The St. Louis Cardinals couldn't pull it off against the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3 to 2, on May 23, 1968.

1968 St. Louis Cardinals

Final

LAD

Dodgers

20-21

3

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

1

0

7

1

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

1

0

R

3

2

H

7

13

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Wes Parker 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Willie Davis CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Len Gabrielson LF 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Ron Fairly RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tom Haller C 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Bob Bailey 3B 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 1
Zoilo Versalles SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Paul Popovich 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Claude Osteen P 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jack Billingham P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Brewer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Fairey PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
John Purdin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 38 3 7 3 1 3 10 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Claude Osteen 6.1 10 2 2 2 4 0
Jack Billingham 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0
Jim Brewer 2.0 0 0 0 1 3 0
John Purdin (W) 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Totals 11.0 13 2 2 4 9 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Lou Brock LF 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 4
Julian Javier 2B 6 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Curt Flood CF 6 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Orlando Cepeda 1B 3 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1
Mike Shannon 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Tim McCarver PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Phil Gagliano 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Spiezio RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Johnny Edwards C 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Dal Maxvill SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Nelson Briles P 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dave Ricketts PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dick Hughes P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 46 2 13 2 0 4 9 0 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Nelson Briles 8.0 5 2 2 2 6 1
Dick Hughes (L) 3.0 2 1 1 1 4 0
Totals 11.0 7 3 3 3 10 1

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