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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 13   R H E
Houston Colt 45s 3-5W1010 000 000 000 1 2110
San Francisco Giants 5-2L1000 000 001 000 0 160
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 17, 1963
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones

Houston Colt 45s Batting Stats

Bob Lillisss32.319601000.1607334011
Johnny Temple2b35.253501010.13341299001
Pete Runnels1b35.080601002.31071646010
Carl Warwickrf26.049601000.3008225010
Howie Gosscf28.167611002.333897041
Carroll Hardylf29.334603000.2785366021
Bob Aspromonte3b24.302501011.1878226021
Jim Campbellc25.297412120.136632130
Ken Johnsonp29.305500002.000296000
    Al Spanglerph29.283100000.3895308000
    Don McMahonp33.103000000.0004263000
Totals: 50211147.220644892 

San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Chuck Hiller2b28.198501000.1677238010
Jim Davenport3b29.243200001.1487647010
    Ed Baileyph32.002100001.3333912140
    Bobby Bolinp24.078000010.000381000
    Jose Cardenalpr19.193000000.00022000
    Don Larsenp33.253000000.0001351000
    Joey Amalfitanoph29.084100000.0001376000
Willie Mayscf31.347500013.20071450231
Willie McCoveylf25.097411111.3857355340
Orlando Cepeda1b25.212500001.3797759280
Tom Hallerc25.298401010.1607136011
Felipe Alourf27.341500000.4647560271
Jose Paganss27.348502000.1437352011
Billy O'Dellp31.067200000.2502274010
    Harvey Kuennph32.134100001.00031436000
    Ernie Bowman3b27.264201000.500286000
Totals: 4216148.143738015 

Game Stats


2B:  Howie Goss (1)
HR:  Jim Campbell (1), Willie McCovey (3)
RBIs:  Jim Campbell (3), Willie McCovey (4)
SB:  Bob Aspromonte (1), Howie Goss (1), Tom Haller (1), Carroll Hardy (1), Jose Pagan (1)
SH:  Jim Davenport (2), Chuck Hiller (1)

Houston Colt 45s Pitching Stats

Ken Johnson  (W 1-1)29.305125114710.531.120002102
Don McMahon  (Sv 2)33.10311000106.001.170004263
Pitching Totals:13611481 0006365

San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

Billy O'Dell31.06789113300.531.000002259
Bobby Bolin24.07831001201.500.67000381
Don Larsen  (L 0-1)33.25321110214.500.500001298
Pitching Totals:131122471 0006638

Other Game Information


Balks:  Don McMahon; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken Johnson 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0;  Billy O'Dell 0-0-0;  Bobby Bolin 0-0-0;  Don Larsen 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Ken Johnson 44;  Don McMahon 4;  Billy O'Dell 36;  Bobby Bolin 11;  Don Larsen 7; 
Time of Game:  3:21    Attendance:  10,190
Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Tony Venzon  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Augie Donatelli 

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