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Monday, August 12,1968

Monday, August 12,1968

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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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  • 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
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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 Aug 12,1968 Chicago White Sox  1  Boston Red Sox  2  box | pbp Fenway Park Ray Culp Wilbur Wood Bill Landis 23,235 2:18
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 New York Yankees  5  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Lindy McDaniel George Brunet -- 14,520 2:38
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 Detroit Tigers  6  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Denny McLain Vicente Romo -- 15,919 2:24
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 Washington Senators II  2  Minnesota Twins  0  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Camilo Pascual Jim Kaat -- 14,730 2:19
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 Baltimore Orioles  3  Oakland Athletics  1  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Pete Richert Lew Krausse Gene Brabender 5,057 3:00
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Chicago Cubs  7  box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Hands Larry Jaster -- 30,693 2:14
1968 reg season Aug 12,1968 Atlanta Braves  9  Cincinnati Reds  2  box | pbp Crosley Field George Stone George Culver Cecil Upshaw 7,312 2:44
7 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 118 75 43 .636 0.0 487 374 113 W4 33-25 42-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 115 67 48 .583 6.5 419 347 72 W1 31-25 36-23 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 117 63 54 .538 11.5 448 461 -13 W1 30-29 33-25 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 121 64 57 .529 12.5 392 376 16 L1 32-30 31-28 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 117 61 56 .521 13.5 398 377 21 L1 32-31 28-26 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 114 54 60 .474 19.0 415 386 29 L1 25-34 29-26 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 113 52 61 .460 20.5 365 394 -29 W1 26-26 26-35 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 117 53 64 .453 21.5 375 446 -71 L1 29-34 24-30 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 114 48 66 .421 25.0 331 353 -22 L4 20-29 28-37 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 114 43 71 .377 30.0 373 489 -116 W1 20-39 23-32 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 118 76 42 .644 0.0 432 322 110 L2 37-20 39-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 118 63 55 .534 13.0 440 443 -3 W3 32-33 31-22 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 116 60 56 .517 15.0 395 376 19 W3 28-24 32-32 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 114 58 56 .509 16.0 473 466 7 L3 31-26 26-31 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 108 53 55 .491 18.0 325 352 -27 W2 21-25 32-30 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 104 49 55 .471 20.0 335 355 -20 W1 19-29 30-26 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 114 53 61 .465 21.0 373 408 -35 L2 29-36 24-25 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 21.5 347 350 -3 L1 28-31 21-27 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 117 53 64 .453 22.5 301 341 -40 W2 23-31 30-33 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 23.0 349 357 -8 L3 32-33 22-33 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)