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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 36-42L2000 000 100 131
St. Louis Cardinals 55-31W2101 010 05x 8150
Date of Game:  Friday, July 12, 1968
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Curt Flood - 4 hits
  • Bob Gibson - 3-hitter

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Norm Millerrf22.157400002.230281122121
    Hector Torresss22.299400000.23865650131
    Rusty Staub1b24.102411000.320797465460
    Jimmy Wynncf26.122300002.2657662910316
    Denis Menke2b27.356301101.256697282282
    Doug Rader3b23.347300001.23341883150
    Bob Aspromontelf30.023301000.2506110101260
    John Batemanc27.356300001.230515043141
    Denny Lemasterp29.137200001.02418198010
        Lee Thomasph32.158100000.19643972182
        Tom Dukesp25.315000000.0001733000
    Totals: 3013108.1005485085 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf29.024432011.2798498152517
    Julian Javier2b31.337402201.2568111461297
    Curt Floodcf30.175514200.3238615225418
    Orlando Cepeda1b30.298512000.26586146111454
    Mike Shannon3b29.007201110.2698460511401
    Johnny Edwardsc30.032411100.250417912151
    Bobby Tolanrf22.235411202.25247217483
    Dal Maxvillss29.144412000.22678601180
    Bob Gibsonp32.246300001.13719355010
    Totals: 35815825.4296067679 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Bob Aspromonte (5), Curt Flood (10), Denis Menke (11)
    3B:  Lou Brock (7)
    HR:  Bobby Tolan (4)
    RBIs:  Johnny Edwards (15), Curt Flood 2 (41), Julian Javier 2 (29), Denis Menke (28), Mike Shannon (40), Bobby Tolan 2 (8)
    SB:  Lou Brock (17)
    SH:  Bob Gibson (4), Mike Shannon (3)
    SF:  Julian Javier (4)
    GDP:  Curt Flood (4)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Denny Lemaster  (L 8-8)29.13779331502.981.3100018206
    Tom Dukes25.31516551017.362.140001733
    Pitching Totals:81588251 00035239

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson  (W 12-5)32.24693110801.060.8200019299
    Pitching Totals:9311080 00019299

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Denny Lemaster 0-0-0;  Tom Dukes 0-0-0;  Bob Gibson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Denny Lemaster 30;  Tom Dukes 10;  Bob Gibson 30; 
    Time of Game:  2:00    Attendance:  28,944
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Al Barlick  2B  Stan Landes  3B  Ed Vargo 


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