Chicago Cubs 6, Houston Colt .45s 3
Regular Season Game 141
Played on Wednesday, September 9, 1964 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   3  9  1
CHI N    0  0  1    1  0  1    3  0  x  -   6 12  1
Houston Colt .45s            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lillis 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Spangler lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gaines rf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Bond 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   2       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   2   0       0   0       0   2
Hardy cf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       4   0
Kasko ss                      4   0   2   1       0   0       4   3
Grote c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Fox ph                      0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Farrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Roberts ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   9   3       0   6      24  11

FIELDING - 
E: Spangler (7).

BATTING - 
HR: Gaines (7,7th inning off Ellsworth 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Fox (10,by Ellsworth).
GDP: Spangler (5,off Ellsworth); Aspromonte (12,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stewart ss                    5   0   2   2       0   1       1   5
Burton cf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Williams lf                   4   1   3   1       0   1       0   0
Santo 3b                      3   1   1   0       1   1       0   3
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Gabrielson rf                 4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Campbell 2b                   4   1   2   0       0   1       5   5
Bertell c                     4   2   3   1       0   0       6   0
Ellsworth p                   1   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
  McDaniel p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   6  12   4       3   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Campbell-Stewart-Banks, Stewart-Campbell-Banks.
E: Stewart (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Williams (35,off Bruce); Campbell (4,off Farrell).
HR: Bertell (4,3rd inning off Bruce 0 on 0 out); Williams (32,6th inning off
Bruce 0 on 0 out).
SH: Ellsworth 2 (6,off Bruce,off Owens).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gabrielson (10,2nd base off Bruce/Grote).
CS: Stewart (6,2nd base by Bruce/Grote).

PITCHING
Houston Colt .45s            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         6     8   3   3   0   4   2  24
Farrell L(11-8)               0     3   3   3   1   0   0   4
Owens                         2     1   0   0   2   2   0   9
Totals                        8    12   6   6   3   6   2  37

Farrell faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Bruce (3), Owens (5).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth W(14-14)            8     9   3   2   0   5   1  33
McDaniel SV(12)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   3   2   0   6   1  36

Ellsworth faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
HBP: Ellsworth (3,Fox).

Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 2054


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Colt .45s             Chicago Cubs             
1. Lillis              2b        Stewart             ss
2. Spangler            lf        Burton              cf
3. Gaines              rf        Williams            lf
4. Bond                1b        Santo               3b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Banks               1b
6. Hardy               cf        Gabrielson          rf
7. Kasko               ss        Campbell            2b
8. Grote               c         Bertell             c
9. Bruce               p         Ellsworth           p

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

CUBS 1ST: Stewart flied out to center; Burton grounded out
(shortstop to first); Williams doubled to center; Santo struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 2ND: Bond was called out on strikes; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); Hardy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks grounded out (third to first); Gabrielson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Campbell popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

COLT .45S 3RD: Kasko grounded out (shortstop to first); Grote
flied out to right; Bruce grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Bertell homered; Ellsworth grounded out (pitcher to
first); Stewart singled to center; Burton flied out to center;
Stewart was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 1.

COLT .45S 4TH: Lillis singled to left; Spangler grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Lillis out at
second]; Gaines struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0,
Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Williams singled to second [Williams out at second
(second to shortstop)]; Santo singled to left [Santo to third
(error by Spangler)]; Bruce threw a wild pitch [Santo scored];
Banks made an out to shortstop; Gabrielson singled to center;
Gabrielson stole second; Campbell struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 5TH: Bond singled to first; Aspromonte grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Bond out at second];
Hardy grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Bertell singled to right; Ellsworth out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Bertell to second]; Stewart was called
out on strikes; Burton flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 2.

COLT .45S 6TH: Kasko singled to left; Grote forced Kasko (third
to second); Bruce flied out to right; Lillis forced Grote
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs
2.

CUBS 6TH: Williams homered; Santo flied out to center; Banks
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gabrielson was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt .45s 0, Cubs 3.

COLT .45S 7TH: Spangler grounded out (second to first); Gaines
homered; Bond made an out to second; Aspromonte singled to
right; Hardy singled to third [Aspromonte to second]; Kasko
singled to left [Aspromonte scored, Hardy to second]; Grote
reached on an error by Stewart [Hardy to third, Kasko to
second]; FOX BATTED FOR BRUCE; Fox was hit by a pitch [Hardy
scored (unearned), Kasko to third, Grote to second]; Lillis
flied out to right; 3 R (2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Colt .45s 3,
Cubs 3.

CUBS 7TH: FARRELL REPLACED FOX (PITCHING); Campbell doubled to
center; Bertell singled to left [Campbell to third]; Ellsworth
walked [Bertell to second]; Stewart singled to center [Campbell
scored, Bertell scored, Ellsworth to second]; OWENS REPLACED
FARRELL (PITCHING); Burton walked [Ellsworth to third, Stewart
to second]; Owens threw a wild pitch [Ellsworth scored, Stewart
to third, Burton to second]; Williams struck out; Santo walked;
Banks struck out; Gabrielson forced Santo (second to shortstop);
3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 8TH: Spangler was called out on strikes; Gaines made
an out to second; Bond struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Colt
.45s 3, Cubs 6.

CUBS 8TH: Campbell singled to center; Bertell flied out to
right; Ellsworth out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first)
[Campbell to second]; Stewart grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Cubs 6.

COLT .45S 9TH: Aspromonte singled to center; Hardy singled to
right [Aspromonte to second]; MCDANIEL REPLACED ELLSWORTH
(PITCHING); Kasko flied out to center; Grote was called out on
strikes; ROBERTS BATTED FOR OWENS; Roberts grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Colt .45s 3, Cubs 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Colt .45s        3   9   1    6
 Cubs             6  12   1    7


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