Houston Colt .45s 3, Milwaukee Braves 2
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Thursday, June 7, 1962 (N) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   2 11  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  9  0
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
T. Aaron 1b                   3   1   1   0       1   1      10   0
McMillan ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       2   7
Mathews 3b                    4   0   2   1       0   1       2   2
H. Aaron cf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Bell lf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Crandall c                    4   0   2   0       0   0       4   1
Jones rf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Samuel 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Spahn p                       4   0   1   0       0   3       0   1
  Fischer p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2  11   2       1  10      26  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spahn-McMillan-T. Aaron.

BATTING - 
2B: H. Aaron (13,off Farrell); T. Aaron (9,off Farrell); Mathews (9,off Farrell).
SH: McMillan (7,off Farrell).
GDP: H. Aaron (6,off Farrell); Jones (5,off Farrell).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Samuel (2,2nd base by Farrell/Ranew).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis ss,2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Pendleton lf                  4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Mejias rf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Larker 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   1       6   1
  Spangler pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Warwick cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Ranew c                       4   0   1   1       0   1      11   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Goodman ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Amalfitano 2b                 1   0   0   0       1   0       3   2
  Smith ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Farrell p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Buddin ph,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   9   3       1   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lillis-Amalfitano-Larker, Lillis-Larker.

BATTING - 
HR: Mejias (15,1st inning off Spahn 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Lillis (1,off Spahn).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spahn L(6-6)                  8.2   8   3   3   1   4   1  33
Fischer                       0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8.2   9   3   3   1   4   1  34


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell                       8    11   2   2   1   8   0  33
McMahon W(2-1)                1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   2   2   1  10   0  36


Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 14818


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Colt .45s        
1. T. Aaron            1b        Lillis              ss
2. McMillan            ss        Pendleton           lf
3. Mathews             3b        Mejias              rf
4. H. Aaron            cf        Larker              1b
5. Bell                lf        Warwick             cf
6. Crandall            c         Ranew               c
7. Jones               rf        Aspromonte          3b
8. Samuel              2b        Amalfitano          2b
9. Spahn               p         Farrell             p

BRAVES 1ST: T. Aaron was called out on strikes; McMillan struck
out; Mathews popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis struck out; Pendleton grounded out
(shortstop to first); Mejias homered; Larker flied out to left;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 2ND: H. Aaron flied out to right; Bell popped to third in
foul territory; Crandall singled; Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 2ND: Warwick struck out; Ranew struck out; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Samuel grounded out (shortstop to first); Spahn
singled; T. Aaron popped to third in foul territory; McMillan
singled [Spahn to second]; Mathews struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Amalfitano walked; Farrell popped to first;
Lillis grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Amalfitano out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron doubled; Bell singled [H. Aaron scored];
Crandall singled [Bell to third]; Jones struck out; Samuel
reached on a fielder's choice [Bell out at home (pitcher to
catcher), Crandall to second]; Spahn struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Pendleton grounded out (shortstop to first);
Mejias singled; Larker struck out; Warwick forced Mejias
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt
.45s 1.

BRAVES 5TH: T. Aaron walked; McMillan out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [T. Aaron to second]; Mathews singled [T.
Aaron scored]; H. Aaron grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Mathews out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Ranew flied out to center; Aspromonte flied out
to center; Amalfitano grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Bell singled; Crandall popped to second; Jones
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Bell out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Farrell grounded out (second to first); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pendleton singled; Mejias
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s
1.

BRAVES 7TH: Samuel singled; Samuel was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Spahn struck out; T. Aaron doubled;
McMillan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: Larker singled; Warwick singled [Larker to
second]; Larker was picked off second (catcher to shortstop to
third); Ranew forced Warwick (shortstop to second); Aspromonte
popped to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 8TH: Mathews doubled; H. Aaron struck out; Bell flied out
to right; Crandall popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: SMITH BATTED FOR AMALFITANO; Smith grounded out
(third to first); BUDDIN BATTED FOR FARRELL; Buddin lined to
third; Lillis flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 9TH: BUDDIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); LILLIS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); MCMAHON REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Jones
grounded out (third to first); Samuel struck out; Spahn struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 9TH: Pendleton singled; Mejias flied to left in foul
territory; Larker singled [Pendleton to second]; SPANGLER RAN
FOR LARKER; Warwick flied out to right; Ranew singled [Pendleton
scored, Spangler to second]; FISCHER REPLACED SPAHN (PITCHING);
GOODMAN BATTED FOR ASPROMONTE; Goodman singled [Spangler scored,
Ranew to second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2  11   0    7
 Colt .45s        3   9   0    5


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