San Francisco Giants 6, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 9
Played on Thursday, April 18, 1963 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3  5  0
SF  N    0  2  1    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   6 12  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Temple 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Runnels 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       8   2
Goss cf                       4   1   2   3       0   2       1   0
Staub rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Campbell c                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Lillis ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Brunet p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Kemmerer p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Drott p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   5   3       2   4      24   9

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (1,off Sanford).
HR: Goss (1,1st inning off Sanford 1 on 2 out).
SH: Temple (1,off Sanford).
Team LOB: 4.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davenport 3b                  5   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
Hiller 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Mays cf                       4   2   3   0       0   0       4   0
McCovey lf                    3   3   3   0       1   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   1   1   0       1   0      15   0
F. Alou rf                    4   0   3   2       0   0       2   0
Haller c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       5   1
Pagan ss                      4   0   2   2       0   0       0   1
Sanford p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   6
Totals                       35   6  12   4       3   3      27  14

BATTING - 
2B: Cepeda (3,off Brunet); McCovey (3,off Brunet); Mays (1,off Kemmerer); F.
Alou (6,off Kemmerer).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pagan (2,2nd base off Kemmerer/Campbell).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brunet L(0-2)                 2.2   6   3   3   2   2   0  15
Kemmerer                      3.1   3   2   2   1   0   0  14
Drott                         2     3   1   1   0   1   0   9
Totals                        8    12   6   6   3   3   0  38

WP: Kemmerer 2 (2).
BK: Kemmerer 2 (2), Drott (1).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sanford W(3-0)                9     5   3   3   2   4   1  34

BK: Sanford 2 (2).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 6462


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             San Francisco Giants     
1. Spangler            lf        Davenport           3b
2. Temple              2b        Hiller              2b
3. Runnels             1b        Mays                cf
4. Goss                cf        McCovey             lf
5. Staub               rf        Cepeda              1b
6. Campbell            c         F. Alou             rf
7. Aspromonte          3b        Haller              c
8. Lillis              ss        Pagan               ss
9. Brunet              p         Sanford             p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler struck out; Temple grounded out (pitcher
to first); Runnels walked; Goss homered [Runnels scored]; Staub
flied out to center; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants
0.

GIANTS 1ST: Davenport struck out; Hiller flied out to left; Mays
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 2, Giants 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Campbell grounded out (third to first);
Aspromonte grounded out (second to first); Lillis singled to
right; Sanford balked [Lillis to second]; Brunet grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants
0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey singled to center; Cepeda doubled to center
[McCovey to third]; F. Alou flied out to right; Haller walked;
Pagan singled to right [Haller to second, Cepeda scored, McCovey
scored]; Sanford grounded out (pitcher to first) [Pagan to
second, Haller to third]; Davenport struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 2.

COLT .45S 3RD: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Temple
made an out to second; Runnels grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Hiller popped to catcher in foul territory; Mays
singled to left; Mays was picked off first (pitcher to first to
shortstop); McCovey doubled to center; Cepeda walked; F. Alou
singled to center [McCovey scored, Cepeda to third, F. Alou to
second (on throw)]; KEMMERER REPLACED BRUNET (PITCHING); Haller
flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants
3.

COLT .45S 4TH: Goss struck out; Staub grounded out (pitcher to
first); Campbell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 4TH: Pagan singled to center; Pagan stole second;
Kemmerer threw a wild pitch [Pagan to third]; On a bunt Sanford
made an out to first; Davenport grounded out (second to first);
Hiller grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Giants 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); Lillis
grounded out (pitcher to first); Kemmerer grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 5TH: Mays doubled to center; Kemmerer balked [Mays to
third]; McCovey walked; Kemmerer balked [McCovey to second, Mays
scored]; Cepeda grounded out (first to pitcher) [McCovey to
third]; F. Alou doubled to center [McCovey scored]; Haller
reached on a fielder's choice [F. Alou out at third (pitcher to
third)]; Kemmerer threw a wild pitch [Haller to second]; Pagan
popped to first; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 5.

COLT .45S 6TH: Spangler singled to center; Temple out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Spangler to second]; Runnels
grounded out (pitcher to first); Sanford balked [Spangler to
third]; Goss singled [Spangler scored]; Staub doubled to left
[Goss to third]; Campbell flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 5.

GIANTS 6TH: Sanford grounded out (pitcher to first); Davenport
flied out to right; Hiller grounded out (second to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 5.

COLT .45S 7TH: Aspromonte flied out to center; Lillis grounded
out (pitcher to first); DAVIS BATTED FOR KEMMERER; Davis flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 5.

GIANTS 7TH: DROTT REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Mays singled to
left; McCovey singled to center [Mays to third]; Cepeda popped
to second; Drott balked [McCovey to second, Mays scored]; F.
Alou singled to left [McCovey to third]; Haller popped to third
in foul territory; Pagan made an out to first; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 6.

COLT .45S 8TH: Spangler grounded out (first unassisted); Temple
flied out to right; Runnels flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 6.

GIANTS 8TH: Sanford was called out on strikes; Davenport popped
to third in foul territory; Hiller flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 6.

COLT .45S 9TH: Goss struck out; Staub walked; Campbell struck
out; Aspromonte popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   5   0    4
 Giants           6  12   0    8


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