The Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs, 5 to 1, on August 24, 1968.

1968 Houston Astros

Final

CHC

Cubs

68-63

1

HOU

Astros

61-69

5

1

0

0

2

0

2

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

1

1

6

0

1

7

0

0

8

0

1

9

0

R

1

5

H

6

8

E

2

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Kessinger SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Glenn Beckert 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Billy Williams RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ernie Banks 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Willie Smith LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Randy Hundley C 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Adolfo Phillips CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Ken Holtzman P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Spangler PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Lamabe P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 1 6 1 1 1 7 0 1 9

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ken Holtzman (L) 7.0 6 4 2 6 5 0
Jack Lamabe 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0
Totals 8.0 8 5 3 6 6 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jose Herrera RF 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hector Torres SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Jimmy Wynn CF 2 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 2
Rusty Staub 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Denis Menke 2B 3 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Bob Aspromonte 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
John Bateman C 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Dick Simpson LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Dave Giusti P 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
Totals 28 5 8 3 0 6 6 0 2 11

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dave Giusti (W) 9.0 6 1 1 1 7 1
Totals 9.0 6 1 1 1 7 1

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