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Friday, July 12,1968

Friday, July 12,1968

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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 1968-07-12 Washington Senators II 2 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Hardin Camilo Pascual Pete Richert 10,403 2:30
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Boston Red Sox 3 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Gary Bell Tom Murphy Sparky Lyle 18,314 2:08
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 New York Yankees 2 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Barber Tommy John -- 13,759 2:17
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Detroit Tigers 5 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Denny McLain Jim Kaat -- 27,342 2:29
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Cleveland Indians 6 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Sam McDowell Catfish Hunter Vicente Romo 8,177 3:07
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 Atlanta Braves 7 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Britton Don Drysdale -- 21,615 2:24
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 San Francisco Giants 11 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Crosley Field Bobby Bolin Clay Carroll Frank Linzy 17,972 3:07
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Chicago Cubs 0 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry Koosman Ken Holtzman -- 28,835 2:20
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Forbes Field Jeff James Jim Bunning John Boozer 9,206 2:20
1968 reg season 1968-07-12 Houston Astros 1 St. Louis Cardinals 8 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Gibson Denny Lemaster -- 28,944 2:00
10 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 86 56 30 .651 0.0 359 266 93 W1 24-18 32-12 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1968 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 89 49 40 .551 8.5 293 263 30 W1 22-21 26-20 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 82 45 37 .549 9.0 290 244 46 W3 20-19 25-18 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 83 44 39 .530 10.5 302 309 -7 W1 19-21 25-18 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Oakland Athletics franchise | log 85 41 44 .482 14.5 284 268 16 L1 20-25 20-20 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1968 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 83 40 43 .482 14.5 263 263 0 L1 20-28 20-15 6 6 12 -- dnq
1968 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 85 40 45 .471 15.5 268 333 -65 L1 19-22 21-23 7 7 14 -- dnq
1968 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 82 38 44 .463 16.0 262 288 -26 W2 19-21 19-23 8 8 15 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 80 34 46 .425 19.0 238 247 -9 L2 15-26 19-20 9 9 19 -- dnq
1968 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 79 30 49 .380 22.5 260 338 -78 L3 12-26 18-23 10 10 20 -- dnq
1968 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 86 55 31 .640 0.0 319 245 74 W2 29-16 26-15 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1968 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 84 43 41 .512 11.0 346 337 9 L3 22-20 20-22 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 86 44 42 .512 11.0 307 295 12 W2 22-18 22-24 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 81 41 40 .506 11.5 269 276 -7 W3 20-24 21-16 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 78 39 39 .500 12.0 232 258 -26 W2 16-19 23-20 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1968 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 85 41 44 .482 13.5 264 239 25 W1 21-20 20-24 6 6 11 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 87 41 46 .471 14.5 226 252 -26 L2 20-23 21-23 7 7 13 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 78 36 42 .462 15.0 262 284 -22 L2 13-23 23-19 8 8 16 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 87 40 47 .460 15.5 308 346 -38 L1 16-27 24-20 9 9 17 -- dnq
1968 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 78 35 43 .449 16.0 252 253 -1 L7 21-25 14-18 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Lindy McDaniel New York Yankees Hist Traded from San Francisco Giants to New York Yankees for Bill Monbouquette
Bill Monbouquette San Francisco Giants Hist Traded from New York Yankees to San Francisco Giants for Lindy McDaniel
2 record(s)