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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 48-49W2220 000 000 480
New York Mets 49-59L5200 000 000 261
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 01, 1968
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

Felipe Aloucf33.081422011.2869713407276
Wayne Causey2b31.218300101.154651089080
    Felix Millan2b24.346100001.262861580134
Hank Aaronrf34.177510101.259952047205416
Joe Torrec28.014401100.283699599350
Tito Francona1b34.270401000.2977014952312
    Deron Johnson1b30.015000000.190837514160
Bob Johnson3b32.150301010.28037736050
Mike Lumlf22.278401001.2337180170
Marty Martinezss26.343212010.21157136053
    Cecil Upshawp25.283200001.1433364000
Totals: 3248336.2507638855 

New York Mets Batting Stats

Jerry Buchek2b26.084310010.208453931110
Larry Stahlcf27.033210020.25015248121
Cleon Joneslf25.362402000.27996400113715
Ed Kranepool1b23.266301210.266817292140
Ron Swobodarf24.032401000.2439147210466
Jerry Grotec25.299400001.279904332210
Kevin Collins3b21.362401000.2094055080
Al Weisss30.121301000.187695901113
    Art Shamskyph26.291100000.225803166301
Don Cardwellp32.238200002.05019317120
    Cal Kooncep27.256000000.00036221000
    Don Boschph26.017100000.1704491370
    Ron Taylorp30.231000000.00036303000
Totals: 3126243.1947424568 

Game Stats


2B:  Felipe Alou 2 (18), Mike Lum (5)
3B:  Cleon Jones (2)
RBIs:  Hank Aaron (54), Wayne Causey (8), Ed Kranepool 2 (14), Joe Torre (35)
SH:  Cecil Upshaw 2 (6)
SF:  Wayne Causey (2)
GDP:  Jerry Buchek (6), Cleon Jones (7)

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

Jim Britton24.12902222002.801.190002426
Cecil Upshaw  (W 7-4)25.28394002301.980.910003364
Pitching Totals:9622430 0005790

New York Mets Pitching Stats

Don Cardwell  (L 5-10)32.2385.17442203.071.1600019328
Cal Koonce27.2561.20001101.501.0000036226
Ron Taylor30.23121000303.481.0900036304
Pitching Totals:9844360 00091858

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Don Cardwell 3; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Britton 0-0-0;  Cecil Upshaw 0-0-0;  Don Cardwell 0-0-0;  Cal Koonce 0-0-0;  Ron Taylor 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Britton 4;  Cecil Upshaw 31;  Don Cardwell 26;  Cal Koonce 6;  Ron Taylor 7; 
Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  18,580
Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Lee Weyer  2B  (none)  3B  Tom Gorman 

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