New York Mets 4, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Tuesday, July 16, 1963 (D) at Polo Grounds V

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  1  -   3  5  1
NY  N    0  0  0    1  1  1    0  0  1  -   4 11  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf,lf                4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Temple 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
  Fazio pr,2b                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Runnels 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
  Goss pr,cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Warwick lf,rf                 4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Staub rf,1b                   3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
Wynn ss                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Campbell c                    3   1   1   1       0   0       3   2
Farrell p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bateman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   3   5   2       2   3      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Woodeshick (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Temple (10,off Jackson).
HR: Staub (4,7th inning off Jackson 0 on 2 out); Campbell (4,8th inning off
Jackson 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Warwick (5,off Cisco).
Team LOB: 3.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hickman 3b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       1   2
Burright 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Snider rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Piersall cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonder c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Thomas lf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
  Christopher pr,lf           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hicks cf,rf                   4   1   3   2       0   0       2   0
Harkness 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
  Kanehl pr,1b                2   1   1   0       0   0       9   1
Moran ss                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Jackson p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Cisco p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sherry ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4  11   4       1   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Moran-Burright-Kanehl.
PB: Gonder (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Thomas (6,off Farrell); Hicks (3,off Farrell).
HR: Hicks (1,4th inning off Farrell 0 on 2 out); Hickman (9,5th inning off
Farrell 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Harkness (6,by Farrell).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gonder (1,2nd base by Farrell/Campbell).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell                       7     8   3   3   0   3   2  29
Woodeshick L(8-5)             1     3   1   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8    11   4   3   1   3   2  36

Woodeshick faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
HBP: Farrell (2,Harkness).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson                       8     5   3   3   1   3   2  30
Cisco W(5-7)                  1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9     5   3   3   2   3   2  33

Jackson faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 5955


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             New York Mets            
1. Spangler            cf        Hickman             3b
2. Temple              2b        Burright            2b
3. Runnels             1b        Snider              rf
4. Warwick             lf        Gonder              c
5. Staub               rf        Thomas              lf
6. Wynn                ss        Hicks               cf
7. Aspromonte          3b        Harkness            1b
8. Campbell            c         Moran               ss
9. Farrell             p         Jackson             p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (first unassisted); Temple
grounded out (third to first); Runnels grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Hickman struck out; Burright singled to left; Snider
struck out; Gonder forced Burright (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Warwick lined to left; Staub grounded out (first
to pitcher); Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas flied out to left; Hicks singled to right;
Harkness flied out to right; Moran popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Aspromonte lined to center; Campbell grounded out
(pitcher to first); Farrell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Jackson flied out to left; Hickman singled to left;
Burright flied out to center; Snider flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Spangler grounded out (shortstop to first);
Temple popped to first; Runnels singled to center; Warwick lined
to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Gonder singled to right; Gonder was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Thomas lined to shortstop; Hicks
homered; Harkness was hit by a pitch; KANEHL RAN FOR HARKNESS;
Moran flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Mets 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: KANEHL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Staub was
called out on strikes; Wynn walked; Gonder allowed a passed ball
[Wynn to second]; Aspromonte grounded out (first to pitcher);
Campbell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Hickman
homered; Burright flied out to right; Snider popped to second; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Farrell struck out; Spangler flied out to right;
Temple popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Gonder popped to catcher in foul territory; Thomas
doubled to left; Hicks doubled to left [Thomas scored]; Kanehl
popped to second; Moran popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Runnels grounded out (second to first); Warwick
grounded out (third to first); Staub homered; Wynn flied out to
left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Hickman popped
to third in foul territory; Burright struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: Aspromonte popped to first in foul territory;
Campbell homered; BATEMAN BATTED FOR FARRELL; Bateman grounded
out (pitcher to first); Spangler grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Mets 3.

METS 8TH: WOODESHICK REPLACED BATEMAN (PITCHING); Snider
grounded out (pitcher to first); Gonder grounded out (second to
first); Thomas singled to center; CHRISTOPHER RAN FOR THOMAS;
Hicks grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 2, Mets 3.

COLT .45S 9TH: CHRISTOPHER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); PIERSALL
REPLACED SNIDER (PLAYING CF); HICKS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); Temple doubled to left; FAZIO RAN FOR TEMPLE; Runnels
singled to left [Fazio to third]; GOSS RAN FOR RUNNELS; CISCO
REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Warwick grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Fazio scored (no RBI), Goss out
at second]; Staub walked; Wynn popped to first in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Mets 3.

METS 9TH: FAZIO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); GOSS STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING CF); STAUB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); SPANGLER
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WARWICK CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING RF); Kanehl singled to shortstop; Kanehl was picked off
first but was safe on an error by Woodeshick [Kanehl to third];
Moran walked; SHERRY BATTED FOR CISCO; Sherry singled to left
[Kanehl scored (unearned), Moran to second]; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   5   1    3
 Mets             4  11   0    8


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