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Monday, September 16,1968

Monday, September 16,1968

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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)
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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 16,1968 Baltimore Orioles  8  Boston Red Sox  1  box | pbp Fenway Park Tom Phoebus Jim Lonborg Eddie Watt 17,357 3:13
1968 reg season Sep 16,1968 New York Yankees  1  Detroit Tigers  9  box | pbp Tiger Stadium John Hiller Joe Verbanic -- 28,354 2:23
1968 reg season Sep 16,1968 California Angels  3  Minnesota Twins  4  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Merritt Sammy Ellis -- 3,999 2:45
1968 reg season Sep 16,1968 Atlanta Braves  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  6  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bill Singer Ron Reed -- 9,253 2:12
1968 reg season Sep 16,1968 Pittsburgh Pirates  6  Philadelphia Phillies  1  box | pbp Shibe Park Dock Ellis Rick Wise -- 2,087 2:42
1968 reg season Sep 16,1968 Cincinnati Reds  4  San Francisco Giants  8  box | pbp Candlestick Park Rich Robertson Clay Carroll Frank Linzy 2,361 2:40
6 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 153 97 56 .634 0.0 639 461 178 W7 43-34 54-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 152 87 65 .572 9.5 552 471 81 W1 42-35 45-30 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 154 82 72 .532 15.5 497 483 14 W1 40-36 41-37 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 153 81 72 .529 16.0 512 485 27 L1 42-35 38-38 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 151 79 72 .523 17.0 571 581 -10 L3 36-39 43-33 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 152 77 75 .507 19.5 522 517 5 L3 36-39 40-37 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 151 72 79 .477 24.0 528 507 21 W3 34-41 38-38 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 152 65 87 .428 31.5 475 578 -103 L1 34-43 31-44 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 151 62 89 .411 34.0 431 487 -56 L2 28-47 34-42 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 151 58 93 .384 38.0 484 641 -157 L4 27-49 31-44 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 151 93 58 .616 0.0 550 439 111 W2 49-26 44-32 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 152 81 71 .533 12.5 548 501 47 W1 43-34 38-37 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 150 79 71 .527 13.5 648 627 21 L1 39-32 39-40 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 153 79 74 .516 15.0 581 580 1 W1 36-40 42-35 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 20.0 417 453 -36 L1 30-37 35-33 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 20.0 426 446 -20 L2 28-39 35-29 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 151 71 80 .470 22.0 507 580 -73 L2 35-41 36-39 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 148 68 80 .459 23.5 423 467 -44 W1 32-41 36-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 23.0 442 429 13 W3 34-36 26-35 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 152 68 84 .447 25.5 437 457 -20 L2 37-38 30-47 10 10 17 -- dnq
20 record(s)