Houston Colt .45s 6, Los Angeles Dodgers 5
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Thursday, July 9, 1964 (N) at Colt Stadium

LA  N    1  0  2    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   5  8  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  4  -   6  9  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills ss                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Griffith 3b                   3   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Gilliam 3b                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
W. Davis cf                   3   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Fairly 1b                     3   0   2   3       0   0       7   0
Howard rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Parker rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Roseboro c                    4   1   1   0       0   0       9   0
T. Davis lf                   3   0   0   0       1   2       3   0
Oliver 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Drysdale p                    3   1   2   1       0   0       0   3
  B. Miller p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Perranoski p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   5   8   5       1   7      26  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wills-Fairly.
E: Roseboro (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Gilliam (7,off Raymond).
3B: Griffith (1,off Johnson); W. Davis (6,off Johnson).
SH: Wills (5,off Johnson); W. Davis (6,off Raymond).
SF: Fairly (1,off Raymond).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   5   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Fox 2b                        5   0   3   2       0   0       2   1
White cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Bond 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   2      12   0
Gaines rf                     3   0   0   0       1   3       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Kasko ss                      3   2   2   0       1   0       3   3
Grote c                       4   2   1   2       0   1       7   0
Johnson p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lillis ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Larsen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hardy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bateman ph                  0   1   0   1       1   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6   9   6       4   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Gaines (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Grote (2,5th inning off Drysdale 1 on 1 out).
GDP: White (6,off B. Miller).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drysdale                      6.1   5   2   2   1   7   1  25
B. Miller                     2     2   3   3   2   1   0   9
Perranoski L(3-4)             0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8.2   9   6   6   4   8   1  38


Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson                       3.2   7   4   4   0   2   0  18
Owens                         1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Larsen                        2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Raymond W(4-2)                2     1   1   1   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     8   5   5   1   7   0  36


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - Tony Venzon, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 12428


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Colt .45s        
1. Wills               ss        Spangler            lf
2. Griffith            3b        Fox                 2b
3. W. Davis            cf        White               cf
4. Fairly              1b        Bond                1b
5. Howard              rf        Gaines              rf
6. Roseboro            c         Aspromonte          3b
7. T. Davis            lf        Kasko               ss
8. Oliver              2b        Grote               c
9. Drysdale            p         Johnson             p

DODGERS 1ST: Wills grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffith
tripled to right; W. Davis grounded out (first unassisted);
Fairly singled to left [Griffith scored]; Howard was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 1ST: Roseboro dropped a foul fly hit by Spangler for
an error; Spangler was called out on strikes; Fox flied to left
in foul territory; White grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Colt .45s 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Roseboro flied out to center; T. Davis struck out;
Oliver grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond struck out; Gaines struck out; Aspromonte
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Colt .45s
0.

DODGERS 3RD: Drysdale singled to left; Wills out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Drysdale to second]; Griffith grounded
out (second to first) [Drysdale to third]; W. Davis tripled to
right [Drysdale scored]; Fairly singled to center [W. Davis
scored]; Howard grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Kasko flied out to left; Grote grounded out
(pitcher to second to first); Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Colt .45s 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Roseboro singled to left; T. Davis made an out to
second; Oliver grounded out (third to first) [Roseboro to
second]; Drysdale singled to right [Roseboro scored, Drysdale to
second (error by Gaines)]; OWENS REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING);
Wills struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Spangler singled to center; Fox singled to right
[Spangler to second]; White forced Fox (shortstop to second)
[Spangler to third]; Bond struck out; Gaines was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Griffith made an out to shortstop; W. Davis struck
out; Fairly grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 5TH: Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); Kasko
singled to left; Grote homered [Kasko scored]; LILLIS BATTED FOR
OWENS; Lillis grounded out (pitcher to first); Spangler made an
out to second; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 2.

DODGERS 6TH: LARSEN REPLACED LILLIS (PITCHING); Howard popped to
first in foul territory; Roseboro flied out to left; T. Davis
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Fox flied out to right; White walked; Bond forced
White (second to shortstop); Gaines struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 2.

DODGERS 7TH: Oliver grounded out (shortstop to first); Drysdale
made an out to shortstop; Wills grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: GILLIAM REPLACED GRIFFITH (PLAYING 3B);
Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); Kasko singled to
left; B. MILLER REPLACED DRYSDALE (PITCHING); Grote struck out;
HARDY BATTED FOR LARSEN; Hardy forced Kasko (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Colt .45s 2.

DODGERS 8TH: RAYMOND REPLACED HARDY (PITCHING); Gilliam doubled
to right; W. Davis out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Gilliam to third]; Fairly hit a sacrifice fly to left [Gilliam
scored]; Howard struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5,
Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 8TH: PARKER REPLACED HOWARD (PLAYING RF); Spangler
flied out to left; Fox singled to right; White grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Fox out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Colt .45s 2.

DODGERS 9TH: Roseboro lined to shortstop; T. Davis walked;
Oliver grounded out (third to first) [T. Davis to second]; B.
Miller was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers
5, Colt .45s 2.

COLT .45S 9TH: Bond grounded out (second to first); Gaines
walked; Aspromonte singled to right [Gaines to second]; Kasko
walked [Gaines to third, Aspromonte to second]; PERRANOSKI
REPLACED B. MILLER (PITCHING); Grote forced Gaines (pitcher to
catcher) [Aspromonte to third, Kasko to second]; BATEMAN BATTED
FOR RAYMOND; Bateman walked [Aspromonte scored, Kasko to third,
Grote to second]; Spangler singled to third [Kasko scored, Grote
to third, Bateman to second]; Fox singled to center [Grote
scored, Bateman scored, Spangler to second]; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Colt .45s 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          5   8   1    4
 Colt .45s        6   9   1    6


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