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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 13-13W1010 000 200 3122
St. Louis Cardinals 18-10L1100 100 000 271
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 12, 1968
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Gibson - 10 Strikeouts

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Daviscf26.203501002.17524167170
    Norm Millerrf22.096410001.21718102180
    Jimmy Wynnlf26.061412011.23325578493
    Rusty Staub1b24.041511000.333266932190
    Bob Aspromonte3b29.327502000.244239721110
    Denis Menke2b-ss27.295402210.32420679190
    Dave Adleshc24.302402001.600265000
    Hector Torresss22.238402002.2661818020
        Ivan Murrellpr23.018000000.0611537010
        Julio Gotay2b28.338000000.22219285020
    Larry Dierkerp21.232300003.000776000
    Totals: 383122210.3161973672 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf28.329400002.23828925384
    Curt Floodcf30.114412000.3482814643174
    Bobby Tolan1b22.174400000.15413183010
    Roger Marisrf33.244402100.242191375280
        Dick Simpsonpr24.289000000.30318189260
    Mike Shannon3b28.312311100.271285496150
    Johnny Edwardsc29.336401000.2929759030
    Julian Javier2b31.276300002.262261091083
        Orlando Cepedaph30.237100000.2522814034171
    Dal Maxvillss29.083201000.21726549010
        Dave Rickettsph32.305100000.333672010
        Dick Schofieldss33.125000000.348131006030
    Bob Gibsonp32.185200001.1677343000
        Tim McCarverph26.208100000.253287382101
        Hal Gilsonp26.092000000.00055000
    Totals: 3327205.21228210651 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Curt Flood (4), Roger Maris (3)
    HR:  Mike Shannon (6)
    RBIs:  Roger Maris (8), Denis Menke 2 (9), Mike Shannon (15)
    SB:  Curt Flood (4), Jimmy Wynn (3)
    CS: Johnny Edwards (1), Curt Flood (1)
    SH:  Larry Dierker (3), Mike Shannon (1)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Dierker  (W 3-4)21.23297210512.891.13000779
    Pitching Totals:9721051 000779

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson  (L 3-2)32.1858113221001.430.950007287
    Hal Gilson26.09211000000.001.0000055
    Pitching Totals:912322100 00012292

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Hal Gilson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Dierker 34;  Bob Gibson 38;  Hal Gilson 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:02    Attendance:  19,085
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Al Barlick  2B  Stan Landes  3B  Ed Vargo 


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