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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 20-39L6000 000 000 040
Pittsburgh Pirates 64-49W2002 100 01x 470
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 23, 1962
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Vern Law - Complete game/Shutout

  • Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

     
    Houston Colt 45sPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Carl Warwickrf25.177400001.26011018413544
    Al Spanglerlf29.046401000.2971032774275
    Johnny Temple2b35.015301010.2648212681197
    Norm Larker1b31.239401000.2641165438501
    Bob Aspromonte3b24.065300001.26911618511474
    Al Heistcf34.323301000.23114164010
    Hal Smithc31.259300001.219837768240
    J.C. Hartmanss28.130300000.2332828020
    Ken Johnsonp29.068200001.0892590020
        Billy Goodmanph36.154100001.255671326080
        Russ Kemmererp30.296000000.33343267000
    Totals: 3004015.1337875108 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf31.075412200.24812210334402
    Dick Groatss31.292402101.30412610871482
    Bob Skinnerlf30.325310012.32011995317647
    Smoky Burgessc35.178300000.34085115612530
    Roberto Clementerf28.005300000.3141179469665
    Donn Clendenon1b27.039301101.274495831511
    Don Hoak3b34.200300001.2419910875453
    Bill Mazeroski2b25.352301000.26612589412630
    Vern Lawp32.164321000.29318289040
    Totals: 2947415.2418607503 

    Game Stats

     

    HR:  Bill Virdon (4)
    RBIs:  Donn Clendenon (15), Dick Groat (48), Bill Virdon 2 (40)
    SB:  Al Spangler (5)
    GDP:  Dick Groat (10), Al Heist (3)

    Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

     
    Houston Colt 45sAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken Johnson  (L 6-14)29.06875331413.921.230002794
    Russ Kemmerer30.29612110103.651.2300044272
    Pitching Totals:8744151 00071366

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law  (W 10-6)32.16494001503.361.2500019293
    Pitching Totals:9400150 00019293

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Ken Johnson; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken Johnson 0-0-0;  Russ Kemmerer 0-0-0;  Vern Law 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ken Johnson 25;  Russ Kemmerer 5;  Vern Law 31; 
    Time of Game:  1:52    Attendance:  10,742
    Umpires:   Home:   Ken Burkhart  1B  Frank Walsh  2B  Lee Weyer  3B  Jocko Conlan 


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