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Houston Astros 5 Atlanta Braves 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, July 17,1968
1968-07-16 - 1968-07-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Atlanta Braves (42-40)000 010 010 291
Houston Astros (39-43)000 004 01X 581
Date of Game: Wed, July 17,1968
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 19,929
Time of Game: 2:08

Winning Pitcher: Danny Coombs (1-1)
Losing Pitcher: Jim Britton (4-3)
Save: John Buzhardt (3)

Home Runs: None
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NL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
SLN5931.656--33925386W6
DET5734.6262.537428787L1
CLE5341.5648.031227537W4
BAL4938.5638.531125457L1
BOS4741.53411.0328347-19W1
PHI4642.52312.03062988W1
ATL4240.51213.0247268-21L1
SFN4545.50014.032031010L3
CIN4445.49414.5361369-8W1
OAK4446.48915.030628719W1
CHN4548.48415.5330365-35L1
MIN4246.47716.02922884L1
HOU3943.47616.0282296-14W3
CAL4248.46717.0288349-61L2
NYA4147.46617.0281309-28L1
NYN4250.45718.02822757W1
LAN4250.45718.0243275-32L1
CHA3848.44219.0259264-5W1
PIT3747.44019.0272273-1L1
WS23155.36026.0275366-91W1
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    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Felipe Aloucf33.0664
    01000.28913257256
    Felix Millan2b24.3314
    02000.2851430134
    Hank Aaronrf34.1624
    01000.2522033194713
    Joe Torrec27.3644
    00000.2899447270
    Tommie Aaronlf28.3473
    11010.2552661140
    Deron Johnson1b30.0004
    02000.1917404150
    Bob Johnson3b32.1354
    01100.289724040
    Sonny Jacksonss24.0083
    01000.23937111213
    Marty Martinezpr-ss26.328010000.205125053
    Jim Brittonp24.1142
    00000.17622000
    Ken Johnsonp35.031000000.083270010
    Bob Tillmanph31.115000000.1845984131
    Tito Franconaph34.2551
    00100.30714842272
    Milt Pappasp29.067000000.120337000
    Totals3329210.2517199382-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Dick Simpsonlf24.3555
    01003.1802165122
    Hector Torresss22.3043
    00010.236700152
    Rusty Staub1b24.1072
    00020.3107515470
    Jimmy Wynncf26.1272
    11020.27063411369
    Norm Millerrf22.1623
    22000.2401142121
    Denis Menke2b27.3613
    10010.2537333302
    Doug Rader3b23.3523
    11210.235933170
    John Batemanc27.3614
    02100.2305083161
    Danny Coombsp26.1163
    01202.33357020
    John Buzhardtp31.3340
    00000.200299000
    Totals2858575.2545263475-
    Game Stats
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jim Britton24.114L 4-35.23445402.320.1321237
    Ken Johnson35.031-1.13001003.000.0516279218
    Milt Pappas29.067-12111104.400.0322353312
    Totals8.0855750--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Danny Coombs26.116W 1-177221004.500.4018597
    John Buzhardt31.334SV 322000003.000.0623308195
    Totals9.0922100--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Danny Coombs (4)
    HB: Jim Britton (2)
    IBB: Ken Johnson , Milt Pappas

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jim Britton 0-0-0, Ken Johnson 0-0-0, Milt Pappas 0-0-0, Danny Coombs 0-0-0, John Buzhardt 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jim Britton 25, Ken Johnson 6, Milt Pappas 6, Danny Coombs 26, John Buzhardt 8
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jim Britton 6-7, Ken Johnson 1-1, Milt Pappas 1-1, Danny Coombs 9-9, John Buzhardt 3-3

    Umpires: HP: Frank Secory 1B: Ken Burkhart 2B: Harry Wendelstedt 3B: Bill Jackowski


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