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Mets 2, Reds 0
1968 Regular Season Game 138
August 30, 1968
Mets 8, Cardinals 2
Next Game:
August 31, 1968
Cardinals 2, Mets 0
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National League Standings, August 30, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
cf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
rf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
3b
Buchek Jerry
Buchek
p
Seaver Tom
Seaver
August 30, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 8, St. Louis Cardinals 2

Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Lou Brock lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Curt Flood cf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Roger Maris rf 4 0 0 0 0 2
Orlando Cepeda 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0
Tim McCarver c 3 0 0 0 0 1
Mike Shannon 3b 3 1 1 1 0 2
Julian Javier 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Johnny Edwards ph 0 0 0 1 0 0
- Phil Gagliano 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dal Maxvill ss 2 0 0 0 0 2
- Mel Nelson p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bobby Tolan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Wayne Granger p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nelson Briles p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Dick Schofield ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 1
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 4 1 2 2 0 0 .224
Ken Boswell 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .254
Larry Stahl cf-lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 .237
Art Shamsky lf 4 1 1 4 0 0 .223
- Tommie Agee cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .248
Ron Swoboda rf 3 1 0 0 1 2 .250
Jerry Grote c 4 2 3 0 0 0 .281
Jerry Buchek 3b 4 1 0 0 0 1 .194
Tom Seaver p 2 1 1 1 0 1 .123

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 3 3
New York Mets 0 1 0 0 6 1 0 0 x 8 7 0

St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Nelson Briles (L) 5.0 5 7 1 2 4
Mel Nelson 2.0 2 1 1 0 0
Wayne Granger 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Tom Seaver (W,13-9) 9.0 3 2 2 0 11 1.92

Errors: Roger Maris.
WP: Tom Seaver.
2B: Jerry Grote (14), Orlando Cepeda, Mike Shannon.
HR: Art Shamsky (9).
Intentional Walks: Larry Stahl.
SH: Ken Boswell, Tom Seaver.
SF: Johnny Edwards.
SB: Lou Brock.








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