Houston Colt .45s 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 3
Regular Season Game 51
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, June 7, 1964 (D) at Forbes Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  5  -   6 10  1
PIT N    1  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  9  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   2       0   4
Kasko ss                      4   0   0   0       1   2       1   2
White cf                      4   1   2   1       0   1       5   0
Bond rf                       4   1   1   1       0   2       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   2   0       0   0       2   2
Wynn lf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Staub 1b                      4   0   1   2       0   1      12   4
Bateman c                     4   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
Johnson p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hertz ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Yellen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fox ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Raymond p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       36   6  10   5       2  12      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Johnson (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (6,off Veale).
3B: White (2,off Veale).
HR: Bateman (2,9th inning off Green 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lillis (2,2nd base off Butters/Pagliaroni).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schofield ss                  4   1   1   1       0   0       0   3
Virdon cf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Clemente rf                   5   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Stargell 1b                   5   0   2   2       0   1       4   0
Lynch lf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Mota pr,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Freese 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Mazeroski 2b                  4   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Pagliaroni c                  2   0   0   0       2   0      13   0
Veale p                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Priddy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Green p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Butters p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3   9   3       3   3      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Mota (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Mazeroski (6,off Johnson).
HBP: Schofield (4,by Johnson).
IBB: Lynch (1,by Yellen).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Virdon (1,2nd base off Yellen/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson                       3.2   6   3   2   1   0   0  20
Jones                         1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Yellen                        2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Raymond W(1-1)                2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        9     9   3   2   3   3   0  41

WP: Johnson (1).
HBP: Johnson (3,Schofield).
IBB: Yellen (1,Lynch).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Veale                         8     5   3   3   2  12   0  31
Priddy L(1-2)                 0     2   2   2   0   0   0   2
Green                         0.2   3   1   1   0   0   1   4
Butters                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10   6   6   2  12   1  38

Veale faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
Priddy faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:52   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Lillis              2b        Schofield           ss
2. Kasko               ss        Virdon              cf
3. White               cf        Clemente            rf
4. Bond                rf        Stargell            1b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Lynch               lf
6. Wynn                lf        Freese              3b
7. Staub               1b        Mazeroski           2b
8. Bateman             c         Pagliaroni          c
9. Johnson             p         Veale               p

COLT .45S 1ST: Lillis was called out on strikes; Kasko struck
out; White struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Schofield grounded out (pitcher to first); Virdon
reached on an error by Johnson; Clemente singled [Virdon to
third]; Stargell forced Clemente (first to shortstop) [Virdon
scored (unearned)]; Lynch grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 1.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond made an out to second; Aspromonte singled;
Wynn forced Aspromonte (third to second); Staub flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Freese popped to first in foul territory; Mazeroski
grounded out (third to first); Pagliaroni walked; Veale flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 1.

COLT .45S 3RD: Bateman flied out to right; Johnson was called
out on strikes; Lillis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Schofield was hit by a pitch; Virdon grounded out
(second to first) [Schofield to second]; Johnson threw a wild
pitch [Schofield to third]; Clemente grounded out (shortstop to
first); Stargell singled [Schofield scored]; Lynch singled
[Stargell to second]; Freese popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Kasko was called out on strikes; White flied out
to left; Bond struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Mazeroski doubled; Pagliaroni grounded out (third
to first); Veale grounded out (first to pitcher) [Mazeroski to
third]; Schofield singled [Mazeroski scored]; Virdon singled
[Schofield to second]; JONES REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING);
Clemente grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first);
Wynn was called out on strikes; Staub flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Stargell grounded out (second to first); Lynch
grounded out (second to first); Freese singled; Mazeroski struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Pirates 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bateman flied out to right; HERTZ BATTED FOR
JONES; Hertz struck out; Lillis walked; Kasko walked [Lillis to
second]; White singled [Lillis scored, Kasko to second]; Bond
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 6TH: YELLEN REPLACED HERTZ (PITCHING); Pagliaroni popped
to third in foul territory; Veale grounded out (shortstop to
first); Schofield flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 1, Pirates 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Aspromonte grounded out (second to first); Wynn
doubled; Staub was called out on strikes; Bateman struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 7TH: Virdon singled; Virdon stole second; Clemente
popped to third in foul territory; Stargell struck out; Lynch
was walked intentionally; MOTA RAN FOR LYNCH; Freese flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Pirates 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: MOTA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); FOX BATTED FOR
YELLEN; Fox made an out to second; Lillis grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kasko flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 8TH: RAYMOND REPLACED FOX (PITCHING); Mazeroski flied
out to center; Pagliaroni walked; Veale struck out; Schofield
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 1, Pirates 3.

COLT .45S 9TH: White tripled; Bond singled [White scored];
PRIDDY REPLACED VEALE (PITCHING); Aspromonte singled [Bond to
second]; Wynn singled [Bond to third, Aspromonte to second];
GREEN REPLACED PRIDDY (PITCHING); Staub singled to left [Bond
scored, Aspromonte scored, Wynn scored (error by Mota), Staub
out at third (center to third)]; Bateman homered; Raymond
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis singled; BUTTERS
REPLACED GREEN (PITCHING); Lillis stole second; Kasko popped to
catcher in foul territory; 5 R, 7 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 6,
Pirates 3.

PIRATES 9TH: Virdon lined to center; Clemente grounded out
(first to pitcher); Stargell singled; Mota lined to first; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 6, Pirates 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        6  10   1    5
 Pirates          3   9   1   11


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