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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 92-58W1002 120 201 8120
Houston Astros 63-67L1000 000 000 081
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 14, 1968
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Nelson Briles - 3 sacrifice hits

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf29.088422111.275147104454654
    Curt Floodcf30.239513101.296141157755611
    Roger Marisrf34.004500001.2599314494400
    Orlando Cepeda1b30.362532100.248145152016688
    Tim McCarverc26.333412200.2551198295474
    Mike Shannon3b29.071502102.26814566615761
    Julian Javier2b32.036501100.257133119834810
    Dal Maxvillss29.208210010.2481426651230
    Nelson Brilesp25.040100001.12030162030
    Totals: 36812726.33310959110 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Denis Menke2b28.055501001.2461237826495
    Norm Millerlf22.221301001.243621464205
    Jimmy Wynncf26.186401001.257128681205610
    Rusty Staubrf24.166401001.3011338005611
    Doug Rader3b24.046300010.255751225321
    Nate Colbert1b22.158402001.231928031
    Ron Brandc28.245300001.15639340041
        Tom Dukesp26.014000000.0003349000
        Wade Blasingamep24.297000000.00020121000
        Lee Thomasph32.222100001.1987310021112
    Leon McFaddenss24.141402000.25077000
    Larry Dierkerp21.357100001.0852695030
        John Mayberryph19.208100000.00033000
        Jim Rayp23.287000000.0713235000
        Hal Kingph-c24.226200001.2001630020
    Totals: 3508019.2297794241 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Curt Flood (17), Tim McCarver (15)
    3B:  Lou Brock (13), Orlando Cepeda (2), Tim McCarver (5)
    RBIs:  Lou Brock (46), Orlando Cepeda (68), Curt Flood (56), Julian Javier (48), Tim McCarver 2 (47), Mike Shannon (76)
    SB:  Lou Brock 2 (54), Orlando Cepeda (8)
    SH:  Nelson Briles 3 (9)
    SF:  Tim McCarver (4)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nelson Briles  (W 18-10)25.04098001902.481.2200031166
    Pitching Totals:9800190 00031166

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Dierker  (L 11-11)21.35756532303.061.210002698
    Jim Ray23.28723220202.741.140003135
    Tom Dukes26.01410000105.681.970003349
    Wade Blasingame24.29713110004.631.4300020124
    Pitching Totals:91286260 000110306

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Larry Dierker; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Nelson Briles 0-0-0;  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Tom Dukes 0-0-0;  Wade Blasingame 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Nelson Briles 37;  Larry Dierker 24;  Jim Ray 9;  Tom Dukes 4;  Wade Blasingame 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  16,324
    Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Chris Pelekoudas  2B  Doug Harvey  3B  John Kibler 


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