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Tuesday, August 13,1968

Tuesday, August 13,1968

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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 Aug 13,1968 Chicago White Sox  3  Boston Red Sox  4  box | pbp Fenway Park Juan Pizarro Wilbur Wood -- 23,648 2:14
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 New York Yankees  3  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Barber Sammy Ellis Lindy McDaniel 14,391 2:44
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Detroit Tigers  0  Cleveland Indians  1  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sonny Siebert Pat Dobson -- 16,319 2:18
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Washington Senators II  4  Minnesota Twins  8  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Tom Hall Jim Hannan Al Worthington 9,994 2:33
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Baltimore Orioles  6  Oakland Athletics  5  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Pete Richert Catfish Hunter Eddie Watt 4,799 3:29
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Chicago Cubs  10  box | pbp Wrigley Field Fergie Jenkins Ray Washburn -- 35,198 2:42
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Atlanta Braves  8  Cincinnati Reds  9  box | pbp Crosley Field Clay Carroll Milt Pappas -- 7,654 3:21
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Los Angeles Dodgers  0  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Don Cardwell Don Sutton Cal Koonce 25,047 2:24
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Houston Astros  5  Philadelphia Phillies  0  box | pbp Shibe Park Don Wilson Rick Wise -- 0 2:24
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 Houston Astros  2  Philadelphia Phillies  4  box | pbp Shibe Park Jeff James Mike Cuellar Gary Wagner 7,021 2:21
1968 reg season Aug 13,1968 San Francisco Giants  3  Pittsburgh Pirates  0  box | pbp Forbes Field Juan Marichal Bob Veale -- 9,135 2:25
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 119 75 44 .630 0.0 487 375 112 L1 33-26 42-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 116 68 48 .586 5.5 425 352 73 W2 32-25 36-23 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 118 64 54 .542 10.5 452 464 -12 W2 30-29 34-25 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 122 65 57 .533 11.5 393 376 17 W1 32-30 32-28 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 118 61 57 .517 13.5 403 383 20 L2 32-31 28-27 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 115 55 60 .478 18.0 423 390 33 W1 25-34 30-26 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 114 53 61 .465 19.5 368 396 -28 W2 27-26 26-35 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 118 53 65 .449 21.5 377 449 -72 L2 29-34 24-31 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 115 48 67 .417 25.0 334 357 -23 L5 20-30 28-37 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 115 43 72 .374 30.0 377 497 -120 L1 20-40 23-32 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 119 76 43 .639 0.0 435 332 103 L3 37-21 39-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 119 64 55 .538 12.0 450 446 4 W4 32-33 32-22 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 117 61 56 .521 14.0 398 376 22 W4 29-24 32-32 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 115 59 56 .513 15.0 482 474 8 W1 31-26 27-31 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 109 53 56 .486 18.0 333 361 -28 L1 21-26 32-30 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 106 50 56 .472 19.5 342 359 -17 L1 20-30 30-26 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 116 54 62 .466 20.5 377 415 -38 W1 29-36 25-26 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 121 55 66 .455 22.0 351 357 -6 W1 32-33 23-33 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 108 49 59 .454 21.5 347 353 -6 L2 28-31 21-28 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 118 53 65 .449 22.5 301 343 -42 L1 23-32 30-33 10 10 17 -- dnq
20 record(s)