Milwaukee Braves 5, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Monday, June 8, 1964 (N) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    2  0  0    0  1  0    2  0  0  -   5  8  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   3 10  2
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf,lf                    5   2   2   1       0   0       1   0
Maye lf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
  Cline cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aaron rf                      4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Torre c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Mathews 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Oliver 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
de la Hoz 2b                  2   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
  Bolling pr,2b               1   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Cloninger p                   3   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoeft p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   8   4       1   1      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-de la Hoz-Oliver.

BATTING - 
2B: Alou 2 (11,off Brown 2).
HR: Aaron (7,1st inning off Brown 1 on 1 out).
SH: Cloninger (4,off Brown).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Aaron (9,2nd base off Brown/Bateman).

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   5   0   2   2       0   0       1   0
Fox 2b                        5   0   1   0       0   0       5   4
White cf                      4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Bond rf                       4   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Roberts 1b                    3   1   3   0       1   0      10   2
Bateman c                     4   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
Kasko ss                      3   2   1   0       1   0       2   6
Brown p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Larsen ph,p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3  10   3       4   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Bond (2), Roberts (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Roberts 2 (2,off Cloninger 2).
SH: Brown (1,off Cloninger).
GDP: Aspromonte (7,off Cloninger).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Spangler (3,2nd base off Cloninger/Torre).

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger W(4-5)              8     9   3   3   2   3   0  34
Smith                         0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Hoeft SV(2)                   1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9    10   3   3   4   3   0  40

Cloninger faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
Smith faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
WP: Cloninger 2 (3).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brown L(1-6)                  7     7   5   4   1   0   1  30
Larsen                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9     8   5   4   1   1   1  37


Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 9057


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Colt .45s        
1. Alou                cf        Spangler            lf
2. Maye                lf        Fox                 2b
3. Aaron               rf        White               cf
4. Torre               c         Bond                rf
5. Mathews             3b        Aspromonte          3b
6. Oliver              1b        Roberts             1b
7. Menke               ss        Bateman             c
8. de la Hoz           2b        Kasko               ss
9. Cloninger           p         Brown               p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou doubled; Maye popped to third in foul
territory; Aaron homered [Alou scored]; Torre singled; Mathews
forced Torre (second to shortstop); Oliver popped to first in
foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Fox
flied out to right; White grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Menke flied out to right; de la Hoz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cloninger grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond made an out to shortstop; Aspromonte
grounded out (shortstop to first); Roberts singled; Bateman
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Maye
singled; Aaron forced Maye (shortstop to second); Aaron stole
second; Torre reached on an error by Roberts (assist by Kasko)
(shortstop to first) [Aaron out at home (first to catcher)]; 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Kasko singled; Brown out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Kasko to second]; Cloninger threw a wild
pitch [Kasko to third]; Spangler singled [Kasko scored];
Spangler stole second; Fox made an out to shortstop; White
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2,
Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Mathews grounded out (second to first); Oliver made
an out to third; Menke made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Bond singled; Aspromonte grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Bond out at second];
Roberts doubled; Bateman made an out to catcher; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 5TH: de la Hoz grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cloninger singled; Alou lined to shortstop; Maye reached on an
error by Bond [Cloninger scored (unearned)]; Aaron flied out to
center; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 5TH: Kasko grounded out (third to first); Brown
grounded out (pitcher to first); Spangler lined to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Torre flied out to right; Mathews grounded out
(second to first); Oliver grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 6TH: Fox singled; White flied out to left; Bond popped
to third in foul territory; Aspromonte singled [Fox to second];
Roberts walked [Fox to third, Aspromonte to second]; Bateman
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 3, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Menke made an out to second; de la Hoz walked;
BOLLING RAN FOR DE LA HOZ; Cloninger out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Bolling to second]; Alou doubled [Bolling
scored]; Maye singled [Alou scored]; Aaron flied out to center;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 7TH: BOLLING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); CLINE
REPLACED MAYE (PLAYING CF); ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Kasko made an out to second; LARSEN BATTED FOR BROWN; Larsen
struck out; Spangler grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 8TH: LARSEN STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); Torre grounded out
(pitcher to first); Mathews made an out to second; Oliver
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
5, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 8TH: Fox made an out to shortstop; White was called
out on strikes; Bond walked; Cloninger threw a wild pitch [Bond
to second]; Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Menke struck out; Bolling singled; Cloninger popped
to catcher in foul territory; Alou flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 1.

COLT .45S 9TH: Roberts doubled; Bateman singled [Roberts
scored]; SMITH REPLACED CLONINGER (PITCHING); Kasko walked
[Bateman to second]; HOEFT REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); STAUB
BATTED FOR LARSEN; Staub forced Bateman (third unassisted)
[Kasko to second]; Spangler singled [Kasko scored, Staub to
second]; Fox flied out to left; White walked [Staub to third,
Spangler to second]; Bond grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5   8   0    5
 Colt .45s        3  10   2   10


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