Houston Colt .45s 7, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 108
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, August 5, 1962 (D) at Busch Stadium I

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  5  -   7 13  1
STL N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4  8  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis 3b,2b                  5   1   4   2       0   0       0   2
Spangler lf                   4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mejias rf                     5   2   2   1       0   0       1   0
Larker 1b                     4   1   1   1       1   1      13   0
Warwick cf,lf                 5   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Smith c                       4   0   0   1       1   1       6   2
Amalfitano 2b                 2   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
  Goodman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis pr,cf                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Hartman ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
Brunet p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Umbricht p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Taussig ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Kemmerer p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pendleton ph,3b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   7  13   7       5   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Amalfitano-Hartman-Larker.
E: Amalfitano (15).

BATTING - 
3B: Larker (3,off Jackson).
SH: Pendleton (3,off McDaniel).
GDP: Spangler (1,off Jackson).
Team LOB: 9.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Flood cf                      2   1   0   0       3   0       1   0
Javier 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   0       4   1
White 1b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       8   1
Boyer 3b                      4   1   2   0       1   1       1   0
Musial lf                     4   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
  Smith pr,lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
James rf                      4   0   0   1       0   1       3   1
Oliver c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
  Schaffer c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Maxvill ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       4   7
  Schoendienst ph             0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Jackson p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  McDaniel p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ferrarese p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Duliba p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whitfield ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   4       5   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. James-Maxvill, White-Maxvill.
E: Boyer (18).

BATTING - 
2B: Musial (11,off Kemmerer).
SH: White (2,off Brunet).
HBP: Schoendienst (1,by McMahon).
GDP: White (8,off Kemmerer).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brunet                        0.1   2   3   3   3   0   0   7
Umbricht                      3.2   1   0   0   0   4   0  12
Kemmerer W(1-2)               4     4   0   0   1   0   0  15
McMahon SV(5)                 1     1   1   1   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9     8   4   4   5   6   0  40

HBP: McMahon (1,Schoendienst).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson                       7.2   8   2   2   2   2   0  32
McDaniel L(2-6)               0.2   4   5   5   1   1   0   7
Ferrarese                     0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Duliba                        0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    13   7   7   5   3   0  43

WP: Jackson (5), McDaniel (6), Ferrarese (6).
BK: Jackson (1).

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Frank Walsh
Time of Game: 3:00   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Lillis              3b        Flood               cf
2. Spangler            lf        Javier              2b
3. Mejias              rf        White               1b
4. Larker              1b        Boyer               3b
5. Warwick             cf        Musial              lf
6. Smith               c         James               rf
7. Amalfitano          2b        Oliver              c
8. Hartman             ss        Maxvill             ss
9. Brunet              p         Jackson             p

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis singled to center; Spangler singled to
third [Lillis to second]; Jackson balked [Lillis to third,
Spangler to second]; Mejias popped to shortstop; Larker flied
out to left; Warwick grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Flood walked; Javier singled to center [Flood to
second]; White out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Flood
to third, Javier to second]; Boyer walked; Musial singled to
center [Flood scored, Javier scored, Boyer to third]; James
reached on an error by Amalfitano [Boyer scored, Musial to
second]; Oliver walked [Musial to third, James to second];
UMBRICHT REPLACED BRUNET (PITCHING); Maxvill popped to first in
foul territory; Jackson struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 2ND: Smith grounded out (shortstop to first);
Amalfitano singled to third; Hartman forced Amalfitano
(shortstop to second); Umbricht forced Hartman (shortstop
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 2ND: Flood grounded out (pitcher to first); Javier
flied out to center; White flied to left in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 3RD: Lillis reached on an error by Boyer; Spangler
lined to second; Mejias grounded out (pitcher to first) [Lillis
to second]; Jackson threw a wild pitch [Lillis to third]; Larker
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Boyer singled to center; Musial grounded out
(first unassisted) [Boyer to second]; James struck out; Oliver
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick struck out; Smith grounded out (shortstop
to first); Amalfitano walked; Hartman forced Amalfitano
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Maxvill popped to shortstop; Jackson struck out;
Flood grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: TAUSSIG BATTED FOR UMBRICHT; Taussig walked;
Lillis singled to right [Taussig to second]; Spangler hit into a
double play (right to shortstop) [Taussig out at third]; Mejias
forced Lillis (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: KEMMERER REPLACED TAUSSIG (PITCHING); Javier
grounded out (third to first); White singled to right; Boyer
singled to shortstop [White to second]; Musial flied out to
center [White to third]; White was out trying to advance to home
(catcher to second to catcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s
0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Larker grounded out (second to first); Warwick
flied out to right; Smith popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: James grounded out (shortstop to first); Oliver
flied out to right; Maxvill lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Amalfitano flied out to center; Hartman lined to
left; Kemmerer grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Flood
walked; Javier singled to center [Flood to third]; White
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Javier out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: Lillis singled to center; Spangler grounded into
a double play (first to shortstop) [Lillis out at second];
Mejias singled to center; Larker tripled to right [Mejias
scored]; Warwick singled to left [Larker scored]; MCDANIEL
REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Smith struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first); Musial
doubled to right; SMITH RAN FOR MUSIAL; James flied out to left;
Oliver grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Cardinals 3.

COLT .45S 9TH: SMITH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); SCHAFFER
REPLACED OLIVER (PLAYING C ); GOODMAN BATTED FOR AMALFITANO;
Goodman singled to center; DAVIS RAN FOR GOODMAN; Hartman
singled to left [Davis to second]; PENDLETON BATTED FOR
KEMMERER; Pendleton out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Davis to third, Hartman to second]; Lillis singled to center
[Davis scored, Hartman scored, Lillis to second (on throw)];
Spangler walked; McDaniel threw a wild pitch [Lillis to third];
Mejias singled to center [Lillis scored, Spangler to third];
FERRARESE REPLACED MCDANIEL (PITCHING); Ferrarese threw a wild
pitch [Mejias to second]; Larker walked; DULIBA REPLACED
FERRARESE (PITCHING); Warwick flied out to right; Smith walked
[Spangler scored, Mejias to third, Larker to second]; Davis
singled to left [Mejias scored, Larker out at home (left to
catcher), Smith to second]; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 7,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: SCHOENDIENST BATTED FOR MAXVILL; LILLIS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); MCMAHON REPLACED SPANGLER (PITCHING);
WARWICK CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); DAVIS STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING CF); PENDLETON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B);
Schoendienst was hit by a pitch; WHITFIELD BATTED FOR DULIBA;
Whitfield struck out; Flood walked [Schoendienst to second];
Javier singled to left [Schoendienst to third, Flood to second];
White grounded out (first unassisted) [Schoendienst scored,
Flood to third, Javier to second]; Boyer struck out (catcher to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        7  13   1    9
 Cardinals        4   8   1    9


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