Houston Colt .45s 4, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 33
Played on Monday, May 13, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  3  4
HOU N    0  1  0    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   4  8  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Burright 2b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook 3b                     2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Hunt 3b,2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Kranepool rf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Snider lf                     3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Harkness 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       8   3
Hickman cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Moran ss                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
  Coleman ph                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sherry c                      3   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
  Neal ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Jackson pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Craig p                       2   0   0   0       1   2       2   1
  Cannizzaro ph               1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Fernandez pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   3   2       4  12      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Craig-Hunt-Harkness.
E: Harkness (3), Moran (10), Sherry (1), Craig (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hunt (5,off Bruce).
HBP: Moran (1,by Bruce); Coleman (3,by Bruce).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Temple 2b                     5   1   2   1       0   0       0   4
Spangler lf                   2   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
xRunnels 1b                   3   1   1   0       0   1       7   0
  Warwick rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Staub rf,1b                   3   0   1   2       1   0       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Goss cf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Lillis ss                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Bateman c                     4   0   1   0       0   0      11   1
Bruce p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       2   3      27  10

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
E: Aspromonte (5).

BATTING - 
3B: Aspromonte (2,off Craig).
SH: Spangler (1,off Craig); Bruce (1,off Craig).
GDP: Goss (2,off Craig).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Craig L(2-4)                  8     8   4   2   2   3   0  37


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce W(2-3)                  8.2   3   2   2   4  11   0  36
McMahon SV(5)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     3   2   2   4  12   0  37

HBP: Bruce 2 (4,Moran,Coleman).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 7320


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Burright            2b        Temple              2b
2. Hunt                3b        Spangler            lf
3. Kranepool           rf        Runnels             1b
4. Snider              lf        Staub               rf
5. Harkness            1b        Aspromonte          3b
6. Hickman             cf        Goss                cf
7. Moran               ss        Lillis              ss
8. Sherry              c         Bateman             c
9. Craig               p         Bruce               p

METS 1ST: Burright grounded out (shortstop to first); Hunt
doubled to left; Kranepool struck out; Snider struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Temple grounded out (shortstop to first);
Spangler walked; Runnels was called out on strikes; Staub walked
[Spangler to second]; Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Harkness popped to first; Hickman struck out; Moran
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Goss singled to shortstop; Lillis forced Goss
(shortstop to second); Bateman popped to third in foul
territory; Bruce reached on an error by Craig [Lillis to second,
Bruce to first]; Temple singled to center [Lillis scored
(unearned), Bruce to second]; Spangler grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

METS 3RD: Sherry grounded out (shortstop to first); Craig was
called out on strikes; Burright lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Runnels grounded out (first to pitcher); Staub
grounded out (first unassisted); Aspromonte struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

METS 4TH: Hunt grounded out (third to first); Kranepool grounded
out (second to first); Snider popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Goss popped to catcher in foul territory; Lillis
singled to right; Bateman grounded out (second to first) [Lillis
to second]; Bruce grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

METS 5TH: Harkness struck out; Hickman singled to left; Moran
was hit by a pitch [Hickman to second]; Sherry struck out; Craig
walked [Hickman to third, Moran to second]; THOMAS BATTED FOR
BURRIGHT; Thomas forced Craig (pitcher to second to shortstop);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: COOK REPLACED THOMAS (PLAYING 3B); HUNT CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Temple singled to left; Spangler reached
on an error by Harkness on a sacrifice bunt [Temple to second,
Spangler to first]; Runnels reached on catcher's interference by
Sherry [Temple to third, Spangler to second]; Staub singled to
center [Temple scored, Spangler scored (unearned), Runnels to
second]; Aspromonte forced Runnels (third unassisted) [Staub to
second]; Goss grounded into a double play (pitcher to second to
first) [Aspromonte out at second]; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

METS 6TH: Hunt reached on an error by Aspromonte [Hunt to
second]; Kranepool struck out (catcher to first); Snider
grounded out (second to first) [Hunt to third]; Harkness walked;
Hickman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt
.45s 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Lillis popped to shortstop; Bateman popped to
shortstop; Bruce reached on an error by Moran [Bruce to first];
Temple grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

METS 7TH: Moran struck out; Sherry struck out; Craig was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Spangler grounded out (shortstop to first);
Runnels singled to center; Staub flied out to right; Aspromonte
tripled to center [Runnels scored]; Goss struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 4.

METS 8TH: WARWICK REPLACED RUNNELS (PLAYING RF); STAUB CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Cook struck out; Hunt grounded out
(third to first); Kranepool grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 4.

COLT .45S 8TH: Lillis flied out to center; Bateman singled to
left; Bruce out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Bateman
to second]; Temple grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 4.

METS 9TH: Snider walked; Harkness grounded out (first
unassisted) [Snider to second]; Hickman popped to first in foul
territory; COLEMAN BATTED FOR MORAN; Coleman was hit by a pitch;
NEAL BATTED FOR SHERRY; Neal walked [Snider to third, Coleman to
second]; JACKSON RAN FOR NEAL; CANNIZZARO BATTED FOR CRAIG;
Cannizzaro singled to shortstop [Snider scored, Coleman scored,
Jackson to third]; FERNANDEZ RAN FOR CANNIZZARO; MCMAHON
REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Cook struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 2, Colt .45s 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2   3   4    8
 Colt .45s        4   8   1    9


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