Chicago Cubs 3, Houston Colt .45s 0
Regular Season Game 142
Played on Friday, September 6, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

CHI N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   3  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  9  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Rodgers ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Burton cf                     4   1   1   1       0   2       1   0
Santo 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Williams lf                   4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Hubbs 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Boccabella 1b                 3   1   1   1       0   0       7   1
Ranew c                       3   0   0   1       0   1       7   0
Hobbie p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  McDaniel p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   3   8   3       1   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hubbs-Boccabella, Hubbs-Rodgers-Boccabella.
PB: Ranew (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Williams (34,off Zachary).
3B: Boccabella (1,off Brown).
HR: Burton (12,1st inning off Brown 0 on 2 out).
SF: Ranew (1,off Brown); Boccabella (1,off Zachary).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Brock (10,2nd base by Brown/Smith).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Warwick rf                    5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Runnels 2b                    5   0   3   0       0   1       2   2
Wynn lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Staub 1b                      2   0   1   0       1   1      11   0
Smith c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Goss cf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       1   0       2   2
Lillis ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Brown p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Weekly ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Zachary p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spangler ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Fazio pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   0   9   0       3   6      27  10

BATTING - 
HBP: Staub (5,by Hobbie).
GDP: Lillis (8,off Hobbie).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hobbie W(7-9)                 8.1   9   0   0   3   6   0  36
McDaniel SV(20)               0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     9   0   0   3   6   0  38

HBP: Hobbie (6,Staub).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brown L(5-10)                 7     7   2   2   1   3   1  28
Zachary                       2     1   1   1   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9     8   3   3   1   5   1  35


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 5131


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Colt .45s        
1. Brock               rf        Warwick             rf
2. Rodgers             ss        Runnels             2b
3. Burton              cf        Wynn                lf
4. Santo               3b        Staub               1b
5. Williams            lf        Smith               c
6. Hubbs               2b        Goss                cf
7. Boccabella          1b        Aspromonte          3b
8. Ranew               c         Lillis              ss
9. Hobbie              p         Brown               p

CUBS 1ST: Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); Rodgers
popped to shortstop; Burton homered; Santo grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Warwick was called out on strikes; Runnels
singled to left; Wynn lined into a double play (second to first)
[Runnels out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s
0.

CUBS 2ND: Williams popped to third in foul territory; Hubbs
popped to first in foul territory; Boccabella popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Staub was hit by a pitch; Smith singled to left
[Staub to third]; Goss popped to first; Aspromonte flied out to
left; Lillis grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 3RD: Ranew grounded out (second to first); Hobbie singled
to shortstop; Brock forced Hobbie (shortstop unassisted);
Rodgers grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Brown lined to left; Warwick singled to center;
Runnels singled to right [Warwick out at third (right to
third)]; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt
.45s 0.

CUBS 4TH: Burton flied out to right; Santo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Williams singled to center; Hubbs singled
to left [Williams to second]; Boccabella forced Williams (third
unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Staub singled to right; Smith popped to catcher
in foul territory; Goss walked [Staub to second]; Aspromonte
walked [Staub to third, Goss to second]; Lillis grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Aspromonte out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 5TH: Ranew lined to second; Hobbie struck out; On a bunt
Brock singled to second; Brock was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Brown grounded out (third to first); Warwick
grounded out (third to first); Runnels singled to left; Wynn
reached on a fielder's choice [Runnels to second]; Staub walked
[Runnels to third, Wynn to second]; Smith grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 6TH: Rodgers walked; Burton struck out; Santo singled to
left [Rodgers to second]; Williams struck out; Hubbs flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Goss was called out on strikes; Aspromonte flied
out to center; Lillis flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 7TH: Boccabella tripled to center; Ranew hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Boccabella scored]; Hobbie grounded out
(shortstop to first); Brock grounded out (pitcher to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: WEEKLY BATTED FOR BROWN; Weekly struck out;
Warwick popped to third in foul territory; Runnels struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 8TH: ZACHARY REPLACED WEEKLY (PITCHING); Rodgers flied out
to left; Burton struck out; Santo grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 8TH: Wynn singled to left; Staub struck out; Smith
flied out to right; Goss forced Wynn (third to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 9TH: Williams doubled to right; Hubbs grounded out (second
to first) [Williams to third]; Boccabella hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Williams scored]; Ranew struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 9TH: Aspromonte singled to center; Lillis flied to
right in foul territory; SPANGLER BATTED FOR ZACHARY; Spangler
singled to center [Aspromonte to second]; FAZIO RAN FOR
SPANGLER; MCDANIEL REPLACED HOBBIE (PITCHING); Ranew allowed a
passed ball [Aspromonte to third, Fazio to second]; Warwick
flied out to left; Runnels grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             3   8   0    5
 Colt .45s        0   9   0   11


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