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Astros 3, Mets 1
1968 Regular Season Game 124
August 17, 1968
Astros 1, Mets 0
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August 18, 1968
Mets 8, Astros 1
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National League Standings, August 17, 1968

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
rf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
3b
Charles Ed
Charles
c
Martin J. C.
Martin
2b
Linz Phil
Linz
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
p
McAndrew Jim
McAndrew
August 17, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 1, New York Mets 0

Astros ab r hbibbso
Julio Gotay 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1
Hector Torres ss 4 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Wynn cf 4 1 1 1 0 2
Rusty Staub 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0
Denis Menke 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Lee Thomas rf 3 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Aspromonte lf 3 0 2 0 0 0
John Bateman c 2 0 1 0 1 0
Don Wilson p 3 0 0 0 0 0
- John Buzhardt p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 .214
Larry Stahl rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 .248
Cleon Jones lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 .281
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .258
Ed Charles 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .295
J. C. Martin c 4 0 2 0 0 0 .228
- Al Weis pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .172
Phil Linz 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .225
Tommie Agee cf 2 0 0 0 0 2 .184
- Ron Swoboda ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242
Jim McAndrew p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Art Shamsky ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
- Dick Selma pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

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

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Don Wilson (W) 7.0 2 0 0 4 7
John Buzhardt 2.0 2 0 0 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jim McAndrew (L,0-4) 7.0 6 1 1 1 4 1.82
Ron Taylor 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3.19

PB: John Bateman.
2B: Rusty Staub.
HR: Jim Wynn.
HBP: Tommie Agee, Lee Thomas.
SH: Cleon Jones.








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