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Wednesday, June 26,1968

Wednesday, June 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 1968-06-26 Boston Red Sox 2 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave McNally Bill Landis -- 17,861 2:28
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Oakland Athletics 3 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck Dobson George Brunet -- 11,103 2:18
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Cleveland Indians 2 Washington Senators II 8 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Camilo Pascual Steve Hargan -- 4,846 2:09
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Boozer Jim Britton Turk Farrell 10,128 2:44
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 New York Mets 6 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Crosley Field Jim Maloney Dick Selma Ted Abernathy 8,580 2:35
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Chicago Cubs 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Dave Giusti Bill Hands -- 13,734 2:11
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Don Drysdale Mike McCormick -- 11,453 2:27
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Gibson Al McBean -- 0 1:53
1968 reg season 1968-06-26 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Steve Blass Larry Jaster Ron Kline 30,641 2:27
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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
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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 73 46 27 .630 0.0 293 209 84 W3 23-17 23-10 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 75 40 35 .533 7.0 231 215 16 L1 18-19 21-17 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 68 36 32 .529 7.5 251 212 39 W2 18-17 18-15 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 69 36 33 .522 8.0 225 212 13 W2 17-19 19-14 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 71 37 34 .521 8.0 236 207 29 W1 17-16 19-19 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 69 34 35 .493 10.0 245 264 -19 L3 18-20 16-15 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 71 34 37 .479 11.0 219 267 -48 L1 14-15 20-22 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 69 31 38 .449 13.0 227 251 -24 L2 16-19 15-19 8 8 16 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 68 30 38 .441 13.5 193 206 -13 L1 11-20 19-18 9 9 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 67 26 41 .388 17.0 222 299 -77 W1 12-24 14-17 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 73 45 28 .616 0.0 256 201 55 L1 21-14 24-14 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 73 39 34 .534 6.0 262 251 11 L1 20-18 19-16 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 8.0 215 213 2 W1 14-21 19-11 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 66 33 33 .500 8.5 189 215 -26 L1 13-15 20-18 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 74 37 37 .500 8.5 195 207 -12 W1 19-21 18-16 5 5 10 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 72 36 36 .500 8.5 299 289 10 W1 15-17 20-20 6 6 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 70 34 36 .486 9.5 226 196 30 L1 17-16 17-20 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 65 30 35 .462 11.0 206 226 -20 W4 10-21 20-14 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 63 28 35 .444 12.0 203 205 -2 W1 14-20 14-15 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 71 31 40 .437 13.0 239 287 -48 L6 15-25 16-15 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)