The Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 8 to 5, on August 19, 1968.

1968 Houston Astros

Final

LAD

Dodgers

54-69

5

HOU

Astros

57-69

8

1

0

0

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

0

7

5

3

1

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

1

R

5

8

H

8

8

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Willie Crawford LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Len Gabrielson RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
Jim Lefebvre PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Willie Davis CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Tom Haller C 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ron Fairly 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bob Bailey 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Paul Popovich 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Zoilo Versalles SS 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Bill Singer P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Claude Osteen P 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ted Savage PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
John Purdin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ken Boyer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 35 5 8 5 0 3 8 0 0 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bill Singer (L) 3.1 4 6 5 4 4 0
Claude Osteen 2.2 4 2 1 0 2 0
John Purdin 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Totals 8.0 8 8 6 4 9 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jose Herrera RF 4 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Norm Miller RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hector Torres SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jimmy Wynn CF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Rusty Staub 1B 3 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Doug Rader 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Denis Menke 2B 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Aspromonte LF 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2
John Bateman C 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 1
Dave Giusti P 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Danny Coombs P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Totals 31 8 8 8 0 4 9 0 0 9

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dave Giusti 4.2 6 4 4 2 5 0
Danny Coombs (W) 4.1 2 1 1 1 3 0
Totals 9.0 8 5 5 3 8 0

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