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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 0-1L11.57714000 100 001 270
Philadelphia Phillies 2-1W10.5558010 001 01x 341
Date of Game:  Friday, April 13, 1962
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Pidge Browne - 1st career game
  • Dave Giusti - 1st career game
  • Jack Hamilton - 1st career game
  • Merritt Ranew - 1st career game
  • Johnny Weekly - 1st career game
  • Jack Hamilton - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

    Houston Colt 45sPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Aspromonte3b23.298401010.333473002
    Al Spanglercf28.279300010.3004178011
    Roman Mejiasrf31.247401001.4374279260
    Norm Larker1b31.107412000.3643430010
        Dave Giustipr22.138000000.00011000
        Dick Gernert1b33.197000000.3332816000
    Hal Smithc31.127400001.2674697140
    Jim Pendletonlf38.097401001.1434289010
    Joey Amalfitano2b28.080412001.3334262011
    Don Buddinss27.343100021.0004639000
        Merritt Ranewph23.338100001.00011000
    Turk Farrellp28.005200000.0002261000
        Pidge Browneph33.023100000.00011000
        Bobby Tiefenauerp32.185000000.000128000
        Johnny Weeklyph24.303100000.00011000
    Totals: 3327046.212403956 

    Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b26.116400001.1003530010
    Johnny Callisonrf23.032411002.2143307000
    Tony Gonzalezcf25.228412201.4623246121
    Roy Sievers1b35.146210010.00031303000
        Frank Torre1b30.105000000.0002444000
    Wes Covingtonlf30.017200012.2503505010
        Don Demeterlf26.293100000.1823362130
    Billy Klaus3b33.125100030.0002699000
    Clay Dalrymplec25.131301100.3003213130
    Ruben Amaross26.098300001.3333270010
    Jack Hamiltonp23.109300003.00011000
    Totals: 27343510.148294880 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joey Amalfitano (1)
    3B:  Tony Gonzalez (1)
    HR:  Tony Gonzalez (1)
    RBIs:  Clay Dalrymple (3), Tony Gonzalez 2 (2)
    GDP:  Ruben Amaro (1), Jim Pendleton (2), Hal Smith (2)

    Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

    Houston Colt 45sAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Turk Farrell  (L 0-1)28.00562225912.571.140002261
    Bobby Tiefenauer32.18522110104.501.00000128
    Pitching Totals:84335101 0003289

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack Hamilton  (W 1-0)23.10997224602.001.2200011
    Pitching Totals:9722460 00011

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Jack Hamilton; 
    Balks:  Jack Hamilton; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Turk Farrell 0-0-0;  Bobby Tiefenauer 0-0-0;  Jack Hamilton 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Turk Farrell 25;  Bobby Tiefenauer 8;  Jack Hamilton 37; 
    Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  12,633
    Umpires:   Home:   Mel Steiner  1B  Dusty Boggess  2B  Stan Landes  3B  Vinnie Smith 

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