Milwaukee Braves 7, Houston Colt .45s 1
Regular Season Game 85
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, July 6, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    0  2  0    0  0  0    1  1  3  -   7  9  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye cf,lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Bolling 2b                    4   0   2   1       0   0       2   1
H. Aaron rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Torre 1b                      4   2   2   1       0   1      10   0
Mathews 3b                    4   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
Oliver lf                     3   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Jones cf                    1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Menke ss                      4   1   1   1       0   2       2   0
Crandall c                    3   2   2   2       1   1       7   2
Lemaster p                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       34   7   9   7       1   9      27   8

BATTING - 
HR: Oliver (8,2nd inning off McMahon 1 on 1 out); Torre (6,7th inning off McMahon
0 on 0 out); Crandall (2,9th inning off Nottebart 1 on 2 out).
SH: Lemaster (3,off Nottebart).
GDP: H. Aaron 2 (5,off McMahon,off Nottebart).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Menke (2,2nd base off Nottebart/Campbell).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fazio 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       4   3
Spangler lf                   3   0   3   0       1   0       3   0
Temple 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Warwick rf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Goss cf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Campbell c                    4   0   0   0       0   3       9   0
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
McMahon p                     1   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Bateman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Nottebart p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Runnels ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       5   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lillis-Fazio-Staub, Nottebart-Fazio-Staub.
E: Nottebart (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Spangler (10,off Lemaster).
HR: Fazio (1,3rd inning off Lemaster 0 on 1 out).
SH: Goss (1,off Lemaster).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster W(5-4)               9     4   1   1   5   8   1  36


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McMahon L(0-4)                7     5   3   3   0   7   2  25
Nottebart                     2     4   4   4   1   2   1  11
Totals                        9     9   7   7   1   9   3  36

WP: Nottebart (2).

Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:15   


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Colt .45s        
1. Maye                cf        Fazio               2b
2. Bolling             2b        Spangler            lf
3. H. Aaron            rf        Temple              3b
4. Torre               1b        Warwick             rf
5. Mathews             3b        Staub               1b
6. Oliver              lf        Goss                cf
7. Menke               ss        Campbell            c
8. Crandall            c         Lillis              ss
9. Lemaster            p         McMahon             p

BRAVES 1ST: Maye struck out; Bolling flied out to left; H. Aaron
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Colt
.45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Fazio flied out to left; Spangler singled; Temple
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Spangler to second]; Warwick
walked; Staub popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Torre singled; Mathews popped to second; Oliver
homered [Torre scored]; Menke struck out; Crandall was called
out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Goss grounded out (second to first); Campbell
struck out; Lillis struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Lemaster grounded out (third to first); Maye flied
out to right; Bolling grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: McMahon was called out on strikes; Fazio homered;
Spangler walked; Temple walked [Spangler to second]; Warwick
popped to second; Staub flied to right in foul territory; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron popped to first in foul territory; Torre
struck out; Mathews was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Goss popped to catcher in foul territory;
Campbell popped to first; Lillis grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Oliver popped to first in foul territory; Menke
struck out; Crandall singled; Lemaster grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: McMahon walked; Fazio forced McMahon (pitcher to
shortstop); Spangler singled [Fazio to second]; Temple popped to
first in foul territory; Warwick popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Maye lined to first; Bolling singled; H. Aaron
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Bolling out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt
.45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Staub walked; Goss out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Staub to second]; Campbell struck out;
Lillis popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt
.45s 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Torre homered; Mathews grounded out (second to
first); Oliver flied out to left; Menke flied out to left; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: JONES REPLACED OLIVER (PLAYING CF); MAYE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BATEMAN BATTED FOR MCMAHON; Bateman
struck out (catcher to first); Fazio flied out to center;
Spangler doubled; Temple popped to first in foul territory; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 8TH: NOTTEBART REPLACED BATEMAN (PITCHING); Crandall
walked; Lemaster out on a sacrifice bunt (second unassisted)
[Crandall to second]; Maye reached on an error by Nottebart
[Crandall to third, Maye to first]; Bolling singled [Crandall
scored, Maye to second]; H. Aaron grounded into a double play
(pitcher to second to first) [Bolling out at second]; 1 R, 1 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: Warwick grounded out (third to first); Staub
lined to center; Goss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
4, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Torre flied out to right; Mathews singled; Nottebart
threw a wild pitch [Mathews to second]; Jones struck out; Menke
singled [Mathews scored]; Menke stole second; Crandall homered
[Menke scored]; Lemaster was called out on strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 9TH: Campbell was called out on strikes; Lillis lined
to left; RUNNELS BATTED FOR NOTTEBART; Runnels struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Colt .45s 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           7   9   0    2
 Colt .45s        1   4   1    8


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