St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Colt .45s 1

Regular Season Game 128

Played on Friday, August 23, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

STL N 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 4 8 0 HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 5 1

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AFlood cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 Groat ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 Maxvill ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 White 1b 4 1 4 0 0 0 8 0 Boyer 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 James lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Altman rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 Kolb rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Javier 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 McCarver c 4 0 0 0 0 0 10 2 Gibson p 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1Totals33 4 8 3 2 1 27 9FIELDING -DP:1. Groat-Javier-White.BATTING -2B:Altman (15,off Farrell); White (22,off Farrell).3B:James (2,off Farrell).GDP:Boyer (15,off Farrell); McCarver (3,off Umbricht).Team LOB:4.BASERUNNING -SB:Flood (15,3rd base off Farrell/Bateman); White (8,2nd base off Farrell/Bateman); Javier (13,2nd base off Farrell/Bateman).

Houston Colt .45sAB R H RBI BB SO PO ASpangler cf 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 0 Runnels 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 Wynn lf 4 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 Bateman c 4 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 Staub 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 15 0 Warwick rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Aspromonte 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 Lillis ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 Farrell p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Smith ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Umbricht p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 1 5 1 1 12 27 12FIELDING -DP:2. Farrell-Runnels-Staub, Runnels-Staub.E:Bateman (16).BATTING -2B:Wynn 2 (8,off Gibson 2).GDP:Aspromonte (12,off Gibson).Team LOB:4.

PITCHING

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGibson W(14-7) 9 5 1 1 1 12 0 32

Houston Colt .45sIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPFarrell L(10-10) 8 7 4 4 2 1 0 32 Umbricht 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3Totals9 8 4 4 2 1 0 35Umpires:HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Bill WilliamsTime of Game:1:36Attendance:14483 Starting Lineups: St. Louis Cardinals Houston Colt .45s 1. Flood cf Spangler cf 2. Groat ss Runnels 2b 3. White 1b Wynn lf 4. Boyer 3b Bateman c 5. James lf Staub 1b 6. Altman rf Warwick rf 7. Javier 2b Aspromonte 3b 8. McCarver c Lillis ss 9. Gibson p Farrell p CARDINALS 1ST: Flood walked; Groat was called out on strikes; White singled [Flood to second]; Flood stole third and White stole second [Flood scored (error by Bateman), White to third (on throw)]; Boyer walked; James made an out to first; Altman doubled [White scored, Boyer scored]; Javier singled [Altman scored]; Javier stole second; McCarver grounded out (second to first); 4 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler walked; Runnels struck out; Wynn doubled [Spangler to third]; Bateman struck out; Staub flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Gibson grounded out (shortstop to first); Flood flied out to right; Groat grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 2ND: Warwick singled; Aspromonte grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Warwick out at second]; Lillis struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 3RD: White singled; Boyer grounded into a double play (pitcher to second to first) [White out at second]; James tripled; Altman flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 3RD: Farrell grounded out (third to first); Spangler was called out on strikes; Runnels grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 4TH: Javier made an out to third; McCarver grounded out (second to first); Gibson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 4TH: Wynn struck out; Bateman struck out; Staub struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 5TH: Flood flied out to left; Groat grounded out (shortstop to first); White doubled; Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 5TH: Warwick grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte struck out; Lillis struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 6TH: James popped to first in foul territory; Altman flied out to center; Javier flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 6TH: Farrell flied out to left; Spangler lined to pitcher; Runnels flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 7TH: McCarver made an out to shortstop; Gibson flied to left in foul territory; Flood grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 7TH: Wynn doubled; Bateman struck out; Staub made an out to shortstop; Warwick made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. CARDINALS 8TH: Groat grounded out (first unassisted); White singled; Boyer flied out to right; James popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 0. COLT .45S 8TH: MAXVILL REPLACED GROAT (PLAYING SS); Aspromonte singled; Lillis made an out to shortstop; SMITH BATTED FOR FARRELL; Smith grounded out (third to first) [Aspromonte to second]; Spangler singled [Aspromonte scored]; Runnels grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 1. CARDINALS 9TH: UMBRICHT REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Altman grounded out (second to first); Javier singled; McCarver grounded into a double play (second to first) [Javier out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 1. COLT .45S 9TH: KOLB REPLACED ALTMAN (PLAYING RF); Wynn was called out on strikes; Bateman struck out; Staub lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Colt .45s 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Cardinals 4 8 0 4 Colt .45s 1 5 1 4

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