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Games on 1968-08-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees1Boston Red Sox0BoxStan BahnsenDave Morehead(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Cleveland Indians1BoxDave McNallyLuis Tiant(none)
Washington Senators II9Detroit Tigers3BoxJoe ColemanPat Dobson(none)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins4BoxJim PerryJack FisherDean Chance
Houston Astros1Chicago Cubs4BoxJoe NiekroDave GiustiPhil Regan
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds1BoxTommie SiskJim MaloneyRoy Face
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxJuan MarichalDon Drysdale(none)
Atlanta Braves4New York Mets2BoxCecil UpshawDon Cardwell(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxSteve CarltonLarry Jackson(none)

Standings as of 1968-08-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1066541.613--4293399030-2435-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium563818.679
223Baltimore Orioles1035845.5635.53703115927-2431-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium593326.559
334Cleveland Indians1085949.5467.03613243729-2529-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium532726.509
446Boston Red Sox1035449.5249.5388415-2725-2629-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park593227.542
557Oakland Athletics1055451.51410.53543431125-2728-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum572829.491
6611New York Yankees1024953.48014.0333349-1625-2624-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I603426.567
7712Minnesota Twins1034954.47614.53733433021-3128-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium593029.508
8816California Angels1044856.46216.0324396-7224-2724-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium581939.328
9918Chicago White Sox1014556.44617.5300308-820-2825-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park612239.361
101020Washington Senators II1013764.36625.5331435-10417-3720-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium602832.467
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1077136.664--40428911535-1836-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II552629.473
225Cincinnati Reds1035449.52415.04354231228-2225-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field592930.492
338Chicago Cubs1075552.51416.0391397-625-3030-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field552926.527
449San Francisco Giants1055352.50517.0360354628-2425-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park573522.614
5510Atlanta Braves974849.49518.0283317-3420-2528-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium653332.508
6613Houston Astros964551.46920.5309330-2119-2926-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome662739.409
7714Pittsburgh Pirates994653.46521.0333324925-2621-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field633429.540
8815Philadelphia Phillies1044856.46221.5349383-3424-3124-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium582830.483
9917New York Mets1084959.45422.5317317027-2622-33L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium542430.444
101019Los Angeles Dodgers1064759.44323.5271318-4723-3124-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium562927.518