Houston Colt 45's (25-65)
@
Nevada Dusters

July 1963
July 21-23, 1963
Horizon Field
Las Vegas, NV
JULY 21, 1963

Nevada Dusters
starting lineup
Albie Pearson  cf
Donn Clendenon  1b
Billy Williams  lf
Jerry Adair  2b
Lee Maye  rf
Jim Fregosi  ss
Clete Boyer  3b
Johnny Roseboro  c
Al Downing  p

Houston Colt 45's
starting lineup
Johnny Temple  2b
Al Spangler  lf
Hal Smith  c
Carl Warwick  cf
Pete Runnels  1b
Bob Aspromonte  3b
Carroll Hardy  rf
Bob Lillis  ss
Bob Bruce  p


  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 +  R  H  E
  Colt .45's (HOU) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0    0  5  0
     Dusters (NEV) 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 x    3  6  0

HOUSTON            ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Temple (2B)         4  2  0  0  0  0  1  1   .245
Spangler (LF)       3  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .264
Smith (C)           4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .203
Warwick (CF)        3  0  1  0  0  0  2  0   .236
Runnels (1B)        3  0  1  0  0  0  1  0   .260
Aspromonte (3B)     3  1  1  0  0  0  0  0   .270
Hardy (RF)          4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0   .225
Lillis (SS)         2  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .251
 Hartman (SS)       1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .161
 Weekly (PH)        0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .152
Bruce (P)           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .069
 Goss (PH)          1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .192
 Woodeshick (P)     0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .250
TOTALS             30  5  4  0  0  0  6  1


         HOUSTON   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
           Bruce  6.0  4  2  0  3  3  7  96  4.39
      Woodeshick  2.0  2  1  0  0  0  1  33  5.11
          TOTALS  8.0  6  3  0  3  3  8 129

NEVADA             ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Pearson (CF)        4  1  0  0  0  2  0  0   .323
Clendenon (1B)      3  0  0  0  0  0  2  0   .310
 Martin (1B)        0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .255
Williams (LF)       4  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .304
Adair (2B)          4  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .292
Maye (RF)           3  0  1  0  0  0  1  0   .266
Fregosi (SS)        4  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .297
Boyer (3B)          3  1  1  2  0  0  1  0   .227
Roseboro (C)        3  2  0  1  0  1  0  0   .201
Downing (P)         2  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .143
TOTALS             30  6  3  3  0  3  8  0

   2B:  Adair (17)
   3B:  Roseboro (1)

          NEVADA   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
         Downing  9.0  5  4  0  0  0  6 131  2.66
          TOTALS  9.0  5  4  0  0  0  6 131

     WP: Downing (6-3)
     LP: Bruce (3-10)

     Attendance: 24,509
     Time: 2:47

Colt 45s first.
DOWNING PITCHING. Temple struck out. Spangler singled up the middle. Smith popped up to second. Warwick struck out.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters first.
BRUCE PITCHING. Pearson grounded to third. Clendenon struck out. Williams grounded to short.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Colt 45s second.
Runnels popped up to second. Aspromonte grounded to short. Hardy singled to left. Lillis grounded to short.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters second.
Adair struck out. Maye flied out to center. Fregosi struck out.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Colt 45s third.
Bruce grounded to third. Temple flied out to right. Spangler grounded to first.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters third.
Boyer singled up the middle. Roseboro tripled down the right field line, Boyer scored. Downing struck out. Pearson grounded to first, Roseboro scored. Clendenon grounded to first.
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Nevada leads 2 to 0.

Colt 45s fourth.
Smith grounded to short. Warwick walked. Runnels popped up to first. Aspromonte flied out to center.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Houston trails 2 to 0.

Dusters fourth.
Williams grounded to second. Adair doubled down the right field line. Maye flied out to right. Adair tagged up and reached third. Fregosi grounded to second.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 2 to 0.

Colt 45s fifth.
Hardy grounded to first. Lillis struck out. Bruce grounded to short.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 2 to 0.

Dusters fifth.
Boyer walked. Roseboro flied out to right. Downing was hit by a pitch, Boyer to second. Pearson singled to left, Boyer scored, Downing to second. Clendenon struck out. Williams struck out.
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 0.

Colt 45s sixth.
Temple singled up the middle. Temple stole second. Spangler struck out. Smith flied out to left. Warwick struck out.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Houston trails 3 to 0.

Dusters sixth.
Adair grounded to second. Maye walked. Fregosi grounded to third, Maye to second. Boyer struck out.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 0.

