The Houston Astros couldn't keep up with the Pittsburgh Pirates, 7 to 4, on August 10, 1968.

1968 Houston Astros

Final

PIT

Pirates

56-60

7

HOU

Astros

50-66

4

1

4

0

2

0

2

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

2

8

3

0

9

0

0

R

7

4

H

9

6

E

1

2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Maury Wills 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Freddie Patek SS 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 3
Matty Alou CF 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Roberto Clemente RF 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Willie Stargell LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Donn Clendenon 1B 2 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
Gene Alley 2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Carl Taylor C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Jimenez PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Gary Kolb C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al McBean P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Kline P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 7 9 7 0 2 2 0 1 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Al McBean 6.2 5 4 4 4 2 2
Ron Kline (W) 2.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 6 4 0 4 2 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Norm Miller RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Hector Torres SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rusty Staub 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Wynn LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Doug Rader 3B 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Denis Menke 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
John Bateman C 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ron Brand PR,C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Simpson CF 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
Dave Giusti P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Ray P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Larry Dierker PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Dukes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Julio Gotay PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pat House P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Shea P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lee Thomas PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 4 6 4 2 4 2 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dave Giusti 0.2 4 4 4 1 0 0
Jim Ray 4.1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Tom Dukes 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Pat House (L) 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 0
Steve Shea 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 9 7 0 2 2 0

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