The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn't pull it off against the Atlanta Braves, 8 to 7, on September 1, 1968.

1968 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

ATL

Braves

69-69

8

PIT

Pirates

65-72

7

1

0

2

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

2

0

7

4

2

8

0

3

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

1

0

R

8

7

H

12

13

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Felipe Alou CF 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Felix Millan 2B 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hank Aaron 1B,RF 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 3
Joe Torre C 6 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Tito Francona LF 3 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Tommie Aaron 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Deron Johnson 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Marty Martinez 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Lum RF,LF 3 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
Gil Garrido SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pat Jarvis P 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Cecil Upshaw P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Claude Raymond P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sonny Jackson PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Britton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 44 8 12 6 0 4 2 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Pat Jarvis 6.2 7 4 4 0 1 1
Cecil Upshaw 1.0 4 3 0 0 0 0
Claude Raymond (W) 2.1 2 0 0 1 1 0
Jim Britton (S) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 11.0 13 7 0 1 3 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Freddie Patek SS 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Maury Wills 3B 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Matty Alou CF 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Roberto Clemente RF 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
Willie Stargell 1B 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Mota LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bill Mazeroski 2B 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Steve Blass PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Cannizzaro C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry May C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gary Kolb PH,C 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Kline P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Bunning P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Al McBean P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tommie Sisk P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Jimenez PH 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Bruce Dal Canton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Alley PH,2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 45 7 13 7 1 1 3 2 0 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Bunning 5.2 7 3 3 1 2 0
Al McBean 0.2 2 4 3 2 0 0
Tommie Sisk 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0
Bruce Dal Canton 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Kline (L) 3.0 2 1 1 0 0 0
Totals 11.0 12 8 0 4 2 0

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