Colt 45s seventh.
MARTIN IN AT FIRST. Runnels walked. Aspromonte singled through the hole, Runnels to second. Runnels went for an extra base and was thrown out at third. Hardy grounded to short. Weekly (for Lillis) was intentionally walked. Goss (for Bruce) grounded to first, Aspromonte was forced out at third (fielder's choice).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Houston trails 3 to 0.

Dusters seventh.
WOODESHICK PITCHING. HARTMAN IN AT SHORT. Roseboro singled in the left field gap. Downing grounded to second, Roseboro to second. Pearson grounded to third, Roseboro to third. Martin walked. Williams popped up to second.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 0.

Colt 45s eighth.
Temple singled to right. Spangler laid down a sacrifice bunt to the catcher, Temple to second. Smith grounded to short, Temple to third. Warwick grounded to third.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Houston trails 3 to 0.

Dusters eighth.
Adair popped up to third. Maye struck out. Fregosi hit an infield single to short. Boyer grounded to first.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 0.

Colt 45s ninth.
Runnels struck out. Aspromonte walked. Hardy grounded to short, Aspromonte forced out at second (fielder's choice). Hartman flied out to center.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base.

DUSTERS WIN: 3-0

JULY 22, 1963

Nevada Dusters
starting lineup
Albie Pearson  cf
Vic Power  1b
Billy Williams  lf
Julio Gotay  2b
George Banks  rf
Jim Fregosi  ss
Clete Boyer  3b
Johnny Roseboro  c
Dave McNally  p

Houston Colt 45's
starting lineup
Johnny Temple  2b
Al Spangler  lf
Hal Smith  c
Carl Warwick  cf
Pete Runnels  1b
Bob Aspromonte  3b
Carroll Hardy  rf
Bob Lillis  ss
Don Nottebart  p


 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 +  R  H  E
  Colt .45's (HOU) 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0    2  2  0
     Dusters (NEV) 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 x    3  7  2

HOUSTON            ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Temple (2B)         4  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .242
Spangler (LF)       2  0  1  1  0  0  0  0   .262
Smith (C)           3  1  1  1  1  2  0  0   .204
Warwick (CF)        4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0   .236
Runnels (1B)        3  0  0  0  0  0  2  0   .258
 Weekly (PH)        1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .149
Aspromonte (3B)     2  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .268
Hardy (RF)          3  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .223
Lillis (SS)         3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .248
Nottebart (P)       2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .105
 Goss (PH)          1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .190
 Kemmerer (P)       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .286
TOTALS             28  2  3  2  1  2  4  0

   HR:  Smith (5)

         HOUSTON   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
       Nottebart  6.0  6  2  0  3  3  4  87  3.82
        Kemmerer  2.0  1  2  0  0  0  0  27  4.93
          TOTALS  8.0  7  4  0  3  3  4 114

NEVADA             ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Pearson (CF)        3  0  1  0  0  0  0  1   .320
Power (1B)          3  1  0  1  0  0  0  0   .274
 Martin (1B)        0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .255
Williams (LF)       3  1  1  1  0  0  0  0   .304
Gotay (2B)          2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .275
 Clendenon (PH)     1  1  0  0  0  3  0  0   .313
 Saverine (2B)      1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .227
Banks (RF)          3  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .323
Fregosi (SS)        3  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .298
Boyer (3B)          2  0  1  0  0  0  1  0   .225
Roseboro (C)        3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0   .202
McNally (P)         2  1  0  1  0  0  1  0   .154
 Kolb (PH)          1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .326
 Reniff (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
 Dailey (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
TOTALS             27  7  4  3  0  3  4  1

   2B:  Clendenon (16)

          NEVADA   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
         McNally  7.0  2  2  1  2  2  3  90  2.48
          Dailey  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  1  12  1.73
          Reniff  1.0  0  1  0  0  0  0  21  2.34
          TOTALS  9.0  2  3  1  2  2  4 123

     WP: McNally (10-4)
     LP: Nottebart (6-11)
     SV: Reniff (33)

     Attendance: 24,955
     Time: 2:36

Colt 45s first.
McNALLY PITCHING. Temple flied out to left. Spangler grounded to second. Smith grounded to third.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters first.
NOTTEBART PITCHING. Pearson walked. Power grounded to the pitcher, Pearson to second. Williams grounded to third. Pearson stole third. Gotay grounded to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Colt 45s second.
Warwick singled to right. Runnels struck out. Warwick was caught stealing second. Aspromonte grounded to short.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters second.
Banks singled through the right side. Banks went for an extra base and was thrown out at second. Fregosi flied out to center. Boyer grounded to third.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Colt 45s third.
Hardy grounded to short. Lillis grounded to second. Nottebart grounded to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Dusters third.
Roseboro singled through the hole. McNally struck out. Pearson grounded to the pitcher, 1-6-3 double play.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. The game is tied at 0.

