Milwaukee Braves 3, Houston Colt .45s 2
Regular Season Game 123
Played on Friday, August 16, 1963 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2 10  0
MIL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  2  -   3 13  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Runnels 2b                    4   1   3   0       0   0       3   2
Wynn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Bateman c                     4   1   1   2       0   1       8   1
Staub 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Warwick rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   6
Farrell p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   2  10   2       0   4      26  12

FIELDING - 
PB: Bateman (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Runnels (5,off Cloninger).
HR: Bateman (9,1st inning off Cloninger 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Warwick (12,off Shaw).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Spangler (7,2nd base by Cloninger/Crandall).

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye cf                       5   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Bolling 2b                    5   1   3   0       0   2       3   2
H. Aaron rf                   4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Mathews lf                    4   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Oliver 1b                     4   0   2   1       1   0      12   0
Menke 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   3
McMillan ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   6
Crandall c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
  Torre ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hendley pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cloninger p                   2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Klimchock ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Shaw p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cline ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  13   3       3   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McMillan-Bolling-Oliver.
E: Menke (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Mathews (20,off Farrell).
SH: Cline (2,off Woodeshick).
IBB: H. Aaron (17,by Woodeshick).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell                       8    11   2   2   1   6   0  35
Woodeshick L(10-7)            0.2   2   1   1   2   1   0   6
Totals                        8.2  13   3   3   3   7   0  41

Farrell faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
IBB: Woodeshick (5,H. Aaron).

Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger                     7     9   2   2   0   2   1  29
Shaw W(5-9)                   2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9    10   2   2   0   4   1  36

WP: Cloninger (8).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Al Forman, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 7506


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Milwaukee Braves         
1. Spangler            cf        Maye                cf
2. Runnels             2b        Bolling             2b
3. Wynn                lf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Bateman             c         Mathews             lf
5. Staub               1b        Oliver              1b
6. Warwick             rf        Menke               3b
7. Aspromonte          3b        McMillan            ss
8. Lillis              ss        Crandall            c
9. Farrell             p         Cloninger           p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler flied out to left; Runnels doubled;
Cloninger threw a wild pitch [Runnels to third]; Wynn flied out
to right; Bateman homered [Runnels scored]; Staub singled;
Warwick singled [Staub to second]; Aspromonte flied out to
center; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Maye flied out to right; Bolling singled; H. Aaron
flied out to center; Mathews struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Lillis popped to first in foul territory; Farrell
grounded out (third to first); Spangler singled; Runnels singled
[Spangler to second]; Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Oliver grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
struck out; McMillan grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bateman struck out; Staub popped to shortstop;
Warwick grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Crandall grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cloninger singled [Cloninger out at second (left to second)];
Maye singled; Bolling singled [Maye to second]; H. Aaron forced
Bolling (shortstop to second); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s
2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first);
Lillis grounded out (third to first); Farrell struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Mathews popped to catcher in foul territory; Oliver
grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke singled; McMillan flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Spangler singled; Spangler was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Runnels singled; Wynn grounded out
(third to first) [Runnels to second]; Bateman grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves
0.

BRAVES 5TH: Crandall grounded out (third to first); Cloninger
flied out to center; Maye grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Staub grounded out (pitcher to first); Warwick
popped to catcher in foul territory; Aspromonte singled; Lillis
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Bolling was called out on strikes; H. Aaron singled;
Mathews popped to first in foul territory; Oliver singled [H.
Aaron to second]; Menke flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: Farrell grounded out (second to pitcher);
Spangler grounded out (shortstop to first); Runnels grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 7TH: McMillan singled; Crandall was called out on
strikes; KLIMCHOCK BATTED FOR CLONINGER; Klimchock struck out;
Maye grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 8TH: SHAW REPLACED KLIMCHOCK (PITCHING); Wynn reached
on an error by Menke [Wynn to second]; Bateman reached on a
fielder's choice [Wynn out at third (pitcher to third)]; Staub
singled [Bateman to second]; Warwick grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Staub out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 8TH: Bolling singled; H. Aaron grounded out (second to
first) [Bolling to second]; Mathews doubled [Bolling scored];
Oliver walked; Menke struck out; McMillan grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 1.

COLT .45S 9TH: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first);
Lillis struck out; Farrell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: TORRE BATTED FOR CRANDALL; Torre singled; HENDLEY
RAN FOR TORRE; CLINE BATTED FOR SHAW; WOODESHICK REPLACED
FARRELL (PITCHING); Cline out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Hendley to second]; Maye singled [Hendley scored];
Bolling struck out while Maye advanced to second on a passed
ball; H. Aaron was walked intentionally; Mathews walked [Maye to
third, H. Aaron to second]; Oliver singled [Maye scored, H.
Aaron to third, Mathews to second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Colt
.45s 2, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        2  10   0    7
 Braves           3  13   1   12


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