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St. Louis Cardinals 8 Pittsburgh Pirates 0

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 28,1968
1968-08-27 - 1968-08-29
  123 456 789  R H E
St. Louis Cardinals (84-50)000 511 010 891
Pittsburgh Pirates (54-65)000 000 000 041
Date of Game: Wed, August 28,1968
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 11,197
Time of Game: 2:20

Feats and Milestones
Bob Gibson:14 Strikeouts
Winning Pitcher: Bob Gibson (19-6)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Veale (9-13)

Home Runs: Orlando Cepeda (14), Julian Javier (2)
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NL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
SLN8450.627--493375118W1
DET8352.6151.5545423122W1
BAL7855.5865.548940089L1
CIN7259.55010.557555025W4
SFN7260.54511.046942742W3
CLE7364.53312.54404319W1
BOS7163.53013.0507520-13L1
CHN7066.51515.0511526-15L1
OAK6966.51115.546345112W1
NYA6667.49617.5424444-20L2
HOU5961.49218.0390397-7L1
ATL5864.47520.0382421-39W2
MIN6371.47021.047944435L1
PHI6072.45523.0431489-58L4
PIT5465.45422.54003946L2
NYN6175.44924.0403410-7L2
CAL6075.44424.5434510-76L1
LAN5674.43126.0343408-65W1
CHA5677.42127.5394426-32W2
WS25180.38931.5429555-126W1
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    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Brocklf29.0715
    00001.274102854237
    Julian Javier2b32.0194
    32110.26211842469
    Curt Floodcf30.2224
    11010.292156155110
    Orlando Cepeda1b30.3454
    22411.252150414627
    Mike Shannon3b29.0545
    01000.28165115721
    Tim McCarverc26.3165
    11100.2478165414
    Ron Davisrf26.3114
    10001.2112121150
    Dal Maxvillss29.1913
    01010.2496491160
    Bob Gibsonp32.2934
    01201.188364061
    Totals3889844.2619637969-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Freddie Patekss23.3234
    00002.245322810
    Maury Wills3b35.3304
    00002.276139002341
    Matty Aloucf29.2494
    01001.33482203415
    Willie Stargelllf28.1754
    00002.23571618524
    Donn Clendenon1b33.0444
    00002.25790914637
    Manny Motarf30.1914
    02001.3016421274
    Gene Alley2b28.0492
    00022.22562123012
    Chris Cannizzaroc30.1172
    00010.056263000
    Bob Vealep32.3051
    00001.078206000
    Al McBeanp30.105000000.203360180
    Manny Jimenezph29.2821
    00001.269404050
    Luke Walkerp24.361000000.00041000
    Gary Kolbph28.1681
    01000.215239141
    Roy Facep40.190000000.000729000
    Totals31040314.2609037374-
    Game Stats
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Gibson32.293W 19-6940031401.030.0328308270
    Totals9.04003140--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Veale32.305L 9-134.17652412.340.0529211172
    Al McBean30.105-0.20000003.130.002634868
    Luke Walker24.361-21112001.600.0729413
    Roy Face40.190-21110011.840.023672713
    Totals9.0987442--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bob Veale (6)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Gibson 0-0-0, Bob Veale 0-0-0, Al McBean 0-0-0, Luke Walker 0-0-0, Roy Face 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Gibson 34, Bob Veale 24, Al McBean 2, Luke Walker 9, Roy Face 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Gibson 2-12, Bob Veale 7-4, Al McBean 0-2, Luke Walker 5-1, Roy Face 2-4

    Umpires: HP: Shag Crawford 1B: Chris Pelekoudas 2B: Doug Harvey 3B: John Kibler


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