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Cardinals 7, Mets 1
1966 Regular Season Game 108
August 6, 1966
Cardinals 10, Mets 8
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August 7, 1966
Cardinals 4, Mets 1
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National League Standings, August 6, 1966

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Luplow Al
Luplow
2b
Hunt Ron
Hunt
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
rf
Elliot Larry
Elliot
3b
Boyer Ken
Boyer
lf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
ss
Bressoud Ed
Bressoud
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
p
Friend Bob
Friend
August 6, 1966, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

St. Louis Cardinals 10, New York Mets 8

Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Lou Brock rf 4 1 2 1 1 2
Tim McCarver c 4 1 2 1 0 0
Tito Francona lf 3 1 2 1 0 0
- Curt Flood ph-cf 2 1 1 0 0 0
Orlando Cepeda 1b 4 2 1 0 0 1
Mike Shannon cf-lf 4 2 2 4 1 0
Charley Smith 3b 5 1 2 1 0 1
Julian Javier 2b 3 1 1 1 1 0
Dal Maxvill ss 3 0 1 0 2 0
Ray Washburn p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Hal Woodeshick p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ron Piche p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Phil Gagliano ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Joe Hoerner p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bob Skinner ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Don Dennis p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Nelson Briles p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Al Luplow cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 .247
Ron Hunt 2b 5 2 3 0 0 0 .286
Ed Kranepool 1b 5 2 2 0 0 1 .249
Larry Elliot rf 5 1 3 2 0 1 .299
Ken Boyer 3b 5 1 2 3 0 1 .267
Ron Swoboda lf 5 1 3 0 0 0 .215
Ed Bressoud ss 5 1 1 3 0 2 .224
Jerry Grote c 2 0 1 0 1 1 .234
- Johnny Stephenson ph-c 2 0 0 0 0 0 .202
Bob Friend p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Bill Hepler p 1 0 1 0 0 0 .222
- Rob Gardner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158
- Jack Hamilton p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .118

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 1 0 4 0 0 1 2 1 1 10 15 1
New York Mets 0 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 8 17 2

St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Ray Washburn 3.1 11 7 7 1 2
Hal Woodeshick 0.1 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Piche 1.1 3 1 1 0 2
Joe Hoerner 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
Don Dennis (W) 2.0 1 0 0 0 0
Nelson Briles 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Friend 3.1 8 5 5 0 1 3.39
Bill Hepler 2.0 2 1 1 3 1 3.71
Rob Gardner 0.2 0 2 2 1 0 4.55
Jack Hamilton (L,6-12) 3.0 5 2 2 1 3 3.69

Errors: Jerry Grote (5), Dal Maxvill.
WP: Jack Hamilton.
2B: Ed Kranepool (13).
3B: Tito Francona.
HR: Ken Boyer (12), Ed Bressoud (9), Charley Smith, Mike Shannon.
HBP: Orlando Cepeda.
SF: Tim McCarver, Julian Javier.
SB: Orlando Cepeda, Lou Brock, Curt Flood.
CS: Al Luplow (6), Mike Shannon.


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