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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 1314   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0W1010 001 000 000 04 6141
St. Louis Cardinals 0-1L1100 001 000 000 00 280
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 08, 1969
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Richie Hebner - 1st career hit
  • Bob Gibson - 10 Strikeouts

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Matty Aloucf30.107713200.4291847020
    Richie Hebner3b21.134301001.33313000
        Jose Paganph-3b33.339300000.0001937000
    Roberto Clementerf34.233601101.16711815010
    Willie Stargelllf29.033513101.6001738110
    Bob Robertson1b22.188600003.00018000
    Bill Mazeroski2b32.215611002.16711780000
    Jerry Mayc25.116612001.3331282000
    Freddie Patekss24.181612000.333152000
    Steve Blassp26.355300001.0001107000
        Ron Klinep37.030200002.0001643000
        Bruce Dalcantonp26.297000000.000113000
        Manny Sanguillenph25.0181112001.000129020
        Chuck Hartensteinp26.317000000.000180000
    Totals: 546146012.259147334 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf29.295601001.16711057000
    Curt Floodcf31.080611000.16711587000
    Vada Pinsonrf30.240612100.33311555010
    Joe Torre1b28.264600001.0001996000
    Tim McCarverc27.174601100.1671839010
    Mike Shannon3b29.278401011.2501678000
    Julian Javier2b32.242400000.00011205000
        Bill Whiteph35.070100000.00011597000
        Steve Huntz2b23.126000000.00014000
    Dal Maxvillss30.049401010.2501675000
    Bob Gibsonp33.151301000.3331372000
        Joe Hoernerp32.147100000.0001170000
        Joe Hagueph24.348000010.00018000
        Mel Nelsonp32.313000000.000188000
        Ron Willisp25.271000000.0001118000
    Totals: 4728233.1701510949 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dal Maxvill (1), Jerry May (1), Vada Pinson (1)
    HR:  Willie Stargell (1)
    RBIs:  Matty Alou 2 (2), Roberto Clemente (1), Tim McCarver (1), Vada Pinson (1), Manny Sanguillen 2 (2), Willie Stargell (1)
    SH:  Richie Hebner (1)
    GDP:  Curt Flood (1), Bob Gibson (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Blass26.35577222002.571.290001116
    Ron Kline37.03051000200.000.200001655
    Bruce Dalcanton  (W 1-0)26.29710001000.001.00000113
    Chuck Hartenstein  (Sv 1)26.31710000100.000.00000179
    Pitching Totals:14822330 0004863

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson33.151992201012.001.000001315
    Joe Hoerner32.14740000100.000.000001170
    Mel Nelson  (L 0-1)32.3130.254401036.005.00000186
    Ron Willis25.2710.1000000----0001118
    Pitching Totals:1414660121 0004689

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Blass 0-0-0;  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Chuck Hartenstein 0-0-0;  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Joe Hoerner 0-0-0;  Mel Nelson 0-0-0;  Ron Willis 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Blass 27;  Ron Kline 16;  Bruce Dalcanton 4;  Chuck Hartenstein 3;  Bob Gibson 36;  Joe Hoerner 12;  Mel Nelson 7;  Ron Willis 1; 
    Time of Game:  3:19    Attendance:  38,163
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Barlick  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  John Kibler  3B  Andy Olsen 

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