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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 34-40W1130 101 205 13161
Atlanta Braves 37-38L2004 103 100 9162
Date of Game:  Friday, July 05, 1968
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • John Bateman - 500th career game
  • Clete Boyer - 4 hits
  • Nate Colbert - 1st career stolen base
  • Rusty Staub - 4 walks

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Norm Millerrf22.150522100.217241081101
    Hector Torresss22.292603200.23961610110
        Dick Simpsonpr24.343010000.17040211492
        Julio Gotay2b29.026000000.22040306061
    Rusty Staub1b24.095221240.320757425450
    Jimmy Wynncf26.115512201.267726258256
    Denis Menke2b-ss27.349611301.256657242252
    Doug Rader3b23.340623101.25237843130
    Nate Colbertlf22.087511011.176524021
    John Batemanc27.349423110.232475003141
    Mike Cuellarp31.058200002.19414146110
        Jim Rayp23.216100001.1112124000
        Tom Dukesp25.308000000.0001329000
        Lee Thomasph32.151110000.19842971182
        Danny Coombsp26.104000000.0001352000
        John Buzhardtp31.322000000.00018294000
        Bob Aspromonteph30.016100000.2315710061240
        Wade Blasingamep24.226000000.00016117000
    Totals: 4413161267.3646606024 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felipe Aloucf33.054623200.2947413177254
    Clete Boyer3b31.146624300.2326113964152
    Hank Aaronrf34.150512210.234732025164012
    Joe Torrec27.352501200.284469367250
    Deron Johnson1b29.353501001.184667344140
    Tommie Aaronlf28.335302000.250422581100
        Tito Franconaph34.243000010.2945314782192
        Mike Lumlf22.251101000.2165564160
    Felix Millan2b24.319500000.280631350134
    Marty Martinezss26.316321020.20741120022
        Ted Davidsonp28.275010010.00026113000
        Cecil Upshawp25.256100000.2002455000
        Claude Raymondp31.059211000.16716285000
        Dick Kelleyp28.179000000.0671186000
    Totals: 42916951.3816519002 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Clete Boyer (7), Norm Miller (6), Hector Torres (7)
    3B:  Clete Boyer (2)
    HR:  Hank Aaron (16), John Bateman (3), Denis Menke (2), Doug Rader (3), Rusty Staub (5)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron 2 (40), Felipe Alou 2 (25), John Bateman (14), Clete Boyer 3 (15), Denis Menke 3 (25), Norm Miller (10), Doug Rader (13), Rusty Staub 2 (45), Joe Torre 2 (25), Hector Torres 2 (11), Jimmy Wynn 2 (25)
    SB:  Nate Colbert (1), Marty Martinez (2), Felix Millan (4), Norm Miller (1)
    SH:  Cecil Upshaw (3)
    SF:  Jimmy Wynn (2)
    GDP:  Joe Torre (5)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Cuellar31.0583.28551012.141.1800014146
    Jim Ray23.2161.22221003.211.290002125
    Tom Dukes25.3080.23111105.822.060001329
    Danny Coombs26.1040.11100005.251.500001354
    John Buzhardt  (W 1-2)31.3221.22002003.601.3600018303
    Wade Blasingame  (Sv 1)24.22610000004.671.2600016120
    Pitching Totals:91698511 00095677

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ron Reed25.2451.24442203.361.030001722
    Ted Davidson28.27523111116.671.7800026112
    Cecil Upshaw25.2562.24311212.290.930002455
    Claude Raymond  (L 2-3)31.0592.15552122.731.2400016281
    Dick Kelley28.1790.10000103.111.360001389
    Pitching Totals:9161311674 00096559

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Cuellar 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Tom Dukes 0-0-0;  Danny Coombs 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Wade Blasingame 0-0-0;  Ron Reed 0-0-0;  Ted Davidson 0-0-0;  Cecil Upshaw 0-0-0;  Claude Raymond 0-0-0;  Dick Kelley 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Cuellar 20;  Jim Ray 8;  Tom Dukes 6;  Danny Coombs 3;  John Buzhardt 8;  Wade Blasingame 3;  Ron Reed 11;  Ted Davidson 10;  Cecil Upshaw 14;  Claude Raymond 16;  Dick Kelley 1; 
    Time of Game:  3:17    Attendance:  17,390
    Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  Bob Engel  3B  Al Barlick 


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