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Baseball on Thursday, August 01, 1968

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Yankees1Boston Red Sox0BoxStan Bahnsen (10-7)Dave Morehead (0-1)NoneBill Robinson (28.0)
Baltimore Orioles5Cleveland Indians1BoxDave McNally (14-8)Luis Tiant (17-7)BAL  C Blefary (9)Boog Powell (18.3)
Washington Senators9Detroit Tigers3BoxJoe Coleman (7-12)Pat Dobson (3-3)DET  N Cash (15)  WS2  B Allen (4), M Epstein (8), R Hansen (8)Ron Hansen (25.2)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins4BoxJim Perry (8-6)Jack Fisher (5-7)MIN  B Allison (12)Bob Allison (12.2)
Houston Astros1Chicago Cubs4BoxJoe Niekro (11-6)Dave Giusti (6-7)CHN  R Hundley (4)Ron Santo (18.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds1BoxTommie Sisk (4-3)Jim Maloney (9-7)CIN  V Pinson (5)  PIT  W Stargell (16)Willie Stargell (26.8)
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxJuan Marichal (20-4)Don Drysdale (12-9)SFN  D Dietz (5)Jim Davenport (17.3)
Atlanta Braves4New York Mets2BoxCecil Upshaw (7-4)Don Cardwell (5-10)NoneEd Kranepool (30.0)
St. Louis Cardinals2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxSteve Carlton (11-5)Larry Jackson (10-13)PHI  J Callison (11)Roger Maris (34.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6541.613--42933930-2435-17L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5845.5635.537031127-2431-21W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5949.5467.036132429-2529-25L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5449.5249.538841525-2629-23L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5451.51410.535434325-2728-25W3Game Log
New York Yankees4953.48014.033334925-2624-27W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins4954.47614.537334321-3128-23W1Game Log
California Angels4856.46216.032439624-2724-29L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4556.44617.530030820-2825-28L1Game Log
Washington Senators II3764.36625.533143517-3720-27W1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals7136.6645.540428935-1836-18W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5449.5249.543542328-2225-28L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5552.51410.539139725-3030-22W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5352.50511.536035428-2425-28W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4849.49512.528331720-2528-24W2Game Log
Houston Astros4551.46915.030933019-2926-22L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4653.46515.533332425-2621-27W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4856.46216.034938324-3124-25L5Game Log
New York Mets4959.45417.031731727-2622-33L5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4759.44318.027131823-3124-28L1Game Log

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