Houston Colt .45s 9, New York Mets 1
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, September 28, 1963 (D) at Colt Stadium

NY  N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  4
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  6    0  0  x  -   9  9  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kranepool rf                  4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Carmel cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Hunt 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Harkness 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       7   2
Hickman 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Hicks lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Coleman c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Moran ss                      2   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Christopher ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fernandez ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Anderson p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Cisco p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stallard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   7   1       0   1      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Harkness-Coleman, Moran-Hunt-Harkness.
E: Carmel (5), Hunt (26), Coleman (15), Moran (27).
PB: Coleman (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Hickman (21,off Nottebart); Carmel (6,off Nottebart); Harkness (12,off
Nottebart).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vaughan ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Runnels ph                  0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Lillis pr,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Morgan 2b                     3   1   0   1       1   2       3   1
  Fazio 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Spangler rf                   3   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Staub 1b                      4   1   3   2       0   0      13   1
Wynn lf                       4   2   2   2       0   1       4   0
Goss cf                       3   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Murrell cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   1   1       0   1       0   5
Bateman c                     3   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Nottebart p                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   2
Totals                       33   9   9   8       4   6      27  14

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (10,off Anderson); Aspromonte (9,off Anderson).
SH: Goss (4,off Anderson).
GDP: Spangler (5,off Anderson); Wynn (5,off Powell).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Anderson L(0-2)               5     8   8   5   2   6   0  27
Cisco                         0.1   0   1   1   2   0   0   3
Powell                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Stallard                      2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        8     9   9   6   4   6   0  38

Anderson faced 5 batters in the 6th inning

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nottebart W(11-8)             9     7   1   1   0   1   0  34


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Frank Walsh
Time of Game: 2:13   Attendance: 2566


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Colt .45s        
1. Kranepool           rf        Vaughan             ss
2. Carmel              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Hunt                2b        Spangler            rf
4. Harkness            1b        Staub               1b
5. Hickman             3b        Wynn                lf
6. Hicks               lf        Goss                cf
7. Coleman             c         Aspromonte          3b
8. Moran               ss        Bateman             c
9. Anderson            p         Nottebart           p

METS 1ST: Kranepool flied out to left; Carmel grounded out
(shortstop to first); Hunt grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Vaughan grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan
was called out on strikes; Spangler reached on an error by Hunt
[Spangler to first]; Staub singled to right [Spangler to third];
Wynn doubled to center [Spangler scored (unearned), Staub scored
(unearned), Wynn to third (error by Carmel)]; Goss reached on an
error by Moran [Wynn scored (unearned), Goss to first]; Coleman
allowed a passed ball [Goss to second]; Aspromonte struck out; 3
R (0 ER), 2 H, 3 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

METS 2ND: Harkness grounded out (third to first); Hickman flied
out to center; Hicks grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bateman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Nottebart grounded out (second to pitcher); Vaughan grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Colt .45s 3.

METS 3RD: Coleman grounded out (third to first); Moran singled
to left; Anderson singled to right [Moran to second]; Kranepool
singled to right [Moran scored, Anderson to second]; Carmel
forced Kranepool (third to second) [Anderson to third]; Hunt
flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 3RD: Morgan struck out; Spangler was called out on
strikes; Staub singled to right; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

METS 4TH: Harkness grounded out (first unassisted); Hickman
doubled to left; Hicks grounded out (pitcher to first); Coleman
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 4TH: Goss popped to second; Aspromonte grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

METS 5TH: Moran popped to second; Anderson flied out to center;
Kranepool singled to right; Carmel doubled to right [Kranepool
to third]; Hunt flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
1, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Nottebart singled to right; Vaughan singled to
second [Nottebart to second]; Vaughan was picked off first but
was safe on an error by Coleman [Nottebart to third, Vaughan to
second]; Morgan walked; Spangler grounded into a double play
(first to catcher) [Vaughan to third, Morgan to second,
Nottebart out at home]; Staub flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

METS 6TH: Harkness grounded out (second to first); Hickman
popped to second; Hicks grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Wynn singled to left; Goss reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Wynn to second]; Aspromonte doubled
to left [Wynn scored, Goss to third]; Bateman walked; Nottebart
singled to center [Goss scored, Aspromonte to third, Bateman to
second]; RUNNELS BATTED FOR VAUGHAN; CISCO REPLACED ANDERSON
(PITCHING); Runnels walked [Aspromonte scored, Bateman to third,
Nottebart to second]; LILLIS RAN FOR RUNNELS; Morgan forced
Lillis (first to shortstop) [Bateman scored, Nottebart to
third]; Spangler walked [Morgan to second]; POWELL REPLACED
CISCO (PITCHING); Staub singled to right [Nottebart scored,
Morgan scored, Spangler to third]; Wynn grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Staub out at second]; 6 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 9.

METS 7TH: LILLIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); FAZIO REPLACED
MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); Coleman was called out on strikes;
CHRISTOPHER BATTED FOR MORAN; Christopher grounded out (second
to first); THOMAS BATTED FOR POWELL; Thomas grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 9.

COLT .45S 7TH: FERNANDEZ REPLACED CHRISTOPHER (PLAYING SS);
STALLARD REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); Goss popped to third in
foul territory; Aspromonte grounded out (second to first);
Bateman popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt
.45s 9.

METS 8TH: MURRELL REPLACED GOSS (PLAYING CF); Kranepool grounded
out (third to first); Debut game for Ivan Murrell; Carmel
grounded out (second to pitcher); Hunt grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 9.

COLT .45S 8TH: Nottebart popped to second; Lillis flied out to
left; Fazio flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Colt .45s 9.

METS 9TH: Harkness doubled to left; Hickman grounded out (second
to first) [Harkness to third]; Hicks flied out to left; Coleman
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Colt .45s 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             1   7   4    6
 Colt .45s        9   9   0    5


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