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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 27-45W2001 232 000 8110
New York Mets 36-106L2100 002 102 692
Date of Game:  Tuesday, September 18, 1962
Stadium:  Polo Grounds V
Feats and Milestones
  • Dave Roberts - 1st career home run

  • Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

    Houston Colt 45sPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Lillisss32.108411010.2501273261307
    Al Spanglercf29.072120030.2891222964337
        Carl Warwickph-cf25.203100000.26213320716624
    Dave Robertslf29.080311110.21788150
        Jim Pendletonph-lf38.255100000.2431113968350
    Norm Larker1b31.265501100.2621375648561
    Roman Mejiasrf32.040512201.290137412237012
    Bob Aspromonte3b24.091512100.26413920811564
    Joey Amalfitano2b28.238412100.2401093671253
    Merritt Ranewc24.131312201.23365654212
    Dick Drottp26.079300000.0004135000
        Russ Kemmererp30.322100001.40051275000
        Jim Umbrichtp32.001000000.1113049010
    Totals: 36811853.30611733308 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Elio Chaconss25.327410011.23510821822512
    Rod Kanehl3b28.170412010.2521251254276
    Marv Throneberry1b29.016500001.24111845916481
    Frank Thomaslf33.099401011.262146124730872
    Joe Christopherrf26.280321021.24610924752710
    Jim Hickmancf25.131321222.25513013013444
    Sammy Drake2b27.346502301.2401644050
    Chris Cannizzaroc24.138401010.2325467091
    Larry Fossp26.153100000.00036000
        Richie Ashburnph35.183000010.306128179372812
        Ray Daviaultp28.114000000.0713333000
        Sammy Taylorph29.203100000.212704303210
        Willard Hunterp28.194000000.2312525000
        Rick Herrscherph25.319101000.2003030140
        Bob Millerp27.065000000.0002388000
        Choo Choo Colemanph25.024100000.25447816161
    Totals: 3669597.25011655023 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Norm Larker (18)
    3B:  Joey Amalfitano (5), Bob Aspromonte (4)
    HR:  Jim Hickman (13), Merritt Ranew (4), Dave Roberts (1)
    RBIs:  Joey Amalfitano (25), Bob Aspromonte (56), Sammy Drake 3 (5), Jim Hickman 2 (44), Norm Larker (56), Roman Mejias 2 (70), Merritt Ranew 2 (21), Dave Roberts (5)
    SB:  Elio Chacon (12), Joe Christopher (10), Frank Thomas (2)
    SF:  Joey Amalfitano (3)
    GDP:  Dick Drott (1)

    Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

    Houston Colt 45sAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Drott  (W 1-0)26.0795.13336504.501.500004143
    Russ Kemmerer30.3221.13112103.841.2900052280
    Jim Umbricht  (Sv 2)32.0012.13221112.371.110003049
    Pitching Totals:9966971 00086472

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Larry Foss  (L 0-1)26.153510663126.752.1300036
    Ray Daviault28.11411222006.481.750003434
    Willard Hunter28.19420000206.711.650002626
    Bob Miller27.065100000010.041.880002386
    Pitching Totals:91188532 00086152

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Dick Drott; Russ Kemmerer; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Drott 0-0-0;  Russ Kemmerer 0-0-0;  Jim Umbricht 0-0-0;  Larry Foss 0-0-0;  Ray Daviault 0-0-0;  Willard Hunter 0-0-0;  Bob Miller 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dick Drott 25;  Russ Kemmerer 9;  Jim Umbricht 11;  Larry Foss 27;  Ray Daviault 6;  Willard Hunter 7;  Bob Miller 3; 
    Time of Game:  3:10    Attendance:  3,670
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Augie Donatelli  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Tony Venzon 

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