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Scores
Standings
WSA
@BOS
4
7
OAK
@CAL
5
2
NYY
@CLE
5
1
BAL
@DET
3
7
CHW
@MIN
5
4
HOU
@CHC
0
2
STL
@NYM
3
2
 
(11)
CIN
@PHI
3
4
ATL
@PIT
8
7
 
(11)
LAD
@SFG
3
2
Sunday, September 1, 1968,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 5,650, Time of Game: 3:07
Braves
8
69-69
 Won 1 
5th, 18 GB
at Pirates
7
65-72
 Lost 1 
6th, 21½ GB
L: Ron Kline (11-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  1  0   0  0  2   4  0  0   0  1    8 12  1
Pirates         2  0  0   0  0  0   2  3  0   0  0    7 13  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 0 0 1 0 6 .312 .365 .432 .797 7 0
Felix Millan 2B 6 2 2 0 0 0 6 .290 .323 .350 .672 4 3
Hank Aaron 1B-RF 5 1 2 1 1 1 6 .282 .346 .498 .844 6 0 2B,IW
Joe Torre C 6 2 2 1 0 0 6 .268 .331 .374 .705 5 1
Tito Francona LF 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .305 .402 .368 .771 1 0
   Tommie Aaron 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243 .302 .300 .602 5 0
Deron Johnson 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .211 .286 .319 .605 1 0
   Marty Martinez 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .305 .261 .566 0 0
Mike Lum RF-LF 3 0 1 2 1 0 5 .221 .273 .326 .598 3 0 SF,IW
Gil Garrido SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .194 .188 .194 .381 1 1
Pat Jarvis P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .162 .205 .189 .394 0 1
   Cecil Upshaw P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .158 .200 .158 .358 0 0
   Claude Raymond P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 1
   Sonny Jackson PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .237 .296 .279 .576
   Jim Britton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
Team Totals 44 8 12 6 4 2 49 .273 .327 .295 .622 33 7
2B: H Aaron (26).
SF: M Lum (2).
IBB: M Lum (1); H Aaron (16).
TB: H Aaron 3; F Millan 2; T Francona 2; J Torre 2; M Lum; D Johnson; S Jackson; P Jarvis.
RBI: T Francona 2 (44); M Lum 2 (15); H Aaron (76); J Torre (47).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: F Millan (13).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Freddie Patek SS 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 .297 .338 .393 .731 4 5 SB
Maury Wills 3B 6 2 2 0 0 0 6 .285 .332 .325 .657 2 4 SB
Matty Alou CF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .335 .367 .398 .765 2 0 2B
Roberto Clemente RF 3 1 2 1 1 0 5 .276 .339 .462 .802 3 0 2B,SF,IW
Willie Stargell 1B 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .236 .301 .435 .736 14 1
Manny Mota LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .286 .320 .342 .662 2 0
Bill Mazeroski 2B 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .247 .298 .301 .599 0 2
   Steve Blass PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .121 .127 .248
   Chris Cannizzaro C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .206 .308 .382 .690 1 0
Jerry May C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .221 .298 .265 .564 2 0
   Gary Kolb PH-C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .225 .283 .333 .617 0 0
   Ron Kline P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .059 .000 .059 0 1
Jim Bunning P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .104 .104 .125 .229 1 1
   Al McBean P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .203 .238 .441 0 0
   Tommie Sisk P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0
   Manny Jimenez PH 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 .323 .417 .419 .836 HR
   Bruce Dal Canton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Gene Alley PH-2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .232 .296 .298 .594 2 0
Team Totals 45 7 13 7 1 3 47 .289 .298 .400 .698 33 14
2B: M Alou (23); R Clemente (13).
HR: M Jimenez (1).
SF: R Clemente (3).
IBB: R Clemente (21).
TB: M Jimenez 4; R Clemente 3; M Alou 3; F Patek 2; M Mota 2; M Wills 2; G Kolb; B Mazeroski.
RBI: M Jimenez 2 (11); B Mazeroski 2 (36); R Clemente (43); M Alou (43); W Stargell (63).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: M Alou (3).
Baserunning
SB: F Patek (14); M Wills (46).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Pat Jarvis 6.2 7 4 4 0 1 1 2.44 27 45
Cecil Upshaw 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 2.41 8
Claude Raymond, W (3-4) 2.1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2.70 9
Jim Britton, S (3) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.60 3
Team Totals 11 13 7 4 1 3 1 3.27 47 45

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Bunning 5.2 7 3 3 1 2 0 3.81 25 44
Al McBean 0.2 2 4 3 2 0 0 3.56 6
Tommie Sisk 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.43 4
Bruce Dal Canton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 3
Ron Kline, L (11-4) 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.59 11
Team Totals 11 12 8 7 4 2 0 5.73 49 44
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: C Raymond (8); T Sisk (7); A McBean (5).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler.
Time of Game: 3:07.
Attendance: 5,650.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Felipe Alou CF 1 Freddie Patek SS
2 Felix Millan 2B 2 Maury Wills 3B
3 Hank Aaron 1B 3 Matty Alou CF
4 Joe Torre C 4 Roberto Clemente RF
5 Tito Francona LF 5 Willie Stargell 1B
6 Deron Johnson 3B 6 Manny Mota LF
7 Mike Lum RF 7 Bill Mazeroski 2B
8 Gil Garrido SS 8 Jerry May C
9 Pat Jarvis P 9 Jim Bunning P

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