Houston Colt .45s 4, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 34
Played on Tuesday, May 14, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  5  2
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  2  x  -   4  9  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Neal 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Hunt 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Kranepool rf                  3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Snider lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Burright pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Harkness 1b                   3   0   2   2       1   0       5   0
Hickman cf                    4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Coleman c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Moran ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Fernandez ph,ss             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Willey p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stallard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  MacKenzie p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   3   5   3       2   8      24   6

FIELDING - 
E: Coleman (3), Willey (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Snider (3,off Farrell).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Harkness (1,2nd base by Farrell/Bateman).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Temple 2b                     5   0   4   1       0   0       2   5
Spangler lf                   2   0   0   1       2   0       0   0
  Warwick ph,lf               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Runnels 1b                    4   0   1   1       1   0       9   1
Staub rf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Goss cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lillis ss                     3   2   1   0       1   0       2   2
Bateman c                     4   1   2   1       0   1       8   1
xFarrell p                    2   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Totals                       33   4   9   4       6   5      27   9

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
E: Bateman (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (7,off Willey).
HR: Bateman (3,6th inning off Willey 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willey L(3-2)                 7     7   2   2   5   4   1  33
Stallard                      0.1   1   2   1   1   1   0   4
MacKenzie                     0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   4   3   6   5   1  40


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell W(4-3)                9     5   3   2   2   8   0  34


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 9147


Starting Lineups:

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

METS 1ST: Neal popped to third in foul territory; Hunt struck
out; Kranepool flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Temple singled to right; Spangler flied out to
right; Runnels walked [Temple to second]; Staub lined to left;
Aspromonte was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Snider doubled to center; Harkness walked; Hickman
popped to second; Coleman grounded out (second to first) [Snider
to third, Harkness to second]; Moran grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Goss grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis
singled to left; Bateman popped to catcher; Farrell walked
[Lillis to second]; Temple singled to shortstop [Lillis to
third, Farrell to second]; Spangler walked [Lillis scored,
Farrell to third, Temple to second]; Runnels forced Spangler
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s
1.

METS 3RD: Willey was called out on strikes; Neal struck out;
Hunt popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Staub popped to catcher; Aspromonte grounded out
(third to first); Goss popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

METS 4TH: Kranepool reached on an error by Bateman [Kranepool to
third]; Snider grounded out (shortstop to first); Harkness
singled to second [Kranepool scored (unearned)]; Hickman flied
out to center; Coleman grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
singled to left; Bateman was picked off first but was safe on an
error by Willey [Bateman to second]; Farrell struck out; Temple
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 1.

METS 5TH: Moran flied out to right; Willey struck out; Neal
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Spangler popped to catcher in foul territory;
Runnels flied out to center; Staub doubled to left; Aspromonte
walked; Goss lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt
.45s 1.

METS 6TH: Hunt was called out on strikes; Kranepool struck out;
Snider struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Lillis flied out to right; Bateman homered;
Farrell struck out; Temple singled to left; Spangler walked
[Temple to second]; Runnels popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 2.

METS 7TH: Harkness singled to right; Harkness was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Hickman popped to
shortstop; Coleman grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Staub lined to first; Aspromonte grounded out
(shortstop to first); Goss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 1, Colt .45s 2.

METS 8TH: FERNANDEZ BATTED FOR MORAN; Fernandez struck out;
THOMAS BATTED FOR WILLEY; Thomas grounded out (second to first);
Neal grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: FERNANDEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); STALLARD
REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); Lillis walked; Bateman struck out;
Farrell reached on catcher's interference by Coleman [Lillis to
second]; Temple singled to shortstop [Lillis scored, Farrell to
second]; MACKENZIE REPLACED STALLARD (PITCHING); WARWICK BATTED
FOR SPANGLER; Warwick forced Temple (pitcher to second) [Farrell
to third]; Runnels singled to left [Farrell scored (unearned),
Warwick to second]; Staub popped to second; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 4.

METS 9TH: WARWICK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Hunt singled to
pitcher; Kranepool walked [Hunt to second]; Snider forced
Kranepool (second to shortstop) [Hunt to third]; BURRIGHT RAN
FOR SNIDER; Harkness grounded out (first unassisted) [Hunt
scored, Burright to second]; Hickman singled to left [Burright
scored]; Coleman grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 3, Colt .45s 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   5   2    4
 Colt .45s        4   9   1   12


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