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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 23-30L19.59918100 000 100 261
Pittsburgh Pirates 21-30W110.5101020001 422 04x 13172
Date of Game:  Saturday, June 15, 1968
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Freddie Patek - 1st career home run, 1st career RBI

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Daviscf26.237410010.214491921120
    Ivan Murrellrf23.052501001.0872547010
    Rusty Staub1b24.075402000.329547213310
    Jimmy Wynnlf26.095301110.250536065176
    Bob Aspromonte3b29.361300010.234509991220
    Julio Gotay2b29.006400000.23433299060
    Dave Adleshc24.336200001.2561275040
        Tom Dukesp25.288000000.000723000
        Byron Browneph25.170000010.1827138010
        Fred Gladdingp31.352000000.0002219000
        Jim Rayp23.196000000.3331518000
    Hector Torresss22.272401000.2164040070
    Don Wilsonp23.123201000.2761543030
        John Buzhardtp31.302000000.00015291000
        Ron Brandc28.154110011.13813314020
    Totals: 3226153.1883904025 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Maury Wills3b35.256412101.27051132101717
        Jose Pagan3b33.041100001.18426891040
    Gary Kolblf28.094522000.29218204010
    Roberto Clementerf33.301420110.2584917427230
        Manny Motarf30.117000000.266365920113
    Donn Clendenon1b32.336312121.251538405274
    Matty Aloucf29.175523200.355427570105
    Bill Mazeroski2b31.283422111.2355217002152
    Freddie Patekss23.249412400.15088141
    Jerry Mayc24.184513300.259522071160
    Bob Vealep32.231511002.08814191000
    Totals: 4013171346.4254018453 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Matty Alou (7), Hector Torres (6), Bob Veale (1), Maury Wills (3)
    HR:  Jerry May (1), Freddie Patek (1)
    RBIs:  Matty Alou 2 (10), Roberto Clemente (23), Donn Clendenon (27), Jerry May 3 (16), Bill Mazeroski (15), Freddie Patek 4 (4), Maury Wills (17), Jimmy Wynn (17)
    SB:  Maury Wills (17)
    SH:  Dave Adlesh (1)
    GDP:  Jerry May (4), Hector Torres (4)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Don Wilson  (L 4-8)23.12338550224.191.410001444
    John Buzhardt31.30221202102.451.0900015300
    Tom Dukes25.28824220206.302.10000723
    Fred Gladding31.352024420036.004.000002219
    Jim Ray23.19612000104.181.320001519
    Pitching Totals:8171311462 00053605

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Veale  (W 3-7)32.23196215302.091.2200014196
    Pitching Totals:9621530 00014196

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Don Wilson; Fred Gladding 2; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Wilson 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Tom Dukes 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Bob Veale 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Wilson 17;  John Buzhardt 10;  Tom Dukes 10;  Fred Gladding 4;  Jim Ray 4;  Bob Veale 38; 
    Time of Game:  2:51    Attendance:  5,005
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Al Barlick  2B  Stan Landes  3B  Ed Vargo 

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