Milwaukee Braves 9, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Saturday, April 28, 1962 (N) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    0  0  0    2  0  3    0  0  4  -   9 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   3 11  1
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
T. Aaron lf                   5   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Jones rf                      4   1   1   2       1   0       2   0
H. Aaron cf                   5   2   1   0       0   2       4   0
Mathews 3b                    5   2   3   0       0   1       1   0
Adcock 1b                     4   2   2   1       1   0       3   0
Menke 2b                      5   1   3   1       0   0       2   1
Torre c                       5   0   3   2       0   0       9   0
McMillan ss                   4   0   0   1       0   2       2   3
Willey p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Butler p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       41   9  14   7       2  10      27   4

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McMillan-Menke-Adcock.

BATTING - 
2B: Mathews (2,off Cicotte).
HR: Jones (1,9th inning off Cicotte 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf                   4   1   4   0       1   0       1   0
Amalfitano 2b                 5   0   2   1       0   1       3   1
Larker 1b                     3   0   0   1       0   0       9   2
Pendleton lf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Mejias rf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Smith c                       4   0   1   1       0   0      11   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Ranew ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Giusti p                      2   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
  Tiefenauer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taussig ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cicotte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Umbricht p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Browne ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  11   3       1   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Larker (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Smith (3,off Willey); Pendleton (3,off Willey).
3B: Spangler (2,off Butler).
SF: Larker (2,off Willey).
GDP: Amalfitano (1,off Willey).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willey                        4.2   8   3   3   1   1   0  22
Butler W(1-0)                 4.1   3   0   0   0   5   0  16
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1   6   0  38

WP: Butler (1).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(0-2)                 5.1   7   5   5   1   7   0  24
Tiefenauer                    1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   6
Cicotte                       1.2   6   3   2   0   1   1  10
Umbricht                      0.1   0   1   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    14   9   7   2  10   1  43


Umpires: HP - Frank Walsh, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 22501


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Colt .45s        
1. T. Aaron            lf        Spangler            cf
2. Jones               rf        Amalfitano          2b
3. H. Aaron            cf        Larker              1b
4. Mathews             3b        Pendleton           lf
5. Adcock              1b        Mejias              rf
6. Menke               2b        Smith               c
7. Torre               c         Aspromonte          3b
8. McMillan            ss        Lillis              ss
9. Willey              p         Giusti              p

BRAVES 1ST: T. Aaron struck out; Jones grounded out (shortstop
to first); H. Aaron was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler walked; Amalfitano singled [Spangler to
second]; Larker flied out to center; Pendleton popped to second;
Mejias popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Mathews struck out; Adcock grounded out (third to
first); Menke singled; Torre grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Smith popped to catcher in foul territory;
Aspromonte lined to shortstop; Lillis lined to third; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 3RD: McMillan was called out on strikes; Willey was
called out on strikes; T. Aaron flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Giusti was called out on strikes; Spangler
singled; Amalfitano grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Spangler out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 0, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Jones walked; H. Aaron forced Jones (pitcher to
second); Mathews singled [H. Aaron to second]; Adcock popped to
second; Menke singled [H. Aaron scored, Mathews to third]; Torre
singled [Mathews scored, Menke to second]; McMillan struck out;
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Larker popped to shortstop; Pendleton flied out
to center; Mejias singled; Smith doubled [Mejias scored];
Aspromonte flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2,
Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Willey struck out; T. Aaron grounded out (first
unassisted); Jones grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Lillis flied out to right; Giusti singled;
Spangler singled [Giusti to second]; Amalfitano singled [Giusti
scored, Spangler to third]; Larker hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Spangler scored]; Pendleton doubled [Amalfitano to third];
BUTLER REPLACED WILLEY (PITCHING); Mejias flied out to left; 2
R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 3.

BRAVES 6TH: H. Aaron singled; Mathews grounded out (pitcher to
first) [H. Aaron to second]; Adcock singled [H. Aaron scored];
Menke singled [Adcock to second]; TIEFENAUER REPLACED GIUSTI
(PITCHING); Torre singled [Adcock scored, Menke to third];
McMillan forced Torre (shortstop to second) [Menke scored];
Butler struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Smith popped to catcher in foul territory;
Aspromonte was called out on strikes; Lillis struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

BRAVES 7TH: T. Aaron struck out; Jones grounded out (shortstop
to first); H. Aaron popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: TAUSSIG BATTED FOR TIEFENAUER; Taussig struck
out; Spangler tripled; Amalfitano struck out; Larker flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

BRAVES 8TH: CICOTTE REPLACED TAUSSIG (PITCHING); Mathews
singled; Adcock singled to right [Mathews out at third (right to
first to shortstop)]; Menke popped to catcher in foul territory;
Torre singled [Adcock to second]; McMillan popped to shortstop;
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: Pendleton flied out to right; Mejias grounded out
(shortstop to first); Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

BRAVES 9TH: Butler grounded out (shortstop to first); T. Aaron
singled; Jones homered [T. Aaron scored]; H. Aaron struck out;
Mathews doubled; UMBRICHT REPLACED CICOTTE (PITCHING); Adcock
walked; Menke reached on an error by Larker [Mathews scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Adcock scored (unearned) (no RBI), Menke to
first]; Torre grounded out (second to first); 4 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 9TH: RANEW BATTED FOR ASPROMONTE; Ranew struck out;
Lillis flied out to left; BROWNE BATTED FOR UMBRICHT; Browne
singled; Butler threw a wild pitch [Browne to second]; Spangler
singled [Browne to third]; Amalfitano flied out to left; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 9, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           9  14   0    7
 Colt .45s        3  11   1    8


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