Houston Colt .45s 4, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 142
Played on Friday, September 7, 1962 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  4  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  1    2  0  x  -   4  7  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Ashburn lf                    2   0   0   0       2   1       3   0
Kanehl 2b                     4   1   0   0       0   1       3   0
Neal 3b                       3   0   1   0       1   1       0   3
Thomas 1b                     3   0   0   1       0   0      10   0
Hickman cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Christopher rf                3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Throneberry ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Herrscher ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Woodling ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coleman c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pignatano c                   2   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
  Taylor ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Chacon ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Jackson p                     3   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       30   2   4   1       3   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Pignatano-Herrscher.
E: Neal (26).

BATTING - 
SF: Thomas (5,off Woodeshick).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Warwick lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Temple 2b                     4   1   2   1       0   1       5   1
  Amalfitano pr,2b            0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pendleton rf,1b               4   0   3   1       0   0       2   0
Larker 1b                     2   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
  Mejias ph,rf                1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   0   0       0   1       2   5
Heist cf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Smith c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Hartman ss                    2   1   1   1       1   0       1   2
Woodeshick p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Golden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       2   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Temple (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Pendleton (12,off Jackson); Temple (2,off Jackson).
SH: Woodeshick (3,off Jackson); Golden (3,off Jackson).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Amalfitano (4,2nd base off Jackson/Coleman).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson L(8-18)               8     7   4   3   2   4   0  34


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Woodeshick                    6     4   2   2   2   3   0  24
Golden W(6-11)                1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
McMahon SV(8)                 2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Totals                        9     4   2   2   3   7   0  34

Woodeshick faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
Golden faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Woodeshick 2 (12).

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 6208


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Ashburn             lf        Warwick             lf
2. Kanehl              2b        Temple              2b
3. Neal                3b        Pendleton           rf
4. Thomas              1b        Larker              1b
5. Hickman             cf        Aspromonte          3b
6. Christopher         rf        Heist               cf
7. Herrscher           ss        Smith               c
8. Pignatano           c         Hartman             ss
9. Jackson             p         Woodeshick          p

METS 1ST: Ashburn grounded out (second to first); Kanehl
grounded out (pitcher to first); Neal popped to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Warwick grounded out (shortstop to first); Temple
struck out; Pendleton doubled; Larker grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas popped to second; Hickman struck out;
Christopher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte struck out; Heist grounded out
(catcher to first); Smith grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 3RD: Herrscher lined to right; Pignatano popped to catcher
in foul territory; Jackson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Hartman flied to left; Woodeshick lined to
second; Warwick struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt
.45s 0.

METS 4TH: Ashburn walked; Kanehl forced Ashburn (shortstop to
second); Neal singled [Kanehl to third]; Thomas hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Kanehl scored]; Hickman forced Neal (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Temple grounded out (shortstop to first);
Pendleton singled; Larker struck out while Pendleton was out
trying to advance to second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 0.

METS 5TH: Christopher grounded out (third to first); Herrscher
grounded out (third to first); Pignatano grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte reached on an error by Neal
[Aspromonte to second]; Heist flied to center; Smith reached on
a fielder's choice [Aspromonte to third]; Hartman singled [Smith
to second, Aspromonte scored (unearned)]; Woodeshick out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Hartman to second, Smith to
third]; Warwick grounded out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 1.

METS 6TH: Jackson singled [Jackson to second (error by Temple)];
Woodeshick threw a wild pitch [Jackson to third]; Woodeshick
threw a wild pitch [Jackson scored]; Ashburn struck out; Kanehl
grounded out (third to first); Neal walked; Thomas popped to
second; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Temple doubled; Pendleton grounded out (shortstop
to first); MEJIAS BATTED FOR LARKER; Mejias walked; Aspromonte
flied to left; Heist singled [Temple scored, Mejias to second];
Smith flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 2.

METS 7TH: MEJIAS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); PENDLETON CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Hickman singled; Christopher singled
[Hickman to second]; WOODLING BATTED FOR HERRSCHER; GOLDEN
REPLACED WOODESHICK (PITCHING); Woodling popped to shortstop;
TAYLOR BATTED FOR PIGNATANO; Taylor struck out; Jackson grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s
2.

COLT .45S 7TH: COLEMAN REPLACED WOODLING (PLAYING C ); CHACON
REPLACED TAYLOR (PLAYING SS); Hartman walked; Golden out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Hartman to second]; Warwick
flied to center; Temple singled [Hartman scored]; AMALFITANO RAN
FOR TEMPLE; Amalfitano stole second; Pendleton singled
[Amalfitano scored]; Mejias flied to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 4.

METS 8TH: AMALFITANO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Ashburn
walked; MCMAHON REPLACED GOLDEN (PITCHING); Kanehl struck out;
Neal struck out; Thomas flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 2, Colt .45s 4.

COLT .45S 8TH: Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first); Heist
grounded out (shortstop to first); Smith grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 4.

METS 9TH: Hickman popped to third in foul territory; THRONEBERRY
BATTED FOR CHRISTOPHER; Throneberry struck out; Coleman popped
to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 4.

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


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