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Sunday, May 26,1968

Sunday, May 26,1968

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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 1968-05-26 Washington Senators II 7 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Gene Brabender Frank Bertaina Moe Drabowsky 22,344 2:39
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Cleveland Indians 5 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Luis Tiant Marty Pattin -- 32,002 2:36
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Boston Red Sox 4 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Al Worthington Sparky Lyle -- 15,964 2:18
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Chicago White Sox 1 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mel Stottlemyre Gary Peters -- 0 2:05
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Chicago White Sox 6 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bill Monbouquette Cisco Carlos Steve Hamilton 23,966 2:31
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Detroit Tigers 6 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Paul Lindblad John Hiller -- 14,587 3:17
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 New York Mets 1 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Tom Seaver -- 16,599 2:50
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 San Francisco Giants 2 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Hands Mike McCormick -- 15,138 2:16
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Crosley Field -- 9,672 2:44
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Houston Astros 0 box | pbp Astrodome Don Drysdale Larry Dierker -- 21,493 2:47
1968 reg season 1968-05-26 Philadelphia Phillies 9 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Woodie Fryman Hal Gilson -- 42,446 2:48
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
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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.
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 40 24 16 .600 0.0 163 120 43 L1 12-9 12-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 41 24 17 .585 0.5 162 127 35 W5 11-6 13-11 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 42 24 18 .571 1.0 138 97 41 W1 12-12 11-7 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 40 22 18 .550 2.0 145 129 16 W2 12-8 10-10 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 4.0 144 156 -12 L2 10-11 10-9 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 5.0 135 162 -27 L1 9-7 11-15 6 6 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 43 20 23 .465 5.5 127 148 -21 W4 10-12 10-11 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 41 19 22 .463 5.5 124 126 -2 W1 10-10 8-13 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 39 16 23 .410 7.5 99 118 -19 L5 8-15 8-8 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 42 16 26 .381 9.0 126 180 -54 L4 8-13 8-13 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 43 24 19 .558 0.0 157 155 2 L2 11-10 13-9 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 41 22 19 .537 1.0 143 124 19 L2 8-11 14-8 2 2 6 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 38 20 18 .526 1.5 119 118 1 W2 9-14 11-4 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 41 21 20 .512 2.0 118 129 -11 W1 9-9 12-11 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 2.0 157 182 -25 W2 10-12 12-9 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 2.5 116 114 2 W1 13-10 9-12 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 41 20 21 .488 3.0 165 158 7 L5 10-8 9-14 7 7 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 39 18 21 .462 4.0 120 146 -26 L1 6-15 12-6 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 39 18 21 .462 4.0 140 120 20 L1 9-12 9-9 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 41 18 23 .439 5.0 114 103 11 L1 7-12 11-11 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)