Houston Colt .45s 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Tuesday, September 24, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  4  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  6  3
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schofield ss                  5   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Virdon cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Clemente rf                   3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Stargell lf                   3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Mota ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Clendenon 1b                  4   0   0   0       0   2      10   0
Bailey 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Alley 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Brand c                       3   0   1   1       1   0       5   2
Francis p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Lynch ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Savage ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schwall p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mazeroski ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   4   1       3   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Francis-Schofield-Clendenon.

BATTING - 
2B: Virdon (22,off Woodeshick).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vaughan ss                    3   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Weekly rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Warwick lf                    2   1   1   0       2   0       3   0
Staub 1b                      2   0   1   1       0   0       8   1
Goss cf                       3   0   2   1       1   1       3   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Zachary p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Woodeshick p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       27   3   6   2       4   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Vaughan (2), Morgan 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Weekly (3,off Francis).
SH: Staub (6,off Francis).
SF: Staub (2,off Francis).
GDP: Staub (11,off Francis).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Francis L(4-6)                6     5   3   3   4   3   0  26
Schwall                       2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        8     6   3   3   4   5   0  33

WP: Francis (2).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zachary W(2-2)                6.1   3   1   1   2   3   0  26
Woodeshick SV(10)             2.2   1   1   1   1   4   0  11
Totals                        9     4   2   2   3   7   0  37

WP: Woodeshick 2 (8).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 3144


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Colt .45s        
1. Schofield           ss        Vaughan             ss
2. Virdon              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Clemente            rf        Weekly              rf
4. Stargell            lf        Warwick             lf
5. Clendenon           1b        Staub               1b
6. Bailey              3b        Goss                cf
7. Alley               2b        Aspromonte          3b
8. Brand               c         Bateman             c
9. Francis             p         Zachary             p

PIRATES 1ST: Schofield popped to second; Virdon flied out to
left; Clemente walked; Stargell singled [Clemente to second];
Clendenon struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt
.45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Vaughan walked; Morgan singled [Vaughan to
second]; Weekly flied out to left; Warwick walked [Vaughan to
third, Morgan to second]; Staub hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Vaughan scored, Morgan to third]; Francis threw a wild pitch
[Morgan scored]; Goss singled [Warwick to second]; Aspromonte
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Bailey grounded out (pitcher to first); Alley
grounded out (shortstop to first); Brand grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bateman flied out to center; Zachary grounded out
(shortstop to first); Vaughan grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Francis reached on an error by Morgan [Francis to
first]; Schofield flied out to left; Virdon flied out to right;
Clemente singled [Francis to second]; Stargell lined to second;
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 3RD: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Weekly
doubled; Warwick walked; Staub grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Warwick out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Clendenon grounded out (third to first); Bailey
flied out to center; Alley flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Goss walked; Aspromonte flied out to center;
Bateman lined to center; Zachary grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Brand popped to first; Francis was called out on
strikes; Schofield grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 5TH: Vaughan flied out to right; Morgan flied out to
center; Weekly flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Colt .45s 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Virdon flied to left in foul territory; Clemente
reached on an error by Morgan [Clemente to first]; Stargell
flied out to right; Clendenon was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Warwick singled; Staub out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Warwick to second]; Goss singled [Warwick
scored]; Aspromonte was called out on strikes; Bateman struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Colt .45s 3.

PIRATES 7TH: Bailey walked; Alley grounded out (third to first)
[Bailey to second]; Brand singled [Bailey scored]; LYNCH BATTED
FOR FRANCIS; WOODESHICK REPLACED ZACHARY (PITCHING); SAVAGE
BATTED FOR LYNCH; Savage struck out; Schofield flied out to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: SCHWALL REPLACED SAVAGE (PITCHING); Woodeshick
struck out; Vaughan grounded out (catcher to first); Morgan
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Colt .45s 3.

PIRATES 8TH: Virdon doubled; Woodeshick threw a wild pitch
[Virdon to third]; Woodeshick threw a wild pitch [Virdon
scored]; Clemente struck out; MOTA BATTED FOR STARGELL; Mota
struck out; Clendenon grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: MOTA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Weekly grounded
out (shortstop to first); Warwick grounded out (shortstop to
first); Staub singled; Goss struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Colt .45s 3.

PIRATES 9TH: Bailey grounded out (second to first); Alley was
called out on strikes; Brand walked; MAZEROSKI BATTED FOR
SCHWALL; Mazeroski reached on an error by Vaughan [Brand to
second, Mazeroski to first]; Schofield flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2   4   0    8
 Colt .45s        3   6   3    6


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