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Friday, September 6,1968

Friday, September 6,1968

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Games on this date
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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 Sep 6,1968 Chicago White Sox  3  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Hoyt Wilhelm Pete Richert Bob Locker 7,130 3:10
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Boston Red Sox  0  California Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Andy Messersmith Jim Lonborg -- 9,675 2:19
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Minnesota Twins  3  Detroit Tigers  8  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Denny McLain Jim Kaat -- 42,269 2:22
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Cleveland Indians  0  Oakland Athletics  7  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Blue Moon Odom Stan Williams -- 4,710 2:40
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Philadelphia Phillies  5  Chicago Cubs  2  box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Wise Bill Hands -- 2,621 2:24
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Los Angeles Dodgers  6  Cincinnati Reds  4  box | pbp Crosley Field Mudcat Grant Ted Abernathy -- 0 2:44
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Los Angeles Dodgers  8  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Crosley Field Jack Billingham Clay Carroll Jim Brewer 7,986 3:17
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 New York Mets  1  Pittsburgh Pirates  2  box | pbp Forbes Field Steve Blass Jim McAndrew -- 4,082 2:13
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 San Francisco Giants  3  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bobby Bolin Bob Gibson Frank Linzy 0 2:05
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 San Francisco Giants  8  St. Louis Cardinals  7  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Juan Marichal Steve Carlton Frank Linzy 46,550 2:55
1968 reg season Sep 6,1968 Houston Astros  1  Atlanta Braves  7  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Don Wilson -- 5,479 2:11
11 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)
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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 144 90 54 .625 0.0 586 447 139 W4 40-34 50-20 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 142 81 61 .570 8.0 517 441 76 L1 38-31 43-30 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 142 76 66 .535 13.0 547 547 0 L1 34-36 42-30 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 146 77 69 .527 14.0 467 461 6 L1 37-34 39-36 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 144 73 71 .507 17.0 494 483 11 W1 36-36 36-36 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 142 71 71 .500 18.0 451 463 -12 L1 38-34 32-38 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 142 67 75 .472 22.0 506 481 25 L3 30-40 37-35 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 143 62 81 .434 27.5 454 542 -88 W1 32-41 30-40 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 143 61 82 .427 28.5 419 456 -37 W3 28-42 33-40 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 140 56 84 .400 32.0 462 582 -120 L2 27-46 29-38 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 143 89 54 .622 0.0 523 407 116 L3 47-25 42-29 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 12.0 515 475 40 W3 41-31 36-35 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 140 73 67 .521 14.5 605 589 16 L2 37-30 35-38 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 145 75 70 .517 15.0 546 563 -17 L2 34-38 40-33 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 124 61 63 .492 18.5 405 407 -2 L1 27-36 34-27 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 128 62 66 .484 19.5 405 434 -29 W1 29-34 33-32 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 66 75 .468 22.0 471 528 -57 W1 32-39 34-36 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 122 55 67 .451 23.5 402 402 0 W1 31-35 24-32 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 145 65 80 .448 25.0 429 434 -5 L2 35-36 29-45 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 139 62 77 .446 25.0 388 450 -62 W4 29-39 33-38 10 10 17 -- 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
Clete Boyer Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)