Houston Colt .45s 3, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 38
Played on Monday, May 21, 1962 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  2
HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   3  9  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hickman cf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
  Landrith ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Chacon ss                     4   0   0   0       1   0       4   3
Christopher rf                4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Thomas lf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Bouchee 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       8   3
Neal 2b                       4   0   1   1       0   0       3   5
Mantilla 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Taylor c                      3   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
  Kanehl pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hillman p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Mizell p                    2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Ashburn ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   7   2       4   7      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Neal-Chacon-Bouchee, Mantilla-Neal-Bouchee.
E: Taylor 2 (2).
PB: Taylor (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Christopher (1,off Golden).
SF: Taylor (2,off Golden).
GDP: Thomas (4,off Golden).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   3   1   2   0       1   0       5   0
Goodman 3b                    2   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
  Pendleton ph,3b             1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Mejias rf                     2   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
Larker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Warwick cf                    4   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Smith c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       7   1
Aspromonte 2b,ss              4   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Buddin ss                     2   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
  Lillis 2b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Golden p                      3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   3   9   3       4   0      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Goodman-Aspromonte-Larker.
E: Golden (1).

BATTING - 
3B: Buddin (1,off Hillman); Pendleton (1,off Mizell).
SH: Goodman (1,off Mizell).
SF: Mejias (2,off Mizell).
GDP: Larker (2,off Mizell); Smith (5,off Mizell).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Spangler (2,2nd base off Hillman/Taylor); Aspromonte (3,2nd base off Mizell/Taylor).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hillman                       2.2   4   2   2   0   0   0  12
Mizell L(1-2)                 5.1   5   1   1   4   0   0  22
Totals                        8     9   3   3   4   0   0  34


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Golden W(2-1)                 9     7   2   1   4   7   0  38

WP: Golden (2).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Al Forman, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Bill Jackowski
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 16317


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Hickman             cf        Spangler            lf
2. Chacon              ss        Goodman             3b
3. Christopher         rf        Mejias              rf
4. Thomas              lf        Larker              1b
5. Bouchee             1b        Warwick             cf
6. Neal                2b        Smith               c
7. Mantilla            3b        Aspromonte          2b
8. Taylor              c         Buddin              ss
9. Hillman             p         Golden              p

METS 1ST: Hickman struck out; Chacon popped to second;
Christopher popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler popped to shortstop; Goodman flied out
to left; Mejias grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas singled to shortstop; Bouchee reached on an
error by Golden [Thomas to second]; Neal singled to right
[Thomas scored, Bouchee to third, Neal to second (on throw)];
Mantilla walked; Taylor hit a sacrifice fly to left [Bouchee
scored (unearned)]; Hillman struck out; Hickman flied out to
left; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Larker grounded out (second to first); On a bunt
Warwick singled to catcher [Warwick to third (error by Taylor)];
Smith popped to third in foul territory; Aspromonte popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt
.45s 0.

METS 3RD: Chacon walked; Christopher struck out; Thomas grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Chacon out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Buddin tripled to center; Golden grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Buddin scored]; On a bunt Spangler singled
to third; Spangler stole second; Goodman singled to center
[Spangler scored, Goodman to second (on throw)]; Mejias flied
out to center [Goodman to third]; MIZELL REPLACED HILLMAN
(PITCHING); Larker grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

METS 4TH: Bouchee grounded out (catcher to first); Neal lined to
shortstop; Mantilla grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick grounded out (pitcher to first); Smith
flied out to center; Aspromonte singled to left; Aspromonte
stole second [Aspromonte to third (error by Taylor)]; Buddin
walked; Golden forced Buddin (first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

METS 5TH: Taylor struck out; Mizell singled; Hickman popped to
first in foul territory; Chacon popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 5TH: Spangler walked; Goodman out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Spangler to second]; Taylor allowed a passed
ball [Spangler to third]; Mejias walked; Larker grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Mejias out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

METS 6TH: Christopher grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas
popped to shortstop; Bouchee lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Warwick singled to left; Smith grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Warwick out at second];
Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Colt .45s 2.

METS 7TH: Neal flied out to left; Mantilla struck out; Taylor
singled to center; Mizell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Buddin flied out to left; Golden popped to
shortstop; Spangler singled to right; Spangler was picked off
first (pitcher to first to shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

METS 8TH: Hickman struck out; Chacon flied out to left;
Christopher doubled to third; Golden threw a wild pitch
[Christopher to third]; Thomas walked; Bouchee walked [Thomas to
second]; Neal forced Bouchee (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: PENDLETON BATTED FOR GOODMAN; Pendleton tripled
to center; Mejias hit a sacrifice fly to center [Pendleton
scored]; Larker grounded out (second to first); Warwick singled
to left; Smith walked [Warwick to second]; Aspromonte forced
Smith (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt
.45s 3.

METS 9TH: PENDLETON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); ASPROMONTE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); LILLIS REPLACED BUDDIN (PLAYING
2B); Mantilla flied out to left; Taylor singled to second;
KANEHL RAN FOR TAYLOR; ASHBURN BATTED FOR MIZELL; Ashburn
singled to shortstop [Kanehl to second]; LANDRITH BATTED FOR
HICKMAN; Landrith popped to third in foul territory; Chacon
flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2   7   2    9
 Colt .45s        3   9   1    7


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