Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Houston Colt .45s 0

Regular Season Game 128

Played on Thursday, August 23, 1962 (N) at Forbes Field

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 4 0 PIT N 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 x - 4 7 0

Houston Colt .45sAB R H RBI BB SO PO AWarwick rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Spangler lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 Temple 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 5 Larker 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 13 0 Aspromonte 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 Heist cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 Smith c 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 2 Hartman ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 Johnson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 Goodman ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Kemmerer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals30 0 4 0 1 5 24 16FIELDING -DP:1. Hartman-Temple-Larker.BATTING -GDP:Heist (3,off Law).Team LOB:4.BASERUNNING -SB:Spangler (5,2nd base off Law/Burgess).

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO AVirdon cf 4 1 2 2 0 0 3 0 Groat ss 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 3 Skinner lf 3 1 0 0 1 2 7 0 Burgess c 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 Clemente rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Clendenon 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 7 0 Hoak 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Mazeroski 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 2 Law p 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 2Totals29 4 7 4 1 5 27 8FIELDING -DP:1. Groat-Mazeroski-Clendenon.BATTING -HR:Virdon (4,3rd inning off Johnson 1 on 2 out).GDP:Groat (10,off Johnson).Team LOB:2.

PITCHING

Houston Colt .45sIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPJohnson L(6-14) 7 5 3 3 1 4 1 25 Kemmerer 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 5Totals8 7 4 4 1 5 1 30WP:Johnson (5).

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPLaw W(10-6) 9 4 0 0 1 5 0 31Umpires:HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Frank Walsh, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Jocko ConlanTime of Game:1:52Attendance:10742 Starting Lineups: Houston Colt .45s Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Warwick rf Virdon cf 2. Spangler lf Groat ss 3. Temple 2b Skinner lf 4. Larker 1b Burgess c 5. Aspromonte 3b Clemente rf 6. Heist cf Clendenon 1b 7. Smith c Hoak 3b 8. Hartman ss Mazeroski 2b 9. Johnson p Law p COLT .45S 1ST: Warwick lined to right; Spangler popped to second; Temple singled; Larker grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Virdon singled; Groat grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Virdon out at second]; Skinner struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 0. COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); Heist singled; Smith flied out to left; Hartman forced Heist (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 2ND: Burgess grounded out (second to first); Clemente grounded out (third to first); Clendenon grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 0. COLT .45S 3RD: Johnson popped to first in foul territory; Warwick lined to left; Spangler singled; Spangler stole second; Temple grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 3RD: Hoak flied out to center; Mazeroski singled; Law forced Mazeroski (pitcher to shortstop); Virdon homered [Law scored]; Groat struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 2. COLT .45S 4TH: Larker singled; Aspromonte was called out on strikes; Heist grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Larker out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 2. PIRATES 4TH: Skinner walked; Johnson threw a wild pitch [Skinner to second]; Burgess flied out to right; Clemente grounded out (shortstop to first); Clendenon singled to left [Skinner scored, Clendenon out at second (left to catcher to first)]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. COLT .45S 5TH: Smith struck out; Hartman flied out to left; Johnson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. PIRATES 5TH: Hoak struck out; Mazeroski grounded out (second to first); Law grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. COLT .45S 6TH: Warwick struck out; Spangler grounded out (second to first); Temple walked; Larker flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. PIRATES 6TH: Virdon grounded out (shortstop to first); Groat singled; Skinner popped to second; Burgess popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. COLT .45S 7TH: Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first); Heist flied out to left; Smith flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. PIRATES 7TH: Clemente grounded out (pitcher to first); Clendenon was called out on strikes; Hoak grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. COLT .45S 8TH: Hartman flied out to center; GOODMAN BATTED FOR JOHNSON; Goodman struck out; Warwick flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3. PIRATES 8TH: KEMMERER REPLACED GOODMAN (PITCHING); Mazeroski grounded out (third to first); Law singled; Virdon grounded out (catcher to first) [Law to second]; Groat singled [Law scored]; Skinner struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 4. COLT .45S 9TH: Spangler grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Temple flied out to left; Larker flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Colt .45s 0, Pirates 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Colt .45s 0 4 0 4 Pirates 4 7 0 2

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