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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
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

 
Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
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

 
Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
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

 
Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Ken Holtzman  (L 9-10)22.29476426503.361.300002776
Jack Lamabe31.32512110104.501.5700037279
Pitching Totals:8853660 00064355

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

 
Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
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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