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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 8-17W1001 400 000 5102
Philadelphia Phillies 11-12L1000 201 012 6111
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 05, 1963
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Tony Gonzalez - 4 hits
  • Howie Goss - 4 strikeouts

  • Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

    Houston Colt 45sPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Al Spanglerlf29.301300020.25014317021
    Johnny Temple2b35.271412000.294201315031
        J.C. Hartmanss29.020000000.0871162010
    Pete Runnels1b35.098410011.187211660020
    Rusty Staubrf19.034411011.2541919060
    Bob Aspromonte3b24.320413210.22024242171
    Howie Gosscf28.185500004.258231123111
    Bob Lillisss-2b32.337312010.21722349031
    John Batemanc22.288402201.1911414190
    Hal Brownp38.145200101.0002349010
        Don McMahonp33.121100001.0008267000
        Hal Woodeshickp30.254000000.0007133000
    Totals: 34510569.2941854839 

    Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b27.138501100.28422701172
    Johnny Callisonrf24.054411001.21422483360
        Wayne Grahamph26.029100000.16799000
    Tony Gonzalezcf26.250424000.32421382022
    Wes Covingtonlf31.039413300.375186365210
    Roy Sievers1b36.168200110.281141458080
    Don Hoak3b35.090400000.228221130160
    Clay Dalrymplec26.153300001.26418351160
        Ruben Amaroph27.120100001.15012358020
    Bobby Winess24.230412002.34019135050
    Cal McLishp37.155100001.1434273000
        Dallas Greenp28.274000000.0007118000
        Jim Lemonph35.043100000.1118942010
        Ryne Durenp34.072000000.0004225000
        Frank Torreph31.127100000.00013563000
        Jack Hamiltonp24.131000000.000746000
        Don Demeterph27.315010010.338215335150
    Totals: 35611526.3142418343 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bob Aspromonte (1), Tony Gonzalez (7), Johnny Temple (2), Bobby Wine (3)
    3B:  Bobby Wine (1)
    HR:  Wes Covington (5)
    RBIs:  Bob Aspromonte 2 (7), John Bateman 2 (9), Hal Brown (1), Wes Covington 3 (21), Roy Sievers (8), Tony Taylor (7)
    CS: Al Spangler (2)
    SH:  Hal Brown (1)
    SF:  Roy Sievers (1)
    GDP:  Don Hoak (5), Pete Runnels (7)

    Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

    Houston Colt 45sAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Hal Brown38.1455.16330314.501.200002307
    Don McMahon33.1211.22111206.001.330008267
    Hal Woodeshick  (L 1-1)30.2541.13211101.930.930007144
    Pitching Totals:8.31165261 00017718

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Cal McLish37.1553.16551206.551.730005281
    Dallas Green28.2741.22002200.001.000007109
    Ryne Duren34.07221002407.502.170004230
    Jack Hamilton  (W 2-0)24.13121001108.101.80000748
    Pitching Totals:91055690 00023668

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Don McMahon; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Hal Brown 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0;  Hal Woodeshick 0-0-0;  Cal McLish 0-0-0;  Dallas Green 0-0-0;  Ryne Duren 0-0-0;  Jack Hamilton 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Hal Brown 22;  Don McMahon 8;  Hal Woodeshick 8;  Cal McLish 15;  Dallas Green 9;  Ryne Duren 10;  Jack Hamilton 8; 
    Time of Game:  3:10    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Bill Jackowski  2B  Vinnie Smith  3B  Paul Pryor 

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