Houston Colt .45s 8, Milwaukee Braves 5
Regular Season Game 116
Played on Sunday, August 12, 1962 (D) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    1  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  2  -   5 11  2
HOU N    1  0  0    3  0  2    1  1  x  -   8 15  1
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McMillan ss                   3   1   2   1       0   0       0   3
  Samuel ss                   2   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
T. Aaron lf                   4   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Mathews 3b                    4   1   2   0       1   0       1   4
H. Aaron rf                   5   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Adcock 1b                     4   1   0   0       1   1      10   0
Maye cf                       3   0   1   0       2   0       1   0
Torre c                       3   0   1   0       2   0       2   1
  Taylor pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bolling 2b                    4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Burdette p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lemaster p                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Bell ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Willey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Aspromonte ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nottebart p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   4       7   2      24  13

FIELDING - 
E: T. Aaron 2 (8).

BATTING - 
2B: McMillan (12,off Bruce).
3B: Mathews (2,off Golden).
HR: McMillan (12,1st inning off Bruce 0 on 0 out); Samuel (2,9th inning off
Golden 0 on 0 out).
SF: Bolling (3,off Golden).
Team LOB: 12.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis 2b                     4   2   3   2       1   0       3   3
Spangler lf                   2   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Warwick ph,cf               3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Pendleton cf,lf               4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Mejias rf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Larker 1b                     4   2   2   1       0   1       9   2
Aspromonte 3b                 4   2   3   1       0   0       1   2
Smith c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Hartman ss                    4   2   2   2       0   0       2   3
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Golden p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kemmerer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   8  15   8       1   2      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Lillis.
E: Mejias (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Lillis (6,off Burdette); Hartman (2,off Willey); Aspromonte (11,off Willey).
HR: Larker (8,4th inning off Burdette 0 on 1 out).
SH: Pendleton (4,off Burdette).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Aspromonte (4,2nd base off Willey/Torre).

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burdette L(9-8)               3.2   8   4   3   0   1   1  19
Lemaster                      1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Willey                        2     5   3   3   0   1   0  11
Nottebart                     1     2   1   1   1   0   0   6
Totals                        8    15   8   7   1   2   1  40


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce W(7-7)                  5.1   6   2   2   4   2   1  25
Golden                        2.2   4   3   3   1   0   1  13
McMahon                       0.2   1   0   0   2   0   0   5
Kemmerer SV(1)                0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    11   5   5   7   2   2  44

Golden faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 4902


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Colt .45s        
1. McMillan            ss        Lillis              2b
2. T. Aaron            lf        Spangler            lf
3. Mathews             3b        Pendleton           cf
4. H. Aaron            rf        Mejias              rf
5. Adcock              1b        Larker              1b
6. Maye                cf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Torre               c         Smith               c
8. Bolling             2b        Hartman             ss
9. Burdette            p         Bruce               p

BRAVES 1ST: McMillan homered; T. Aaron walked; Mathews flied out
to left; H. Aaron was called out on strikes while T. Aaron was
out trying to advance to second (catcher to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis singled to left [Lillis to second (error
by T. Aaron)]; Spangler singled [Lillis scored (unearned)];
Pendleton out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Spangler
to second]; Mejias grounded out (shortstop to first); Larker
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Adcock was called out on strikes; Maye flied out to
center; Torre grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first);
Smith lined to right; Hartman grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Bolling singled; Burdette forced Bolling (first to
shortstop); McMillan doubled [Burdette to third]; T. Aaron
grounded out (first to pitcher); Mathews walked; H. Aaron forced
Mathews (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 1,
Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bruce grounded out (third to first); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Spangler singled; Pendleton
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Adcock flied out to center; Maye grounded out
(pitcher to first); Torre singled; Bolling popped to third in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Mejias flied out to left; Larker homered;
Aspromonte singled; Smith singled [Aspromonte to second];
Hartman singled [Aspromonte scored, Smith to third]; Bruce
reached on a fielder's choice [Smith out at home (third to
catcher to third), Hartman to second]; Lillis doubled [Hartman
scored, Bruce to third]; LEMASTER REPLACED BURDETTE (PITCHING);
WARWICK BATTED FOR SPANGLER; Warwick flied out to left; 3 R, 5
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 4.

BRAVES 5TH: WARWICK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); PENDLETON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Lemaster singled; McMillan
forced Lemaster (shortstop to second); T. Aaron grounded out
(first unassisted) [McMillan to second]; Mathews grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 4.

COLT .45S 5TH: SAMUEL REPLACED MCMILLAN (PLAYING SS); Pendleton
flied out to center; Mejias popped to shortstop; Larker flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Colt .45s 4.

BRAVES 6TH: H. Aaron popped to pitcher; Adcock walked; Maye
singled [Adcock to second]; Torre walked [Adcock to third, Maye
to second]; GOLDEN REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Bolling hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Adcock scored]; BELL BATTED FOR
LEMASTER; Bell grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 4.

COLT .45S 6TH: WILLEY REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); Aspromonte
singled; Aspromonte stole second; Smith flied out to right;
Hartman doubled [Aspromonte scored]; Golden popped to shortstop;
Lillis singled to left [Hartman scored, Lillis to second (error
by T. Aaron)]; Warwick grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 6.

BRAVES 7TH: Samuel grounded out (third to first); T. Aaron lined
to center; Mathews tripled; H. Aaron singled [Mathews scored];
Adcock popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Colt .45s 6.

COLT .45S 7TH: Pendleton grounded out (pitcher to second to
first); Mejias was called out on strikes; Larker singled;
Aspromonte doubled [Larker scored]; Smith grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s
7.

BRAVES 8TH: Maye walked; Torre flied out to left; Bolling flied
out to center; ASPROMONTE BATTED FOR WILLEY; Aspromonte flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 7.

COLT .45S 8TH: NOTTEBART REPLACED ASPROMONTE (PITCHING); Hartman
flied out to right; Golden flied out to left; Lillis walked;
Warwick singled [Lillis to second]; Pendleton singled [Lillis
scored, Warwick to second]; Mejias grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 8.

BRAVES 9TH: Samuel homered; T. Aaron singled; MCMAHON REPLACED
GOLDEN (PITCHING); Mathews singled to right [T. Aaron scored
(error by Mejias) (no RBI), Mathews to second]; H. Aaron
grounded out (shortstop to first); Adcock grounded out (pitcher
to first); Maye walked; Torre walked [Mathews to third, Maye to
second]; TAYLOR RAN FOR TORRE; KEMMERER REPLACED MCMAHON
(PITCHING); Bolling grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1
E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  11   2   12
 Colt .45s        8  15   1    8


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