Houston Colt .45s 1, New York Mets 0
Regular Season Game 105
Played on Saturday, July 27, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   1  4  2
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Hicks cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Snider rf                     4   0   1   0       0   3       1   0
Thomas 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      13   1
Gonder c                      3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Hickman lf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Kanehl 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Burright ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   7
Craig p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Christopher ph              1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   4   0       0  10      24  15

FIELDING - 
E: Kanehl (9).

BATTING - 
GDP: Thomas (15,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf,cf,lf             4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Runnels 2b,1b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
  Goss cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Staub 1b,rf,1b                3   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Warwick rf,lf,rf              3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Temple 2b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Fazio 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Bateman c                     3   1   1   1       0   0      10   0
Lillis ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Bruce p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   1   4   1       0   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Aspromonte-Temple-Runnels.
E: Aspromonte (16), Lillis (18).

BATTING - 
HR: Bateman (6,8th inning off Craig 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Craig L(2-18)                 8     4   1   1   0   2   1  28


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce W(5-7)                  8.1   4   0   0   0   9   0  29
Woodeshick SV(5)              0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9     4   0   0   0  10   0  31


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Frank Walsh
Ejections: Duke Snider by Ken Burkhart [Called third strike (Threw
helmet)]
Time of Game: 1:39   Attendance: 9123


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Hunt                2b        Spangler            lf
2. Hicks               cf        Runnels             2b
3. Snider              rf        Staub               1b
4. Thomas              1b        Warwick             rf
5. Gonder              c         Wynn                cf
6. Hickman             lf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Kanehl              3b        Bateman             c
8. Burright            ss        Lillis              ss
9. Craig               p         Bruce               p

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

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Runnels
grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas struck out; Gonder grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hickman reached on an error by Aspromonte [Hickman to
first]; Kanehl popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Warwick singled to left; Wynn forced Warwick
(shortstop to second); Wynn was out trying to advance to second
(first unassisted); Frank Thomas caught Jimmy Wynn with the
hidden ball trick; Aspromonte grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 3RD: Burright grounded out (third to first); Craig was
called out on strikes; Hunt grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bateman lined to second; Lillis grounded out
(third to first); Bruce grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 4TH: TEMPLE REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING 2B); RUNNELS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); STAUB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
WARWICK CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); SPANGLER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Hicks grounded out (first to pitcher);
Snider singled to center; Thomas grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Snider out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Runnels
flied out to center; Staub grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 5TH: Gonder singled to right; Hickman was called out on
strikes; Kanehl popped to second; Burright was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Warwick grounded out (pitcher to first); Temple
grounded out (shortstop to first); Aspromonte singled to center;
Bateman reached on an error by Kanehl [Aspromonte to second,
Bateman to first]; Lillis forced Bateman (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 6TH: Craig struck out; Hunt grounded out (third to first);
Hicks grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bruce grounded out (pitcher to first); Spangler
flied out to center; Runnels singled to center; Staub was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 7TH: Snider struck out; Thomas grounded out (third to
first); Gonder struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt
.45s 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: Warwick flied out to left; Temple grounded out
(shortstop to first); Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 8TH: FAZIO REPLACED TEMPLE (PLAYING 2B); Hickman flied out
to right; Kanehl grounded out (shortstop to first); Burright
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 8TH: Bateman homered; Lillis popped to shortstop;
Bruce was called out on strikes; Spangler grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

METS 9TH: SPANGLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); GOSS REPLACED
RUNNELS (PLAYING CF); STAUB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
WARWICK CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); CHRISTOPHER BATTED FOR
CRAIG; Christopher singled to left; Hunt forced Christopher
(pitcher to shortstop); Hicks singled to left [Hunt to third
(error by Lillis)]; WOODESHICK REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Snider
was called out on strikes; Duke Snider ejected by HP umpire
Ken Burkhart; Thomas forced Hicks (shortstop to second); 0
R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             0   4   1    4
 Colt .45s        1   4   2    3


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