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Games on 1969-06-26

Top1969 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALCleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox4Boxscore - PBP1025,7992:48Horacio PinaRay JarvisVicente Romo (3-4)Larry Burchart (0-1)-Alvin DarkDick WilliamsFenway Park
ALMinnesota Twins7California Angels4Boxscore - PBP97,3292:28Jim KaatJim McGlothlinAl Worthington (1-0)Jim McGlothlin (5-7)-Billy MartinLefty PhillipsAngel Stadium of
ALNew York Yankees6Detroit Tigers0Boxscore - PBP922,6182:21Mel StottlemyreJoe SparmaMel Stottlemyre (10-6)Joe Sparma (4-4)-Ralph HoukMayo SmithTiger Stadium
ALKansas City Royals2Oakland Athletics3Boxscore - PBP95,5002:16Roger NelsonChuck DobsonChuck Dobson (9-5)Roger Nelson (4-7)Rollie Fingers (6)Joe GordonHank BauerOakland-Alameda C
ALChicago White Sox2Seattle Pilots3Boxscore - PBP97,1092:19Joe HorlenGene BrabenderGene Brabender (5-5)Joe Horlen (4-8)-Don GutteridgeJoe Schultz
NLLos Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves0Boxscore - PBP921,0002:06Bill SingerPat JarvisBill Singer (9-6)Pat Jarvis (6-5)Jim Brewer (11)Walter AlstonLum HarrisAtlanta-Fulton Co
NLPittsburgh Pirates5Chicago Cubs7Boxscore - PBP1029,4733:05Dock EllisDick SelmaPhil Regan (9-5)Bruce Dal Canton (5-2)-Larry ShepardLeo DurocherWrigley Field
NLSan Francisco Giants4Cincinnati Reds2Boxscore - PBP98,9222:28Bobby BolinTony CloningerBobby Bolin (4-4)Tony Cloninger (4-10)Frank Linzy (7)Clyde KingDave BristolCrosley Field
NLSt. Louis Cardinals6Montreal Expos8Boxscore - PBP98,7482:21Nelson BrilesHowie ReedDan McGinn (3-7)Nelson Briles (6-6)-Red SchoendienstGene MauchJarry Park
NLPhiladelphia Phillies2New York Mets0Boxscore - PBP915,3602:14Grant JacksonDon CardwellGrant Jackson (8-6)Don Cardwell (2-8)-Bob SkinnerGil HodgesShea Stadium
10 Games on this date

Standings as of 1969-06-26.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles725220.722--37221216030-922-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium905733.633
223Boston Red Sox704228.6009.03353102521-1121-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park924547.489
336Detroit Tigers673829.56711.52852364918-1420-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium955243.547
4614Washington Senators II733538.47917.5303313-1018-2017-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium895138.573
5716New York Yankees753540.46718.5277283-616-2119-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I864541.523
61121Cleveland Indians692643.37724.5235307-7213-2113-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium923656.391
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Minnesota Twins693930.565--3022594318-1721-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium935835.624
258Oakland Athletics663729.5610.53232497417-1420-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum965145.531
3817Seattle Pilots693237.4647.0300356-5615-2117-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes933261.344
4918Chicago White Sox673037.4488.0271299-2815-2115-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park953857.400
51020Kansas City Royals702842.40011.5232303-7116-2011-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium924151.446
61223California Angels672344.34315.0190298-1087-2416-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium954847.505
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs734825.658--36925711221-1626-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field894445.494
249New York Mets683830.5597.52482351318-1420-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium946232.660
3813Pittsburgh Pirates723636.50011.53253141116-2220-14L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field905238.578
4915St. Louis Cardinals713437.47913.02522421022-1812-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II915338.582
51019Philadelphia Phillies672839.41817.0255290-3515-1613-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium953560.368
61224Montreal Expos682048.29425.5234333-9913-257-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park943262.340
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers694128.594--2982168219-1622-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium934449.473
235Atlanta Braves704129.5860.5301296513-1428-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium925240.565
3510San Francisco Giants703733.5294.53042782614-2123-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park925339.576
4611Cincinnati Reds673532.5225.03493212817-1618-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field955441.568
5712Houston Astros743836.5145.5305325-209-2529-11W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome884345.489
61122San Diego Padres752649.34718.0212345-13316-2610-23L11T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium872661.299