Cincinnati Reds 1, Houston Colt .45s 0
Regular Season Game 9
Played on Thursday, April 23, 1964 (N) at Colt Stadium

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  0  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 2b                       4   1   0   0       0   1       3   2
Ruiz 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Pinson cf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Keough pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Robinson rf                   4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Skinner lf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Cardenas ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Nuxhall p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       29   1   0   0       2   9      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Cardenas-Johnson, Ruiz-Rose-Johnson, Cardenas-Ruiz-Cardenas.
E: Johnson (2), Cardenas (2).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kasko ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Fox 2b                        4   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Runnels 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   0      12   0
  Lillis pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Weekly rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Wynn lf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Beauchamp cf                  3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Grote c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Johnson p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Totals                       30   0   5   0       1   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Fox (2), Johnson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (2,off Nuxhall).
GDP: Wynn (2,off Nuxhall); Weekly (1,off Nuxhall).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Fox (1,2nd base by Nuxhall/Edwards).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nuxhall W(1-1)                9     5   0   0   1   6   0  31


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson L(2-1)                9     0   1   0   2   9   0  31


Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Al Barlick
Ejections: HOU Coach Jimmy Adair by Stan Landes [Call at 1B]
Time of Game: 1:56   Attendance: 5426


Starting Lineups:

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

REDS 1ST: Rose struck out; Ruiz flied out to right; Pinson
walked; Robinson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Kasko lined to left; Fox singled to center; Fox
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Runnels walked;
Weekly forced Runnels (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 2ND: Johnson grounded out (third to first); Skinner
grounded out (pitcher to first); Edwards struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte singled to center; Wynn grounded into
a double play (shortstop to first) [Aspromonte out at second];
Beauchamp was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 3RD: Cardenas made an out to second; Nuxhall struck out;
Rose grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Grote grounded out (third to first); Johnson
grounded out (third to first); Kasko grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 4TH: Ruiz grounded out (second to first); Pinson made an
out to shortstop; Robinson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Fox flied out to left; Runnels singled to center;
Weekly grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Runnels out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt
.45s 0.

REDS 5TH: Johnson struck out; Skinner walked; Edwards flied out
to center; Cardenas struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte flied out to right; Wynn was called
out on strikes; Beauchamp grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 6TH: Nuxhall grounded out (pitcher to first); Rose grounded
out (second to first); Ruiz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 6TH: Grote struck out; Johnson popped to catcher in
foul territory; Kasko flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 7TH: Pinson grounded out (second to first); Robinson
grounded out (third to first); Johnson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 7TH: Fox singled to center; Runnels reached on an
error by Cardenas [Fox to second]; Weekly reached on a fielder's
choice that turned into a double play [Fox out at third
(shortstop to third), Runnels out at second (third to
shortstop)]; Aspromonte flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 8TH: Skinner grounded out (first unassisted); Edwards
grounded out (second to first); Cardenas made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 8TH: Wynn doubled to center; Beauchamp struck out;
Grote popped to first in foul territory; Johnson flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Colt .45s 0.

REDS 9TH: Nuxhall grounded out (third to first); Rose reached on
an error by Johnson [Rose to second]; Ruiz grounded out (pitcher
to third to first) [Rose to third]; Pinson reached on an error
by Fox [Rose scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; KEOUGH RAN FOR PINSON;
Robinson flied out to left; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 9TH: KEOUGH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Kasko struck
out; Fox grounded out (shortstop to first); Astros Coach
Jimmy Adair ejected by 1B umpire Stan Landes; Runnels
reached on an error by Johnson; LILLIS RAN FOR RUNNELS; Weekly
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Colt
.45s 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             1   0   2    3
 Colt .45s        0   5   2    4


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