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MLB Games on Thursday May 16, 1968

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL10Boston Red SoxAL11Box | PBP922,879Fenway ParkNight2:55John WyattJoe VerbanicLee StangeFernandez, Harrelson, White
Washington Senators IIAL4Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP95,447Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight2:14Barry MooreSam McDowellDennis HigginsBrown, Howard (2)
Oakland AthleticsAL3Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP96,857Metropolitan StadiumDay2:13Al WorthingtonChuck Dobson------
Chicago CubsNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL0Box | PBP914,857Dodger StadiumNight2:36Rich NyeDon Sutton------
Cincinnati RedsNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP95,814Shea StadiumDay2:13Tom SeaverGerry Arrigo------
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP99,595Forbes FieldNight2:16Bob VealeRay Washburn------
Houston AstrosNL1San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP94,224Candlestick ParkDay2:23Juan MarichalDon Wilson------
7 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 16, 1968

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Detroit Tigers301911.633-122853710-59-61328448.636
AL -223Cleveland Indians311813.5811.510570359-88-61306862.523
AL -334Baltimore Orioles301713.5672.012291319-38-101327458.561
AL -446Minnesota Twins321715.5313.01181041412-85-71306268.477
AL -557Boston Red Sox311615.5163.5109118-98-78-81317061.534
AL -6611Oakland Athletics311516.4844.510397610-65-101316764.511
AL -7714California Angels331518.4555.5110133-238-67-121295277.403
AL -8817Washington Senators II311417.4525.593128-357-67-111305179.392
AL -9919New York Yankees331320.3947.587122-357-106-101297059.543
AL -101020Chicago White Sox281117.3937.07192-217-94-81345678.418
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111St. Louis Cardinals312011.645-12490348-812-31317754.588
NL -225San Francisco Giants321814.5632.512011557-711-71307060.538
NL -338Pittsburgh Pirates301515.5004.59471236-99-61326567.492
NL -449Atlanta Braves301515.5004.58691-56-89-71326666.500
NL -5510Chicago Cubs341717.5004.5120145-258-109-71286761.523
NL -6612Cincinnati Reds321517.4695.512311857-88-91306862.523
NL -7713Philadelphia Phillies301416.4675.58799-127-127-41326270.470
NL -8815Los Angeles Dodgers331518.4556.07693-178-87-101296168.473
NL -9916New York Mets311417.4526.08874146-98-81315972.450
NL -101018Houston Astros291316.4486.094116-222-1211-41335974.444
20 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season