 9-8 9-7 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 2.0 128 94 34 L1 10-4 8-10 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 2.5 119 122 -3 W7 8-7 10-8 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 3.0 118 104 14 W1 12-8 5-7 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.5 105 102 3 L3 10-8 5-10 6 6 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.5 110 133 -23 W1 8-6 7-12 7 7 16 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.5 104 139 -35 W1 8-7 7-11 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 6.0 76 94 -18 W2 7-9 6-8 9 9 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 35 13 22 .371 8.5 91 132 -41 L7 7-12 6-10 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.0 126 94 32 L3 8-10 12-3 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 34 19 15 .559 1.5 129 125 4 L1 7-7 12-8 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 3.5 91 101 -10 W2 7-12 9-4 3 3 8 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 3.5 91 97 -6 L1 7-9 9-7 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 34 17 17 .500 3.5 134 123 11 W2 9-8 8-9 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 3.5 130 154 -24 W1 9-11 9-7 6 6 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 35 17 18 .486 4.0 83 93 -10 W2 8-8 9-10 7 7 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 4.5 99 82 17 L2 6-9 9-8 8 8 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.0 94 79 15 W1 6-9 9-9 9 9 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 6.0 94 123 -29 L5 2-14 11-4 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Joe Morgan Houston Astros Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)