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Monday October 14,1968This date in baseball
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Standings at end of 1968 season.

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RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers16410361.628--67149217947-3656-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium-20-2
223Baltimore Orioles1629171.56211.05794978244-3847-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium000
335Cleveland Indians1628775.53715.05165041243-3843-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium-1-10
446Boston Red Sox1628676.53116.0614611340-4146-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park000
559New York Yankees1648480.51219.0536531544-3839-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I-2-1-1
6610Oakland Athletics1638380.50919.55695442538-4244-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum-1-10
7711Minnesota Twins1627983.48823.05625461638-4341-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium000
8818Chicago White Sox1626795.41435.0463527-6431-5036-45W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park000
9919California Angels1626795.41435.0498615-11735-4632-49L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium000
101020Washington Senators II1616596.40436.5524665-14131-4934-47W3T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1968 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals1629765.599--58347211150-3147-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II000
224San Francisco Giants1638875.5409.55995297046-3642-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park-10-1
337Chicago Cubs1638578.52112.5612611137-4447-35W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field-1-10
448Cincinnati Reds1638479.51513.56906731743-3840-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field-1-10
5512Atlanta Braves1446975.47919.0437489-5232-3937-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium18126.667
6613Houston Astros1406773.47919.0450481-3129-4138-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome22517.227
7714Los Angeles Dodgers1597584.47220.5457494-3734-4441-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fresco ThompsonDodger Stadium312.333
8815Philadelphia Phillies1627686.46921.0543615-7238-4338-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium000
9916Pittsburgh Pirates1436677.46221.54804611935-4031-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field19145.737
101017New York Mets1637489.45423.5473499-2641-4032-50L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium-1-10

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jesus AlouOF26.204Selected by Expos from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #13). 
Jose ArciaSS-2B25.053Selected by Padres from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #9). 
Steve ArlinP23.019Selected by Padres from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #57). 
John BatemanC28.085Selected by Expos from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #6). 
Jack BillinghamP25.235Selected by Expos from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #10). 
John BoccabellaC-1B27.107Selected by Expos from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #56). 
Ron BrandC28.275Selected by Expos from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #58). 
Ollie BrownOF24.246Selected by Padres from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #1). 
Donn Clendenon1B33.091Selected by Expos from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #11). 
Ty ClineOF29.121Selected by Expos from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #41). 
Nate Colbert1B22.188Selected by Padres from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #18). 
Mike CorkinsP22.142Selected by Padres from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #31). 
Jerry Davanon2B-SS23.054Selected by Padres from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #24). 
Tom DukesP26.044Selected by Padres from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #33). 
Jim FaireyOF24.022Selected by Expos from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #52). 
Al FerraraOF28.297Selected by Padres from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #30). 
Cito GastonOF24.211Selected by Padres from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #59). 
Dave GiustiP28.322Selected by Padres from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #3). 
Tony GonzalezOF32.047Selected by Padres from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #37). 
Mudcat GrantP33.062Selected by Expos from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #36). 
Skip GuinnP23.354Selected by Expos from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #17). 
Remy Hermoso2B-SS22.013Selected by Expos from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #34). 
Jose HerreraP-12.338Selected by Expos from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #29). 
Larry JacksonP37.134Selected by Expos from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #23). 
Rick JamesP21.003Selected by Padres from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #35). 
Larry JasterP24.275Selected by Expos from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #47). 
Garry Jestadt3B-2B21.209Selected by Expos from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #43). 
Mack JonesOF29.342Selected by Expos from Reds in expansion draft (Pick #4). 
Dick KelleyP28.280Selected by Padres from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #28). 
Fred KendallC19.256Selected by Padres from Reds in expansion draft (Pick #14). 
Clay KirbyP20.111Selected by Padres from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #12). 
Coco Laboy3B29.103Selected by Expos from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #54). 
Ernie McAnallyP22.060Selected by Expos from Mets in expansion draft (Pick #49). 
Al McBeanP30.152Selected by Padres from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #50). 
Billy McCoolP24.092Selected by Padres from Reds in expansion draft (Pick #46). 
Dan McGinnP24.320Selected by Expos from Reds in expansion draft (Pick #27). 
Jerry MoralesOF19.238Selected by Padres from Mets in expansion draft (Pick #16). 
Carl MortonP24.270Selected by Expos from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #45). 
Manny MotaOF30.238Selected by Expos from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #2). 
Ivan MurrellOF23.173Selected by Padres from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #42). 
Roberto PenaSS31.180Selected by Padres from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #48). 
Frank RebergerP24.129Selected by Padres from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #22). 
Bob ReynoldsP21.266Selected by Expos from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #25). 
Dave RobertsP24.033Selected by Padres from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #39). 
Jerry RobertsonP25.001Selected by Expos from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #38). 
Rafael RoblesSS20.360Selected by Padres from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #51). 
Al SantoriniP20.148Selected by Padres from Braves in expansion draft (Pick #7). 
Dick SelmaP24.345Selected by Padres from Mets in expansion draft (Pick #5). 
Don ShawP24.234Selected by Expos from Mets in expansion draft (Pick #40). 
Ron Slocum3B-C23.104Selected by Padres from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #55). 
Larry StahlOF27.107Selected by Padres from Mets in expansion draft (Pick #26). 
Bill StonemanP24.190Selected by Expos from Cubs in expansion draft (Pick #19). 
Gary Sutherland2B-SS24.017Selected by Expos from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #8). 
Zoilo VersallesSS28.301Selected by Padres from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #20). 
Mike WegenerP22.006Selected by Expos from Phillies in expansion draft (Pick #15). 
Jim WilliamsOF21.168Selected by Padres from Dodgers in expansion draft (Pick #44). 
Jimy WilliamsSS25.010Selected by Expos from Reds in expansion draft (Pick #32). 
Maury WillsSS-3B36.012Selected by Expos from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #21).