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September 18, 1962
Colt .45's 6, Mets 2
1962 Regular Season Game 151
September 18, 1962
Colt .45's 8, Mets 6
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Colt .45's 7, Mets 2
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National League Standings, September 18, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Chacon Elio
Chacon
3b
Kanehl Rod
Kanehl
1b
Throneberry Marv
Throneberry
lf
Thomas Frank
Thomas
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
2b
Drake Sammy
Drake
c
Cannizzaro Chris
Cannizzaro
p
Foss Larry
Foss
September 18, 1962, Polo Grounds, New York, NY

Houston Colt .45's 8, New York Mets 6

Colt .45's ab r hbibbso
Bob Lillis ss 4 1 1 0 1 0
Al Spangler cf 1 2 0 0 3 0
- Carl Warwick ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Roberts lf 3 1 1 1 1 0
- Jim Pendleton ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Norm Larker 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0
Roman Mejias rf 5 1 2 2 0 1
Bob Aspromonte 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0
Joey Amalfitano 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0
Merritt Ranew c 3 1 2 2 0 1
Dick Drott p 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Russ Kemmerer p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Jim Umbricht p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Elio Chacon ss 4 1 0 0 1 1 .235
Rod Kanehl 3b 4 1 2 0 1 0 .252
Marv Throneberry 1b 5 0 0 0 0 1 .248
Frank Thomas lf 4 0 1 0 1 1 .262
Joe Christopher rf 3 2 1 0 2 1 .246
Jim Hickman cf 3 2 1 2 2 2 .255
Sammy Drake 2b 5 0 2 3 0 1 .240
Chris Cannizzaro c 4 0 1 0 1 0 .232
Larry Foss p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Richie Ashburn ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .306
- Ray Daviault p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
- Sammy Taylor ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220
- Willard Hunter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
- Rick Herrscher ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .200
- Bob Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Choo Choo Coleman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .254

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Colt .45's 0 0 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 8 11 0
New York Mets 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 6 9 2

Houston Colt .45's ip h rer bbso
Dick Drott (W) 5.1 3 3 3 6 5
Russ Kemmerer 1.1 3 1 1 2 1
Jim Umbricht 2.1 3 2 2 1 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Larry Foss (L,0-1) 5.0 10 6 6 3 1 7.04
Ray Daviault 1.0 1 2 2 2 0 6.48
Willard Hunter 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 5.61
Bob Miller 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 7.08

Errors: Rod Kanehl 2 (16).
WP: Dick Drott.
2B: Norm Larker.
3B: Bob Aspromonte, Joey Amalfitano.
HR: Jim Hickman (13), Dave Roberts, Merritt Ranew.
HBP: Merritt Ranew.
SF: Joey Amalfitano.
SB: Joe Christopher (10), Frank Thomas (2), Elio Chacon (12).








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