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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 1-2W1000 002 000 03 5101
New York Mets 0-5L5000 000 011 00 281
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 17, 1962
Stadium:  Polo Grounds V
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Tiefenauer - 1st career save

  • Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

     
    Houston Colt 45sPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Aspromonte3b23.302501000.250675002
    Al Spanglercf28.283500000.1586180011
    Roman Mejiasrf31.251513002.4806281260
    Norm Larker1b31.111512200.4005432130
    Jim Pendletonlf38.101501000.1366291010
    Hal Smithc31.131511002.2086699140
    Joey Amalfitano2b28.084511000.3006264011
    Don Buddinss27.347311321.2006641130
    Bobby Shantzp36.203200002.0002382000
        Jim Goldenp26.028200001.000130000
        Pidge Browneph33.027100000.00022000
        Bobby Tiefenauerp32.189000000.000229000
    Totals: 43510528.233543306 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

     
    New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felix Mantillass27.262312020.3335349110
    Rod Kanehl2b28.016300000.00022000
        Ed Boucheeph29.041101000.5005616000
        Elio Chaconpr-2b25.173100000.0002112000
    Don Zimmer3b31.090500001.1435694000
    Frank Thomaslf32.310401001.22251106130
    Gil Hodges1b38.013501002.18231681110
    Bobby Gene Smithrf-cf27.324501000.1004343000
    Jim Hickmancf24.342200001.00022000
        Gus Bellph-rf33.153311100.26751498110
    Chris Cannizzaroc23.349300002.000316000
        Jim Marshallph30.328100001.3005334220
        Hobie Landrithc32.032000000.0002612000
    Jay Hookp25.150201000.500174000
        Richie Ashburnph35.029100000.25041669010
        Herb Mofordp33.254100000.500343000
    Totals: 4028128.200569151 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Bob Aspromonte (1), Felix Mantilla (2)
    HR:  Gus Bell (1), Don Buddin (1), Norm Larker (1)
    RBIs:  Gus Bell (1), Don Buddin 3 (3), Norm Larker 2 (3)
    GDP:  Hal Smith (3)

    Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

     
    Houston Colt 45sAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bobby Shantz36.2035.24001501.200.800002351
    Jim Golden  (W 1-0)26.0284.14211212.251.25000130
    Bobby Tiefenauer  (Sv 1)32.18910000103.000.67000229
    Pitching Totals:11821281 0005410

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

     
    New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jay Hook25.15086221512.250.88000179
    Herb Moford  (L 0-1)33.25434331316.001.50000344
    Pitching Totals:111055282 0004123

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Herb Moford; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bobby Shantz 0-0-0;  Jim Golden 0-0-0;  Bobby Tiefenauer 0-0-0;  Jay Hook 0-0-0;  Herb Moford 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bobby Shantz 21;  Jim Golden 18;  Bobby Tiefenauer 4;  Jay Hook 31;  Herb Moford 14; 
    Time of Game:  3:22    Attendance:  3,191
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Frank Secory  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Paul Pryor 


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