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Friday April 12,1968This date in baseball
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Games on 1968-04-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves4BoxPhil NiekroJohn TsitourisCecil Upshaw
Philadelphia Phillies2Houston Astros5BoxDenny LemasterWoodie FrymanJohn Buzhardt

Standings as of 1968-04-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
331Minnesota Twins2201.0000.57432-00-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1607783.481
112Baltimore Orioles1101.000--3120-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1619071.559
223New York Yankees1101.000--1010-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1618279.509
6613Boston Red Sox211.5000.510731-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1608575.531
7711California Angels211.5000.57611-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1606694.413
4410Cleveland Indians211.5000.514771-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1598574.535
559Detroit Tigers211.5000.5710-30-01-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium16010258.638
9917Oakland Athletics101.0001.013-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1618279.509
101020Washington Senators II202.0001.547-30-00-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1596594.409
8819Chicago White Sox101.0001.009-90-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1616794.416
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
225Houston Astros3301.0000.517980-03-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1596990.434
114St. Louis Cardinals2201.000--12480-02-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1609565.594
556New York Mets211.5001.08531-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1607288.450
6612Chicago Cubs211.5001.0141221-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1608377.519
447Pittsburgh Pirates211.5001.07611-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1607981.494
338San Francisco Giants211.5001.067-10-01-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1608773.544
9915Atlanta Braves312.3331.5815-70-21-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1598079.503
7714Philadelphia Phillies312.3331.5712-51-20-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1597584.472
8816Cincinnati Reds312.3331.51518-30-11-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1598277.516
101018Los Angeles Dodgers202.0002.006-60-00-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1607684.475