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Games on 1968-06-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles6BoxEddie WattAl WorthingtonMoe Drabowsky
Cleveland Indians7Boston Red Sox5BoxStan WilliamsJerry Stephenson(none)
Chicago White Sox12Detroit Tigers0BoxTommy JohnJoe Sparma(none)
Oakland Athletics2New York Yankees4BoxSteve BarberJack AkerSteve Hamilton
California Angels8Washington Senators II4BoxRickey ClarkJoe ColemanTom Burgmeier
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs6BoxBill HandsSteve Carlton(none)
New York Mets1Houston Astros0BoxTom SeaverMike Cuellar(none)
Atlanta Braves2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxMudcat GrantRon Reed(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Philadelphia Phillies2BoxBob VealeTurk Farrell(none)
Cincinnati Reds5San Francisco Giants3BoxGeorge CulverMike McCormickClay Carroll

Standings as of 1968-06-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers764828.632--3032277623-1725-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium865531.640
223Cleveland Indians794336.5446.52532312221-2021-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium824339.524
334Baltimore Orioles723834.5288.02642244018-1720-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium905337.589
445Minnesota Twins733835.5218.52372251219-2119-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium894148.461
556Oakland Athletics753936.5208.52502203019-1819-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum874344.494
6611California Angels753738.49310.5234282-4817-1620-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium873057.345
7713Boston Red Sox733538.47911.5261286-2518-2017-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park895138.573
8817New York Yankees733340.45213.5240265-2516-1917-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I895039.562
9919Chicago White Sox713140.43714.5211216-512-2219-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park913655.396
101020Washington Senators II712744.38018.5237314-7712-2415-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium903852.422
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals764630.605--2752225322-1624-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II865135.593
227San Francisco Giants774037.5196.5274270420-1820-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park854837.565
338Los Angeles Dodgers784038.5137.0211219-820-2120-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium843648.429
449Cincinnati Reds753837.5077.53122961617-1820-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field874542.517
5510Atlanta Braves703535.5008.0200228-2814-1721-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium924646.500
6612New York Mets743638.4869.02322062619-1817-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium883751.420
7714Philadelphia Phillies693336.4789.5221233-1214-2219-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium934350.462
8815Pittsburgh Pirates663135.47010.02192081117-2014-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field964947.510
9916Houston Astros693237.46410.5216232-1610-2122-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome934053.430
101018Chicago Cubs743341.44612.0260306-4615-2518-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field885137.580


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ed FigueroaP19.259Released by Mets.