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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 78-71W1001 020 003 6130
Minnesota Twins 69-76L1100 000 000 153
Date of Game:  Monday, September 09, 1968
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Eddie Leon - 1st career game
  • Luis Tiant - 16 Strikeouts

  • Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jose Cardenalcf24.338523102.25714657174338
    Dave Nelson2b24.081401110.227757501411
    Richie Scheinblumrf25.308512101.222627010
    Joe Azcuec29.022502001.2781066634401
    Tony Horton1b23.277411011.24912135012543
    Lou Piniellalf25.012200000.00026000
        Jimmie Hallph30.176000010.210957972162
        Tommy Harperpr-lf27.330200000.2161207686256
    Max Alvis3b30.219512000.2241188727314
    Larry Brownss28.192301211.2391417116331
        Eddie Leonpr-ss22.029000000.00011000
    Luis Tiantp27.290511000.08432165030
    Totals: 40613546.3259635006 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Holtcf24.105400002.2086464080
    Rod Carew2b22.343401002.28011024713511
    Graig Nettlesrf24.020411102.31869570
    Bob Allison1b34.060401003.246129139819459
    Rich Rollins3b30.146401002.244848786273
    Frank Kostrolf31.036401002.22954254070
    Ron Clarkss25.238400000.193921171132
    Bruce Lookc25.092300012.2384848050
    Jim Merrittp24.275100001.14733115010
        Harmon Killebrewph32.072000010.20585151814350
        Ron Kellerpr25.098000000.00058000
        Dave Boswellp23.232000000.21832146140
        Johnny Roseboroph35.119000010.21312413997372
        Bob Millerp29.203000000.14339417010
    Totals: 32151316.1569056618 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Max Alvis (16), Larry Brown (17), Frank Kostro (2)
    3B:  Bob Allison (6), Jose Cardenal (6)
    HR:  Graig Nettles (5)
    RBIs:  Larry Brown 2 (33), Jose Cardenal (43), Dave Nelson (14), Graig Nettles (7), Richie Scheinblum (1)
    SB:  Dave Nelson (11)

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Luis Tiant  (W 20-9)27.290951131611.680.8700032171
    Pitching Totals:95113161 00032171

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Merritt  (L 10-16)24.27557330603.331.1100034118
    Dave Boswell23.23233003003.091.2400030126
    Bob Miller29.20313311003.141.2900039411
    Pitching Totals:91364460 000103655

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Jim Merritt; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Luis Tiant 0-0-0;  Jim Merritt 0-0-0;  Dave Boswell 0-0-0;  Bob Miller 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Luis Tiant 35;  Jim Merritt 22;  Dave Boswell 14;  Bob Miller 9; 
    Time of Game:  3:03    Attendance:  7,042
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Haller  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  Larry Napp  3B  Frank Umont 

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