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Sunday June 16,1968This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1968-06-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees4California Angels3BoxFritz PetersonRickey ClarkSteve Hamilton
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox3BoxHoyt WilhelmMickey LolichWilbur Wood
Detroit Tigers6Chicago White Sox1BoxDenny McLainCisco CarlosPat Dobson
Boston Red Sox5Cleveland Indians3BoxBill LandisMike PaulLee Stange
Washington Senators II2Minnesota Twins4BoxDave BoswellJim Hannan(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Oakland Athletics4BoxChuck DobsonPete Richert(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Oakland Athletics6BoxLew KrausseDave LeonhardCatfish Hunter
Chicago Cubs0Atlanta Braves1BoxJim BrittonChuck Hartenstein(none)
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets1BoxRay SadeckiDick Selma(none)
San Francisco Giants1New York Mets3BoxDanny FrisellaBill HenryAl Jackson
Los Angeles Dodgers2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxClaude OsteenRick WiseJim Brewer
Houston Astros1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSteve BlassMike CuellarRoy Face
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRay WashburnGeorge CulverRon Willis
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates11BoxTommie SiskLarry DierkerRon Kline

Standings as of 1968-06-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers644123.641--2521817120-1421-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium986236.633
223Baltimore Orioles603228.5337.02231903316-1316-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1025943.578
335Cleveland Indians643430.5317.01981732515-1618-15L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium975245.536
447Boston Red Sox593029.5088.5209213-414-1416-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1035647.544
6611Minnesota Twins623131.5009.0193184916-1915-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1004852.480
558Oakland Athletics623131.5009.01981821615-1515-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1005149.510
7715New York Yankees622933.46811.0199221-2214-1515-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1005446.540
8816California Angels622834.45212.0192243-5114-1514-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1003961.390
9917Chicago White Sox582632.44812.0154169-1511-2015-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1044163.394
101020Washington Senators II592435.40714.5196258-6211-1913-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1024161.402
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals633825.603--2301854521-1417-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II995940.596
224San Francisco Giants643430.5314.5228223516-1518-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park985444.551
336Los Angeles Dodgers653431.5235.0174172216-1518-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium974255.433
5510Atlanta Braves562828.5006.5157186-2912-1216-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1065353.500
449Philadelphia Phillies562828.5006.5177181-412-1816-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1064858.453
6612Cincinnati Reds613031.4927.0253245814-1415-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1015348.525
7713Chicago Cubs613031.4927.0220250-3014-1616-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1015447.535
8814New York Mets602931.4837.51801592116-1413-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1024458.431
9918Houston Astros542331.42610.5165186-218-1815-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1084959.454
101019Pittsburgh Pirates522230.42310.5175172312-1910-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1105852.527