Chicago Cubs 10, Houston Colt .45s 2
Regular Season Game 72
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, June 28, 1964 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  1
CHI N    0  2  0    1  2  1    0  4  x  -  10 15  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Fox 2b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Gaines rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bond lf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Roberts 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Lillis ss                     2   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Bateman c                     2   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Brown p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Larsen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Yellen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   4   2       2   6      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Fox (8).

BATTING - 
HR: Bond (10,4th inning off Buhl 0 on 0 out); Bateman (4,5th inning off Buhl
0 on 0 out).
GDP: Bateman (8,off Buhl).
Team LOB: 3.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Amalfitano 2b                 5   0   2   1       0   0       1   3
Stewart ss                    5   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Williams lf                   5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Banks 1b                      4   3   3   2       0   1       9   1
Gabrielson rf                 4   3   3   2       0   0       4   0
Cowan cf                      4   2   3   1       0   0       2   0
Bertell c                     4   1   1   3       0   2       6   0
Buhl p                        3   0   2   1       0   0       2   2
Totals                       38  10  15  10       0   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Stewart-Amalfitano-Banks.

BATTING - 
2B: Amalfitano 2 (5,off Brown 2); Banks 2 (13,off Brown,off Yellen).
HR: Banks (10,5th inning off Brown 1 on 2 out); Cowan (11,6th inning off Larsen
0 on 0 out); Bertell (2,8th inning off Yellen 2 on 0 out).
SF: Buhl (1,off Brown).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gabrielson 2 (3,2nd base off Brown/Bateman,3rd base off Brown/Bateman);
Cowan (4,2nd base off Brown/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Brown L(1-8)                  4.2   9   5   5   0   2   1  23
Larsen                        2.1   1   1   1   0   1   1   8
Yellen                        0     5   4   4   0   0   1   5
Jones                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    15  10  10   0   3   3  39

Yellen faced 5 batters in the 8th inning

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buhl W(9-3)                   9     4   2   2   2   6   2  32


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:25   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Chicago Cubs             
1. Spangler            cf        Amalfitano          2b
2. Fox                 2b        Stewart             ss
3. Gaines              rf        Williams            lf
4. Bond                lf        Santo               3b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Banks               1b
6. Roberts             1b        Gabrielson          rf
7. Lillis              ss        Cowan               cf
8. Bateman             c         Bertell             c
9. Brown               p         Buhl                p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (shortstop to first); Fox
lined to third; Gaines grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Amalfitano doubled; Stewart made an out to shortstop;
Williams made an out to shortstop; Santo grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond singled; Aspromonte struck out; Roberts
grounded out (second to first) [Bond to second]; Lillis walked;
Bateman walked [Bond to third, Lillis to second]; Brown grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs
0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks doubled; Gabrielson singled [Banks scored];
Gabrielson stole second; Cowan flied out to center; Bertell
struck out; Buhl singled [Gabrielson to third]; Amalfitano
doubled [Gabrielson scored, Buhl to third]; Stewart flied out to
left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 3RD: Spangler grounded out (first to pitcher); Fox
made an out to shortstop; Gaines flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Williams flied out to right; Santo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Banks struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Bond homered; Aspromonte was called out on
strikes; Roberts struck out; Lillis grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: Gabrielson singled; Cowan singled [Gabrielson to
second]; Gabrielson stole third and Cowan stole second; Bertell
popped to shortstop in foul territory; Buhl hit a sacrifice fly
to right [Gabrielson scored]; Amalfitano grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Cubs 3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Bateman homered; Brown was called out on strikes;
Spangler flied out to left; Fox grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 5TH: Stewart grounded out (second to first); Williams
grounded out (second to first); Santo singled; Banks homered
[Santo scored]; LARSEN REPLACED BROWN (PITCHING); Gabrielson
flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 5.

COLT .45S 6TH: Gaines grounded out (third to first); Bond struck
out; Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 2, Cubs 5.

CUBS 6TH: Cowan homered; Bertell struck out; Buhl grounded out
(shortstop to first); Amalfitano flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 7TH: Roberts grounded out (second to pitcher); Lillis
singled; Bateman grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Lillis out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 2, Cubs 6.

CUBS 7TH: Stewart grounded out (shortstop to first); Williams
popped to catcher in foul territory; Santo flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 8TH: STAUB BATTED FOR LARSEN; Staub was called out on
strikes; Spangler flied out to right; Fox flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 6.

CUBS 8TH: YELLEN REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); Banks doubled [Banks
to third (error by Fox)]; Gabrielson singled [Banks scored];
Cowan singled [Gabrielson to second]; Bertell homered
[Gabrielson scored, Cowan scored]; Buhl singled; JONES REPLACED
YELLEN (PITCHING); Amalfitano made an out to second; Stewart
made an out to second; Williams lined to center; 4 R, 5 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 10.

COLT .45S 9TH: Gaines flied out to right; Bond flied out to
right; Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Cubs 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        2   4   1    3
 Cubs            10  15   0    5


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