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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 7-12L66.551020000 000 300 3101
Chicago Cubs 11-3W10--111000 105 00x 670
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 26, 1970
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Houston Astros Batting Stats

Joe Morgan2b26.220501000.20519601034
Norm Millerlf-rf24.080400011.26511279170
Jimmy Wynncf28.045400000.293198596166
    Jim Rayp25.146000000.000581000
Joe Pepitonerf-cf29.199400002.254171068341
Denis Menkess29.279402000.314199651130
John Mayberry1b21.067411001.1541321251
Doug Rader3b25.270412000.242193044101
Johnny Edwardsc31.320412301.145181004131
Larry Dierkerp23.216201001.1675141000
    Keith Lampardph-lf24.127101010.444817010
Totals: 36310326.2781535340 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Don Kessingerss27.283412000.32114732132
Glenn Beckert2b29.196411000.32714748131
Billy Williamslf31.315321111.3211414776221
Ron Santo3b30.061411401.231141542180
Johnny Callisonrf31.045300011.3081415134143
Ernie Banks1b39.085300000.2801423051100
Jim Hickmancf32.351311101.32514911240
J.C. Martinc33.134300000.1549803020
Fergie Jenkinsp26.135301000.0775189000
Totals: 3067624.23311210220 

Game Stats


2B:  Don Kessinger (3), Keith Lampard (2), Joe Morgan (2)
3B:  Denis Menke (1)
HR:  Johnny Edwards (1), Jim Hickman (2), Ron Santo (1), Billy Williams (6)
RBIs:  Johnny Edwards 3 (3), Jim Hickman (4), Ron Santo 4 (8), Billy Williams (22)
GDP:  Don Kessinger (2), Joe Morgan (2)

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

Larry Dierker  (L 3-2)23.21667642334.501.440005144
Jim Ray25.14620000102.500.94000583
Pitching Totals:8764243 00010227

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Fergie Jenkins  (W 2-2)26.135910332613.601.380005193
Pitching Totals:91033261 0005193

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Larry Dierker 26;  Jim Ray 6;  Fergie Jenkins 38; 
Time of Game:  2:17    Attendance:  31,529
Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Harry Wendelstedt  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Frank Secory 

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