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Sunday September 1,1968This 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 1968-09-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II4Boston Red Sox7BoxRay CulpCamilo Pascual(none)
Oakland Athletics5California Angels2BoxBlue Moon OdomClyde WrightDiego Segui
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians1BoxJoe VerbanicSteve Hargan(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Detroit Tigers7BoxDenny McLainJim Hardin(none)
Chicago White Sox5Minnesota Twins4BoxWilbur WoodDave Boswell(none)
Houston Astros0Chicago Cubs2BoxBill HandsDenny Lemaster(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3New York Mets2BoxLarry JasterBill Short(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJerry JohnsonTed Abernathy(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants2BoxBill SingerRay Sadecki(none)
Atlanta Braves8Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxClaude RaymondRon KlineJim Britton

Standings as of 1968-09-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1398653.619--56443213237-3349-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium23176.739
223Baltimore Orioles1377958.5776.05024228038-3141-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium251213.480
335Boston Red Sox1387464.53611.5532535-332-3442-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park241212.500
447Cleveland Indians1427468.52113.5447445234-3339-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium19127.632
559Oakland Athletics1397168.51115.0475469636-3634-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum231112.478
6610New York Yankees1386969.50016.5435450-1536-3232-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I241410.583
7713Minnesota Twins1386672.47819.54954583730-3936-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium241311.542
8817California Angels1396178.43925.0441522-8132-4129-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium23617.261
9919Chicago White Sox1375879.42327.0407439-3225-3933-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park25916.360
101020Washington Senators II1355382.39331.0447573-12627-4626-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium261214.462
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1388751.630--50538512045-2442-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II241014.417
224San Francisco Giants1367363.53713.04814423937-2836-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park261511.577
336Cincinnati Reds1357263.53313.55845661837-3034-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field271116.407
448Chicago Cubs1397267.51815.5520535-1534-3838-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field231211.522
5511Houston Astros1246163.49219.0405407-227-3634-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome381127.289
6612Atlanta Braves1246064.48420.0390421-3127-3233-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium382117.553
7714Philadelphia Phillies1366373.46323.0445504-5931-3932-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium261313.500
8815New York Mets1406377.45025.0415417-235-3528-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium221012.455
9916Pittsburgh Pirates1215467.44624.5400401-131-3523-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field412615.634
101018Los Angeles Dodgers1335875.43626.5352419-6725-3733-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium291811.621