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Classic Box Score: Sept. 15, 1969

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Sept. 15, 1969

New York ab r h rbi St. Louis ab r h rbi
Harrelson ss 4 0 1 0 Brock lf 4 1 2 0
Otis lf 5 0 0 0 Flood cf 5 2 2 1
Agee cf 4 1 1 0 Pinson rf 4 0 3 1
Clendenon 1b 3 1 1 0 Torre 1b 4 0 1 1
Swoboda rf 4 2 2 4 McCarver c 4 0 0 0
Charles 3b 4 0 0 0 Shannon 3b 4 0 0 0
Grote c 4 0 2 0 Javier 2b 4 0 0 0
Weis 2b 4 0 1 0 Maxville ss 3 0 0 0
Gentry p 2 0 0 0 BBrowne ph 1 0 0 0
Pfeil ph 1 0 1 0 Carlton p 3 0 0 0
Gosger pr 0 0 0 0 Gagliano ph 1 0 0 0
McGraw p 1 0 0 0 Nossek pr 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 4 9 4 37 3 8 3

New York 000 200 020-4
St. Louis 001 020 000-3

E-Javier, Charles 2, Clendenon, Harrelson. Dp-New York. LOB-New York 7, St.
Louis 9. HR-Swoboda 2(9). SB-Pinson, Brock 2.

New York IP H R ER BB K
Gentry 6 7 3 3 1 3
McGraw W, 8-3 3 1 0 0 1 3
St.Louis
Carlton L, 16-10 9 9 4 4 2 19

WP-Carlton. T-2:23. A-13,806.

Jim Caple is a Senior Writer for ESPN.com.