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Chicago Cubs 68-63L2000 010 000 162
Houston Astros 58-58W5020 011 01x 580
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 24, 1968
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Don Kessingerss26.038400002.2541295290279
Glenn Beckert2b27.316403000.2841275762296
Billy Williamsrf30.070300010.286131126822794
Ernie Banks1b37.205411100.255121210726692
Ron Santo3b28.181400001.247130133620723
Willie Smithlf29.194300002.252674492170
Randy Hundleyc26.084301001.2401284347601
Adolfo Phillipscf26.251301001.2441124259259
Ken Holtzmanp22.294200000.1232775030
    Al Spanglerph35.047100000.282757901140
    Jack Lamabep31.325000000.20037276001
Totals: 3116117.19410848265 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

Jose Herrerarf26.138501100.136712030
Hector Torresss22.342500002.2191041041202
Jimmy Wynncf26.165212020.25611366618489
Rusty Staub1b24.145200001.3081187855571
Denis Menke2b28.034312111.2521087674424
Bob Aspromonte3b30.066300010.2459310421341
John Batemanc28.034322010.255825354291
Dick Simpsonlf25.027411001.202722435174
Dave Giustip28.271100111.22626175090
Totals: 2858366.2867234329 

Game Stats


2B:  John Bateman (17)
3B:  Dick Simpson (2)
HR:  Ernie Banks (26)
RBIs:  Ernie Banks (69), Dave Giusti (9), Jose Herrera (3), Denis Menke (42)
CS: Glenn Beckert (3), Jimmy Wynn (12)
SH:  Dave Giusti (3), Rusty Staub (4)
GDP:  Bob Aspromonte (12), Jose Herrera (1)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Ken Holtzman  (L 9-10)22.29476426503.361.300002776
Jack Lamabe31.32512110104.501.5700037279
Pitching Totals:8853660 00064355

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

Dave Giusti  (W 8-8)28.27196111712.591.1100025164
Pitching Totals:9611171 00025164

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Ken Holtzman; Jack Lamabe; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken Holtzman 0-0-0;  Jack Lamabe 0-0-0;  Dave Giusti 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Ken Holtzman 33;  Jack Lamabe 5;  Dave Giusti 32; 
Time of Game:  2:31    Attendance:  29,548
Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Ken Burkhart  2B  Harry Wendelstedt  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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