Ultimate Mets
Database THE ULTIMATE METS DATABASE IS NOT AFFILIATED IN ANY WAY WITH THE N.Y. METS OR MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. Privacy Statement




Last Name Search Search the thousands of Mets players, managers, coaches, executives, minor leaguers, and opposing players who are contained in our database.


Previous Game:
August 5, 1968
Astros 6, Mets 5
1968 Regular Season Game 114
August 6, 1968
Mets 4, Astros 1
Next Game:
August 7, 1968
Astros 4, Mets 3
Click to view scorecard

National League Standings, August 6, 1968

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
rf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Martin J. C.
Martin
3b
Collins Kevin
Collins
2b
Linz Phil
Linz
ss
Weis Al
Weis
p
Cardwell Don
Cardwell
August 6, 1968, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Tommie Agee cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 .174
Larry Stahl rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .250
Cleon Jones lf 4 1 3 0 0 0 .286
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 .263
J. C. Martin c 3 0 1 0 1 0 .221
Kevin Collins 3b 4 1 1 4 0 1 .213
Phil Linz 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .218
Al Weis ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 .178
Don Cardwell p 3 0 0 0 0 2 .047
- Cal Koonce p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Astros ab r hbibbso
Julio Gotay 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Hector Torres ss 1 0 0 0 0 0
Denis Menke ss-2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Norm Miller rf 3 0 0 1 0 1
Rusty Staub 1b 2 0 1 0 2 0
Doug Rader 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Lee Thomas lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
John Bateman c 4 0 0 0 0 1
Dick Simpson cf 4 0 2 0 0 2
Dave Giusti p 3 1 3 0 0 0
- Bob Aspromonte ph 1 0 1 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 4 9 2
Houston Astros 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 10 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Don Cardwell 7.2 7 1 1 2 5 2.97
Cal Koonce (W,3-4) 1.1 3 0 0 0 0 1.38
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Dave Giusti (L) 9.0 9 4 4 2 9

Errors: Larry Stahl (1), Lee Thomas.
2B: Tommie Agee (6).
HR: Kevin Collins (1).
Intentional Walks: J. C. Martin, Rusty Staub 2.
SH: Ed Kranepool.
SF: Norm Miller.
SB: Cleon Jones (17).
CS: Cleon Jones (6).








Meet the Mets
  • All-Time Roster
  • Mug Shots
  • Player Awards
  • Transactions
  • Managers and Coaches
  • Mets Staff
  • Birthplaces
  • Oldest Living Mets
  • Necrology
  • Games
  • Game Results
  • Walkoff Wins and Losses
  • Post-Season Games
  • No-Hitters and One-Hitters
  • All-Star Games
  • Opponents and Ballparks
  • Daily Standings
  • Yearly Finishes
  • Stats
  • Interactive Statistics
  • Team Leaders
  • Decade Leaders
  • Metscellaneous
  • Fan Memories
  • Mets Uniforms
  • Uniform Numbers
  • About Us
  • Contact us
  • FAQ


  • Copyright 1999-2014, The Ultimate Mets Database