Colt 45s fourth.
Temple struck out. Spangler walked. Smith homered over the left field fence for two RBIs. Warwick flied out to center. Runnels grounded to second.
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston leads 2 to 0.

Dusters fourth.
Power grounded to first. Williams popped up to the catcher. Gotay grounded to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Nevada trails 2 to 0.

Colt 45s fifth.
Aspromonte walked. Aspromonte was caught stealing second. Hardy grounded to short. Lillis lined out to left.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston leads 2 to 0.

Dusters fifth.
Banks popped up to the catcher. Fregosi hit an infield single to third. Boyer struck out. Roseboro flied out to center.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada trails 2 to 0.

Colt 45s sixth.
Nottebart popped up to the catcher. Temple grounded to first. Spangler flied out to left.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston leads 2 to 0.

Dusters sixth.
McNally hit an infield single to first. Pearson dribbled weakly to the catcher, McNally to second. Power singled through the hole, McNally to third. Williams walked, Power to second. Bases loaded. Clendenon (for Gotay) doubled down the right field line, McNally scored, Power scored, Williams scored. Banks struck out. Fregosi struck out.
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 2.

Colt 45s seventh.
MARTIN AT FIRST. SAVERINE IN AT SECOND. Smith popped up to second. Warwick grounded to short. Runnels struck out.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 3 to 2.

Dusters seventh.
KEMMERER PITCHING. Boyer walked. Roseboro grounded to second, 4-6-3 double play. Kolb (for McNally) grounded to third.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 2.

Colt 45s eighth.
DAILEY PITCHING. Aspromonte popped up to third. Hardy struck out. Lillis lined out to left.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 3 to 2.

Dusters eighth.
Pearson lined out to center. Martin walked. Williams singled up the middle, Martin to second. Saverine grounded to second, 4-6-3 double play.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 3 to 2.

Colt 45s ninth.
RENIFF PITCHING. Goss (for Kemmerer) reached first on a throwing error, shortstop. Temple lined out to first. Spangler laid down a sacrifice bunt to the catcher, Goss to second. Smith was intentionally walked. Warwick reached first on a fielding error, pitcher, Goss to third, Smith to second. Bases loaded. Weekly (for Runnels) popped up to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, and 3 left on base.

DUSTERS WIN: 3-2

JULY 23, 1963

Nevada Dusters
starting lineup
Albie Pearson  cf
Donn Clendenon  1b
Billy Williams  lf
Jerry Adair  2b
Lee Maye  rf
Julio Gotay  ss
Vic Power  3b
Johnny Roseboro  c
Pete Richert  p

Houston Colt 45's
starting lineup
Johnny Temple  2b
Al Spangler  lf
Hal Smith  c
Carl Warwick  cf
Pete Runnels  1b
Bob Aspromonte  3b
Carroll Hardy  rf
Bob Lillis  ss
Hal Brown  p


  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 +  R  H  E
  Colt .45's (HOU) 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0    4  8  1
     Dusters (NEV) 2 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 x    6 10  0

HOUSTON            ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Temple (2B)         3  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .240
Spangler (LF)       4  1  0  1  0  0  1  0   .262
Smith (C)           4  2  0  1  0  0  0  0   .208
Warwick (CF)        4  1  0  1  0  1  1  0   .236
Runnels (1B)        3  0  1  0  0  0  0  0   .256
Aspromonte (3B)     4  1  0  1  0  1  1  1   .268
Hardy (RF)          4  2  0  0  0  2  1  0   .227
Lillis (SS)         4  1  0  0  0  0  1  0   .248
Brown (P)           2  0  0  0  0  0  2  0   .194
 Goss (PH)          1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .188
 Woodeshick (P)     0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .250
 Umbricht (P)       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
TOTALS             33  8  2  4  0  4  7  1

   2B:  Spangler (8), Hardy (12)

         HOUSTON   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
           Brown  3.2  6  3  1  5  5  3  80  4.56
        Umbricht  2.1  1  2  0  0  0  3  43  7.40
      Woodeshick  2.0  3  1  0  1  1  2  36  5.10
          TOTALS  8.0 10  6  1  6  6  8 159

NEVADA             ab  h bb  r hr bi  k sb    avg
Pearson (CF)        2  1  3  2  0  0  1  0   .321
Clendenon (1B)      4  3  0  2  1  4  0  0   .319
 Fregosi (1B)       1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .297
Williams (LF)       3  1  2  0  0  1  0  0   .305
Adair (2B)          5  0  0  0  0  0  3  0   .288
Maye (RF)           4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0   .269
Gotay (SS)          4  0  0  0  0  0  3  0   .260
Power (3B)          4  2  0  1  0  0  0  0   .281
Roseboro (C)        3  1  1  1  0  1  0  0   .204
Richert (P)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .094
 Boyer (PH)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .225
 Banks (PH)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .320
 Martin (PH)        1  0  0  0  0  0  1  0   .252
 Reniff (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
 Dailey (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
 Brewer (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
 Duliba (P)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0   .000
TOTALS             34 10  6  6  1  6  8  0

