Houston Colt .45s 6, Milwaukee Braves 5
Regular Season Game 54
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Tuesday, June 9, 1964 (D) at Colt Stadium

MIL N    2  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   5 14  4
HOU N    4  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   6 10  1
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   3   4   2       0   0       3   0
Maye lf                       5   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Aaron rf                      5   0   2   3       0   0       1   1
Torre c,1b                    5   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Mathews 3b                    5   0   2   0       0   2       0   2
Oliver 1b                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bailey c                    3   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   3       5   2
de la Hoz 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Fischer p                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith p                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Cline ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schneider p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carty ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tiefenauer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   5  14   5       0   9      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Bailey-Torre.
E: Torre (2), Menke 3 (12).

BATTING - 
HR: Alou (4,2nd inning off Farrell 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Torre (11,off Woodeshick).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   5   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fox 2b                        4   1   2   1       0   0       1   2
White cf                      3   1   2   1       1   0       4   0
Bond rf                       1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staub rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   3   2       0   0       0   2
Roberts 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       8   1
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       1   1      10   0
Kasko ss                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Farrell p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  10   4       2   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Roberts-Kasko-Roberts.
E: Bateman (2).
PB: Bateman 2 (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Fox (4,off Fischer).
HR: Aspromonte (2,1st inning off Fischer 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Kasko (2,off Smith).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fischer L(5-4)                2.2   7   5   3   1   1   1  16
Smith                         2.1   2   1   0   1   0   0  11
Schneider                     2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Tiefenauer                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   6   3   2   2   1  37

WP: Fischer (2), Smith (2).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell W(9-1)                8    14   5   4   0   8   1  39
Woodeshick SV(11)             1     0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    14   5   4   0   9   1  41

Farrell faced 3 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:13   


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. Fischer             p         Farrell             p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou singled; Maye singled [Alou to second]; Bateman
allowed a passed ball [Alou to third, Maye to second]; Aaron
singled [Alou scored, Maye scored (unearned), Aaron to third
(error by Bateman)]; Torre grounded out (third to first);
Mathews struck out; Oliver flied out to center; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: BAILEY REPLACED OLIVER (PLAYING C ); TORRE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Spangler flied out to center;
Fox doubled; White singled [Fox scored]; Bond reached on an
error by Menke [White to third]; Fischer threw a wild pitch
[White scored, Bond to second]; Aspromonte homered [Bond scored
(unearned)]; Roberts made an out to shortstop; Bateman lined to
left; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Colt .45s 4.

BRAVES 2ND: STAUB REPLACED BOND (PLAYING RF); Menke struck out;
de la Hoz grounded out (third to first); Fischer singled; Alou
homered [Fischer scored]; Maye grounded out (shortstop to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 4.

COLT .45S 2ND: Kasko singled; Farrell was called out on strikes;
Spangler forced Kasko (pitcher to shortstop) [Spangler to second
(error by Menke)]; Fox singled [Spangler scored (unearned)];
White made an out to shortstop; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

BRAVES 3RD: Aaron popped to catcher in foul territory; Torre
struck out; Mathews singled; Bailey singled [Mathews to second];
Menke struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

COLT .45S 3RD: Staub flied out to center; Aspromonte singled to
right [Aspromonte out at second (right to shortstop)]; Roberts
singled; Bateman walked [Roberts to second]; SMITH REPLACED
FISCHER (PITCHING); Kasko reached on an error by Torre [Roberts
to third, Bateman to second]; Farrell grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

BRAVES 4TH: de la Hoz flied out to center; Smith singled; Alou
popped to catcher in foul territory; Maye grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

COLT .45S 4TH: Spangler grounded out (pitcher to first); Fox
grounded out (second to first); White walked; Staub grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first); Torre
grounded out (pitcher to first); Mathews singled; Bailey struck
out but Mathews advanced to second and Bailey advanced to first
on a passed ball; Menke flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 5.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte singled; Roberts singled [Aspromonte
to second]; Bateman reached on an error by Menke [Aspromonte to
third, Roberts to second]; Kasko grounded into a double play
(pitcher to catcher to catcher to first) [Roberts to third,
Bateman to second, Aspromonte out at home]; Smith threw a wild
pitch [Roberts scored (unearned), Bateman to third]; Farrell
grounded out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

BRAVES 6TH: de la Hoz flied out to center; CLINE BATTED FOR
SMITH; Cline struck out; Alou singled; Maye forced Alou (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

COLT .45S 6TH: SCHNEIDER REPLACED CLINE (PITCHING); Spangler
grounded out (shortstop to first); Fox flied out to left; White
singled; Staub flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

BRAVES 7TH: Aaron flied out to center; Torre struck out; Mathews
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

COLT .45S 7TH: Aspromonte flied out to right; Roberts made an
out to shortstop; Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

BRAVES 8TH: Bailey made an out to second; Menke struck out; de
la Hoz singled; CARTY BATTED FOR SCHNEIDER; Carty made an out to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Colt .45s 6.

COLT .45S 8TH: TIEFENAUER REPLACED CARTY (PITCHING); Kasko flied
out to left; Farrell grounded out (third to first); Spangler
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
4, Colt .45s 6.

BRAVES 9TH: Alou singled; Maye singled [Alou to second]; Aaron
singled [Alou scored, Maye to second]; WOODESHICK REPLACED
FARRELL (PITCHING); Torre grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Maye to third, Aaron out at second];
Mathews struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Colt .45s 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  14   4    9
 Colt .45s        6  10   1    7


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