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July 4, 1968
Pirates 3, Mets 2
1968 Regular Season Game 78
July 4, 1968
Mets 4, Pirates 3
Next Game:
July 5, 1968
Phillies 3, Mets 1
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National League Standings, July 4, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
cf
Bosch Don
Bosch
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
rf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
3b
Collins Kevin
Collins
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
2b
Weis Al
Weis
p
Cardwell Don
Cardwell
July 4, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3

Pirates ab r hbibbso
Maury Wills 3b 4 1 1 0 1 0
Gene Alley ss 4 1 1 1 0 0
Willie Stargell rf-1b 3 0 1 1 0 1
Matty Alou cf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Manny Jimenez lf 2 0 2 0 1 0
- Freddie Patek pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Donn Clendenon 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2
- Jerry May c 1 0 0 0 0 1
Bill Mazeroski 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Carl Taylor c 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Roberto Clemente ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Bunning p 2 0 0 0 0 2
- Dock Ellis p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Manny Mota ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Bill Henry p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gary Kolb ph 1 1 1 1 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 .213
Don Bosch cf 4 2 2 2 0 2 .181
Cleon Jones lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 .271
Ron Swoboda rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .249
Kevin Collins 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .194
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .234
Jerry Grote c 2 0 0 0 1 0 .291
Al Weis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .181
Don Cardwell p 3 1 0 0 0 2 .074
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 2
New York Mets 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 x 4 5 2

Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Jim Bunning (L) 5.1 5 4 1 1 6
Dock Ellis 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Henry 2.0 0 0 0 0 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Don Cardwell (W,3-8) 7.1 7 2 2 2 5 2.91
Ron Taylor 1.2 1 1 1 0 1 2.67

Errors: Don Bosch (1), Gene Alley.
2B: Kevin Collins (4), Don Bosch (1), Gene Alley.
HR: Cleon Jones (10), Don Bosch (3), Gary Kolb.
HBP: Manny Jimenez.
SF: Willie Stargell.
SB: Cleon Jones (11), Ron Swoboda (5), Maury Wills.
CS: Matty Alou, Freddie Patek.








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