Houston Colt .45s 10, Chicago Cubs 6
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Thursday, May 31, 1962 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  2  0    0  3  0    0  0  5  -  10 10  1
CHI N    2  0  0    1  0  2    1  0  0  -   6  7  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis ss                     3   0   1   1       0   1       3   3
  Ranew ph,c                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Amalfitano 2b                 3   0   0   1       0   2       1   3
  Spangler ph,lf              0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Mejias rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Larker 1b                     3   1   1   0       2   0      12   2
Warwick cf                    4   2   2   2       1   0       3   0
Pendleton lf,ss               4   1   2   4       1   0       3   0
Smith c,3b                    4   2   1   1       0   1       4   2
Buddin 3b                     3   1   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Browne ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Bruce p                       1   1   0   0       2   1       0   2
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodman ph,3b,2b            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32  10  10  10       8   7      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Larker-Lillis-Larker, Amalfitano-Larker.
E: Buddin (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Buddin (3,off Ellsworth); Larker (5,off Buhl).
3B: Warwick (1,off Ellsworth).
HR: Smith (4,2nd inning off Ellsworth 0 on 2 out); Pendleton (5,9th inning
off Schultz 2 on 1 out).
SH: Lillis (3,off Buhl); Mejias (1,off Schultz).
SF: Amalfitano (2,off Buhl).
HBP: Smith (2,by Ellsworth).
GDP: Smith (8,off Buhl).
IBB: Larker 2 (2,by Buhl,by Schultz).
Team LOB: 7.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock cf                      3   2   1   1       1   0       2   0
Hubbs 2b                      3   1   1   2       1   0       3   2
Williams lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Altman rf                     2   2   1   0       0   0       0   0
Santo 3b                      3   1   2   2       1   0       1   4
White ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Tappe c                       3   0   0   1       0   0       8   0
  Will ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ellsworth p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Buhl p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Elston p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Schultz p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McKnight ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   6   7   6       3   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Santo-Hubbs-Banks.

BATTING - 
2B: Altman (6,off Bruce).
HR: Hubbs (2,1st inning off Bruce 1 on 0 out); Santo (6,6th inning off Bruce
1 on 1 out); Brock (6,7th inning off Bruce 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Brock (3,by Bruce); Altman 2 (3,by Bruce 2).
GDP: Williams (5,off Bruce); Banks (7,off Stone).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altman (6,2nd base off Bruce/Smith).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         6.1   6   6   6   2   3   3  29
Stone                         0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
McMahon W(1-1)                2     0   0   0   1   0   0   6
Totals                        9     7   6   6   3   3   3  37

HBP: Bruce 3 (5,Brock,Altman 2).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth                     4     4   5   5   2   5   1  19
Buhl                          3     3   0   0   2   0   0  12
Elston L(2-2)                 1     1   2   2   3   1   0   7
Schultz                       1     2   3   3   1   1   1   6
Totals                        9    10  10  10   8   7   2  44

Ellsworth faced 4 batters in the 5th inning
Buhl faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
Elston faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Buhl (3).
HBP: Ellsworth (2,Smith).
IBB: Buhl (5,Larker); Schultz (2,Larker).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 3722


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Chicago Cubs             
1. Lillis              ss        Brock               cf
2. Amalfitano          2b        Hubbs               2b
3. Mejias              rf        Williams            lf
4. Larker              1b        Banks               1b
5. Warwick             cf        Altman              rf
6. Pendleton           lf        Santo               3b
7. Smith               c         White               ss
8. Buddin              3b        Tappe               c
9. Bruce               p         Ellsworth           p

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first);
Amalfitano struck out; Mejias struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Brock was hit by a pitch; Hubbs homered [Brock
scored]; Williams flied out to center; Banks grounded out
(catcher to first); Altman was hit by a pitch; Altman stole
second; Santo flied out to center; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 2ND: Larker grounded out (second to first); Warwick
tripled to center; Pendleton grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Warwick scored]; Smith homered; Buddin grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: White grounded out (shortstop to first); Tappe
grounded out (pitcher to first); Ellsworth struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bruce struck out; Lillis struck out; Amalfitano
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Brock flied out to left; Hubbs grounded out (third to
first); Williams grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Mejias grounded out (third to first); Larker
grounded out (first unassisted); Warwick walked; Pendleton
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s
2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: Banks lined to left; Altman was hit by a pitch; Santo
singled [Altman to second]; White singled to third [Altman to
third, Santo to second]; Tappe reached on an error by Buddin
[Altman scored (RBI), Santo out at home (first to catcher),
White to second, Tappe to first]; Ellsworth grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Smith was hit by a pitch; Buddin doubled [Smith
scored]; Bruce walked; Lillis singled [Buddin scored, Bruce to
third]; BUHL REPLACED ELLSWORTH (PITCHING); Amalfitano hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Bruce scored]; Mejias singled to left
[Lillis out at third (left to third)]; Buhl threw a wild pitch
[Mejias to second]; Larker was walked intentionally; Warwick
flied out to left; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 5, Cubs 3.

CUBS 5TH: Brock walked; Hubbs forced Brock (second to
shortstop); Williams grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Hubbs out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 5, Cubs 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Pendleton singled; Smith grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Pendleton out at second];
Buddin flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 5,
Cubs 3.

CUBS 6TH: Banks was called out on strikes; Altman doubled; Santo
homered [Altman scored]; White struck out; Tappe grounded out
(third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 5, Cubs 5.

COLT .45S 7TH: Bruce walked; Lillis out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Bruce to second]; Amalfitano grounded out
(shortstop to first); Mejias grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 5, Cubs 5.

CUBS 7TH: Buhl grounded out (shortstop to first); Brock homered;
Hubbs walked; STONE REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Williams singled
[Hubbs to second]; Banks grounded into a double play (second to
first) [Williams out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 5, Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 8TH: Larker doubled; ELSTON REPLACED BUHL (PITCHING);
Warwick flied out to center; Pendleton walked; Smith was called
out on strikes; BROWNE BATTED FOR BUDDIN; Browne walked [Larker
to third, Pendleton to second]; GOODMAN BATTED FOR STONE;
Goodman forced Larker (pitcher to catcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Colt .45s 5, Cubs 6.

CUBS 8TH: MCMAHON REPLACED BROWNE (PITCHING); GOODMAN STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 3B); Altman flied out to left; Santo walked; Santo
was out trying to advance to second (catcher to shortstop);
White flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 5,
Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 9TH: RANEW BATTED FOR LILLIS; Ranew singled; SPANGLER
BATTED FOR AMALFITANO; Spangler walked [Ranew to second];
SCHULTZ REPLACED ELSTON (PITCHING); Mejias out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Ranew to third, Spangler to second];
Larker was walked intentionally; Warwick singled [Ranew scored,
Spangler scored, Larker to second]; Pendleton homered [Larker
scored, Warwick scored]; Smith flied out to left; McMahon struck
out; 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 10, Cubs 6.

CUBS 9TH: RANEW STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); SPANGLER STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); PENDLETON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS);
SMITH CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); GOODMAN CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING 2B); WILL BATTED FOR TAPPE; Will grounded out (second
to first); MCKNIGHT BATTED FOR SCHULTZ; McKnight grounded out
(pitcher to first); Brock grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 10, Cubs 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s       10  10   1    7
 Cubs             6   7   0    4


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