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July 31, 1968
Braves 3, Mets 2
1968 Regular Season Game 108
August 1, 1968
Braves 4, Mets 2
Next Game:
August 2, 1968
Mets 3, Dodgers 2
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National League Standings, August 1, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Buchek Jerry
Buchek
cf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
rf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
3b
Collins Kevin
Collins
ss
Weis Al
Weis
p
Cardwell Don
Cardwell
August 1, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Atlanta Braves 4, New York Mets 2

Braves ab r hbibbso
Felipe Alou cf 4 2 2 0 1 1
Wayne Causey 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1
- Felix Millan 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1
Henry Aaron rf 5 1 0 1 0 1
Joe Torre c 4 0 1 1 0 0
Tito Francona 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Deron Johnson 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Johnson 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0
Mike Lum lf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Marty Martinez ss 2 1 2 0 1 0
Jim Britton p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Cecil Upshaw p 2 0 0 0 0 1
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Jerry Buchek 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 .208
Larry Stahl cf 2 1 0 0 2 0 .250
Cleon Jones lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 .279
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 0 1 2 1 0 .266
Ron Swoboda rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .243
Jerry Grote c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Kevin Collins 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .209
Al Weis ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 .187
- Art Shamsky ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Don Cardwell p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .050
- Cal Koonce p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Don Bosch ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .170
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta Braves 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 0
New York Mets 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 1

Atlanta Braves ip h rer bbso
Jim Britton 0.0 2 2 2 2 0
Cecil Upshaw (W) 9.0 4 0 0 2 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Don Cardwell (L,5-10) 5.1 7 4 4 2 2 3.08
Cal Koonce 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 1.50
Ron Taylor 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 3.45

Errors: Kevin Collins (4).
WP: Don Cardwell 3.
2B: Felipe Alou 2, Mike Lum.
3B: Cleon Jones (2).
Intentional Walks: Felipe Alou.
HBP: Marty Martinez.
SH: Cecil Upshaw 2.
SF: Wayne Causey.


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