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September 8, 1962
Colt .45's 4, Mets 3
1962 Regular Season Game 144
September 8, 1962
Colt .45's 6, Mets 5
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Mets 7, Colt .45's 7
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National League Standings, September 8, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Chacon Elio
Chacon
3b
Neal Charlie
Neal
lf
Woodling Gene
Woodling
1b
Throneberry Marv
Throneberry
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
2b
Kanehl Rod
Kanehl
c
Cannizzaro Chris
Cannizzaro
p
Craig Roger
Craig
September 8, 1962, Colt Stadium, Houston, TX

Houston Colt .45's 6, New York Mets 5

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Elio Chacon ss 4 1 2 0 1 1 .235
Charlie Neal 3b 5 1 3 2 0 0 .254
Gene Woodling lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 .282
- Rick Herrscher ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .189
Marv Throneberry 1b 5 0 1 2 0 2 .248
Jim Hickman cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .260
Joe Christopher rf 5 0 2 0 0 1 .219
Rod Kanehl 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .254
- Choo Choo Coleman ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 .230
- Felix Mantilla 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Chris Cannizzaro c 4 1 3 0 0 1 .231
Roger Craig p 4 1 1 0 0 2 .056
Colt .45's ab r hbibbso
Bob Lillis ss 6 2 4 1 0 0
Al Spangler lf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Roman Mejias rf 6 0 1 0 0 2
Norm Larker 1b 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Dave Roberts ph-1b 4 0 1 1 1 0
Carl Warwick cf 4 2 1 0 1 0
Bob Aspromonte 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0
Hal Smith c 3 0 0 0 2 0
Joey Amalfitano 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Billy Goodman ph-2b 2 0 1 0 0 0
Turk Farrell p 4 1 2 1 0 0
- Johnny Temple ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Jim Umbricht p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 13 3
Houston Colt .45's 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 6 12 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Roger Craig (L,7-23) 9.2 12 6 5 6 5 4.57
Houston Colt .45's ip h rer bbso
Turk Farrell 9.0 13 5 5 2 9
Jim Umbricht (W) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0

Errors: Jim Hickman (6), Roman Mejias.
WP: Roger Craig.
2B: Jim Hickman (16), Bob Lillis, Carl Warwick.
HR: Turk Farrell.
SH: Al Spangler 2.
SF: Choo Choo Coleman.
SB: Chris Cannizzaro (1), Roman Mejias.
CS: Elio Chacon (4).








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