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1962 Regular Season Game 150
September 18, 1962
Colt .45's 6, Mets 2
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Colt .45's 8, Mets 6
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National League Standings, September 18, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Chacon Elio
Chacon
c
Coleman Choo Choo
Coleman
3b
Mantilla Felix
Mantilla
1b
Throneberry Marv
Throneberry
lf
Thomas Frank
Thomas
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
2b
Drake Sammy
Drake
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
p
Jackson Al
Jackson
September 18, 1962, Polo Grounds, New York, NY

Houston Colt .45's 6, New York Mets 2

Colt .45's ab r hbibbso
Bob Lillis ss 5 0 2 0 0 0
Joey Amalfitano 2b 5 2 3 1 0 0
Jim Pendleton lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Norm Larker 1b 4 0 1 2 1 0
Carl Warwick cf 4 0 0 0 1 1
Bob Aspromonte 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0
Roman Mejias rf 5 2 2 0 0 0
Hal Smith c 3 1 1 0 1 0
Ken Johnson p 1 1 0 1 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Elio Chacon ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 .238
Choo Choo Coleman c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .256
Felix Mantilla 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Marv Throneberry 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .251
Frank Thomas lf 2 1 0 0 2 1 .262
Joe Christopher rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 .245
Sammy Drake 2b 4 0 1 1 0 2 .200
Jim Hickman cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 .254
Al Jackson p 2 0 0 1 0 1 .068
- Richie Ashburn ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .306
- Craig Anderson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .097

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

Houston Colt .45's ip h rer bbso
Ken Johnson (W) 9.0 6 2 2 2 9
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Al Jackson (L,8-19) 8.0 10 5 4 2 1 4.24
Craig Anderson 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 5.66

Errors: Elio Chacon (14).
WP: Ken Johnson.
2B: Joey Amalfitano 2, Bob Lillis.
3B: Roman Mejias.
HBP: Felix Mantilla.
SH: Jim Hickman, Ken Johnson 3, Jim Pendleton.
CS: Marv Throneberry (3).








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