Houston Colt .45s 8, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 92
Played on Sunday, July 14, 1963 (D) at Polo Grounds V

HOU N    7  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  -   8  7  0
NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  -   3  9  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   3   1   1   1       2   0       3   0
Temple 2b                     3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Fazio pr,2b                 2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Runnels 1b                    2   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Warwick ph,rf               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Staub rf,1b                   2   1   0   0       1   1       6   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   0   1       1   0       0   2
Wynn ss                       3   2   2   2       1   0       2   1
Goss cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Bateman c                     4   1   1   3       0   0       3   0
Brown p                       4   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
Totals                       32   8   7   8       5   3      21   6

BATTING - 
3B: Bateman (1,off Rowe).
HR: Spangler (2,1st inning off Cisco 0 on 0 out); Wynn (1,5th inning off Rowe
0 on 1 out).
HBP: Staub (3,by Rowe).
Team LOB: 6.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Hickman 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   5
Snider rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Gonder c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Coleman c                   1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Thomas lf                     4   2   2   2       0   0       2   0
Harkness 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Hicks cf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Burright ss                   2   0   1   0       1   0       1   2
Cisco p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rowe p                      3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   3   9   3       2   3      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Burright (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Hicks (1,off Brown).
HR: Thomas (8,8th inning off Brown 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brown W(3-4)                  7     9   3   3   2   3   1  32

Brown faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cisco L(4-7)                  0     2   5   4   2   0   1   5
Rowe                          8     5   3   3   3   3   1  33
Totals                        8     7   8   7   5   3   2  38

Cisco faced 5 batters in the 1st inning
HBP: Rowe (1,Staub).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 1:48   Attendance: 8639


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             New York Mets            
1. Spangler            lf        Hunt                2b
2. Temple              2b        Hickman             3b
3. Runnels             1b        Snider              rf
4. Staub               rf        Gonder              c
5. Aspromonte          3b        Thomas              lf
6. Wynn                ss        Harkness            1b
7. Goss                cf        Hicks               cf
8. Bateman             c         Burright            ss
9. Brown               p         Cisco               p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler homered; Temple reached on an error by
Burright [Temple to first]; Runnels singled to left [Temple to
second]; Staub walked [Temple to third, Runnels to second];
Aspromonte walked [Temple scored (unearned), Runnels to third,
Staub to second]; ROWE REPLACED CISCO (PITCHING); Wynn singled
to left [Runnels scored, Staub to third, Aspromonte to second];
Goss popped to second; Bateman tripled to left [Staub scored,
Aspromonte scored, Wynn scored]; Brown singled to right [Bateman
scored]; Spangler popped to third in foul territory; Temple
lined to left; 7 R (6 ER), 5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Hunt grounded out (third to first); Hickman was called
out on strikes; Snider walked; Gonder grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Runnels flied out to center; Staub was hit by a
pitch; Aspromonte forced Staub (third to second); Wynn popped to
first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 7,
Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas grounded out (shortstop to first); Harkness
struck out; Hicks doubled to right; Burright walked; Rowe flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Goss was called out on strikes; Bateman grounded
out (shortstop to first); Brown popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Hunt flied out to left; Hickman popped to shortstop;
Snider singled to left; Gonder lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Spangler popped to third; Temple singled to left;
FAZIO RAN FOR TEMPLE; WARWICK BATTED FOR RUNNELS; Warwick forced
Fazio (third to second); Staub struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Colt .45s 7, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: FAZIO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); WARWICK STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); STAUB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Thomas
singled to left; Harkness struck out; Hicks flied to right in
foul territory; Burright singled to left [Thomas to second];
Rowe singled to right [Thomas scored, Burright to second]; Hunt
lined to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 7, Mets 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte lined to third; Wynn homered; Goss
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman flied out to center;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Hickman grounded out (third to first); Snider flied
out to center; Gonder flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: COLEMAN REPLACED GONDER (PLAYING C ); Brown was
called out on strikes; Spangler walked; Fazio forced Spangler
(center to shortstop); Warwick popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Thomas lined to left; Harkness popped to first in foul
territory; Hicks grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: Staub lined to pitcher; Aspromonte popped to
second; Wynn walked; Goss forced Wynn (third to second); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

METS 7TH: Burright grounded out (pitcher to first); Rowe popped
to shortstop; Hunt singled to shortstop; Hickman singled to left
[Hunt to second]; Snider grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: Bateman grounded out (third to first); Brown
grounded out (third to first); Spangler walked; Fazio flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 1.

METS 8TH: Coleman singled to shortstop; Thomas homered [Coleman
scored]; Game (and second game of DH) called on account of
rain; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 8, Mets 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        8   7   0    6
 Mets             3   9   1    8


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