Milwaukee Braves 3, Houston Colt .45s 2
Regular Season Game 125
Played on Sunday, August 18, 1963 (D) at County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  1  -   2  7  0
MIL N    0  0  0    2  0  0    1  0  x  -   3  7  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Runnels 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Wynn lf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Bateman c                     3   0   2   1       0   0       4   1
Staub rf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       1   0       3   2
Lillis ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Weekly ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fazio 2b                      3   1   1   1       0   0       1   1
Brown p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Smith ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       1   1      24   7

BATTING - 
3B: Wynn (3,off Spahn).
HR: Fazio (2,5th inning off Spahn 0 on 2 out).
SH: Staub (3,off Spahn).
SF: Bateman (4,off Spahn).
GDP: Staub (10,off Spahn); Lillis (5,off Spahn).
Team LOB: 5.

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye cf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Bolling 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
H. Aaron rf                   3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Mathews lf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Oliver 1b                     4   1   2   1       0   0      13   0
Menke 3b                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
McMillan ss                   3   0   1   1       0   1       2   8
Crandall c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Spahn p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       30   3   7   3       1   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bolling-McMillan-Oliver, McMillan-Oliver.

BATTING - 
2B: Maye (17,off Brown).
SH: Menke (4,off Brown).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brown L(4-9)                  7     5   3   3   1   3   0  27
Woodeshick                    1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        8     7   3   3   1   5   0  32


Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spahn W(15-5)                 9     7   2   2   1   1   1  34


Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Al Forman
Time of Game: 1:48   Attendance: 9322


Starting Lineups:

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

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (first unassisted); Runnels
flied out to left; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Maye popped to shortstop; Bolling struck out; H.
Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bateman singled; Staub reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Bateman to second]; Aspromonte
popped to pitcher; Lillis flied out to left; Fazio grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Mathews flied out to right; Oliver grounded out
(pitcher to first); Menke was called out on strikes (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Brown was called out on strikes; Spangler
grounded out (pitcher to first); Runnels flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: McMillan grounded out (second to first); Crandall
popped to third; Spahn popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Braves 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
singled; Staub grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Bateman out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Maye doubled; Bolling popped to first; H. Aaron
walked; Mathews singled [Maye scored, H. Aaron to second];
Oliver singled [H. Aaron scored, Mathews to second]; Menke flied
out to center; McMillan struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte singled; Lillis grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Aspromonte out at second]; Fazio
homered; Brown grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Crandall grounded out (third to first); Spahn flied
out to center; Maye popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 1, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Spangler grounded out (shortstop to first);
Runnels popped to third in foul territory; Wynn singled; Bateman
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 1, Braves 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Bolling flied out to center; H. Aaron flied out to
left; Mathews lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s
1, Braves 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Staub popped to third in foul territory;
Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Oliver singled; Menke out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Oliver to second]; McMillan singled [Oliver
scored]; Crandall grounded out (third to first) [McMillan to
second]; Spahn popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: Fazio grounded out (shortstop to first); SMITH
BATTED FOR BROWN; Smith singled; Spangler flied out to center;
Runnels forced Smith (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 3.

BRAVES 8TH: WOODESHICK REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Maye was
called out on strikes; Bolling singled; H. Aaron singled
[Bolling to second]; Mathews struck out; Oliver flied out to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Braves 3.

COLT .45S 9TH: Wynn tripled; Bateman hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Wynn scored]; Staub grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte
walked; WEEKLY BATTED FOR LILLIS; Weekly popped to second; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        2   7   0    5
 Braves           3   7   0    5


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