Houston Colt .45s 2, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 144
Played on Sunday, September 8, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   2  4  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Rodgers ss                    4   1   3   0       0   0       2   1
Williams lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Santo 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Burton cf                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Hubbs 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
  Mathews pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Boccabella 1b                 4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Schaffer c                    2   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Ranew ph,c                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Jackson p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Elston p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   9   1       0   4      24  10

BATTING - 
2B: Boccabella (1,off Johnson).
SF: Burton (5,off Woodeshick).
HBP: Burton (4,by Johnson).
GDP: Hubbs (15,off Johnson); Williams (10,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Warwick rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Runnels 2b                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Fazio 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn lf                       3   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Smith c                       3   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Goss cf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Lillis ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Johnson p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruce p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   2   4   1       0   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Lillis-Runnels-Staub, Runnels-Lillis-Staub, Staub.
PB: Smith (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Wynn (4,off Jackson).
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Goss (7,2nd base by Jackson/Schaffer).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson L(14-14)              7     4   2   2   0   3   0  24
Elston                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     4   2   2   0   3   0  27

BK: Jackson (2).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(8-17)               8     8   1   1   0   4   0  30
Bruce                         0     0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Woodeshick SV(8)              1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   1   1   0   4   0  34

Johnson faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
HBP: Johnson (8,Burton).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:01   Attendance: 6533


Starting Lineups:

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

CUBS 1ST: Brock struck out; Rodgers singled to left; Williams
flied out to right; Santo popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

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

CUBS 2ND: Burton was hit by a pitch; Hubbs grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Burton out at
second]; Boccabella singled to left; Schaffer grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Smith was called out on strikes; Staub grounded
out (second to first); Goss singled to center; Goss was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
0, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 3RD: Jackson singled to center; Brock forced Jackson (third
to second); Rodgers singled to right [Brock to third]; Williams
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Rodgers out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt
.45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Aspromonte flied out to right; Lillis grounded
out (third to first); Johnson popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 4TH: Santo grounded out (third to first); Burton popped to
first in foul territory; Hubbs struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Warwick popped to third; Runnels flied out to
left; Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 5TH: Boccabella doubled to center; Schaffer struck out;
Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Brock flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Smith flied out to center; Staub singled to left;
Goss popped to shortstop; Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 6TH: Rodgers grounded out (second to first); Williams
struck out; Santo popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Lillis grounded out (second to first); Johnson
grounded out (third to first); Warwick flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 7TH: Burton flied out to right; Hubbs flied out to center;
Boccabella grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: Runnels singled to center; Wynn tripled to center
[Runnels scored]; Jackson balked [Wynn scored]; Smith struck
out; Staub popped to first in foul territory; Goss struck out; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 2.

CUBS 8TH: RANEW BATTED FOR SCHAFFER; Ranew singled to right;
STEWART BATTED FOR JACKSON; Stewart flied out to right; On a
bunt Brock hit into a double play (first unassisted) [Ranew out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: RANEW STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); ELSTON
REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Aspromonte grounded out (third to
first); Lillis flied out to left; Johnson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 2.

CUBS 9TH: FAZIO REPLACED RUNNELS (PLAYING 2B); Rodgers singled
to right; Williams singled to right [Rodgers to second]; BRUCE
REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); WOODESHICK REPLACED BRUCE
(PITCHING); Santo forced Williams (shortstop to second) [Rodgers
to third]; Bob Bruce hurt during warm-up; Burton hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Rodgers scored]; Hubbs singled to
center [Santo to second]; MATHEWS RAN FOR HUBBS; Smith allowed a
passed ball [Santo to third, Mathews to second]; Boccabella
lined to second; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             1   9   0    6
 Colt .45s        2   4   0    1


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