The Pittsburgh Pirates came up just a bit short against the New York Mets, 5 to 4, on July 17, 1968.

1968 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

NYM

Mets

42-50

5

PIT

Pirates

42-48

4

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

2

0

4

0

0

5

0

2

6

3

0

7

0

0

8

0

1

9

0

0

R

5

4

H

7

8

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bud Harrelson SS 4 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Phil Linz 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Cleon Jones RF,LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Ed Charles 3B 3 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Ed Kranepool 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Grote C 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1
Art Shamsky LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Ron Swoboda PH,RF 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Tommie Agee RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Bosch CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Don Cardwell P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cal Koonce P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Ron Taylor P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 5 7 4 0 5 9 0 0 9

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Don Cardwell 4.2 4 3 3 1 2 0
Cal Koonce (W) 3.1 4 1 1 0 0 0
Ron Taylor (S) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 8 4 4 1 3 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Matty Alou CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Gene Alley 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Willie Stargell LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Roberto Clemente RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Donn Clendenon 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gary Kolb 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Jose Pagan SS 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jerry May C 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Maury Wills PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tommie Sisk P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Jimenez PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Al McBean PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luke Walker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dock Ellis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Mota PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roy Face P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Virdon PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 32 4 8 3 0 1 3 0 0 8

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Tommie Sisk 5.0 4 2 2 4 3 0
Luke Walker (L) 0.1 3 3 1 1 0 0
Dock Ellis 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0
Roy Face 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Totals 9.0 7 5 3 5 9 0

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