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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 0-1L1000 013 000 483
Cincinnati Reds 1-0W1000 150 03x 9113
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 10, 1968
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Arcia - 1st career game

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Lou Johnsonrf33.200511000.2001485000
    Don Kessingerss25.267413000.7501401000
    Billy Williamslf29.299400000.00011138000
    Ron Santo3b28.045311110.33311207010
    Ernie Banks1b37.069411000.25011987000
    Randy Hundleyc25.313402300.5001307030
    Jose Arcia2b24.232200000.00011000
        Dick Nenph28.199100001.0001281000
        Lee Elia2b30.268100000.000181000
    Adolfo Phillipscf26.115400000.0001314000
    Joe Niekrop23.154200000.000136000
        Pete Mikkelsenp28.168000000.0001195000
        Al Spanglerph34.276100001.0001716000
        Bobby Tiefenauerp38.182000000.0001162000
        John Stephensonph26.362100000.0001181000
    Totals: 3648412.222157492 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Pete Roserf26.361411100.2501760010
    Alex Johnsonlf25.124510001.0001247000
    Vada Pinsoncf29.242422201.50011425020
    Tony Perez3b25.331412301.5001372130
    Lee May1b25.018412000.5001158000
    Don Pavletichc29.271300001.0001366000
    Tommy Helms2b26.340412200.5001299120
    Leo Cardenasss29.114411000.25011021000
    Milt Pappasp28.335211000.5001319000
        George Culverp24.277000000.000158000
    Totals: 34911804.324105025 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ernie Banks (1), Lee May (1), Vada Pinson (1)
    3B:  Randy Hundley (1)
    HR:  Tommy Helms (1), Tony Perez (1)
    RBIs:  Tommy Helms 2 (2), Randy Hundley 3 (3), Tony Perez 3 (3), Vada Pinson 2 (2), Pete Rose (1), Ron Santo (1)
    SH:  George Culver 2 (2), Don Pavletich (1)
    SF:  Pete Rose (1)
    GDP:  Ernie Banks (1), Ron Santo (1)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Joe Niekro  (L 0-1)23.1544.16530106.751.50000137
    Pete Mikkelsen28.1681.22110114.501.000001195
    Bobby Tiefenauer38.18223320219.001.500001162
    Pitching Totals:81196042 0003394

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Milt Pappas  (W 1-0)28.3355.17430005.401.400001332
    George Culver  (Sv 1)24.2773.21001200.000.50000159
    Pitching Totals:9843120 0002391

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Niekro 0-0-0;  Pete Mikkelsen 0-0-0;  Bobby Tiefenauer 0-0-0;  Milt Pappas 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Niekro 21;  Pete Mikkelsen 7;  Bobby Tiefenauer 10;  Milt Pappas 24;  George Culver 13; 
    Time of Game:  2:26    Attendance:  28,111
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Tony Venzon  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Paul Pryor 

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