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Sunday, May 19,1968

Sunday, May 19,1968

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Games on this date
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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 1968-05-19 New York Yankees 11 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Stan Bahnsen Gary Waslewski Joe Verbanic 34,727 2:50
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Oakland Athletics 2 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Tommy John Catfish Hunter -- 0 2:29
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Oakland Athletics 3 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Cisco Carlos Tony Pierce Wilbur Wood 11,708 2:19
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Baltimore Orioles 6 Cleveland Indians 11 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Steve Hargan Dave Leonhard -- 0 3:08
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Baltimore Orioles 0 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sonny Siebert Dave McNally -- 15,363 2:12
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Washington Senators II 4 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Fred Lasher Steve Jones John Hiller 0 2:38
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Washington Senators II 0 Detroit Tigers 7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Les Cain Camilo Pascual Fred Lasher 45,491 2:30
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 California Angels 2 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Sammy Ellis Dave Boswell Minnie Rojas 0 2:17
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 California Angels 2 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Kaat Clyde Wright Ron Perranoski 16,856 2:26
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Houston Astros 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Denny Lemaster Claude Osteen -- 0 2:41
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Houston Astros 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mike Cuellar Mudcat Grant -- 25,918 2:38
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Atlanta Braves 3 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ron Reed Nolan Ryan -- 0 2:34
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Atlanta Braves 2 New York Mets 0 box | pbp Shea Stadium Dick Kelley Al Jackson -- 40,606 2:38
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Shibe Park Turk Farrell Joe Hoerner -- 27,725 2:13
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Cincinnati Reds 9 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Forbes Field George Culver Steve Blass Bill Kelso 9,458 2:26
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Chicago Cubs 0 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Fergie Jenkins -- 0 2:10
1968 reg season 1968-05-19 Chicago Cubs 6 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bill Hands Bobby Bolin Phil Regan 24,992 2:39
17 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
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 34 22 12 .647 0.0 145 100 45 W2 10-5 12-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 35 21 14 .600 1.5 121 82 39 W3 9-8 11-7 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 4.0 134 107 27 L3 10-6 8-10 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 4.0 122 108 14 W1 12-8 6-8 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 4.0 122 133 -11 L1 8-7 10-9 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 6.0 89 99 -10 W4 7-9 8-8 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 35 16 19 .457 6.5 114 137 -23 L1 9-7 7-12 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 35 15 20 .429 7.5 110 115 -5 L5 10-10 5-10 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 35 15 20 .429 7.5 108 151 -43 L2 8-9 7-11 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 36 14 22 .389 9.0 102 135 -33 W1 8-12 6-10 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 34 20 14 .588 0.0 129 98 31 L4 8-11 12-3 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 36 20 16 .556 1.0 133 131 2 L1 7-7 13-9 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 2.0 96 99 -3 W2 9-9 9-7 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 2.5 95 104 -9 W3 7-12 10-4 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 35 18 17 .514 2.5 143 126 17 W3 10-8 8-9 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 3.0 136 158 -22 W1 10-12 9-7 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 37 17 20 .459 4.5 85 98 -13 L2 8-8 9-12 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 4.5 99 125 -26 W2 4-14 11-4 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 4.5 102 91 11 L3 6-9 9-9 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 35 15 20 .429 5.5 96 84 12 L2 6-9 9-11 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)