Gene Elston Photo Gallery|
Players & Coaches
|Don Buddin and Norm Larker|
April 17, 1962 - shown in the dressing room at New York's Polo Grounds after hitting homers against the New York Mets. Larker hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning and Buddin won the ball game with a three-run homer in the eleventh inning as Houston defeated the Mets, 5-2, in the first meeting of the two new National League clubs.
|1962 Colt .45s Strategy Board|
(L to R) - Coach Jim Busby, Pitching Coach Cot Deal, Third Base Coach Lum Harris, General Manager Paul Richards, Manager Harry Craft, and First Base Coach Jimmy Adair