The St. Louis Cardinals came up just a bit short against the Chicago Cubs, 6 to 5, on August 4, 1968.

1968 St. Louis Cardinals

Final

CHC

Cubs

58-52

6

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

3

4

0

0

5

2

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

0

1

9

1

0

10

0

0

11

1

1

12

0

0

13

1

0

R

6

5

H

16

13

E

3

2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Kessinger SS 7 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Glenn Beckert 2B 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Billy Williams LF 6 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Ron Santo 3B 6 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 4
Ernie Banks 1B 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Randy Hundley C 6 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 2
Jim Hickman RF,CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Adolfo Phillips CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Al Spangler RF 3 2 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 4
Joe Niekro P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fergie Jenkins P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Willie Smith PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rich Nye P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Nen PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Phil Regan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Upham PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bill Stoneman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Lamabe P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lee Elia PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jose Arcia PR,CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 51 6 16 6 2 3 11 0 0 22

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Fergie Jenkins 4.0 6 3 2 1 2 0
Rich Nye 4.0 2 1 0 0 3 0
Phil Regan 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0
Bill Stoneman 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0
Jack Lamabe (W) 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0
Joe Niekro (S) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 13.0 13 5 3 2 9 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Lou Brock LF 7 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 1
Curt Flood CF 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bobby Tolan 1B 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Roger Maris RF 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tim McCarver C 6 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Mike Shannon 3B 6 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 2
Julian Javier 2B 6 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dal Maxvill SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Johnny Edwards PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ron Davis PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Schofield SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bob Gibson P 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Phil Gagliano PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Hoerner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Willis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Orlando Cepeda PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 52 5 13 5 0 2 9 1 0 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Gibson 11.0 12 5 4 3 10 2
Joe Hoerner (L) 1.2 4 1 1 0 1 0
Ron Willis 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 13.0 16 6 5 3 11 2

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