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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 2-6L4000 011 000 282
St. Louis Cardinals 6-3W1042 300 00x 9120
Date of Game:  Friday, April 19, 1968
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Plummer - 1st career game
  • Mike Torrez - 1st career hit
  • Mike Torrez - 1st career win
  • Hal Gilson - 1st career save

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Kessingerss25.276010030.3338408010
        Lee Eliass30.277201001.333282000
    Glenn Beckert2b27.189500000.2596455021
    Billy Williamslf29.308500000.31481145290
    Ron Santo3b28.054501101.27681214260
    Ernie Banks1b37.078402000.26581994260
    Lou Johnsonrf33.209400000.2616490011
    John Boccabellac26.294301010.3331140000
    Adolfo Phillipscf26.124312110.2968321360
    Rich Nyep23.258100001.000237000
        Bill Stonemanp24.012000000.000230000
        Al Spanglerph34.285100000.2226721010
        Bobby Tiefenauerp38.191000000.0005166000
        Ted Savageph32.058101000.2503364000
        Chuck Hartensteinp25.328000000.000455000
        Bill Plummerph21.029100001.00011000
        Ramon Hernandezp27.231000000.000247000
    Totals: 3528254.229807670 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf28.306501201.2739906143
    Julian Javier2b31.253511100.18491074012
    Curt Floodcf30.091522100.46591445052
    Orlando Cepeda1b30.214422201.410913842111
    Dick Simpsonrf24.266412300.4445176260
    Tim McCarverc26.185401000.2589719030
    Mike Shannon3b28.289211010.2509530260
        Phil Gagliano3b26.1131010001.0004339020
    Dal Maxvillss29.060310010.2299532000
    Mike Torrezp21.234311000.33325000
        Hal Gilsonp26.069100000.00022000
    Totals: 37912922.324767112 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ernie Banks 2 (5), Orlando Cepeda (4), Julian Javier (2)
    3B:  Lou Brock (1)
    HR:  Orlando Cepeda (2), Adolfo Phillips (3), Dick Simpson (2)
    RBIs:  Lou Brock 2 (4), Orlando Cepeda 2 (11), Curt Flood (5), Julian Javier (1), Adolfo Phillips (6), Ron Santo (6), Dick Simpson 3 (6)
    SB:  Curt Flood (2)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rich Nye  (L 0-1)23.2581.244200111.252.25000240
    Bill Stoneman24.0121.12221019.002.00000230
    Bobby Tiefenauer38.19125330206.751.880005166
    Chuck Hartenstein25.32821001005.401.40000454
    Ramon Hernandez27.23110000009.002.00000247
    Pitching Totals:81297222 00015337

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Torrez  (W 1-0)21.2345.27224112.001.4400025
    Hal Gilson  (Sv 1)26.0693.11001300.000.8000022
    Pitching Totals:9822541 00047

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rich Nye 0-0-0;  Bill Stoneman 0-0-0;  Bobby Tiefenauer 0-0-0;  Chuck Hartenstein 0-0-0;  Ramon Hernandez 0-0-0;  Mike Torrez 0-0-0;  Hal Gilson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rich Nye 10;  Bill Stoneman 7;  Bobby Tiefenauer 11;  Chuck Hartenstein 8;  Ramon Hernandez 3;  Mike Torrez 28;  Hal Gilson 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:32    Attendance:  13,129
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Tony Venzon  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Paul Pryor 


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