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Pittsburgh Pirates 49-57W1001 002 001 4100
Houston Astros 48-55L1000 020 100 383
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 08, 1968
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Matty Aloucf29.229412010.3279581002313
Freddie Patekss23.303511101.2172121264
Roberto Clementerf33.355301021.27392178510352
Donn Clendenon1b33.024512101.27210889512537
Manny Motalf30.171412000.296756310204
Jose Pagan3b33.095401102.18653918290
Gene Alley2b28.029301010.2249360922610
Jerry Mayc24.238400001.227972521290
Bob Vealep32.285200002.07125202000
    Ron Klinep36.152100000.00035627000
    Maury Willsph35.310100000.277106137602234
    Roy Facep40.170000000.00028721000
Totals: 36410348.2788288847 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

 
Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Dick Simpsonrf25.011400011.188652365174
Hector Torresss22.326301000.22591910172
    Norm Millerph22.184100000.221431272143
    Julio Gotay2b29.060000000.23853319181
Rusty Staub1b24.129300002.2991057725501
Jimmy Wynncf26.149300011.24610065313429
Doug Rader3b24.009401000.238571043221
Denis Menke2b-ss28.018323110.261957544344
Bob Aspromontelf30.050311010.2448310321291
John Batemanc28.018301200.245705233241
Mike Cuellarp31.092201000.19518150120
    Lee Thomasph32.185100000.18755984192
Totals: 3038344.2678355745 

Game Stats

 

2B:  John Bateman (14), Donn Clendenon (14), Denis Menke (16)
HR:  Denis Menke (4), Freddie Patek (2)
RBIs:  John Bateman 2 (24), Donn Clendenon (53), Denis Menke (34), Jose Pagan (9), Freddie Patek (6)
CS: Jose Pagan (2)
SH:  John Bateman (3), Mike Cuellar (2), Rusty Staub (3)
GDP:  Norm Miller (3), Doug Rader (6)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Veale32.2855.14223312.141.2200025207
Ron Kline  (W 8-1)36.1522.24111101.541.0400035639
Roy Face  (Sv 11)40.17010000002.061.0300028719
Pitching Totals:9833441 000881565

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

 
Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Mike Cuellar  (L 6-7)31.092910434812.041.1100019151
Pitching Totals:91043481 00019151

Other Game Information

 

Wild Pitches:  Mike Cuellar; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Veale 0-0-0;  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Mike Cuellar 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bob Veale 22;  Ron Kline 12;  Roy Face 3;  Mike Cuellar 40; 
Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  14,851
Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  Bob Engel  3B  Al Barlick 


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