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Thursday, June 6,1968

Thursday, June 6,1968

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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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.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 California Angels  8  Baltimore Orioles  6  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Tom Burgmeier Eddie Watt Minnie Rojas 7,189 3:03
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Detroit Tigers  5  Boston Red Sox  3  box | pbp Fenway Park Joe Sparma Lee Stange Fred Lasher 16,513 2:12
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Chicago White Sox  1  Cleveland Indians  2  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Billy Rohr Don McMahon -- 15,439 3:28
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Minnesota Twins  2  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dave Boswell Fred Talbot Al Worthington 5,946 2:42
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Oakland Athletics  3  Washington Senators II  4  box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Frank Bertaina Chuck Dobson Dennis Higgins 4,065 2:30
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 New York Mets  5  Chicago Cubs  3  box | pbp Wrigley Field Dick Selma Ken Holtzman Ron Taylor 5,858 2:32
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Houston Astros  0  box | pbp Astrodome Bob Gibson Don Wilson -- 15,218 2:01
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  4  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Tommie Sisk -- 14,112 2:58
1968 reg season Jun 6,1968 Philadelphia Phillies  2  San Francisco Giants  7  box | pbp Candlestick Park Juan Marichal Rick Wise -- 3,758 2:42
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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 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 53 33 20 .623 0.0 215 153 62 W3 18-12 15-8 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 54 32 22 .593 1.5 176 132 44 W4 14-14 17-9 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 51 29 22 .569 3.0 194 157 37 L1 14-9 15-13 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 52 27 25 .519 5.5 168 156 12 W1 15-13 12-12 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 52 25 27 .481 7.5 178 194 -16 L3 11-14 14-13 5 5 12 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 51 24 27 .471 8.0 157 152 5 L3 10-13 13-15 6 6 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 53 24 29 .453 9.0 165 209 -44 W1 12-11 12-18 7 7 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 53 23 30 .434 10.0 161 186 -25 L1 11-15 12-15 8 8 16 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 51 22 29 .431 10.0 172 224 -52 W4 11-16 11-13 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 50 21 29 .420 10.5 118 141 -23 L4 8-19 13-10 10 10 19 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 52 31 21 .596 0.0 185 144 41 W9 16-11 15-10 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 3.5 158 149 9 L1 12-15 13-7 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 53 28 25 .528 3.5 179 181 -2 W1 14-13 14-12 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 55 29 26 .527 3.5 148 151 -3 W4 14-13 15-13 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 50 26 24 .520 4.0 206 191 15 W2 12-9 13-16 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 46 23 23 .500 5.0 125 156 -31 L2 10-11 13-12 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 51 25 26 .490 5.5 181 212 -31 L3 13-14 12-12 7 7 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 7.0 149 132 17 W3 12-12 11-15 8 8 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 49 21 28 .429 8.5 153 174 -21 L6 7-16 14-12 9 9 18 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 45 18 27 .400 9.5 150 144 6 L7 9-16 9-11 10 10 20 -- dnq
20 record(s)