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Monday, September 23,1968

Monday, September 23,1968

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Games on this date
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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 1968-09-23 Detroit Tigers 1 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Roger Nelson Denny McLain Pete Richert 7,559 2:27
1968 reg season 1968-09-23 Minnesota Twins 3 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dean Chance Clyde Wright -- 6,562 1:54
1968 reg season 1968-09-23 Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland Athletics 5 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Nash Jack Fisher -- 2,724 2:12
1968 reg season 1968-09-23 Boston Red Sox 5 Washington Senators II 6 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Steve Jones Juan Pizarro -- 2,370 4:12
1968 reg season 1968-09-23 Cincinnati Reds 9 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Forbes Field Bill Kelso Ron Kline Clay Carroll 0 3:09
1968 reg season 1968-09-23 Cincinnati Reds 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Forbes Field Ron Kline Bill Kelso -- 4,232 2:55
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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
  • 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 159 101 58 .635 0.0 658 478 180 L2 45-36 56-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 158 90 68 .570 10.5 566 485 81 W3 44-38 46-30 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 157 84 73 .535 16.0 593 591 2 L1 39-40 45-33 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 157 84 73 .535 16.0 504 490 14 W2 40-36 43-38 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 158 81 77 .513 19.5 519 504 15 L6 42-37 38-41 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 158 80 78 .506 20.5 545 526 19 W1 38-42 41-37 6 6 10 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 157 76 81 .484 24.0 543 523 20 W3 35-41 41-40 7 7 11 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 157 66 91 .420 34.0 485 593 -108 L3 35-46 31-45 8 8 18 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 157 64 93 .408 36.0 442 513 -71 L3 28-48 36-45 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 156 61 95 .391 38.5 506 658 -152 W2 28-49 33-46 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 157 94 63 .599 0.0 563 462 101 L4 50-31 44-32 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 158 85 73 .538 9.5 579 513 66 W1 43-34 42-39 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 158 82 76 .519 12.5 678 658 20 L1 42-37 39-40 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 158 80 78 .506 14.5 592 600 -8 L3 37-44 42-35 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 139 67 72 .482 18.0 424 472 -48 L1 32-39 35-33 5 5 12 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 18.0 439 460 -21 W1 28-39 37-31 6 6 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 154 73 81 .474 19.5 444 481 -37 W4 32-41 41-40 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 138 65 73 .471 19.5 470 445 25 W1 35-37 30-36 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 157 73 84 .465 21.0 523 601 -78 L1 35-41 38-43 9 9 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 158 72 86 .456 22.5 458 478 -20 W1 40-39 31-48 10 10 17 -- dnq
20 record(s)