San Francisco Giants 8, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 140
Played on Wednesday, September 4, 1963 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  9  1
SF  N    0  0  0    0  6  2    0  0  x  -   8 11  2
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Warwick cf                    5   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Runnels 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Wynn lf                       3   0   0   1       0   0       4   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       7   0
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Weekly rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Lillis ss                     4   2   3   0       0   0       0   1
Drott p                       2   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  McMahon p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fazio ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   9   3       3   2      24   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lillis-Runnels-Staub.
E: Bateman (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Lillis 2 (11,off Sanford 2); Runnels (7,off Sanford).
SH: Runnels (7,off Sanford).
SF: Wynn (5,off Sanford).
GDP: Aspromonte 2 (15,off Sanford 2).
IBB: Staub (7,by Sanford).
Team LOB: 7.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kuenn rf                      4   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Hiller 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
Cepeda 1b                     5   2   3   3       0   0      11   0
McCovey lf                    4   1   2   2       0   0       3   0
F. Alou cf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Haller c                      3   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Davenport 3b                  3   1   0   0       1   0       3   2
Pagan ss                      3   0   2   1       1   0       1   3
Sanford p                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Totals                       34   8  11   6       5   0      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Pagan-Hiller-Cepeda, Pagan-Hiller-Cepeda.
E: McCovey (14), Sanford (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Haller (7,off Drott).
HR: Cepeda (26,5th inning off Drott 2 on 1 out); McCovey (35,6th inning off
McMahon 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Hiller (9,off Drott).
IBB: Pagan (4,by Drott).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: F. Alou (10,2nd base off Drott/Bateman); Davenport (5,2nd base off McMahon/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drott L(2-12)                 4.2   7   6   6   5   0   1  25
McMahon                       3.1   4   2   2   0   0   1  14
Totals                        8    11   8   8   5   0   2  39

WP: Drott (6).
IBB: Drott (2,Pagan).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sanford W(14-12)              9     9   3   3   3   2   0  37

IBB: Sanford (6,Staub).

Umpires: HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Vinnie Smith, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 1:53   Attendance: 4559


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             San Francisco Giants     
1. Warwick             cf        Kuenn               rf
2. Runnels             2b        Hiller              2b
3. Wynn                lf        Cepeda              1b
4. Staub               1b        McCovey             lf
5. Bateman             c         F. Alou             cf
6. Weekly              rf        Haller              c
7. Aspromonte          3b        Davenport           3b
8. Lillis              ss        Pagan               ss
9. Drott               p         Sanford             p

COLT .45S 1ST: Warwick grounded out (pitcher to first); Runnels
grounded out (second to first); Wynn popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Kuenn walked; Hiller grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Kuenn out at second]; Cepeda
singled to left; McCovey flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Giants 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Staub grounded out (first unassisted); Bateman
walked; Weekly flied out to left; Aspromonte grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: F. Alou popped to catcher in foul territory; Haller
doubled to left; Davenport popped to catcher in foul territory;
Pagan was walked intentionally; Sanford walked [Haller to third,
Pagan to second]; Kuenn popped to third in foul territory; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Giants 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Lillis doubled to left; Drott singled [Lillis to
third]; Warwick singled [Drott to second, Lillis scored];
Runnels out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Warwick to
second, Drott to third]; Wynn hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Drott scored]; Staub was walked intentionally; Bateman struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Hiller flied out to center; Cepeda popped to catcher
in foul territory; McCovey singled to right; F. Alou made an out
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Weekly walked; Aspromonte grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Weekly out at second];
Lillis singled; Drott forced Lillis (shortstop unassisted); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Haller grounded out (first unassisted); Davenport
popped to first in foul territory; Pagan flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Warwick grounded out (pitcher to first); Runnels
doubled to left [Runnels to third (error by McCovey)]; Wynn
grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Sanford grounded out (second to first); Kuenn
singled to center; Hiller singled to right [Kuenn to third];
Cepeda homered [Kuenn scored, Hiller scored]; McCovey grounded
out (pitcher to first); F. Alou singled to left; F. Alou stole
second; Haller walked; Drott threw a wild pitch [Haller to
third, F. Alou scored]; Davenport walked; MCMAHON REPLACED DROTT
(PITCHING); Davenport stole second [Haller scored (error by
Bateman)]; Pagan singled to right [Davenport scored]; Sanford
made an out to second; 6 R, 5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2,
Giants 6.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bateman popped to catcher in foul territory;
Weekly singled to left; Aspromonte grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Weekly out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 6.

GIANTS 6TH: Kuenn flied out to right; Hiller flied out to left;
Cepeda singled to center; McCovey homered [Cepeda scored]; F.
Alou flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2,
Giants 8.

COLT .45S 7TH: Lillis grounded out (second to first); McMahon
grounded out (second to first); Warwick popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 8.

GIANTS 7TH: Haller grounded out (second to first); Davenport
flied out to right; Pagan singled; Sanford flied to right in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 8.

COLT .45S 8TH: Runnels flied out to left; Wynn flied out to
right; Staub singled; Staub was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Sanford [Staub to second]; Bateman flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Giants 8.

GIANTS 8TH: Kuenn flied out to left; Hiller flied out to left;
Cepeda grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Giants 8.

COLT .45S 9TH: Weekly flied out to center; Aspromonte struck
out; Lillis doubled to right; FAZIO BATTED FOR MCMAHON; Fazio
singled to left [Lillis scored]; Warwick flied out to center; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Giants 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   9   1    7
 Giants           8  11   2    7


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