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1968 Regular Season Game 154
September 18, 1968
Cubs 7, Mets 2
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Mets 3, Phillies 2
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National League Standings, September 18, 1968

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
cf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
c
Martin J. C.
Martin
3b
Charles Ed
Charles
rf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
Koosman Jerry
Koosman
September 18, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Chicago Cubs 7, New York Mets 2

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Don Kessinger ss 5 2 4 0 0 0
Glenn Beckert 2b 5 0 3 2 0 0
Billy Williams lf 5 1 2 1 0 0
Ernie Banks 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2
- Dick Nen pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3b 4 1 1 1 1 1
Randy Hundley c 4 0 2 0 1 0
Jim Hickman rf 5 1 1 1 0 2
Adolfo Phillips cf 4 2 2 2 1 1
Bill Hands p 2 0 0 0 0 2
- Josť Arcia ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Rich Nye p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Phil Regan p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Ken Boswell 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 .256
Larry Stahl cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 .238
Cleon Jones lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 .287
J. C. Martin c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .239
Ed Charles 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Art Shamsky rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 .226
- Tommie Agee ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .201
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .238
- Jerry Grote ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .279
Bud Harrelson ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 .220
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Jerry Koosman p 2 1 1 1 1 0 .082
- Cal Koonce p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Kevin Collins ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .203

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago Cubs 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 7 15 1
New York Mets 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 9 1

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Bill Hands 6.0 7 2 1 0 3
Rich Nye (W) 2.0 2 0 0 1 0
Phil Regan 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jerry Koosman (L,18-11) 8.0 11 5 4 2 8 1.99
Cal Koonce 0.1 4 2 2 0 0 2.08
Ron Taylor 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 2.58

Errors: Larry Stahl (2), Don Kessinger.
2B: Cleon Jones (24), Art Shamsky (14), Don Kessinger, Randy Hundley, Adolfo Phillips.
HR: Jerry Koosman (1), Adolfo Phillips.
Intentional Walks: Randy Hundley, Adolfo Phillips.
CS: Ken Boswell (2).








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