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Thursday, May 30,1968

Thursday, May 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 1968-05-30 Detroit Tigers 7 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Joe Sparma Rickey Clark Fred Lasher 14,890 2:58
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Baltimore Orioles 5 Chicago White Sox 0 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dave Leonhard Bob Priddy -- 12,755 2:19
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Cleveland Indians 3 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Sam McDowell Jim Kaat -- 25,843 2:22
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Washington Senators II 4 New York Yankees 13 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Stan Bahnsen Joe Coleman -- 0 2:30
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Washington Senators II 6 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Camilo Pascual Fred Talbot Darold Knowles 28,197 2:09
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Boston Red Sox 2 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Lew Krausse Dick Ellsworth -- 19,964 2:18
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Houston Astros 11 Atlanta Braves 0 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mike Cuellar Ron Reed -- 14,145 2:40
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Crosley Field Claude Osteen Gerry Arrigo Jack Billingham 8,895 2:54
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 New York Mets 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Forbes Field Jerry Koosman Jim Bunning Cal Koonce 0 2:56
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 New York Mets 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Forbes Field Dick Selma Bob Veale Al Jackson 19,779 2:39
1968 reg season 1968-05-30 San Francisco Giants 0 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Steve Carlton Ray Sadecki -- 23,246 2:19
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 44 27 17 .614 0.0 183 131 52 W3 15-10 12-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 44 26 18 .591 1.0 171 132 39 W1 13-7 13-11 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 2.0 145 103 42 W1 14-14 11-7 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 44 24 20 .545 3.0 151 136 15 L1 12-8 12-12 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 5.5 142 136 6 W3 10-10 11-14 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 6.0 154 174 -20 L3 11-14 10-9 6 6 13 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 6.5 142 158 -16 L1 10-12 11-12 7 7 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 7.0 146 182 -36 L3 9-7 12-18 8 8 17 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 42 17 25 .405 9.0 104 127 -23 L1 8-15 9-10 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 44 17 27 .386 10.0 136 195 -59 W1 9-14 8-13 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 0.0 162 163 -1 L1 13-11 13-9 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 40 21 19 .525 2.0 129 130 -1 W1 9-14 12-5 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 44 23 21 .523 2.0 151 129 22 W1 8-11 15-10 3 3 7 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 2.5 121 141 -20 L1 9-9 13-12 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 45 23 22 .511 2.5 169 192 -23 L1 11-13 12-9 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 3.0 181 168 13 L1 10-8 11-15 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 48 23 25 .479 4.0 127 140 -13 W1 14-13 9-12 7 7 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 4.0 142 150 -8 W1 7-16 13-6 8 8 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 43 20 23 .465 4.5 125 110 15 W2 9-12 11-11 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 41 18 23 .439 5.5 147 131 16 L3 9-12 9-11 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)