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September 3, 1968
Braves 7, Mets 6
1968 Regular Season Game 145
September 6, 1968
Pirates 2, Mets 1
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September 7, 1968
Mets 4, Pirates 3
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National League Standings, September 6, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
cf
Stahl Larry
Stahl
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
rf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
3b
Charles Ed
Charles
1b
Martin J. C.
Martin
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
McAndrew Jim
McAndrew
September 6, 1968, Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Pirates 2, New York Mets 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Ken Boswell 2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .258
Larry Stahl cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 .239
Cleon Jones lf 2 0 0 0 2 1 .293
Art Shamsky rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .223
Ed Charles 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .278
J. C. Martin 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .240
Jerry Grote c 3 1 2 1 0 0 .273
Bud Harrelson ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 .223
Jim McAndrew p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250
- Dick Selma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Freddie Patek ss 4 1 2 0 0 0
Maury Wills 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0
Matty Alou cf 3 0 0 1 0 0
Roberto Clemente rf 3 1 1 1 1 2
Willie Stargell lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Donn Clendenon 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Mazeroski 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0
Jerry May c 2 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Blass p 3 0 1 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
Pittsburgh Pirates 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 x 2 6 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jim McAndrew (L,1-7) 7.0 6 2 2 1 3 2.53
Dick Selma 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 2.42
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Steve Blass (W) 9.0 4 1 1 3 7

Errors: Bill Mazeroski.
3B: Larry Stahl (2).
HR: Jerry Grote (3), Roberto Clemente.
SH: Jerry May, Maury Wills.
SF: Matty Alou.
SB: Cleon Jones (20), Freddie Patek.
CS: Ken Boswell (1).


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