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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 63-71L1000 011 000 231
Cleveland Indians 73-64W1001 101 00x 352
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 28, 1968
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Cesar Tovarcf28.056311010.26413344953722
Rich Reese1b26.333401001.2611032253223
Rod Carew2b22.331300111.28910424113511
Tony Olivarf30.039300010.288125756186710
Bob Allisonlf34.048411100.254118138717438
Ron Clark3b-ss25.226400001.206841091132
Bruce Lookc25.080300002.2674141050
Rick Renickss24.165200001.18725252110
    Jim Holtph24.093100000.2165858080
    Frank Quilici3b29.109000000.248801590190
Dave Boswellp23.220200001.22229143140
    Johnny Roseboroph35.107100001.22011513907351
    Bob Millerp29.191000000.14335413010
Totals: 3023238.10010505396 

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Jose Cardenalcf24.326402201.25713556073836
Dave Nelson2b24.069400002.235707001310
Lee Mayelf33.260411001.300939833210
    Tommy Harperlf27.318000000.2141127606256
Tony Horton1b23.265201110.25211134012512
Joe Azcuec29.010200010.275956524361
    Duke Simsph-c27.084100001.24810629611411
Lou Johnsonrf33.340400000.2411125966349
Max Alvis3b30.207310011.2251068606274
Larry Brownss28.180211021.2291296996311
Luis Tiantp27.278200001.07930163030
    Vicente Romop25.138100000.1432828000
Totals: 2935358.17211276007 

Game Stats


2B:  Tony Horton (24)
HR:  Bob Allison (17)
RBIs:  Bob Allison (43), Jose Cardenal 2 (38), Rod Carew (35), Tony Horton (51)
SB:  Cesar Tovar (22)
CS: Cesar Tovar (12)
SH:  Vicente Romo (3)

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Dave Boswell  (L 9-11)23.22075324802.951.2100027123
Bob Miller29.19110001003.051.2400035407
Pitching Totals:8532580 00062530

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Luis Tiant27.27852111511.580.8600030169
Vicente Romo  (W 2-3)25.13841112301.540.840002828
Pitching Totals:9322381 00058197

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Dave Boswell; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Boswell 0-0-0;  Bob Miller 0-0-0;  Luis Tiant 0-0-0;  Vicente Romo 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Dave Boswell 32;  Bob Miller 4;  Luis Tiant 17;  Vicente Romo 16; 
Time of Game:  2:35    Attendance:  5,635
Umpires:   Home:   Al Salerno  1B  Emmett Ashford  2B  Bill Valentine  3B  Jim Honochick 

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