The Chicago Cubs emerged victorious over the Houston Astros, 5 to 3, on August 30, 1968.

1968 Chicago Cubs

Final

HOU

Astros

63-73

3

CHC

Cubs

71-66

5

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

3

5

2

0

6

1

2

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

R

3

5

H

10

6

E

2

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jose Herrera 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Denis Menke SS 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 5
Jimmy Wynn CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Rusty Staub 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Doug Rader 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bob Aspromonte LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Lee Thomas RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
John Bateman C 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Larry Dierker P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Tom Dukes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Adlesh PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Ray P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Julio Gotay PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 37 3 10 3 1 0 8 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Larry Dierker (L) 5.1 5 5 5 2 4 2
Tom Dukes 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Jim Ray 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 8.0 6 5 5 2 6 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Kessinger SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Glenn Beckert 2B 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
Billy Williams RF,LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Ron Santo 3B 4 2 2 5 2 0 1 0 0 8
Ernie Banks 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Willie Smith LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Jim Hickman RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Randy Hundley C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Adolfo Phillips CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fergie Jenkins P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 29 5 6 5 2 2 6 1 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Fergie Jenkins (W) 9.0 10 3 3 0 8 1
Totals 9.0 10 3 3 0 8 1

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