Houston Astros 1, New York Mets 0 (24 innings)
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Monday, April 15, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0 11  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1 11  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Weis ss                       9   0   1   0       1   1       2   8
Boswell 2b                   10   0   1   0       0   3       3   6
Agee cf                      10   0   0   0       0   4       9   0
Swoboda rf                   10   0   0   0       0   5       6   0
Shamsky lf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Jones pr,lf                 6   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Kranepool 1b                  8   0   2   0       1   0      25   2
Buchek 3b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Charles 3b                  6   0   1   0       1   1       2   4
Grote c                       7   0   2   0       1   1      19   2
Seaver p                      3   0   1   0       1   1       1   2
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Linz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Koonce p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Short p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Selma p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bosch ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Harrelson ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Frisella p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Cardwell ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rohr p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       79   0  11   0       5  20      70  30

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Grote-Weis.
E: Weis (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Charles (1,off Ray).
SH: Buchek (1,off Wilson); Grote (1,off Ray); Kranepool (2,off Ray); Cardwell
(1,off Blasingame).
GDP: Charles (1,off Blasingame).
IBB: Grote (2,by Wilson); Charles (1,by Ray).
Team LOB: 16.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jones (1,3rd base off Ray/King); Charles (2,2nd base off Ray/King).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                     10   0   1   0       0   3       6   0
Miller rf                     8   1   1   0       1   2       6   0
Wynn lf                       8   0   1   0       2   2       1   0
Staub 1b                      9   0   2   0       1   0      23   5
King c                        9   0   1   0       0   2      19   1
  Bateman ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 9   0   0   1       1   2       1   3
Gotay 2b                      9   0   2   0       0   1      10   4
Torres ss                     8   0   3   0       1   1       3   8
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buzhardt p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Rader ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Murrell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Blasingame p                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       79   1  11   1       7  15      72  26

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Torres-Gotay-Staub.
E: Wilson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: King (1,off Seaver).
SH: Miller (1,off Koonce).
IBB: Wynn 2 (2,by Short,by Rohr); Aspromonte (3,by Rohr); Bateman (1,by Rohr).
Team LOB: 16.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gotay (1,2nd base by Frisella/Grote); Miller (1,2nd base by Frisella/Grote).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Seaver                       10     2   0   0   0   3   0  32
Taylor                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Koonce                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Short                         1     1   0   0   2   1   0   6
Selma                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Jackson                       3     1   0   0   0   4   0  10
Frisella                      5     4   0   0   1   4   0  18
Rohr L(0-1)                   2.1   1   1   1   4   2   0  13
Totals                       23.1  11   1   1   7  15   0  87

WP: Seaver (1), Rohr (1).
BK: Rohr (1).
IBB: Short (1,Wynn); Rohr 3 (3,Aspromonte,Wynn,Bateman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        9     5   0   0   3   5   0  36
Buzhardt                      2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Coombs                        2     3   0   0   0   2   0   9
Ray                           7     2   0   0   1  11   0  24
Blasingame W(1-0)             4     1   0   0   1   1   0  13
Totals                       24    11   0   0   5  20   0  88

WP: Wilson (2).
IBB: Wilson (1,Grote); Ray (1,Charles).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 6:06   Attendance: 14219


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Weis                ss        Davis               cf
2. Boswell             2b        Miller              rf
3. Agee                cf        Wynn                lf
4. Swoboda             rf        Staub               1b
5. Shamsky             lf        King                c
6. Kranepool           1b        Aspromonte          3b
7. Buchek              3b        Gotay               2b
8. Grote               c         Torres              ss
9. Seaver              p         Wilson              p

METS 1ST: Weis grounded out (shortstop to first); Boswell flied
to center; Agee grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Davis popped to pitcher; Miller flied to right; Wynn
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Swoboda flied to right; Shamsky flied to right;
Kranepool singled to center; Buchek forced Kranepool (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub flied to right; King doubled to left; Seaver
threw a wild pitch [King to third]; Aspromonte reached on a
fielder's choice [King out at home (second to catcher)]; Gotay
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Grote popped to second; Seaver struck out; Weis
walked; Boswell struck out but Weis advanced to second and
Boswell advanced to first on a wild pitch; Agee flied to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Torres grounded out (third to first); Wilson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Swoboda popped to first; Shamsky singled to right;
Shamsky was picked off first but was safe on an error by Wilson
[Shamsky to second]; Kranepool lined to center; Buchek grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Miller flied to center; Wynn grounded out (second to
first); Staub grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 5TH: Grote lined to left; Seaver singled to right; Weis
popped to third; Boswell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: King grounded out (pitcher to first); Aspromonte
flied to right; Gotay grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 6TH: Agee struck out; Swoboda struck out; Shamsky popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Torres grounded out (third to first); Wilson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 7TH: Kranepool singled to left; Buchek out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Kranepool to second]; Grote flied to
center; Seaver walked; Weis grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: CHARLES REPLACED BUCHEK (PLAYING 3B); Miller struck
out; Wynn struck out; Staub flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 8TH: Boswell grounded out (first to pitcher); Agee popped
to second; Swoboda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: King flied out to left; Aspromonte popped to
catcher; Gotay flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

