Houston Colt .45s 3, Milwaukee Braves 2
Regular Season Game 49
Played on Friday, May 31, 1963 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  2  2
MIL N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  3  2
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fazio 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   1       3   4
Temple 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
Spangler lf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Warwick rf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   1      13   1
Goss cf                       3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Bateman c                     3   0   1   2       1   1       2   2
Johnson p                     3   0   0   0       0   3       1   4
Totals                       30   3   2   3       5   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
E: Fazio (2), Johnson (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Johnson (3,off Shaw).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Warwick (2,2nd base off Shaw/Torre).

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye cf                       3   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Mathews 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
H. Aaron rf                   3   1   1   2       1   0       3   0
Torre c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Dillard lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Larker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Menke ss,2b                   2   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Samuel 2b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  T. Aaron ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMillan ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Shaw p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Morton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cloninger p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Jones ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Piche p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   3   2       2   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Larker (2), Shaw (2).

BATTING - 
HR: H. Aaron (16,6th inning off Johnson 1 on 2 out).
SH: Shaw (2,off Johnson); Maye (1,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Dillard (1,2nd base by Johnson/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(3-7)                9     3   2   0   2   2   1  33


Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shaw L(2-3)                   6     2   3   1   3   5   0  25
Cloninger                     2     0   0   0   2   2   0   8
Piche                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     2   3   1   5   8   0  36


Umpires: HP - Vinnie Smith, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 6619


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Milwaukee Braves         
1. Fazio               2b        Maye                cf
2. Temple              3b        Mathews             3b
3. Spangler            lf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Warwick             rf        Torre               c
5. Staub               1b        Dillard             lf
6. Goss                cf        Larker              1b
7. Lillis              ss        Menke               ss
8. Bateman             c         Samuel              2b
9. Johnson             p         Shaw                p

COLT .45S 1ST: Fazio walked; Temple reached on an error by Shaw
[Fazio to second, Temple to first]; Spangler forced Temple
(first to shortstop) [Fazio to third]; Warwick forced Spangler
(third to second) [Fazio scored (unearned)]; Staub grounded out
(first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Maye struck out; Mathews struck out; H. Aaron
walked; Torre flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 1, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Goss popped to third in foul territory; Lillis
flied out to right; Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Dillard singled; Dillard was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Larker grounded out (first unassisted);
Menke grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 1, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Johnson struck out; Fazio grounded out (shortstop
to first); Temple walked; Spangler flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Samuel reached on an error by Fazio [Samuel to
first]; Shaw out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Samuel
to second]; Maye flied out to left; Mathews grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves
0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick singled; Warwick stole second; Staub was
called out on strikes; Goss walked; Lillis reached on an error
by Larker [Warwick to third, Goss to second, Lillis to first];
Bateman singled [Warwick scored, Goss scored (unearned), Lillis
to second]; Johnson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Lillis to third, Bateman to second]; Fazio was called out on
strikes; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron popped to second; Torre grounded out
(second to first); Dillard grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Temple struck out; Spangler flied out to left;
Warwick grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 3, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Larker flied out to center; Menke grounded out
(pitcher to first); Samuel grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Staub grounded out (first to pitcher); Goss
grounded out (third to first); Lillis flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: MORTON BATTED FOR SHAW; Morton grounded out (second
to first); Maye reached on an error by Johnson [Maye to first];
Mathews grounded out (shortstop to first) [Maye to second]; H.
Aaron homered (unearned) [Maye scored (unearned)]; Torre flied
out to left; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: CLONINGER REPLACED MORTON (PITCHING); Bateman
walked; Johnson struck out; Fazio flied out to center; Temple
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Dillard grounded out (first unassisted); Larker
flied out to left; Menke walked; T. AARON BATTED FOR SAMUEL; T.
Aaron grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: MENKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); MCMILLAN
REPLACED T. AARON (PLAYING SS); Spangler grounded out (first to
pitcher); Warwick popped to catcher in foul territory; Staub
walked; Goss forced Staub (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 8TH: JONES BATTED FOR CLONINGER; Jones singled; Maye out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Jones to second];
Mathews grounded out (first to pitcher); H. Aaron flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 9TH: PICHE REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Lillis popped to
third; Bateman flied out to center; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 9TH: Torre grounded out (shortstop to first); Dillard
flied out to left; Larker grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Braves 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   2   2    6
 Braves           2   3   2    4


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