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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 15-7W1011 002 412 11170
San Francisco Giants 11-10L1104 000 001 684
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 04, 1968
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Julian Javier - 1000th career hit
  • Dick Schofield - 4 hits
  • Mike Torrez - 1st career RBI

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf28.321501010.24022919374
    Julian Javier2b31.268533000.259201085043
    Curt Floodcf30.106411001.3782214583173
    Orlando Cepeda1b30.229522100.3102213974161
    Mike Shannon3b28.304532101.282225435130
    Tim McCarverc26.200512100.276227322101
    Dick Simpsonrf24.281301002.23813184260
        Roger Marisph-rf33.236100010.222171373270
    Dick Schofieldss33.117514301.46791002030
    Dick Hughesp30.080100001.000450000
        Larry Jasterp24.112000000.000567000
        Ed Spiezioph26.185000010.0003106000
        Mike Torrezp21.249301101.28647010
        Joe Hoernerp31.173000000.0007129000
    Totals: 421117737.4051929052 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jesus Alourf26.041512000.26020533080
    Ron Hunt2b27.070411011.22519588012
    Willie Mayscf36.364321120.3072022275140
    Willie McCovey1b30.114512400.3002110966172
    Jim Ray Hartlf26.186200000.284216555111
        Ty Clinelf28.324100000.06211556020
    Jim Davenport3b34.260400001.240201265180
    Dick Dietzc26.228400000.083776000
    Hal Lanierss25.304301001.23219576030
        Jack Hiattph25.281100000.31016156160
    Ray Sadeckip27.129200011.0676265000
        Frank Linzyp27.231000000.0009182000
        Ron Herbelp30.108000000.0003161000
        Lindy McDanielp32.143000000.0003624000
        Dave Marshallph25.110111000.2381112022
    Totals: 3568544.2292068972 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Hal Lanier (3), Willie McCovey (2), Dick Schofield (2), Mike Shannon (3)
    HR:  Willie Mays (5), Tim McCarver (2), Willie McCovey (6)
    RBIs:  Orlando Cepeda (16), Willie Mays (14), Tim McCarver (10), Willie McCovey 4 (17), Dick Schofield 3 (3), Mike Shannon (13), Mike Torrez (1)
    SB:  Julian Javier (3)
    GDP:  Orlando Cepeda (3), Julian Javier (1)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Hughes30.0802.124431112.861.71000447
    Larry Jaster24.1121.22110213.001.89000569
    Mike Torrez  (W 2-1)21.2494.24111102.651.6500047
    Joe Hoerner  (Sv 5)31.1730.10000000.000.290007129
    Pitching Totals:9866442 00020252

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Sadecki  (L 3-2)27.1296.110661601.501.020005259
    Frank Linzy27.2310.23101101.641.000009182
    Ron Herbel30.1081.24321016.002.670003166
    Lindy McDaniel32.1430.100000054.008.000003631
    Pitching Totals:917108371 000201238

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Joe Hoerner; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Hughes 0-0-0;  Larry Jaster 0-0-0;  Mike Torrez 0-0-0;  Joe Hoerner 0-0-0;  Ray Sadecki 0-0-0;  Frank Linzy 0-0-0;  Ron Herbel 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dick Hughes 12;  Larry Jaster 7;  Mike Torrez 20;  Joe Hoerner 1;  Ray Sadecki 30;  Frank Linzy 6;  Ron Herbel 10;  Lindy McDaniel 1; 
    Time of Game:  3:06    Attendance:  17,485
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Wendelstedt  1B  Bill Jackowski  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Ken Burkhart 

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