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1968 Regular Season Game 144
September 3, 1968
Braves 7, Mets 6
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National League Standings, September 3, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
cf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
rf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
1b
Martin J. C.
Martin
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
3b
Buchek Jerry
Buchek
p
Koonce Cal
Koonce
September 3, 1968, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Atlanta Braves 7, New York Mets 6

Braves ab r hbibbso
Felipe Alou cf 7 1 2 1 0 0
Felix Millan 2b 6 1 2 0 0 1
Henry Aaron 1b-rf 6 2 3 1 0 1
Joe Torre c 5 1 1 0 1 0
Tito Francona lf 2 0 2 1 2 0
- Tommie Aaron 1b 2 0 1 2 0 0
Mike Lum rf-lf 5 0 0 0 1 2
Deron Johnson 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1
- Sonny Jackson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gil Garrido ss 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Ralph Garr pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Cecil Upshaw p 1 0 0 0 0 1
Marty Martinez ss-3b-ss 4 1 2 1 0 1
Jim Britton p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ron Reed p 3 0 1 1 0 1
- Dick Kelley p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Wayne Causey ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 1
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 6 1 3 0 0 1 .225
Ken Boswell 2b 5 2 1 0 1 0 .257
Larry Stahl cf-lf 5 1 2 1 1 1 .239
Cleon Jones lf-cf 6 0 2 2 0 1 .295
Art Shamsky rf-1b 5 1 2 1 0 1 .226
J. C. Martin 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .245
- Ron Swoboda rf 2 0 0 1 0 0 .246
Jerry Grote c 6 0 0 0 0 3 .270
Jerry Buchek 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 .186
- Don Shaw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251
- Dick Selma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
- Kevin Collins ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .207
- Al Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Cal Koonce p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Nolan Ryan p 2 1 1 0 0 0 .116
- Ed Charles 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .281

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Atlanta Braves 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 16 1
New York Mets 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 6 12 2

Atlanta Braves ip h rer bbso
Jim Britton 2.1 4 3 3 2 3
Ron Reed 7.0 6 1 1 1 6
Dick Kelley 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Cecil Upshaw (W) 2.0 2 2 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Cal Koonce 2.1 7 3 3 0 1 1.85
Nolan Ryan 4.1 4 1 1 1 2 2.98
Don Shaw 2.1 0 0 0 2 3 2.08
Dick Selma 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 2.44
Al Jackson (L,3-7) 0.0 2 3 3 1 0 3.81
Ron Taylor 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 2.82

Errors: Ken Boswell (9), Wayne Causey.
WP: Ron Reed.
2B: Felipe Alou, Henry Aaron, Tito Francona.
3B: Ron Reed, Marty Martinez.
HR: Art Shamsky (10).
Intentional Walks: Joe Torre.
SH: Art Shamsky, Marty Martinez 2, Jim Britton.








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