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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 49-58L1000 010 000 172
Houston Astros 49-55W1101 002 01x 580
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 11, 1968
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Maury Wills3b35.313200030.276107137702235
Freddie Patekss23.306300002.2062222264
    Manny Jimenezph29.265100001.31843395050
    Bill Mazeroski2b31.340100000.24810117493282
Matty Aloucf29.232101000.3299681102313
    Manny Motaph-cf30.174301101.297766320214
    Steve Blassp26.115000000.0951996050
Roberto Clementerf33.358401001.27293178610352
Willie Stargelllf28.158401002.2468470717494
Donn Clendenon1b33.027401001.27210989612537
Gene Alley2b-ss28.032300010.2229461022610
Jerry Mayc24.241401000.227982531290
Tommie Siskp26.121211000.11120218000
    Gary Kolbph-cf28.151100010.21248234141
Totals: 3317158.21210109786 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

 
Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Norm Millerrf22.187321010.224441282144
Hector Torresss22.329300000.22392920172
Rusty Staub1b24.132411100.2991067735511
Jimmy Wynnlf26.152110021.24610165413429
Doug Rader3b24.012412000.244581053221
Denis Menke2b28.021301210.261967554364
John Batemanc28.021401100.246715243251
Dick Simpsoncf25.014302000.196662375174
Larry Dierkerp21.323200002.0772291030
    Dave Giustip28.258100001.21423172060
Totals: 2858444.2866793531 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Denis Menke (17), Manny Mota (9), Dick Simpson (7)
3B:  Donn Clendenon (3), Norm Miller (1)
RBIs:  John Bateman (25), Denis Menke 2 (36), Manny Mota (21), Rusty Staub (51)
SB:  Norm Miller (4), Maury Wills (35)
CS: Jimmy Wynn (9)
SH:  Hector Torres (10), Jimmy Wynn (4)
GDP:  Willie Stargell (8)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Tommie Sisk  (L 4-4)26.12165443303.361.3700020223
Steve Blass26.11523111102.731.2800020106
Pitching Totals:8855440 00040329

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

 
Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Larry Dierker  (W 11-8)21.3236.15115502.951.220002294
Dave Giusti  (Sv 1)28.2582.22000302.561.1100022161
Pitching Totals:9711580 00044255

Other Game Information

 

Wild Pitches:  Tommie Sisk; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tommie Sisk 0-0-0;  Steve Blass 0-0-0;  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Dave Giusti 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Tommie Sisk 25;  Steve Blass 9;  Larry Dierker 28;  Dave Giusti 10; 
Time of Game:  2:08    Attendance:  16,892
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Vargo  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Al Barlick  3B  Stan Landes 


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