Chicago Cubs 4, Houston Colt .45s 1
Regular Season Game 89
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, July 15, 1962 (D) at Colt Stadium

CHI N    0  2  1    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4 10  2
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  4
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landrum cf                    5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Hubbs 2b                      4   0   2   1       1   0       4   1
Williams lf                   5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Banks 1b                      2   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Will rf                     2   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Altman rf,1b                  3   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
McKnight 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
  Santo 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rodgers ss                    4   2   2   1       0   0       2   4
Barragan c                    2   0   1   1       1   0       3   0
Ellsworth p                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       35   4  10   3       3   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McKnight-Altman.
E: Williams (6), McKnight (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Landrum (1,off Johnson).
SH: Barragan (1,off Drott).
IBB: Barragan (1,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Banks (5,2nd base off Johnson/Smith).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Amalfitano 2b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Mejias rf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Pendleton lf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Warwick cf                    3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Browne 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       7   3
Smith c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Johnson p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cerv ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Tiefenauer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Buddin ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Golden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Drott p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   0       2   2      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Amalfitano-Browne.
E: Mejias (7), Aspromonte (10), Johnson (4), Drott (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Warwick (12,off Ellsworth).
SH: Smith (2,off Ellsworth).
HBP: Aspromonte (7,by Ellsworth).
GDP: Smith (10,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth W(5-13)             9     5   1   0   2   2   0  35

HBP: Ellsworth (4,Aspromonte).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson L(4-12)               2     5   3   2   0   2   0  11
Giusti                        2     0   0   0   2   0   0   7
Tiefenauer                    3     1   0   0   0   0   0  10
Golden                        0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Drott                         1.1   2   1   0   1   0   0   7
McMahon                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9    10   4   2   3   3   0  39

Johnson faced 2 batters in the 3rd inning
WP: Drott (1).
IBB: Giusti (1,Barragan).

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick (left in the 6th inning), 1B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Doug Harvey; 
Shag Crawford moved to HP in the 6th inning; Doug Harvey moved to 1B in the 6th inning
Ejections: Glen Hobbie by Shag Crawford [Call at 1B]; CHI Coach
Charlie Metro by Al Barlick [Fair/foul call]
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 6907


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Colt .45s        
1. Landrum             cf        Lillis              ss
2. Hubbs               2b        Amalfitano          2b
3. Williams            lf        Mejias              rf
4. Banks               1b        Pendleton           lf
5. Altman              rf        Aspromonte          3b
6. McKnight            3b        Warwick             cf
7. Rodgers             ss        Browne              1b
8. Barragan            c         Smith               c
9. Ellsworth           p         Johnson             p

CUBS 1ST: Glen Hobbie ejected by 1B umpire Shag Crawford
sometime in early in game; Landrum was called out on
strikes; Hubbs lined to left; Williams grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis singled; Amalfitano grounded out (first
unassisted) [Lillis to second]; Mejias reached on a fielder's
choice [Lillis out at third (third to second)]; Pendleton
singled to left [Mejias scored (error by Williams) (unearned)
(no RBI)]; Aspromonte was hit by a pitch [Pendleton to second];
Warwick reached on an error by McKnight [Pendleton to third,
Aspromonte to second, Warwick to first]; Browne grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt
.45s 1.

CUBS 2ND: Banks singled; Banks stole second; Altman struck out;
McKnight grounded out (shortstop to first); Rodgers singled
[Banks scored]; Rodgers was picked off first but was safe on an
error by Johnson [Rodgers to second]; Barragan singled [Rodgers
scored (unearned)]; Ellsworth forced Barragan (second to
shortstop); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 2ND: Smith flied out to left; Johnson struck out;
Lillis flied to left in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 3RD: Landrum tripled; Hubbs singled [Landrum scored];
GIUSTI REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Williams lined into a double
play (second to first) [Hubbs out at first]; Banks popped to
third in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt
.45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: ALTMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); WILL
REPLACED BANKS (PLAYING RF); Amalfitano grounded out (third to
first); Mejias singled; Pendleton forced Mejias (shortstop to
second); Cubs Coach Charlie Metro ejected by HP umpire Al
Barlick; Aspromonte forced Pendleton (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 4TH: Altman walked; McKnight grounded out (second to first)
[Altman to second]; Rodgers flied out to left; Barragan was
walked intentionally; Ellsworth flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick doubled; Browne walked; Smith out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Warwick to third, Browne to
second]; CERV BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Cerv struck out; Lillis lined
to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 5TH: TIEFENAUER REPLACED CERV (PITCHING); Landrum flied out
to center; Hubbs grounded out (shortstop to first); Williams
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Amalfitano flied out to right; Mejias popped to
catcher in foul territory; Pendleton grounded out (third to
first); HP Umpire Al Barlick left with heat exhaustion; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 6TH: Will singled to third [Will to second (error by
Aspromonte)]; Altman flied out to left; McKnight lined to left;
Rodgers grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Aspromonte singled; Warwick walked [Aspromonte to
second]; Browne lined to pitcher; Smith grounded into a double
play (third to first) [Aspromonte out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 7TH: Barragan grounded out (third to first); Ellsworth
popped to third in foul territory; Landrum grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: BUDDIN BATTED FOR TIEFENAUER; Buddin grounded out
(third to first); Lillis lined to shortstop; Amalfitano flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 8TH: GOLDEN REPLACED BUDDIN (PITCHING); Hubbs singled;
Williams lined to second; Will singled [Hubbs to second]; DROTT
REPLACED GOLDEN (PITCHING); Altman popped to shortstop; McKnight
forced Will (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: SANTO REPLACED MCKNIGHT (PLAYING 3B); Mejias
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pendleton grounded out
(second to first); Aspromonte flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 1.

CUBS 9TH: Rodgers singled; Barragan out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Rodgers to second]; Ellsworth singled to
right [Rodgers scored (error by Mejias) (unearned) (no RBI)];
Ellsworth was picked off first but was safe on an error by Drott
[Ellsworth to second]; Drott threw a wild pitch [Ellsworth to
third]; Landrum popped to catcher in foul territory; Hubbs
walked; MCMAHON REPLACED DROTT (PITCHING); Williams struck out;
1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 9TH: Warwick flied out to center; Browne grounded out
(shortstop to first); Smith flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Colt .45s 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4  10   2    8
 Colt .45s        1   5   4    7


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