Cincinnati Reds 10, Houston Colt .45s 1
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Saturday, July 7, 1962 (D) at Crosley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  6  1
CIN N    1  4  1    2  0  1    1  0  x  -  10 15  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Pendleton lf,rf             2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Amalfitano 2b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cerv lf                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Mejias rf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Browne 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Larker 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       4   2
  Goodman 2b                  1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Warwick cf                    2   0   0   0       2   1       6   1
Ranew c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Aspromonte 3b                 2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Tiefenauer p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fazio ss                      4   0   1   1       0   2       0   3
Johnson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kemmerer p                  0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Buddin ph,3b                3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   1   6   1       3   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Fazio (4).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 8.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kasko 3b,ss                   4   3   3   0       1   0       2   1
Blasingame 2b                 3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Rojas 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Lynch lf                      5   1   3   2       0   0       2   0
Robinson rf                   3   1   3   2       1   0       0   0
  Gaines pr,rf                1   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Coleman 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Edwards c                     4   0   1   1       1   1      11   0
Pinson cf                     3   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
  Keough cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cardenas ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Zimmer 3b                   2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Purkey p                      4   2   1   1       1   2       0   4
Totals                       38  10  15   9       6   4      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Robinson (31,off Johnson); Lynch (7,off Kemmerer); Edwards (13,off Kemmerer);
Gaines (2,off Tiefenauer).
HR: Pinson (15,2nd inning off Johnson 0 on 0 out); Purkey (2,3rd inning off
Kemmerer 0 on 2 out).
SF: Pinson (4,off Tiefenauer).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson L(4-11)               1.1   3   4   3   2   2   1  10
Giusti                        0     1   1   1   2   0   0   3
Kemmerer                      2.2   4   3   3   0   0   1  12
Tiefenauer                    4     7   2   2   2   2   0  20
Totals                        8    15  10   9   6   4   2  45

WP: Giusti (12).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Purkey W(14-2)                9     6   1   1   3   7   0  36

WP: Purkey (2).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 6936


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Cincinnati Reds          
1. Spangler            lf        Kasko               3b
2. Amalfitano          2b        Blasingame          2b
3. Mejias              rf        Lynch               lf
4. Larker              1b        Robinson            rf
5. Warwick             cf        Coleman             1b
6. Ranew               c         Edwards             c
7. Aspromonte          3b        Pinson              cf
8. Fazio               ss        Cardenas            ss
9. Johnson             p         Purkey              p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (first unassisted);
Amalfitano grounded out (pitcher to first); Mejias popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Kasko walked; Blasingame flied out to center; Lynch
reached on an error by Fazio [Kasko to second, Lynch to first];
Robinson doubled [Kasko scored (unearned), Lynch to third];
Coleman reached on a fielder's choice [Lynch out at home (first
to catcher), Robinson to third]; Edwards struck out; 1 R (0 ER),
1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 1.

COLT .45S 2ND: Larker popped to third; Warwick flied out to
center; Ranew struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Pinson homered; Cardenas struck out; Purkey walked;
Kasko singled [Purkey to second]; GIUSTI REPLACED JOHNSON
(PITCHING); Blasingame walked [Purkey to third, Kasko to
second]; Lynch singled [Purkey scored, Kasko scored, Blasingame
to third]; Giusti threw a wild pitch [Blasingame scored, Lynch
to second]; Robinson walked; KEMMERER REPLACED GIUSTI
(PITCHING); Coleman popped to catcher in foul territory; Edwards
grounded out (first to pitcher); 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Reds 5.

COLT .45S 3RD: Aspromonte singled; Fazio struck out; Kemmerer
walked [Aspromonte to second]; Spangler was called out on
strikes; Amalfitano grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 5.

REDS 3RD: PENDLETON REPLACED SPANGLER (PLAYING LF); Pinson flied
out to left; Cardenas grounded out (third to first); Purkey
homered; Kasko grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 6.

COLT .45S 4TH: Mejias popped to shortstop; Larker singled;
Warwick struck out; Ranew flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 6.

REDS 4TH: Blasingame grounded out (shortstop to first); Lynch
doubled; Robinson singled [Lynch scored]; Coleman flied out to
center; Edwards doubled [Robinson scored]; Pinson popped to
second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 8.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte flied out to center; Fazio popped to
catcher in foul territory; BUDDIN BATTED FOR KEMMERER; Buddin
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Reds 8.

REDS 5TH: BUDDIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); TIEFENAUER
REPLACED ASPROMONTE (PITCHING); Cardenas grounded out (shortstop
to first); Purkey was called out on strikes; Kasko singled;
Blasingame singled [Kasko to second]; Lynch flied out to left; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 8.

COLT .45S 6TH: ROJAS REPLACED BLASINGAME (PLAYING 2B); ZIMMER
REPLACED CARDENAS (PLAYING 3B); KASKO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
SS); Pendleton struck out; Amalfitano grounded out (pitcher to
first); Mejias singled; Larker grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 8.

REDS 6TH: PENDLETON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); CERV
REPLACED AMALFITANO (PLAYING LF); BROWNE REPLACED MEJIAS
(PLAYING 1B); GOODMAN REPLACED LARKER (PLAYING 2B); Robinson
singled; GAINES RAN FOR ROBINSON; Coleman walked [Gaines to
second]; Edwards flied out to center [Gaines to third]; Pinson
hit a sacrifice fly to left [Gaines scored]; Zimmer singled
[Coleman to second]; Purkey popped to first in foul territory; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 9.

COLT .45S 7TH: KEOUGH REPLACED PINSON (PLAYING CF); GAINES
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Warwick walked; Ranew singled
[Warwick to second]; Purkey threw a wild pitch [Warwick to
third, Ranew to second]; Tiefenauer popped to shortstop; Fazio
was called out on strikes; Buddin popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 9.

REDS 7TH: Kasko singled; Rojas flied out to center; Lynch
singled to center [Kasko to third, Lynch out at second (center
to third to second)]; Gaines doubled [Kasko scored]; Coleman
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Reds 10.

COLT .45S 8TH: Pendleton flied out to right; Cerv was called out
on strikes; Browne flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Reds 10.

REDS 8TH: Edwards walked; Keough flied out to center; Zimmer
flied out to center; Purkey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Reds 10.

COLT .45S 9TH: Goodman singled; Warwick walked [Goodman to
second]; Ranew flied out to center; SMITH BATTED FOR TIEFENAUER;
Smith popped to second; Fazio singled [Goodman scored, Warwick
to second]; Buddin forced Fazio (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Reds 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        1   6   1    8
 Reds            10  15   0   11


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