Houston Colt .45s 5, Chicago Cubs 3
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Saturday, July 25, 1964 (N) at Colt Stadium

CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  2  x  -   5  7  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cowan cf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Clemens ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Amalfitano 2b                 3   0   0   0       1   1       5   2
Williams lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Santo 3b                      3   2   2   2       1   0       0   3
Banks 1b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       8   1
Gabrielson rf                 4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Roznovsky c                   4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Rodgers ss                    3   0   1   0       1   1       1   4
Buhl p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   3       3   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Amalfitano (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Cowan (12,off Bruce); Santo (17,off Bruce).
HR: Santo (19,2nd inning off Bruce 0 on 0 out).
SH: Buhl (2,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Fox 2b                        4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Gaines rf                     4   2   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bond 1b                       3   1   0   0       0   0       9   1
Aspromonte 3b                 2   1   0   0       2   1       1   2
White cf                      4   1   1   2       0   2       0   0
Kasko ss                      3   0   2   3       1   0       4   3
Grote c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Bruce p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Larsen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   7   5       3   4      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: White (9,off Buhl); Kasko (13,off Buhl).
3B: Fox (6,off Buhl).
SH: Bond (2,off Buhl).
IBB: Kasko (6,by Buhl).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Aspromonte (4,2nd base by Buhl/Roznovsky).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buhl L(12-6)                  8     7   5   5   3   4   0  35

IBB: Buhl (2,Kasko).

Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         7     7   3   3   2   4   1  30
Larsen W(1-3)                 2     0   0   0   1   4   0   7
Totals                        9     7   3   3   3   8   1  37

Bruce faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 13420


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Colt .45s        
1. Cowan               cf        Spangler            lf
2. Amalfitano          2b        Fox                 2b
3. Williams            lf        Gaines              rf
4. Santo               3b        Bond                1b
5. Banks               1b        Aspromonte          3b
6. Gabrielson          rf        White               cf
7. Roznovsky           c         Kasko               ss
8. Rodgers             ss        Grote               c
9. Buhl                p         Bruce               p

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

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler singled; Fox forced Spangler (first to
shortstop); Gaines made an out to second; Bond grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 2ND: Santo homered; Banks flied out to left; Gabrielson
grounded out (second to first); Roznovsky lined to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Aspromonte popped to catcher in foul territory;
White grounded out (shortstop to first); Kasko made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 3RD: Rodgers struck out; Buhl grounded out (third to
first); Cowan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt
.45s 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Grote made an out to second; Bruce flied out to
center; Spangler grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

CUBS 4TH: Amalfitano struck out; Williams grounded out (pitcher
to first); Santo walked; Banks forced Santo (pitcher to second);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 0.

COLT .45S 4TH: Fox popped to catcher in foul territory; Gaines
singled; Bond grounded out (third to first) [Gaines to second];
Aspromonte walked; White doubled [Gaines scored, Aspromonte
scored]; Kasko singled [White scored]; Grote forced Kasko
(shortstop to second); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s
3.

CUBS 5TH: Gabrielson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Roznovsky singled; Rodgers lined to third; Buhl forced Roznovsky
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s
3.

COLT .45S 5TH: Bruce grounded out (shortstop to first); Spangler
struck out; Fox tripled; Gaines grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Colt .45s 3.

CUBS 6TH: Cowan doubled; Amalfitano grounded out (shortstop to
first); Williams was called out on strikes; Santo doubled [Cowan
scored]; Banks singled [Santo scored]; Gabrielson grounded out
(second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 6TH: Bond lined to center; Aspromonte walked;
Aspromonte was caught stealing second but was safe at second
(error by Amalfitano; assist by Roznovsky); White was called out
on strikes; Kasko was walked intentionally; Grote forced Kasko
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s
3.

CUBS 7TH: Roznovsky lined to shortstop; Rodgers singled; Buhl
out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Rodgers to second];
Cowan grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Bruce flied out to center; Spangler grounded out
(pitcher to first); Fox flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cubs 3, Colt .45s 3.

CUBS 8TH: Amalfitano walked; Williams singled [Amalfitano to
second]; LARSEN REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Santo flied out to
right; Banks struck out; Gabrielson made an out to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 3.

COLT .45S 8TH: Gaines singled; Bond reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Gaines to second]; Aspromonte struck
out; White struck out; Kasko doubled [Gaines scored, Bond
scored]; Grote grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 5.

CUBS 9TH: Roznovsky struck out; Rodgers walked; STEWART BATTED
FOR BUHL; Stewart struck out; CLEMENS BATTED FOR COWAN; Clemens
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Colt .45s 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             3   7   1    7
 Colt .45s        5   7   0    6


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