Houston Colt .45s 2, Cincinnati Reds 0
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Wednesday, April 22, 1964 (N) at Colt Stadium

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   2  7  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Ruiz 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Pinson cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Robinson rf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Johnson 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       8   2
Skinner lf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Cardenas ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Jay p                         2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Keough ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dickson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   0   5   0       1   8      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Johnson-Cardenas-Rose.

BATTING - 
GDP: Robinson (3,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Fox 2b                        4   1   1   0       0   0       3   7
Runnels 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       9   1
Bond lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 2   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Lillis 3b                   1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Staub rf                      3   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Kasko ss                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
Grote c                       4   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Bruce p                       2   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
  Brown p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   2   7   2       5   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fox-Kasko-Runnels.
E: Spangler (1), Runnels (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Grote (1,off Jay).
SH: Runnels (1,off Dickson).
GDP: Spangler (1,off Dickson).
IBB: Bond (1,by Dickson).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kasko (1,2nd base off Jay/Edwards); Aspromonte (1,2nd base off Jay/Edwards).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jay L(1-1)                    6     5   1   1   2   2   0  25
Dickson                       2     2   1   1   3   1   0  10
Totals                        8     7   2   2   5   3   0  35

IBB: Dickson (1,Bond).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce W(1-0)                  8     5   0   0   1   7   0  31
Brown SV(1)                   1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   0   0   1   8   0  34

Bruce faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Mel Steiner
Ejections: CIN Coach Johnny Temple by Augie Donatelli [Call at 1B];
Bob Aspromonte by Augie Donatelli [Call at 1B]; HOU Manager Harry Craft by Augie
Donatelli [Call at 1B]
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 4742


Starting Lineups:

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

REDS 1ST: Reds Coach Johnny Temple ejected by 1B umpire Augie
Donatelli sometime in game; Rose grounded out (second to
first); Ruiz grounded out (pitcher to first); Pinson flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler lined to first; Fox flied out to left;
Runnels singled to center; Bond flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 2ND: Robinson singled to center; Johnson struck out;
Skinner reached on an error by Runnels [Robinson to second];
Edwards forced Skinner (second to shortstop) [Robinson to
third]; Cardenas forced Edwards (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte was called out on strikes; Staub
grounded out (first unassisted); Kasko walked; Kasko stole
second; Grote tripled to center [Kasko scored]; Bruce popped to
first in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt
.45s 1.

REDS 3RD: Jay was called out on strikes; Rose grounded out
(second to first); Ruiz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Spangler grounded out (first to pitcher); Fox
flied out to right; Runnels flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

REDS 4TH: Pinson singled to right; Robinson grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Pinson out at
second]; Johnson singled to left; Skinner was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Bond grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte
walked; Aspromonte stole second; Staub flied out to right; Kasko
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

REDS 5TH: Edwards singled to right; Cardenas reached on an error
by Spangler [Edwards to second]; Jay struck out; Rose grounded
out (first unassisted) [Edwards to third, Cardenas to second];
Ruiz made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt
.45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Grote grounded out (shortstop to first); Bruce
singled to right; Spangler singled to right [Bruce to second];
Fox flied out to center; Runnels forced Spangler (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

REDS 6TH: Pinson grounded out (second to first); Robinson
grounded out (third to first); Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bond lined to first; Aspromonte grounded out
(shortstop to first); Staub singled to center; Kasko grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s
1.

REDS 7TH: Skinner flied out to left; Edwards singled to center;
Cardenas struck out; KEOUGH BATTED FOR JAY; Keough grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: DICKSON REPLACED KEOUGH (PITCHING); Grote was
called out on strikes; Bruce walked; On a bunt Spangler grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to second) [Bruce out at
second]; Bob Aspromonte and Astros Manager Harry Craft
ejected by 1B umpire Augie Donatelli; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

REDS 8TH: LILLIS REPLACED ASPROMONTE (PLAYING 3B); Rose struck
out; Ruiz grounded out (second to first); Pinson popped to third
in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: Fox singled to center; Runnels out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Fox to second]; Bond was walked
intentionally; Lillis singled to right [Fox to third, Bond to
second]; Staub walked [Fox scored, Bond to third, Lillis to
second]; Kasko forced Bond (pitcher to catcher) [Lillis to
third, Staub to second]; Grote popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 2.

REDS 9TH: Robinson walked; BROWN REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING);
Johnson made an out to second; Skinner struck out; Edwards
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Colt .45s 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             0   5   0    7
 Colt .45s        2   7   2    9


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