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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 25-32W2203 000 100 671
New York Mets 29-33L2005 000 000 5103
Date of Game:  Tuesday, June 18, 1968
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Ray - 1st career win

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Julio Gotay2b29.009522000.22436302061
    Dick Simpsonrf-cf24.326421011.23229200381
    Jimmy Wynncf26.098210000.254576106186
        Bob Watsonlf22.069200101.1672025141
    Rusty Staub1b24.078111330.326587254350
    Lee Thomaslf-rf32.134401200.24132961172
    Doug Rader3b23.323300011.2582067280
    Dave Adleshc24.339401000.2341477040
    Hector Torresss22.275401000.2344444070
    Wade Blasingamep24.209000010.0009110000
        John Buzhardtp31.305000000.00016292000
        Jim Rayp23.199300000.1671619000
        Fred Gladdingp31.355000000.0003220000
    Totals: 3267663.2193543652 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

     
    New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bud Harrelsonss24.012413010.20736239020
    Phil Linz2b29.014401010.15922463010
    Cleon Joneslf25.318510101.250553595166
    Jerry Grotec25.255311021.310563991120
    Ed Charles3b35.050512101.298478709252
    J.C. Martin1b31.187401100.311246740170
    Tommie Ageerf-cf25.313301011.183514083102
    Don Boschcf25.338300000.1413077230
        Art Shamskyph-rf26.247100001.248442803181
    Don Cardwellp32.194311001.10010308120
        Ron Taylorp30.187000000.00019286000
        Ken Boswellph22.115100001.2304152496
        Cal Kooncep27.212000000.00019204000
    Totals: 36510357.2784544619 

    Game Stats

     

    HR:  Rusty Staub (4)
    RBIs:  Ed Charles (25), Cleon Jones (16), J.C. Martin (17), Rusty Staub 3 (35), Lee Thomas 2 (7), Bob Watson (4)
    SB:  Julio Gotay (1), Cleon Jones (6), Dick Simpson (1)
    CS: Dick Simpson (2)
    SF:  Bob Watson (1)
    GDP:  Ed Charles (4), Jim Ray (1), Hector Torres (5)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Wade Blasingame24.20923332005.681.470009113
    John Buzhardt31.3050.12221003.271.2300016301
    Jim Ray  (W 1-2)23.19965002703.441.290001620
    Fred Gladding  (Sv 1)31.3550.200000018.002.000003220
    Pitching Totals:91055570 00044654

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

     
    New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Cardwell  (L 1-8)32.1946.14625213.181.2100010319
    Ron Taylor30.1871.22001102.861.1400019287
    Cal Koonce27.21211000001.060.9100019209
    Pitching Totals:9762631 00048815

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Jim Ray; 
    Balks:  Jim Ray; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Wade Blasingame 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Don Cardwell 0-0-0;  Ron Taylor 0-0-0;  Cal Koonce 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Wade Blasingame 11;  John Buzhardt 4;  Jim Ray 25;  Fred Gladding 1;  Don Cardwell 29;  Ron Taylor 7;  Cal Koonce 3; 
    Time of Game:  3:16    Attendance:  26,531
    Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Chris Pelekoudas  2B  (none)  3B  Doug Harvey 


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