The Chicago Cubs were easily defeated by the Houston Astros, 8 to 1, on April 27, 1968.

1968 Chicago Cubs

Final

CHC

Cubs

6-8

1

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

1

0

5

0

0

6

6

1

7

1

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

8

1

H

9

7

E

1

3

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron Davis CF 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Denis Menke 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Jimmy Wynn LF 3 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 5
Rusty Staub RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Bob Aspromonte 3B 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Doug Rader 1B 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 6
John Bateman C 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hector Torres SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Dave Giusti P 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 38 8 9 7 1 6 6 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dave Giusti (W) 9.0 7 1 1 1 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 1 1 1 1 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Kessinger SS 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Glenn Beckert 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Billy Williams LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Ernie Banks 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Johnson RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Randy Hundley C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Adolfo Phillips CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Tiefenauer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Spangler PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rich Nye P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Stoneman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Lamabe P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jose Arcia PH,CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 1 7 1 0 1 1 1 0 9

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Rich Nye (L) 5.1 4 5 5 2 4 1
Bill Stoneman 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0
Jack Lamabe 2.1 3 1 1 3 1 0
Bobby Tiefenauer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 9 8 8 6 6 1

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