ATL 7, CHI 4 W-Pappas 10-7 L-Holtzman 10-6 S-Upshaw(24) HR-H.Aaron(37) Cepeda(17)
SD 4, MON 3 W-Sisk 6-12 L-McGinn 7-4 S-Reberger(13) Sisk 4 rbi, Herrera 5-for-5.
NY 6, SF 0 W-Gentry 13-8 L-McCormick 11-5 HR-Jones(7) Jones 5 rbi.
LA 11, PHI 1 W-Sutton 15-7 L-J.Johnson 5-18 HR-Allen(27)
STL 2, CIN 0 W-Briles 11-11 L-Fisher 11-10 Briles 2-hitter.
|He's in a quiet vibration land.|
|Your Impartial Goddess has about had it with L.A.|
Cleon Jones hoisted the Mets on his back and Gary Gentry did the rest as the New York nine downed San Francisco 6-0 with Jones knocking in 5 of the 6. The Metropolitans now move to within three of the second place Cubs.
|Beanie & Cecil don the high fash shades.|
|NOT Joe Torre.|
Finally, the Astros and Pirates didn't even take the field on Thursday, both teams citing "ennui" as the reason for their pervading sense of indifference and malaise. Jean Paul Sartre was called in to speak to both squads before Friday's upcoming action.
|Aw, sez you!|