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Monday June 24,1968This 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 1968-06-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics3California Angels2BoxBlue Moon OdomRickey ClarkEd Sprague
Minnesota Twins1Chicago White Sox0BoxDean ChanceBob Priddy(none)
Detroit Tigers14Cleveland Indians3BoxDenny McLainMike Paul(none)
New York Mets5Cincinnati Reds6BoxClay CarrollBill Short(none)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros3BoxLarry DierkerRich Nye(none)

Standings as of 1968-06-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers724527.625--2852048122-1723-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium905832.644
224Cleveland Indians733934.5346.52232061717-1821-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium884741.534
335Minnesota Twins693633.5227.52252121317-1919-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium934350.462
446Oakland Athletics693633.5227.52272002716-1519-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum934647.495
557Baltimore Orioles663432.5158.02392102918-1716-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium965739.594
669Boston Red Sox673433.5078.5243252-918-1816-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park955243.547
7714California Angels693336.47810.5212258-4614-1519-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium933459.366
8815New York Yankees683137.45612.0222243-2116-1915-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I945242.553
9918Chicago White Sox683038.44113.0193206-1311-2019-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park943757.394
101020Washington Senators II652540.38516.5213291-7812-2413-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium964056.417
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals704426.629--2501955521-1423-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II925339.576
223San Francisco Giants713833.5356.5252249320-1818-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park915041.549
338Philadelphia Phillies633231.5088.5211205613-2019-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium994455.444
5511Los Angeles Dodgers723636.5009.0193197-418-2018-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium904050.444
4410Atlanta Braves643232.5009.0181211-3013-1519-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium984949.500
6612Cincinnati Reds703535.5009.02922791315-1719-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field924844.522
7713New York Mets683335.48510.02161892716-1517-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium944054.426
8816Chicago Cubs693138.44912.5236281-4515-2316-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field935340.570
9917Houston Astros632835.44412.5200223-2310-2118-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome994455.444
101019Pittsburgh Pirates602634.43313.0197199-212-1914-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1025448.529