Houston Colt .45s 6, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 1
Played on Monday, April 13, 1964 (D) at Crosley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  3  3    0  0  0  -   6  7  1
CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   3  5  2
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kasko ss                      5   1   0   1       0   0       2   1
Fox 2b                        4   0   1   2       1   0       0   2
Runnels 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       7   1
Bond lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Staub rf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   2       0   1       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Bateman c                     3   1   2   0       1   0       5   0
Johnson p                     2   1   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6   7   5       3   3      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Runnels (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Wynn (1,6th inning off Maloney 1 on 1 out).
SH: Johnson 2 (2,off Maloney 2).
Team LOB: 5.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Ruiz 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Pinson cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Robinson rf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Coleman 1b                    3   1   1   1       1   0       7   2
Skinner lf                    4   1   1   2       0   2       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Cardenas ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Maloney p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Queen ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ellis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Keough ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nichols p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   5   3       1   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cardenas-Rose.
E: Ruiz (1), Maloney (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Skinner (1,9th inning off Johnson 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ruiz (1,2nd base off Johnson/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(1-0)                8.2   5   3   3   1   3   1  33
Woodeshick SV(1)              0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     5   3   3   1   3   1  34


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maloney L(0-1)                6     7   6   2   3   2   1  29
Ellis                         2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Nichols                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   6   2   3   3   1  38

WP: Maloney (1).

Umpires: HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Al Forman
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 27878


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Cincinnati Reds          
1. Kasko               ss        Rose                2b
2. Fox                 2b        Ruiz                3b
3. Runnels             1b        Pinson              cf
4. Bond                lf        Robinson            rf
5. Staub               rf        Coleman             1b
6. Wynn                cf        Skinner             lf
7. Aspromonte          3b        Edwards             c
8. Bateman             c         Cardenas            ss
9. Johnson             p         Maloney             p

COLT .45S 1ST: Kasko flied out to center; Fox grounded out
(shortstop to first); Runnels grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose grounded out (pitcher to first); Ruiz lined to
third; Debut game for Chico Ruiz; Pinson made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond grounded out (first to pitcher); Staub made
an out to second; Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Robinson flied out to right; Coleman walked; Skinner
was called out on strikes; Edwards popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Aspromonte popped to third in foul territory;
Bateman singled to center; Johnson out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Bateman to second]; Kasko flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Cardenas popped to catcher in foul territory; Maloney
grounded out (pitcher to first); Rose grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Fox walked; Runnels singled to left [Fox to
second]; Bond lined into a double play (shortstop to shortstop
to second) [Fox out at second]; Staub made an out to third; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Ruiz singled to center; Ruiz stole second; Pinson
flied out to left; Robinson struck out; Coleman flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Wynn flied out to left; Aspromonte walked;
Maloney threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to second]; Bateman
walked; Johnson forced Aspromonte (pitcher to third) [Bateman to
second]; Kasko reached on an error by Ruiz [Bateman scored
(unearned), Johnson to third, Kasko to second]; Fox singled to
right [Johnson scored (unearned), Kasko scored (unearned)];
Runnels was called out on strikes; 3 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Colt .45s 3, Reds 0.

REDS 5TH: Skinner flied out to right; Edwards flied out to
right; Cardenas grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bond grounded out (first unassisted); Staub
singled to center; Wynn homered [Staub scored]; Aspromonte
singled to center; Bateman singled to left [Aspromonte to
second]; Johnson reached on an error by Maloney on a sacrifice
bunt [Aspromonte to third, Bateman to second]; Kasko forced
Johnson (shortstop to second) [Aspromonte scored (unearned),
Bateman to third]; Fox grounded out (second to first); 3 R (2
ER), 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

REDS 6TH: QUEEN BATTED FOR MALONEY; Queen lined to center;
Debut game for Mel Queen; Rose flied out to left; Ruiz flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: ELLIS REPLACED QUEEN (PITCHING); Runnels struck
out; Bond grounded out (second to first); Staub flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

REDS 7TH: Pinson lined to left; Robinson flied out to center;
Coleman singled to right; Skinner struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 8TH: Wynn lined to pitcher; Aspromonte flied out to
right; Bateman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

REDS 8TH: Edwards grounded out (pitcher to first); Cardenas
grounded out (second to first); KEOUGH BATTED FOR ELLIS; Keough
reached on an error by Runnels; Rose flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

COLT .45S 9TH: NICHOLS REPLACED KEOUGH (PITCHING); Johnson flied
out to center; Kasko grounded out (shortstop to first); Fox
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Reds 0.

REDS 9TH: On a bunt Ruiz made an out to catcher; Chico Ruiz
called for interference; Pinson singled to left; Robinson
singled to center [Pinson to third]; Coleman forced Robinson
(first to shortstop) [Pinson scored]; Skinner homered [Coleman
scored]; WOODESHICK REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Edwards
grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 6, Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        6   7   1    5
 Reds             3   5   2    4


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