St. Louis Cardinals 9, Houston Colt .45s 2
Regular Season Game 76
Played on Friday, June 28, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

STL N    0  2  3    0  0  0    1  2  1  -   9 10  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  6  5
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Javier 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
White 1b                      5   2   1   0       0   0       5   0
Groat ss                      3   1   1   1       0   0       4   2
Musial lf                     2   2   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Carmel lf,cf                2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Boyer 3b                      4   2   1   0       1   1       0   2
Altman rf                     3   1   1   2       0   2       1   0
Flood cf                      4   0   3   4       0   1       1   0
  James pr,lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McCarver c                    4   0   0   1       0   0      12   0
Gibson p                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       35   9  10   8       3   7      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Groat-White.
E: Gibson (4).
PB: McCarver (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Javier (21,off Umbricht).
3B: Altman (5,off Umbricht).
SH: Altman (1,off Drott).
SF: Altman (4,off Drott); Groat (2,off Umbricht).
HBP: Groat (3,by Drott).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Javier (6,2nd base off Drott/Bateman).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Temple 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   2       1   1
Spangler cf,lf                4   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
Weekly lf                     4   0   1   1       0   2       2   0
  Zachary p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Warwick rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Staub 1b                      4   1   3   0       0   0       2   1
Bateman c                     3   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Fazio 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       4   0
Drott p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  McMahon p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Umbricht p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goss ph,cf                  2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       2  13      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spangler-Bateman.
E: Temple (11), Spangler (3), Staub (6), Fazio 2 (6).
PB: Bateman (6).

BATTING - 
3B: Staub (4,off Gibson).
SF: Bateman (2,off Gibson).
GDP: Lillis (2,off Gibson).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson W(7-3)                 9     6   2   2   2  13   0  36


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drott L(2-6)                  2.2   4   5   2   2   0   0  16
McMahon                       2.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   8
Umbricht                      3     3   3   3   1   3   0  13
Zachary                       1     2   1   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9    10   9   5   3   7   0  42

WP: Zachary (1).
HBP: Drott (2,Groat).

Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Frank Walsh, 3B - Jocko Conlan
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 18840


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Colt .45s        
1. Javier              2b        Temple              3b
2. White               1b        Spangler            cf
3. Groat               ss        Weekly              lf
4. Musial              lf        Warwick             rf
5. Boyer               3b        Staub               1b
6. Altman              rf        Bateman             c
7. Flood               cf        Lillis              ss
8. McCarver            c         Fazio               2b
9. Gibson              p         Drott               p

CARDINALS 1ST: Javier walked; White lined to right; Javier stole
second [Javier to third (error by Fazio)]; Groat hit into a
double play (center to catcher) [Javier out at home]; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Temple struck out but advanced to first on a
passed ball; Spangler struck out; Weekly was called out on
strikes; Warwick forced Temple (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Colt .45s 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Musial walked; Boyer singled [Musial to second];
Altman out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Musial to
third, Boyer to second]; Flood singled [Musial scored, Boyer to
third]; McCarver reached on a fielder's choice [Boyer scored,
Flood to third (error by Staub), McCarver to second]; Gibson
grounded out (third to first); Javier grounded out (pitcher to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Staub singled; Bateman lined to right; Lillis
made an out to second; Fazio made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Colt .45s 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: White reached on an error by Temple [White to
second]; Groat was hit by a pitch; Musial singled [White to
third, Groat to second]; Boyer popped to second in foul
territory; Altman hit a sacrifice fly to center [White scored
(unearned), Groat to third, Musial to second]; Flood singled to
center [Groat scored (unearned), Musial scored (unearned), Flood
to second (error by Spangler)]; MCMAHON REPLACED DROTT
(PITCHING); McCarver made an out to third; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: McMahon was called out on strikes; Temple
grounded out (third to first); Spangler singled; Weekly grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt
.45s 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Gibson struck out; Javier singled; White forced
Javier (first to shortstop); Groat flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick struck out; Staub lined to center;
Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt
.45s 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Musial made an out to shortstop; Boyer flied out
to center; Altman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: CARMEL REPLACED MUSIAL (PLAYING LF); Lillis lined
to shortstop; Fazio struck out; DAVIS BATTED FOR MCMAHON; Davis
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Colt .45s 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: UMBRICHT REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Flood struck
out; McCarver made an out to shortstop; Gibson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Temple struck out; Spangler reached on an error
by Gibson; Weekly struck out; Warwick lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Colt .45s 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Javier doubled; White flied out to center [Javier
to third]; Groat hit a sacrifice fly to right [Javier scored];
Carmel struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Colt .45s
0.

COLT .45S 7TH: Staub tripled; Bateman hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Staub scored]; Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first);
Fazio struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Colt .45s
1.

CARDINALS 8TH: Boyer walked; Bateman allowed a passed ball
[Boyer to second]; Altman tripled [Boyer scored]; Flood singled
[Altman scored]; JAMES RAN FOR FLOOD; McCarver lined to second;
Gibson lined to left; Javier flied out to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 8, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: CARMEL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); JAMES
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); GOSS BATTED FOR UMBRICHT; Goss
struck out; Temple walked; Spangler grounded out (first
unassisted) [Temple to second]; Weekly singled [Temple scored];
Warwick made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 8, Colt .45s 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: ZACHARY REPLACED WEEKLY (PITCHING); GOSS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); SPANGLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
White singled; Zachary threw a wild pitch [White to second];
Groat singled to shortstop [White scored (error by Fazio)
(unearned)]; Carmel made an out to second; Boyer struck out;
Altman struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 9,
Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 9TH: Staub singled; Bateman singled [Staub to second];
Lillis grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Staub
to third, Bateman out at second]; Fazio walked; Goss struck out;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Colt .45s 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        9  10   1    6
 Colt .45s        2   6   5    7


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