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Wednesday, September 11,1968

Wednesday, September 11,1968

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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 1968-09-11 Detroit Tigers 8 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim John Hiller George Brunet -- 9,261 2:25
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Cleveland Indians 1 Minnesota Twins 0 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Vicente Romo Ron Perranoski Horacio Pina 7,547 3:20
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Chicago White Sox 2 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Joe Horlen -- 8,495 2:25
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Boston Red Sox 2 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jack Aker Jim Lonborg -- 5,393 3:16
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Baltimore Orioles 6 Washington Senators II 1 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Jim Hardin Camilo Pascual -- 0 2:31
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Baltimore Orioles 4 Washington Senators II 1 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Moe Drabowsky Bob Humphreys Pete Richert 3,507 2:52
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 San Francisco Giants 1 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pat Jarvis Juan Marichal -- 8,196 2:10
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 New York Mets 1 Chicago Cubs 0 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jim McAndrew Fergie Jenkins Cal Koonce 3,552 2:13
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Houston Astros 1 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Crosley Field Gary Nolan Denny Lemaster -- 0 2:01
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Houston Astros 6 Cincinnati Reds 11 box | pbp Crosley Field Ted Abernathy Steve Shea Clay Carroll 2,560 3:02
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Forbes Field Gary Wagner Al McBean Turk Farrell 0 3:42
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Philadelphia Phillies 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Forbes Field Steve Blass Rick Wise Luke Walker 2,789 2:50
1968 reg season 1968-09-11 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Gibson Mike Kekich -- 18,835 1:57
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 149 93 56 .624 0.0 609 456 153 W3 43-34 50-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 147 85 62 .578 7.0 536 451 85 W2 40-32 45-30 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 147 78 69 .531 14.0 562 563 -1 L2 36-39 42-30 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 151 80 71 .530 14.0 482 476 6 W3 40-36 39-36 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 148 77 71 .520 15.5 498 470 28 W6 38-34 38-38 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 149 77 72 .517 16.0 518 496 22 W2 36-36 40-37 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 147 69 78 .469 23.0 514 496 18 L3 32-40 37-38 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 148 63 85 .426 29.5 462 567 -105 L3 32-41 31-44 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 148 61 87 .412 31.5 424 477 -53 L5 28-47 33-40 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 146 57 89 .390 34.5 474 627 -153 L2 27-49 30-40 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 148 91 57 .615 0.0 533 431 102 W1 47-25 44-32 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 148 79 69 .534 12.0 528 486 42 L1 43-34 36-35 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 146 77 69 .527 13.0 633 607 26 W3 37-30 39-40 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 149 77 72 .517 14.5 566 572 -6 L1 34-38 42-35 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 131 64 67 .489 18.5 412 440 -28 W1 29-34 35-33 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 128 62 66 .484 19.0 418 429 -11 L3 28-39 34-27 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 146 69 77 .473 21.0 498 559 -61 L1 35-41 34-36 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 144 65 79 .451 24.0 410 462 -52 L1 32-41 33-38 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 149 67 82 .450 24.5 435 448 -13 W1 37-38 29-45 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 127 57 70 .449 23.5 427 426 1 W1 31-35 26-35 10 10 17 -- dnq
20 record(s)