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Tuesday, July 30,1968

Tuesday, July 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 1968-07-30 Baltimore Orioles 8 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Hardin Dick Ellsworth -- 33,136 2:53
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Washington Senators II 1 Cleveland Indians 10 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sam McDowell Bruce Howard Mike Paul 5,937 2:49
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 New York Yankees 0 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Earl Wilson Mel Stottlemyre Daryl Patterson 33,308 2:40
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Chuck Dobson Joe Horlen Jack Aker 11,161 2:32
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 San Francisco Giants 4 Chicago Cubs 10 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Hands Ray Sadecki -- 21,054 2:22
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Bill Singer Don Wilson Jim Brewer 16,702 2:20
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 St. Louis Cardinals 7 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Bob Gibson Dick Selma -- 34,835 2:02
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Cincinnati Reds 5 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Shibe Park Tony Cloninger Rick Wise Clay Carroll 7,213 2:32
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Atlanta Braves 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 box | pbp Forbes Field Steve Blass Ken Johnson Tommie Sisk 0 2:24
1968 reg season 1968-07-30 Atlanta Braves 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Forbes Field Ron Kline Phil Niekro -- 11,624 2:46
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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 104 64 40 .615 0.0 422 330 92 W1 30-24 34-16 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 106 59 47 .557 6.0 358 315 43 W1 29-25 29-23 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 101 56 45 .554 6.5 361 308 53 W1 25-24 31-21 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 101 54 47 .535 8.5 385 407 -22 L1 25-26 29-21 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 11.5 346 339 7 W1 25-27 26-25 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 101 48 53 .475 14.5 361 330 31 L3 21-31 27-22 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 102 48 54 .471 15.0 320 388 -68 W1 24-25 24-29 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 100 47 53 .470 15.0 325 346 -21 L1 23-26 24-27 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 99 44 55 .444 17.5 287 296 -9 L1 19-27 25-28 9 9 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 99 36 63 .364 25.5 322 428 -106 L1 16-36 20-27 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 105 69 36 .657 0.0 399 286 113 W2 33-18 36-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 100 53 47 .530 13.5 425 405 20 W4 28-22 24-26 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 16.0 355 348 7 L1 27-23 25-28 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 105 53 52 .505 16.0 381 395 -14 W1 25-30 28-22 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 95 46 49 .484 18.0 276 313 -37 L5 18-25 28-24 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 94 45 49 .479 18.5 307 320 -13 L1 19-27 26-22 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 102 48 54 .471 19.5 346 378 -32 L3 24-31 24-23 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 106 49 57 .462 20.5 313 310 3 L3 27-26 22-31 8 8 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 96 44 52 .458 20.5 315 314 1 W4 23-25 21-27 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 22.5 265 313 -48 W1 23-31 23-27 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)