Milwaukee Braves 5, Houston Colt .45s 4
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Sunday, September 16, 1962 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 12  0
MIL N    0  0  0    0  1  0    3  0  1  -   5  7  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis ss                     5   2   2   2       0   0       3   4
Spangler lf                   5   0   3   2       0   0       0   0
Warwick cf                    4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Larker 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       6   2
  Pendleton pr,1b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 5   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Roberts rf                    4   0   2   0       1   0       0   0
Ranew c                       5   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Amalfitano 2b                 3   1   1   0       1   0       3   4
Bruce p                       3   1   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Umbricht p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodman ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Williams pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   4  12   4       5   2      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Spangler (9,off Cloninger); Lillis (11,off Cloninger); Roberts (2,off Raymond).
HR: Lillis (1,3rd inning off Cloninger 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Lillis (11,off Raymond).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Aspromonte (5,2nd base by Cloninger/Crandall).

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Samuel ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
  H. Aaron ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hendley pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burdette p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Mathews 3b                    4   0   1   2       0   0       0   3
T. Aaron lf,1b                4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Adcock 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       9   1
  Johnson lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Maye cf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Crandall c                    3   2   3   2       1   0       3   1
Taylor rf                     2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  McMillan ss                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Bolling 2b                    3   1   0   0       1   1       4   6
Cloninger p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Willey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blackaby ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Curtis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Bell ph,rf                  2   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   7   5       5   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McMillan-Bolling-Adcock.
E: Bolling (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Samuel (10,off Bruce); Crandall (12,off Bruce); Mathews (22,off Bruce).
HR: Crandall (8,5th inning off Bruce 0 on 0 out); Bell (6,9th inning off McMahon
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         6.2   6   4   4   3   5   1  29
Umbricht                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
McMahon L(5-6)                1     1   1   1   2   1   1   6
Totals                        8     7   5   5   5   6   2  36

McMahon faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
WP: Bruce 2 (5).

Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger                     3.2   8   4   1   1   0   1  20
Willey                        1.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Curtis                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Raymond                       1.2   2   0   0   4   0   0  10
Burdette W(10-9)              0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    12   4   1   5   2   1  43

WP: Cloninger (5).

Umpires: HP - Vinnie Smith, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Dusty Boggess, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 5477


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Milwaukee Braves         
1. Lillis              ss        Samuel              ss
2. Spangler            lf        Mathews             3b
3. Warwick             cf        T. Aaron            lf
4. Larker              1b        Adcock              1b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Maye                cf
6. Roberts             rf        Crandall            c
7. Ranew               c         Taylor              rf
8. Amalfitano          2b        Bolling             2b
9. Bruce               p         Cloninger           p

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis grounded out (third to first); Spangler
flied out to right; Warwick lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Samuel doubled; Mathews popped to third in foul
territory; T. Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first); Adcock
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Braves 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Larker grounded out (pitcher to first);
Aspromonte singled; Aspromonte was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Roberts singled; Ranew singled [Roberts
to second]; Amalfitano forced Ranew (shortstop to second); 0 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Maye flied out to center; Crandall doubled; Taylor
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Crandall to third]; Bolling
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bruce grounded out (second to first); Lillis
homered; Spangler doubled; Cloninger threw a wild pitch
[Spangler to third]; Warwick walked; Larker reached on a
fielder's choice [Spangler out at home (first to catcher),
Warwick to second]; Aspromonte popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Cloninger struck out; Samuel grounded out (shortstop
to first); Mathews grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Roberts flied out to center; Ranew popped to
shortstop; Amalfitano singled; Bruce reached on an error by
Bolling [Amalfitano to second]; Lillis doubled [Amalfitano
scored (unearned), Bruce to third]; Spangler singled [Bruce
scored (unearned), Lillis scored (unearned)]; WILLEY REPLACED
CLONINGER (PITCHING); Warwick struck out; 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: T. Aaron grounded out (second to first); Adcock
struck out; Maye grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Larker grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte
singled; Roberts lined to right; Ranew struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Crandall homered; Taylor walked; Bolling was called
out on strikes; BLACKABY BATTED FOR WILLEY; Blackaby struck out;
Samuel forced Taylor (second to shortstop); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: CURTIS REPLACED BLACKABY (PITCHING); Amalfitano
popped to pitcher; Bruce grounded out (second to first); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Mathews popped to second; T. Aaron grounded out
(pitcher to second to first); Adcock popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: Spangler singled; Warwick grounded out (third to
first) [Spangler to second]; Larker popped to pitcher;
Aspromonte popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 4,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Maye singled; Bruce threw a wild pitch [Maye to
second]; Crandall singled [Maye scored]; Taylor popped to
shortstop; Bolling walked [Crandall to second]; BELL BATTED FOR
CURTIS; Bell popped to catcher in foul territory; H. AARON
BATTED FOR SAMUEL; Bruce threw a wild pitch [Crandall to third,
Bolling to second]; H. Aaron walked; HENDLEY RAN FOR H. AARON;
Mathews doubled [Crandall scored, Bolling scored, Hendley to
third]; UMBRICHT REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); T. Aaron flied out
to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 4.

COLT .45S 8TH: MCMILLAN REPLACED TAYLOR (PLAYING SS); RAYMOND
REPLACED HENDLEY (PITCHING); BELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF);
Roberts doubled; Ranew grounded out (second to first) [Roberts
to third]; Amalfitano walked; GOODMAN BATTED FOR UMBRICHT;
Goodman walked [Amalfitano to second]; WILLIAMS RAN FOR GOODMAN;
Lillis grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Williams out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt
.45s 4, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: MCMAHON REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Adcock popped
to second; Maye struck out; Crandall walked; McMillan walked
[Crandall to second]; Bolling forced McMillan (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 4.

COLT .45S 9TH: T. AARON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); JOHNSON
REPLACED ADCOCK (PLAYING LF); Spangler flied out to left;
Warwick grounded out (third to first); Larker walked; PENDLETON
RAN FOR LARKER; Aspromonte singled [Pendleton to second];
Roberts walked [Pendleton to third, Aspromonte to second];
BURDETTE REPLACED RAYMOND (PITCHING); Ranew grounded out
(pitcher to second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Colt .45s
4, Braves 4.

BRAVES 9TH: PENDLETON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Bell homered;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 4, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        4  12   0   12
 Braves           5   7   1    7


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