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Tuesday, April 30,1968

Tuesday, April 30,1968

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 New York Yankees 5 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Gene Brabender Stan Bahnsen Moe Drabowsky 5,826 3:01
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Minnesota Twins 7 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Dave Boswell Dick Ellsworth Ron Perranoski 7,310 2:51
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Washington Senators II 5 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bob Humphreys Bob Priddy -- 6,321 4:18
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 California Angels 5 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium George Brunet Sonny Siebert Clyde Wright 3,638 2:43
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Oakland Athletics 3 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Paul Lindblad Earl Wilson -- 8,791 2:40
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Cincinnati Reds 0 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Larry Dierker Gerry Arrigo -- 7,870 2:09
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ray Washburn Bill Singer Joe Hoerner 20,901 2:08
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Philadelphia Phillies 0 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Don Cardwell Chris Short -- 3,771 2:05
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Chicago Cubs 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Forbes Field Juan Pizarro Chuck Hartenstein -- 3,710 2:47
1968 reg season 1968-04-30 Atlanta Braves 0 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Ray Sadecki Ken Johnson -- 3,408 2:39
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1968 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 17 12 5 .706 0.0 61 40 21 L1 6-3 6-2 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 17 11 6 .647 1.0 82 50 32 W2 7-0 4-6 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 16 10 6 .625 1.5 70 44 26 W2 5-2 5-4 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 1.5 61 59 2 W1 6-3 5-4 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 16 8 8 .500 3.5 54 68 -14 L3 4-4 4-4 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 4.0 50 55 -5 L2 5-3 3-6 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 4.5 56 64 -8 W1 6-4 2-6 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 4.5 53 77 -24 W3 4-3 4-7 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 17 6 11 .353 6.0 53 52 1 L2 3-7 3-4 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 14 2 12 .143 8.5 24 55 -31 L1 2-7 0-5 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 18 13 5 .722 0.0 89 52 37 W1 4-4 9-1 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 17 10 7 .588 2.5 61 45 16 W1 4-3 6-4 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 16 8 8 .500 4.0 65 48 17 W2 3-5 5-3 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 4.0 43 51 -8 L1 5-5 4-4 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 4.5 69 69 0 L1 2-5 6-4 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 4.5 48 57 -9 L1 3-8 5-1 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 5.0 51 66 -15 L1 3-6 5-4 7 7 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 5.0 85 94 -9 L2 2-7 6-3 8 8 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 5.0 45 41 4 W2 3-5 4-4 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 17 7 10 .412 5.5 50 83 -33 W1 1-8 6-2 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Russ Gibson Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)