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Tuesday, September 17,1968

Tuesday, September 17,1968

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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)
  • 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 Sep 17,1968 Baltimore Orioles  0  Boston Red Sox  2  box | pbp Fenway Park Ray Culp Dave McNally -- 17,523 2:23
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Oakland Athletics  1  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Joe Horlen Jim Nash -- 0 1:59
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Oakland Athletics  8  Chicago White Sox  1  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Blue Moon Odom Jack Fisher -- 6,424 2:18
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Washington Senators II  4  Cleveland Indians  2  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Barry Moore Sam McDowell Bob Humphreys 4,772 2:22
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 New York Yankees  1  Detroit Tigers  2  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Joe Sparma Steve Hamilton -- 46,512 2:12
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Cincinnati Reds  5  Los Angeles Dodgers  7  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Claude Osteen Jim Maloney Jim Brewer 10,106 2:50
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Chicago Cubs  2  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium Jim McAndrew Ken Holtzman -- 9,117 2:14
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Philadelphia Phillies  2  box | pbp Shibe Park Bob Moose Chris Short Bruce Dal Canton 2,576 2:42
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 St. Louis Cardinals  0  San Francisco Giants  1  box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Bob Gibson -- 9,546 1:40
1968 reg season Sep 17,1968 Atlanta Braves  1  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Mike Cuellar Pat Jarvis -- 19,820 2:08
10 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 154 98 56 .636 0.0 641 462 179 W8 43-34 55-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 153 87 66 .569 10.5 552 473 79 L1 42-36 45-30 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 155 82 73 .529 16.5 499 487 12 L1 40-36 41-38 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 152 80 72 .526 17.0 573 581 -8 W1 36-39 44-33 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 154 81 73 .526 17.0 513 487 26 L2 42-36 38-38 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 154 78 76 .506 20.0 531 520 11 W1 37-40 40-37 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 151 72 79 .477 24.5 528 507 21 W3 34-41 38-38 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 152 65 87 .428 32.0 475 578 -103 L1 34-43 31-44 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 153 63 90 .412 34.5 434 496 -62 L1 28-47 35-43 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 152 59 93 .388 38.0 488 643 -155 W1 28-49 31-44 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 152 93 59 .612 0.0 550 440 110 L1 49-27 44-32 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 153 82 71 .536 11.5 549 501 48 W2 43-34 39-37 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 151 79 72 .523 13.5 653 634 19 L2 39-33 39-40 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 154 79 75 .513 15.0 583 583 0 L1 36-41 42-35 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 19.5 417 453 -36 L1 30-37 35-33 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 19.5 426 446 -20 L2 28-39 35-29 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 152 71 81 .467 22.0 509 584 -75 L3 35-41 36-40 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 149 69 80 .463 22.5 430 472 -42 W2 32-41 37-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 22.0 446 431 15 W4 35-36 26-35 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 153 69 84 .451 24.5 440 459 -19 W1 37-38 31-47 10 10 17 -- dnq
20 record(s)