New York Mets 10, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 160
Played on Friday, September 27, 1963 (N) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  3  5    0  0  0    1  0  1  -  10 15  2
HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  1  -   3 11  3
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Christopher rf                4   0   1   1       1   0       4   0
Smith cf                      5   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Hunt 2b                       5   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
  Schreiber 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thomas lf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Kanehl lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hickman 3b                    5   1   3   1       0   0       0   3
Harkness 1b                   5   2   1   0       0   1       7   1
  Kranepool 1b                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cannizzaro c                  4   2   1   2       0   0       8   1
Moran ss                      5   2   3   2       0   0       3   1
Jackson p                     5   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Totals                       43  10  15   8       1   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Hickman (20), Harkness (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Hunt (27,off Dahl); Hickman (20,off Hoerner); Harkness (11,off Drott).
SF: Cannizzaro (1,off Drott).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Fazio 3b                    1   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   2   1       0   1       3   1
Wynn cf                       4   0   2   0       1   0       3   0
Staub 1b                      5   1   2   1       0   1      13   0
Pointer rf                    5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Davis lf                      5   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Vaughan 3b,ss                 4   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Grote c                       3   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
  Adlesh c                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Dahl p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Weekly ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hoerner p                   1   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
  White ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dickson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Warwick ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Drott p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   3  11   3       3   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Jackson (1), Davis 2 (3).
PB: Grote (1).

BATTING - 
3B: Morgan (1,off Jackson).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wynn (2,2nd base by Jackson/Cannizzaro).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson W(13-17)              9    11   3   1   3   8   0  42


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dahl L(0-1)                   2.2   7   7   5   0   0   0  16
Coombs                        0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
Hoerner                       3     2   0   0   0   2   0  11
Dickson                       2     1   1   0   1   0   0   9
Drott                         1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    15  10   7   1   2   0  45

WP: Dahl (1), Drott (7).

Umpires: HP - Frank Walsh, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:38   Attendance: 5802


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Christopher         rf        Jackson             ss
2. Smith               cf        Morgan              2b
3. Hunt                2b        Wynn                cf
4. Thomas              lf        Staub               1b
5. Hickman             3b        Pointer             rf
6. Harkness            1b        Davis               lf
7. Cannizzaro          c         Vaughan             3b
8. Moran               ss        Grote               c
9. Jackson             p         Dahl                p

METS 1ST: All rookie lineup for Houston; Christopher
grounded out (shortstop to first); Debut game for Jay
Dahl; Smith grounded out (second to first); Hunt lined to
first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Jackson lined to first; Debut game for Sonny
Jackson; Morgan struck out; Wynn singled to center; Wynn was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

METS 2ND: Thomas singled to right; Dahl threw a wild pitch
[Thomas to second]; Hickman singled to left [Thomas scored
(error by Davis) (no RBI), Hickman to second]; Harkness grounded
out (first unassisted) [Hickman to third]; Cannizzaro grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Hickman scored (unearned)]; Moran
reached on an error by Jackson [Moran to second]; Jackson
singled to center [Moran scored (unearned)]; Christopher flied
out to right; 3 R (1 ER), 3 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Staub flied out to center; Pointer popped to
second; Davis singled to right; Vaughan singled to center [Davis
to second]; Grote struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3,
Colt .45s 0.

METS 3RD: Smith singled to left; Hunt doubled to left [Smith
scored]; Thomas popped to first in foul territory; Hickman
singled to right [Hunt scored]; Harkness forced Hickman
(shortstop to second); Cannizzaro singled to right [Harkness to
third]; COOMBS REPLACED DAHL (PITCHING); Grote allowed a passed
ball [Harkness scored, Cannizzaro to second]; Debut game for
Danny Coombs; Moran singled to right [Cannizzaro scored];
Jackson singled to center [Moran to second]; Christopher singled
to center [Moran scored, Jackson to third, Christopher to second
(on throw)]; Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); 5 R, 7 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: WEEKLY BATTED FOR COOMBS; Weekly walked; Jackson
lined to shortstop; Morgan flied out to right; Wynn flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 0.

METS 4TH: HOERNER REPLACED WEEKLY (PITCHING); Hunt popped to
second; Debut game for Joe Hoerner; Thomas singled to
left; Hickman doubled to left [Thomas to third]; Harkness struck
out; Cannizzaro lined to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 8,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Staub singled to right; Pointer singled to center
[Staub to third]; Davis forced Pointer (first to shortstop)
[Staub scored]; Vaughan grounded out (pitcher to first) [Davis
to second]; Grote was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 1.

METS 5TH: Moran grounded out (third to first); Jackson flied out
to center; Christopher popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Hoerner reached on an error by Harkness [Hoerner
to first]; Jackson struck out; Morgan singled to right [Hoerner
to second]; Wynn lined to right; Staub singled to right [Hoerner
scored (unearned), Morgan to third]; Pointer lined to right; 1 R
(0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 2.

METS 6TH: FAZIO REPLACED JACKSON (PLAYING 3B); VAUGHAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Smith grounded out (shortstop to first);
Hunt struck out; Thomas grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Davis grounded out (second to first); Vaughan
flied out to center; Grote singled to center; WHITE BATTED FOR
HOERNER; White grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 8, Colt .45s 2.

METS 7TH: ADLESH REPLACED GROTE (PLAYING C ); DICKSON REPLACED
WHITE (PITCHING); Hickman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Harkness popped to second; Cannizzaro reached on an error by
Davis [Cannizzaro to second]; Moran singled to center
[Cannizzaro scored (unearned)]; Jackson flied out to left; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Fazio walked; Morgan grounded out (third to
first) [Fazio to second]; Wynn singled to shortstop [Fazio
stayed at second]; Staub popped to second; Pointer grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 9, Colt .45s 2.

METS 8TH: Christopher walked; Smith flied out to left; Hunt
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Christopher to second];
Thomas flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9, Colt
.45s 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: KANEHL REPLACED THOMAS (PLAYING LF); Davis struck
out; Vaughan singled to left; Adlesh struck out; WARWICK BATTED
FOR DICKSON; Warwick grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9, Colt .45s 2.

METS 9TH: DROTT REPLACED WARWICK (PITCHING); Hickman flied to
left in foul territory; Harkness doubled to left; Drott threw a
wild pitch [Harkness to third]; Cannizzaro hit a sacrifice fly
to center [Harkness scored]; Moran singled to right; Jackson
popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 10, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 9TH: SCHREIBER REPLACED HUNT (PLAYING 2B); KRANEPOOL
REPLACED HARKNESS (PLAYING 1B); Fazio reached on an error by
Hickman [Fazio to first]; Morgan tripled to right [Fazio scored
(unearned)]; Wynn walked; Staub struck out; Pointer struck out;
Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 10, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets            10  15   2    8
 Colt .45s        3  11   3   12


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