   2B:  Maye (11)
   3B:  Roseboro (2), Clendenon (4)
   HR:  Clendenon (7)

          NEVADA   ip  h bb hr  r er  k pit   ERA
         Richert  4.0  7  1  0  4  4  3  71  4.56
          Duliba  2.0  1  0  0  0  0  1  26  5.80
          Dailey  1.0  0  1  0  0  0  1  18  1.70
          Brewer  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  1  16  3.09
          Reniff  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  1  16  2.30
          TOTALS  9.0  8  2  0  4  4  7 147

     WP: Duliba (4-3)
     LP: Brown (2-11)
     SV: Reniff (34)

     Attendance: 25,204
     Time: 3:20

Colt 45s first.
RICHERT PITCHING. Temple flied out to left. Spangler doubled down the left field line. Smith singled through the hole, Spangler to third. Warwick singled up the middle, Spanger scored, Smith to second. Runnels flied out to left. Aspromonte singled to right, Smith scored, Warwick to third. Aspromonte stole second. Hardy doubled over the right fielder, Warwick scored, Aspromonte scored. Lillis struck out.
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Houston leads 4 to 0.

Dusters first.
BROWN PITCHING. Pearson singled to left. Clendenon homered over the right field fence for two RBIs. Williams flied out to center. Adair lined out to left. Maye doubled down the right field line. Gotay struck out.
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada trails 4 to 2.

Colt 45s second.
Brown struck out. Temple popped up to third. Spangler popped up to the catcher.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston leads 4 to 2.

Dusters second.
Power popped up to third. Roseboro walked. Richert flied out to center. Pearson walked, Roseboro to second. Clendenon singled through the right side, Roseboro scored, Pearson to third. Williams grounded to first.
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Nevada trails 4 to 3.

Colt 45s third.
Smith grounded to third. Warwick popped up to third. Runnels walked. Aspromonte popped up to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Houston leads 4 to 3.

Dusters third.
Adair struck out. Maye reached first on a fielding error, shortstop. Gotay struck out. Power flied out to left.
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, and 1 left on base. Nevada trails 4 to 3.

Colt 45s fourth.
Hardy singled down the third base line. Lillis singled to left, Hardy to second. Brown struck out. Temple popped up to third. Spangler flied out to right.
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Houston leads 4 to 3.

Dusters fourth.
Roseboro flied out to center. Boyer (for Richert) grounded to the pitcher. Pearson walked. Clendenon tripled in the left field gap, Pearson scored. Williams singled through the hole, Clendenon scored. UMBRICHT PITCHING. Adair struck out.
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 5 to 4.

Colt 45s fifth.
DULIBA PITCHING. Smith hit an infield single to third. Warwick flied out to left. Smith was caught stealing second. Runnels grounded to third.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 5 to 4.

Dusters fifth.
Maye grounded to second. Gotay struck out. Power singled in the left field gap. Roseboro flied out to center.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 5 to 4.

Colt 45s sixth.
Aspromonte struck out. Hardy popped up to second. Lillis grounded to third.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 5 to 4.

Dusters sixth.
Martin (for Duliba) struck out. Pearson walked. Clendenon flied out to center. Williams walked, Pearson to second. Adair lined out to right.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 2 left on base. Nevada leads 5 to 4.

Colt 45s seventh.
DAILEY PITCHING. FREGOSI IN AT FIRST. Goss (for Umbricht) lined out to right. Temple walked. Temple was picked off first. Spangler struck out.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 5 to 4.

Dusters seventh.
WOODESHICK PITCHING. Maye singled through the right side. Gotay grounded to short, 6-3 double play. Power singled down the right field line. Roseboro tripled in the right field gap, Power scored. Banks (for Dailey) lined out to short.
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 6 to 4.

Colt 45s eighth.
BREWER PITCHING. Smith grounded to short. Warwick struck out. Runnels grounded to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base. Houston trails 6 to 4.

Dusters eighth.
Pearson struck out. Fregosi grounded to first. Williams walked. Adair struck out.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 1 left on base. Nevada leads 6 to 4.

Colt 45s ninth.
RENIFF PITCHING. Aspromonte grounded to first. Hardy struck out. Lillis grounded to second.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, and 0 left on base.

DUSTERS WIN: 6-4