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Scores
Standings
BAL
@BOS
4
3
 
(6)
MIN
@CHW
2
3
MIN
@CHW
3
4
WSA
@CLE
5
10
WSA
@CLE
11
3
NYY
@DET
4
3
NYY
@DET
1
8
CAL
@OAK
2
5
CHC
@HOU
3
2
 
(12)
SFG
@LAD
5
1
STL
@NYM
6
3
STL
@NYM
3
2
CIN
@PHI
5
3
ATL
@PIT
4
8
ATL
@PIT
10
5
Sunday, June 2, 1968,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 3:03
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
4
25-22
 Lost 1 
3rd, 1 GB
at Pirates
8
19-23
 Won 1 
8th, 5½ GB
W: Ron Kline (3-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          2  0  1   0  0  0   1  0  0    4 15  2
Pirates         0  0  0   1  2  0   4  1  X    8 12  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Atlanta Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Felipe Alou CF 5 1 4 0 0 0 5 .320 .362 .485 .847 1 0 CS,GDP
Sonny Jackson SS 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .233 .289 .267 .557 1 2
Hank Aaron RF 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .260 .350 .492 .841 1 0 GDP
Joe Torre C 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .314 .352 .490 .842 9 0
Tito Francona LF 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .325 .434 .434 .868 1 0 2B
   Mike Lum LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .234 .280 .319 .599 3 0
Deron Johnson 1B 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .149 .243 .248 .491 6 0 IW
Clete Boyer 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .209 .265 .304 .569 0 2
Felix Millan 2B 3 0 3 0 0 0 4 .291 .332 .341 .672 2 3 2B,HBP
Dick Kelley P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .067 .222 .067 .289 0 0
   Tony Cloninger P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Sandy Valdespino PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247 .337 .296 .633
   Cecil Upshaw P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 39 4 15 3 3 6 43 .385 .442 .436 .878 24 8
2B: T Francona (4); F Millan (7).
IBB: D Johnson (1).
HBP: F Millan (2).
TB: F Millan 4; T Francona 4; F Alou 4; J Torre 2; D Johnson; S Jackson; H Aaron.
GIDP: F Alou (4); H Aaron (6).
RBI: J Torre (7); D Johnson (9); T Francona (13).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
E: S Jackson 2 (12).
Baserunning
CS: F Alou (5).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Maury Wills 3B 5 3 2 0 0 1 5 .237 .284 .260 .544 2 3
Manny Mota CF-LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .278 .300 .330 .630 3 0 2B,SH
Willie Stargell 1B 5 2 4 4 0 1 5 .295 .338 .527 .865 9 1 HR,2B
Roberto Clemente RF 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .224 .265 .404 .669 1 0 2B,IW
Bill Mazeroski 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .207 .288 .260 .548 3 3
Jose Pagan LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .135 .154 .189 .343 1 0
   Matty Alou PH-CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .348 .409 .409 .818 1 0
Gene Alley SS 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .220 .299 .298 .597 1 4 SB,IW
Carl Taylor C 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .235 .235 .235 .471 6 1 SB
Tommie Sisk P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .125 .222 .125 .347 0 0
   Dave Wickersham P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 1
   Jerry May PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .304 .272 .576
   Al McBean PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .321 .296 .618
   Ron Kline P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 37 8 12 8 4 7 42 .324 .390 .486 .877 27 13
2B: M Mota (5); W Stargell (7); R Clemente (5).
HR: W Stargell (9).
SH: M Mota (2).
IBB: G Alley (3); R Clemente (5).
TB: W Stargell 8; R Clemente 2; M Mota 2; M Wills 2; B Mazeroski; C Taylor; G Alley; M Alou.
RBI: W Stargell 4 (28); C Taylor 2 (3); M Mota (10); M Alou (8).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: M Wills (8).
Baserunning
SB: G Alley (7); C Taylor (1).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dick Kelley 4.2 5 3 3 2 5 1 2.90 22 45
Tony Cloninger, L (1-2) 2.1 5 4 4 2 2 0 4.70 14
Cecil Upshaw 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.06 6
Team Totals 8 12 8 8 4 7 1 9.00 42 45

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommie Sisk 3.2 9 3 3 1 3 0 3.16 19 33
Dave Wickersham 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.57 4
Ron Kline, W (3-1) 4 5 1 1 2 3 0 0.55 20
Team Totals 9 15 4 4 3 6 0 4.00 43 33
Balks: None.
WP: D Kelley (4).
HBP: R Kline (1).
IBB: R Kline (2); T Cloninger 2 (2).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Augie Donatelli.
Time of Game: 3:03.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Felipe Alou CF 1 Maury Wills 3B
2 Sonny Jackson SS 2 Manny Mota CF
3 Hank Aaron RF 3 Willie Stargell 1B
4 Joe Torre C 4 Roberto Clemente RF
5 Tito Francona LF 5 Bill Mazeroski 2B
6 Deron Johnson 1B 6 Jose Pagan LF
7 Clete Boyer 3B 7 Gene Alley SS
8 Felix Millan 2B 8 Carl Taylor C
9 Dick Kelley P 9 Tommie Sisk P

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