Chicago Cubs 9, Houston Colt .45s 1
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Saturday, May 9, 1964 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
CHI N    7  0  1    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   9 10  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Kasko ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   5
White rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Spangler lf                   2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Yellen p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Fox ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   2      14   0
Johnson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoerner p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Williams ph,lf              2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   1   6   1       1   4      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Kasko (5,off Ellsworth).
GDP: Bateman (3,off Ellsworth); Aspromonte (4,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 5.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stewart 2b                    5   1   1   0       0   0       4   1
Brock rf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Williams lf                   3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Santo 3b                      3   1   1   1       1   0       1   5
Banks 1b                      4   1   1   2       0   0      12   0
Rodgers ss                    2   2   2   2       1   0       1   8
Bertell c                     4   1   2   1       0   0       5   0
Cowan cf                      4   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
Ellsworth p                   3   0   0   1       0   1       0   1
Totals                       32   9  10   9       3   2      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ellsworth-Stewart-Banks, Rodgers-Banks.
E: Rodgers (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Banks (4,off Johnson); Williams (5,off Hoerner); Rodgers (6,off Yellen);
Bertell (2,off Yellen).
HR: Cowan (4,1st inning off Hoerner 1 on 1 out); Rodgers (5,3rd inning off
Hoerner 0 on 0 out).
SF: Rodgers (2,off Hoerner); Ellsworth (1,off Yellen).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson L(2-3)                0     4   5   5   1   0   0   5
Hoerner                       4     4   3   3   1   1   2  17
Yellen                        4     2   1   1   1   1   0  15
Totals                        8    10   9   9   3   2   2  37

Johnson faced 5 batters in the 1st inning

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth W(2-3)              9     6   1   1   1   4   0  33


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:00   Attendance: 9571


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Chicago Cubs             
1. Lillis              2b        Stewart             2b
2. Kasko               ss        Brock               rf
3. White               rf        Williams            lf
4. Wynn                cf        Santo               3b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Banks               1b
6. Spangler            lf        Rodgers             ss
7. Bateman             c         Bertell             c
8. Staub               1b        Cowan               cf
9. Johnson             p         Ellsworth           p

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); Kasko
grounded out (third to first); White grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Stewart singled to center; Brock singled to center
[Stewart to third]; Williams walked [Brock to second]; Santo
singled to right [Stewart scored, Brock to third, Williams to
second]; Banks doubled to left [Brock scored, Williams scored,
Santo to third]; HOERNER REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Rodgers
hit a sacrifice fly to left [Santo scored]; Bertell singled to
left [Banks scored]; Cowan homered [Bertell scored]; Ellsworth
struck out; Stewart popped to first in foul territory; 7 R, 6 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 7.

COLT .45S 2ND: Wynn singled to shortstop; Aspromonte singled to
right [Wynn to second]; Spangler forced Wynn (shortstop to
third) [Aspromonte to second]; Bateman grounded into a double
play (pitcher to second to first) [Spangler out at second]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 7.

CUBS 2ND: Brock grounded out (first unassisted); Williams
grounded out (shortstop to first); Santo walked; Banks popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Cubs 7.

COLT .45S 3RD: Staub was called out on strikes; Hoerner struck
out; Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 7.

CUBS 3RD: Rodgers homered; Bertell grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cowan grounded out (shortstop to first); Ellsworth
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Cubs 8.

COLT .45S 4TH: Kasko was called out on strikes; White popped to
catcher in foul territory; Wynn walked; Aspromonte forced Wynn
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs
8.

CUBS 4TH: Stewart flied out to center; Brock grounded out
(pitcher to first); Williams doubled to center; Santo grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 8.

COLT .45S 5TH: Spangler singled to third; Bateman singled to
right [Spangler to second]; Staub popped to first in foul
territory; WILLIAMS BATTED FOR HOERNER; Williams forced Bateman
(third to second) [Spangler to third]; Lillis singled to left
[Spangler scored, Williams to second]; Kasko flied out to right;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 8.

CUBS 5TH: WILLIAMS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); YELLEN REPLACED
SPANGLER (PITCHING); Banks grounded out (shortstop to first);
Rodgers walked; Bertell flied out to right; Cowan popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1,
Cubs 8.

COLT .45S 6TH: White grounded out (third to first); Wynn reached
on an error by Rodgers; Aspromonte grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Wynn out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
 Colt .45s 1, Cubs 8.

CUBS 6TH: Ellsworth grounded out (second to first); Stewart
grounded out (pitcher to first); Brock struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 8.

COLT .45S 7TH: Yellen grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
flied out to left; Staub was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 8.

CUBS 7TH: Williams grounded out (third to first); Santo grounded
out (shortstop to first); Banks popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 8.

COLT .45S 8TH: Williams grounded out (third to first); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Kasko doubled to left; White
made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs
8.

CUBS 8TH: Rodgers doubled to left; Bertell doubled to right
[Rodgers to third]; Cowan grounded out (pitcher to first);
Ellsworth hit a sacrifice fly to center [Rodgers scored];
Stewart flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1,
Cubs 9.

COLT .45S 9TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first);
Aspromonte flied out to center; FOX BATTED FOR YELLEN; Fox flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        1   6   0    5
 Cubs             9  10   1    4


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