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September 18, 1962
Colt .45's 8, Mets 6
1962 Regular Season Game 152
September 20, 1962
Colt .45's 7, Mets 2
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Colt .45's 5, Mets 4
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National League Standings, September 20, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Chacon Elio
Chacon
c
Coleman Choo Choo
Coleman
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
1b
Throneberry Marv
Throneberry
lf
Thomas Frank
Thomas
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
2b
Drake Sammy
Drake
3b
Kanehl Rod
Kanehl
p
Hook Jay
Hook
September 20, 1962, Polo Grounds, New York, NY

Houston Colt .45's 7, New York Mets 2

Colt .45's ab r hbibbso
Bob Lillis ss 1 0 0 0 0 0
- J.C. Hartman ss 4 0 1 0 0 0
Al Spangler cf 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Carl Warwick ph-cf 1 1 1 0 0 0
Dave Roberts lf 4 0 0 0 1 0
- Jim Pendleton lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norm Larker 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0
Roman Mejias rf 4 2 0 0 0 1
Bob Aspromonte 3b 4 1 0 0 1 1
Merritt Ranew c 2 2 2 2 1 0
Joey Amalfitano 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1
Jim Golden p 4 0 2 3 0 1
- Russ Kemmerer p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Elio Chacon ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 .238
Choo Choo Coleman c 3 0 1 0 0 0 .256
Joe Christopher rf 4 0 3 2 0 0 .254
Marv Throneberry 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .245
Frank Thomas lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .262
Jim Hickman cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 .253
Sammy Drake 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .241
Rod Kanehl 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .250
- Sammy Taylor ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .225
Jay Hook p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .212
- Richie Ashburn ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 .308
- Willard Hunter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
- Felix Mantilla ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .276

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

Houston Colt .45's ip h rer bbso
Jim Golden (W) 7.1 9 2 2 1 5
Russ Kemmerer 1.2 1 0 0 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jay Hook (L,8-18) 8.0 6 6 1 3 4 4.73
Willard Hunter 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 5.52

Errors: Marv Throneberry (8), Bob Aspromonte.
WP: Jim Golden.
2B: Merritt Ranew, Jim Golden.
HBP: Merritt Ranew.
SH: Choo Choo Coleman, Joey Amalfitano, Roman Mejias.
SB: Joe Christopher (11), Choo Choo Coleman (2).
CS: Merritt Ranew.








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