New York Mets 4, Houston Colt .45s 2
Regular Season Game 108
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, August 2, 1964 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  0  -   2  6  0
NY  N    0  2  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   4  9  0
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spangler lf                   4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Fox 2b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Gaines rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Bond 1b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       8   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Hardy cf                      3   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Lillis ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Grote c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       6   1
Owens p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Larsen ph,p                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bruce p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       29   2   6   2       3   1      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fox-Lillis-Bond.

BATTING - 
3B: Bond (6,off Locke).
SH: Owens (1,off Locke); Lillis (5,off Locke).
SF: Hardy (1,off Locke).
Team LOB: 6.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Klaus 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   5
Kanehl 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Kranepool 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   2      12   1
Christopher rf                4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Altman lf                     3   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Hickman ph,lf               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
C. Smith ss                   3   1   3   2       0   0       0   4
Elliot cf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Cannizzaro c                  2   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Locke p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gonder ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Jackson pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   4   9   4       1   6      27  14

BATTING - 
2B: Cannizzaro (5,off Owens).
HR: C. Smith (13,7th inning off Larsen 0 on 0 out).
SH: Locke (3,off Owens); Cannizzaro (2,off Bruce).
GDP: Elliot (6,off Owens).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Kranepool (1,2nd base by Owens/Grote).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Owens                         6     6   2   2   1   5   0  23
Larsen L(1-5)                 0     2   2   2   0   0   1   2
Bruce                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Woodeshick                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     9   4   4   1   6   1  32

Larsen faced 2 batters in the 7th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Locke W(1-1)                  7     5   2   2   3   1   0  28
Hunter SV(2)                  2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                        9     6   2   2   3   1   0  35


Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 19699


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             New York Mets            
1. Spangler            lf        Klaus               2b
2. Fox                 2b        Kanehl              3b
3. Gaines              rf        Kranepool           1b
4. Bond                1b        Christopher         rf
5. Aspromonte          3b        Altman              lf
6. Hardy               cf        C. Smith            ss
7. Lillis              ss        Elliot              cf
8. Grote               c         Cannizzaro          c
9. Owens               p         Locke               p

COLT .45S 1ST: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Fox
flied to left; Gaines was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Klaus was called out on strikes; Kanehl flied to
right; Kranepool walked; Kranepool was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond grounded out (first unassisted); Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); Hardy singled to left; Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt
.45s 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Christopher singled to right; Altman singled to center
[Christopher to third]; C. Smith singled to left [Christopher
scored, Altman to second]; Elliot grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Altman to third, C. Smith out at
second]; Cannizzaro doubled to right [Altman scored]; Locke
struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 3RD: Grote popped to second; Owens flied to left;
Spangler singled to left; Fox lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Mets 2.

METS 3RD: Klaus lined to left; Kanehl grounded out (shortstop to
first); Kranepool struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s
0, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 4TH: Gaines grounded out (third to first); Bond
tripled to right; Aspromonte walked; Hardy hit a sacrifice fly
to center [Bond scored, Aspromonte to second]; Lillis grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1,
Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Christopher grounded out (third to first); Altman
lined to right; C. Smith singled to left; Elliot flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 5TH: Grote walked; Owens out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Grote to second]; Spangler grounded out
(second to first) [Grote to third]; Fox grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Cannizzaro singled to left; Locke out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Cannizzaro to second]; Klaus lined to
second; Kanehl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Gaines flied to left; Bond popped to catcher in
foul territory; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 1, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Kranepool grounded out (second to first); Christopher
struck out; Altman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s
1, Mets 2.

COLT .45S 7TH: Hardy singled to left; Lillis out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Hardy to second]; Grote flied to right;
LARSEN BATTED FOR OWENS; Larsen walked; Spangler singled to
center [Hardy scored, Larsen out at third (center to third)]; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Mets 2.

METS 7TH: LARSEN STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); C. Smith homered;
Elliot singled to right; BRUCE REPLACED LARSEN (PITCHING);
Cannizzaro out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Elliot
to second]; GONDER BATTED FOR LOCKE; Gonder singled to right
[Elliot scored]; JACKSON RAN FOR GONDER; Klaus popped to first;
Kanehl flied to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Mets
4.

COLT .45S 8TH: HUNTER REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Fox grounded
out (second to first); Gaines grounded out (second to first);
Bond popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 2, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: WOODESHICK REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Kranepool struck
out; Christopher grounded out (pitcher to first); HICKMAN BATTED
FOR ALTMAN; Hickman flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 2, Mets 4.

COLT .45S 9TH: HICKMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Aspromonte
flied to left; Hardy grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis
singled to center; Grote popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Colt .45s 2, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        2   6   0    6
 Mets             4   9   0    4


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