METS 9TH: Shamsky singled to right; JONES RAN FOR SHAMSKY;
Kranepool forced Jones (third to shortstop); Charles grounded
out (third to first) [Kranepool to second]; Grote was walked
intentionally; Seaver grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: JONES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Torres grounded
out (third to first); THOMAS BATTED FOR WILSON; Thomas popped to
third; Davis popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

METS 10TH: BUZHARDT REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); Weis popped to
shortstop; Boswell flied to center; Agee grounded out (catcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 10TH: Miller grounded out (second to first); Wynn flied
to center; Staub singled to right; King forced Staub (first to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 11TH: Swoboda struck out; Jones grounded out (first
unassisted); Kranepool grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 11TH: TAYLOR REPLACED SEAVER (PITCHING); Aspromonte
struck out; Gotay grounded out (shortstop to first); Torres
singled to center; RADER BATTED FOR BUZHARDT; Rader flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 12TH: COOMBS REPLACED RADER (PITCHING); Charles struck out;
Grote singled to center; LINZ BATTED FOR TAYLOR; Linz popped to
second; Weis singled to left [Grote to second]; Boswell singled
[Weis to second, Grote to third]; Agee grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 12TH: KOONCE REPLACED LINZ (PITCHING); Davis singled to
center; Miller out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Davis
to second]; SHORT REPLACED KOONCE (PITCHING); Wynn was walked
intentionally; Staub popped to catcher in foul territory; King
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 13TH: Swoboda flied to center; Jones struck out; Kranepool
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 13TH: Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first); Gotay
singled to center; Torres walked [Gotay to second]; MURRELL
BATTED FOR COOMBS; SELMA REPLACED SHORT (PITCHING); Murrell
flied to right; Davis popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 14TH: RAY REPLACED MURRELL (PITCHING); Charles grounded out
(pitcher to first); Grote flied to right; BOSCH BATTED FOR
SELMA; Bosch struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 14TH: JACKSON REPLACED BOSCH (PITCHING); Miller grounded
out (shortstop to first); Wynn grounded out (third to first);
Staub grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 15TH: Weis was called out on strikes; Boswell grounded out
(first unassisted); Agee struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 15TH: King struck out; Aspromonte struck out; Gotay
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

METS 16TH: Swoboda flied to center; Jones grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kranepool popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 16TH: On a bunt Torres singled to third; On a bunt Ray
struck out; Davis struck out; Miller flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 17TH: Charles doubled to left; Grote out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Charles to third]; HARRELSON BATTED FOR
JACKSON; On a bunt Harrelson struck out; Weis grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 17TH: FRISELLA REPLACED HARRELSON (PITCHING); Wynn flied
to left; Staub flied to center; King grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 18TH: Boswell struck out; Agee was called out on strikes;
Swoboda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 18TH: Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); Gotay
grounded out (second to first); Torres singled; Ray struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 19TH: Jones singled; Kranepool out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Jones to second]; Charles was walked
intentionally; Grote struck out while Jones stole third and
Charles stole second; Frisella struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 19TH: Davis struck out; Miller struck out; Wynn singled
to left; Staub singled to left [Wynn to second]; King flied to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 20TH: Weis grounded out (second to first); Boswell struck
out; Agee struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 20TH: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); Gotay
singled; Torres struck out while Gotay was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

METS 21ST: BLASINGAME REPLACED RAY (PITCHING); Swoboda struck
out; Jones popped to second; Kranepool grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 21ST: Blasingame grounded out (second to first); Davis
popped to pitcher; Miller walked; Miller was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

METS 22ND: Charles grounded out (pitcher to first); Grote
singled to left; CARDWELL BATTED FOR FRISELLA; Cardwell out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Grote to second]; Weis
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 22ND: ROHR REPLACED CARDWELL (PITCHING); Wynn struck out;
Staub walked; Rohr threw a wild pitch [Staub to second]; King
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Staub to third]; Aspromonte
was walked intentionally; Gotay struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 23RD: Boswell lined to first; Agee grounded out (first
unassisted); Swoboda flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 23RD: Torres grounded out (pitcher to first); Blasingame
flied to center; Davis flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 24TH: Jones flied to right; Kranepool walked; Charles
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Kranepool out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 24TH: Miller singled to right; Rohr balked [Miller to
second]; Wynn was walked intentionally; Staub grounded out
(second to first) [Wynn to second, Miller to third]; BATEMAN
BATTED FOR KING; Bateman was walked intentionally; Aspromonte
reached on an error by Weis [Bateman to second, Wynn to third,
Miller scored (RBI)]; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             0  11   1   16
 Astros           1  11   1   16


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