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Sunday July 7,1968This date in baseball
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Games on 1968-07-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins3Boston Red Sox4BoxRay CulpJim KaatJuan Pizarro
Minnesota Twins3Boston Red Sox6BoxGary WaslewskiJim MerrittLee Stange
California Angels3Cleveland Indians8BoxLuis TiantJim McGlothlinVicente Romo
California Angels9Cleveland Indians7BoxSammy EllisSteve HarganTom Burgmeier
Oakland Athletics4Detroit Tigers5BoxDenny McLainEd Sprague(none)
Oakland Athletics6Detroit Tigers7BoxJoe SparmaJim NashMickey Lolich
Baltimore Orioles1New York Yankees3BoxMel StottlemyreJim Hardin(none)
Baltimore Orioles3New York Yankees2BoxTom PhoebusStan BahnsenMoe Drabowsky
Chicago White Sox4Washington Senators II3BoxDon McMahonBob Humphreys(none)
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves4BoxLarry DierkerMilt PappasTom Dukes
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs5BoxPhil ReganBob Veale(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs4BoxPhil ReganRoy Face(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxMudcat GrantClay CarrollJim Brewer
New York Mets3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxDick HallRon Taylor(none)
New York Mets4Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDanny FrisellaLarry JacksonTom Seaver
St. Louis Cardinals2San Francisco Giants0BoxLarry JasterGaylord PerryRon Willis

Standings as of 1968-07-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers845529.655--3502609023-1732-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium784830.615
223Cleveland Indians874839.5528.52842562821-2026-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium743836.514
334Baltimore Orioles804337.53810.02852424320-1923-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium824834.585
445Boston Red Sox814338.53110.5297304-718-2025-18W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park814338.531
5511Oakland Athletics834043.48214.52772591820-2519-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum794237.532
6612Minnesota Twins813942.48114.5257254320-2819-14L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium814041.494
7714California Angels833944.47015.5263328-6519-2220-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium792851.354
8818New York Yankees803644.45017.0255283-2817-2119-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I824735.573
9919Chicago White Sox783444.43618.0233240-715-2619-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park843351.393
101020Washington Senators II773047.39021.5258333-7512-2418-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium843549.417
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals835330.639--2992326729-1624-14W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II794435.557
226Cincinnati Reds824339.5249.53413192222-2020-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field804040.500
337San Francisco Giants844242.50011.5289290-120-1822-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park784632.590
448Philadelphia Phillies783840.48712.5257273-1617-2421-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium843846.452
559Atlanta Braves763739.48712.5224258-3416-1921-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium864442.512
6610Los Angeles Dodgers854144.48213.0226244-1820-2121-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium773542.455
7713New York Mets823943.47613.52592372221-2018-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium803446.425
8815Houston Astros753540.46714.0249264-1512-2123-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome873750.425
9916Pittsburgh Pirates753540.46714.0249241821-2514-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field874542.517
101017Chicago Cubs843945.46414.5306341-3515-2524-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field784533.577


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dyar MillerP22.039Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies.