Update:   Expansion Drafts History -  All historical picks for the 6 expansion drafts between 1960 and 1997.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0W5001 040 100 6111
Chicago Cubs 0-3L4202 001 000 5102
Date of Game:  Monday, April 16, 1962
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Veale - 1st career game
  • Bob Veale - 1st career game
  • Diomedes Olivo - 1st career win

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf30.312513000.3335916010
    Dick Groatss31.163412110.4005966040
    Bob Skinnerlf30.196511001.1434838010
        Howie Gosslf27.1660000001.00044000
    Dick Stuart1b29.160422111.3165436030
    Roberto Clementerf27.241411310.3895834280
    Smoky Burgessc35.049400011.25041075140
    Don Hoak3b34.071402111.3125993130
    Bill Mazeroski2b25.223300000.3165774130
    Bob Vealep26.171100001.00011000
        Earl Francisp26.277000000.000130000
        Dick Schofieldph27.099100000.0001416000
        Diomedes Olivop43.084100010.00015000
        Roy Facep34.056000000.0003403000
    Totals: 36611665.306497691 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Elder Whitess27.114401010.20055000
    Ken Hubbs2b20.114411100.231616030
    Billy Williamslf23.305422011.2806181010
    Ernie Banks1b31.075411010.29261104130
    Ron Santo3b22.051501101.2176255130
    Jim McKnightrf25.319501101.30058010
    George Altmancf29.027301112.1306388021
    Moe Thackerc27.330312010.250494000
        Lou Brockpr22.303000000.200610121
        Cuno Barraganc29.300000000.143414000
    Glen Hobbiep25.357200002.5002174000
        Dave Gerardp25.253000000.00033000
        Moe Morhardtph25.090100001.000411000
        Bob Andersonp26.200000000.0003152000
        Al Laryph33.202000000.00048000
        Tony Balsamop24.146000000.00022000
    Totals: 35510458.286722425 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Moe Thacker (1)
    HR:  Roberto Clemente (2)
    RBIs:  George Altman (2), Roberto Clemente 3 (8), Dick Groat (4), Don Hoak (3), Ken Hubbs (3), Jim McKnight (1), Ron Santo (3), Dick Stuart (3)
    CS: Bill Virdon (1)
    SH:  Al Lary (1)
    SF:  Ken Hubbs (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Veale26.1712.164333013.504.5000011
    Earl Francis26.2770.20001100.001.00000131
    Diomedes Olivo  (W 1-0)43.0844.14111302.251.2500015
    Roy Face  (Sv 3)34.0561.20000101.500.670003401
    Pitching Totals:91054580 0006438

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Glen Hobbie25.3574.17542114.501.500002183
    Dave Gerard25.2531.23000001.801.4000033
    Bob Anderson  (L 0-2)26.20021113205.631.250003157
    Tony Balsamo24.14610001200.001.0000022
    Pitching Totals:91165651 00010345

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Veale 0-0-0;  Earl Francis 0-0-0;  Diomedes Olivo 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Dave Gerard 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Tony Balsamo 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Veale 16;  Earl Francis 3;  Diomedes Olivo 18;  Roy Face 5;  Glen Hobbie 23;  Dave Gerard 7;  Bob Anderson 9;  Tony Balsamo 4; 
    Time of Game:  3:00    Attendance:  1,642
    Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Vinnie Smith  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Dusty Boggess 

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