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Mets 3, Phillies 2
1968 Regular Season Game 156
September 20, 1968
Mets 5, Phillies 4
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September 21, 1968
Phillies 4, Mets 3
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National League Standings, September 20, 1968

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
rf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
c
Martin J. C.
Martin
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
3b
Buchek Jerry
Buchek
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
p
Cardwell Don
Cardwell
September 20, 1968, Connie Mack Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

New York Mets 5, Philadelphia Phillies 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 4 1 1 0 0 2 .221
Ken Boswell 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .260
Cleon Jones lf 4 2 3 1 0 0 .290
Art Shamsky rf 4 0 2 2 0 1 .229
J. C. Martin c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .235
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Jerry Buchek 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 .187
Tommie Agee cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 .208
Don Cardwell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .053
- Kevin Collins ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .201
- Nolan Ryan p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .114
- Don Shaw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Charles ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 .275
- Al Jackson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
- Cal Koonce p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Phillies ab r hbibbso
Tony Taylor 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0
Roberto Peņa ss 4 1 1 0 1 0
Tony Gonzalez cf 2 1 0 0 3 0
Dick Allen lf 2 1 1 1 2 0
John Briggs 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0
Cookie Rojas 2b 3 0 0 1 0 0
Doug Clemens rf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Clay Dalrymple c 4 0 1 0 0 1
Larry Jackson p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Turk Farrell p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Grant Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bill White ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Gary Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 5 11 2
Philadelphia Phillies 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Don Cardwell 2.0 4 4 3 1 0 3.03
Nolan Ryan 2.0 0 0 0 5 0 3.09
Don Shaw 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0.90
Cal Koonce (W,6-4) 3.0 1 0 0 2 1 2.02
Philadelphia Phillies ip h rer bbso
Larry Jackson 5.1 6 3 3 0 3
Turk Farrell (L) 2.0 4 2 2 0 4
Grant Jackson 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Gary Wagner 1.0 1 0 0 0 1

Errors: Ken Boswell (10).
PB: J. C. Martin.
2B: Cleon Jones (25), Dick Allen.
3B: Cleon Jones (3).
Intentional Walks: Dick Allen.
SH: Larry Jackson.
SF: Cookie Rojas.
SB: Tommie Agee (12), Roberto Peņa.


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