Chicago Cubs 4, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 135
Played on Saturday, September 1, 1962 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   3  6  1
CHI N    0  0  0    1  0  1    2  0  x  -   4  8  2
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Warwick lf,cf                 4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Temple 2b                     4   0   2   2       0   0       1   3
Heist cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Spangler ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Larker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Mejias rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Campbell c                    4   1   1   0       0   1       5   0
Lillis ss                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   2
Brunet p                      2   1   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Amalfitano ph               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kemmerer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   3   6   2       2   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Lillis (13).

BATTING - 
SH: Amalfitano (3,off Ellsworth).
GDP: Heist (4,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 5.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   2       0   0       1   8
Hubbs 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       4   3
Williams lf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Banks 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   1      13   1
Altman rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rodgers ss                    3   0   1   2       0   0       2   3
Landrum cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bertell c                     2   1   2   0       1   0       0   2
  Thacker c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Ellsworth p                   1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Will ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schultz p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       2   5      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rodgers-Hubbs-Banks.
E: Santo (22), Rodgers (20).

BATTING - 
2B: Bertell (6,off Brunet); Williams (20,off Brunet).
HR: Santo (16,7th inning off McMahon 1 on 1 out).
SH: Rodgers (2,off Brunet).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brunet                        6     6   2   2   1   4   0  25
McMahon L(4-5)                0.1   2   2   2   1   1   1   4
Kemmerer                      1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        8     8   4   4   2   5   1  35


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth W(8-17)             7     6   3   2   2   1   0  29
Schultz SV(3)                 2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Totals                        9     6   3   2   2   4   0  35


Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Dusty Boggess, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Vinnie Smith
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 9887


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Chicago Cubs             
1. Warwick             lf        Santo               3b
2. Temple              2b        Hubbs               2b
3. Heist               cf        Williams            lf
4. Larker              1b        Banks               1b
5. Mejias              rf        Altman              rf
6. Aspromonte          3b        Rodgers             ss
7. Campbell            c         Landrum             cf
8. Lillis              ss        Bertell             c
9. Brunet              p         Ellsworth           p

COLT .45S 1ST: On a bunt Warwick singled to third; Temple forced
Warwick (first to shortstop); Heist grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Temple out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Santo grounded out (shortstop to first); Hubbs struck
out; Williams flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Larker grounded out (second to first); Mejias
flied out to left; Aspromonte walked; Campbell grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks popped to second; Altman grounded out (second to
first); Rodgers flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Lillis singled to center; Brunet forced Lillis
(third to shortstop); Warwick singled to center [Brunet to
second]; Temple forced Warwick (third to second) [Brunet to
third]; Heist reached on an error by Rodgers [Brunet scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Temple to third]; Larker grounded out
(first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Landrum grounded out (pitcher to first); Bertell
doubled to left; Ellsworth walked; Santo flied out to center
[Bertell to third]; Hubbs popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Mejias grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte
grounded out (second to first); Campbell grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Williams doubled to right; Banks struck out; Altman
popped to third; Rodgers singled to shortstop [Williams scored];
Landrum grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 1, Cubs 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); Brunet
struck out (catcher to first); Warwick reached on an error by
Santo; Temple singled to third [Warwick to second]; Heist lined
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Bertell singled to right; Ellsworth forced Bertell
(pitcher to shortstop); Santo flied out to right; Hubbs struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Larker flied out to right; Mejias flied out to
left; Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Williams struck out; Banks singled to left; Altman
singled to center [Banks to third]; Rodgers out on a sacrifice
bunt (second to first) [Banks scored, Altman to second]; Landrum
flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Campbell singled to shortstop; Lillis walked
[Campbell to second]; AMALFITANO BATTED FOR BRUNET; Amalfitano
out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Campbell to third,
Lillis to second]; Warwick grounded out (third to first)
[Campbell stayed at third, Lillis stayed at second]; Temple
singled to center [Campbell scored, Lillis scored, Temple out at
third (catcher to third)]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3,
Cubs 2.

CUBS 7TH: MCMAHON REPLACED AMALFITANO (PITCHING); Bertell
walked; WILL BATTED FOR ELLSWORTH; Will struck out; Santo
homered [Bertell scored]; Hubbs singled to shortstop; KEMMERER
REPLACED MCMAHON (PITCHING); Williams lined to center; Banks
reached on an error by Lillis [Hubbs to second, Banks to first];
Altman grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Colt .45s 3, Cubs 4.

COLT .45S 8TH: SCHULTZ REPLACED WILL (PITCHING); THACKER
REPLACED BERTELL (PLAYING C ); SPANGLER BATTED FOR HEIST;
Spangler grounded out (first unassisted); Larker flied out to
right; Mejias struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3,
Cubs 4.

CUBS 8TH: WARWICK CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); SPANGLER
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Rodgers grounded out (pitcher to
first); Landrum grounded out (second to first); Thacker flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Cubs 4.

COLT .45S 9TH: Aspromonte struck out; Campbell struck out;
Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 3, Cubs 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   6   1    5
 Cubs             4   8   2    7


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