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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 13   R H E
Baltimore Orioles 59-36W3100 200 000 000 1 470
Kansas City Royals 34-59L2001 000 020 000 0 391
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 22, 1970
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Merv Rettenmundrf-lf27.046412121.2846218812344
Paul Blaircf26.172500001.2377477683714
Frank Robinson1b-rf34.326301120.32880213317521
Brooks Robinson3b33.065501011.28194197611551
Curt Mottonlf29.301110010.226281941100
    Terry Crowleyph-1b23.156400001.24745522111
Davey Johnson2b-ss-2b27.173421022.293886747372
Andy Etchebarrenc27.032300010.207434291121
    Ellie Hendricksph-c29.212100000.236692528231
Mark Belangerss26.044201120.195904730206
    Don Bufordph-2b33.170200000.2938898311417
    Moe Drabowskyp35.001000000.12534469000
Dave McNallyp27.264400002.14824240130
    Eddie Wattp29.109000000.16738244000
    Dick Hallp39.298000000.00023567010
    Boog Powellph28.339100000.31595121225791
    Pete Richertp30.267000000.00031276000
    Chico Salmonph-ss29.231101100.312285643121
Totals: 40474118.175103411702 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Pat Kellyrf25.357521010.2538421662524
Amos Otiscf23.087601101.2999215973619
Lou Piniellalf26.329613001.314772228471
Bob Oliver1b27.164601100.2609221315560
Paul Schaal3b27.141301000.259685982114
    Ed Kirkpatrickph-c25.287200010.2277753711373
Cookie Rojas2b31.138400111.193559721110
Ellie Rodriguezc24.059301001.23852155191
    Bill Sorrellph-3b29.281200000.2682755261
Jackie Hernandezss29.314500001.229653862101
Bill Butlerp23.132100000.0561751020
    Al Fitzmorrisp24.123101000.3572936010
    Ken Wrightp23.321000000.0003434000
    Jim Campanisph26.164100000.1592298220
    Ted Abernathyp37.138200001.00033536000
Totals: 4739336.1918244268 

Game Stats


2B:  Al Fitzmorris (3), Lou Piniella (15), Merv Rettenmund (9)
RBIs:  Mark Belanger (20), Bob Oliver (56), Amos Otis (36), Merv Rettenmund (34), Frank Robinson (52), Cookie Rojas (11), Chico Salmon (12)
SB:  Pat Kelly (24)
SH:  Paul Blair 2 (3), Ellie Hendricks (1)
SF:  Merv Rettenmund (2), Frank Robinson (3)
GDP:  Jackie Hernandez (3), Brooks Robinson (11)

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Dave McNally27.2647.28331504.331.3500024253
Eddie Watt29.10900002002.921.3200038245
Dick Hall39.2982.10000002.660.8400023449
Pete Richert  (W 4-1)30.26720000102.380.9400031265
Moe Drabowsky  (Sv 3)35.00111000003.501.2200034481
Pitching Totals:13933360 0001501693

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Bill Butler23.13233334103.901.320001852
Al Fitzmorris24.12332003303.431.330002936
Ken Wright23.32120000105.291.620003434
Ted Abernathy  (L 4-3)37.13852114302.401.4900033542
Pitching Totals:137441180 000114664

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Ted Abernathy; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave McNally 0-0-0;  Eddie Watt 0-0-0;  Dick Hall 0-0-0;  Pete Richert 0-0-0;  Moe Drabowsky 0-0-0;  Bill Butler 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Ken Wright 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Dave McNally 31;  Eddie Watt 2;  Dick Hall 7;  Pete Richert 6;  Moe Drabowsky 4;  Bill Butler 16;  Al Fitzmorris 14;  Ken Wright 6;  Ted Abernathy 20; 
Time of Game:  3:41    Attendance:  9,130
Umpires:   Home:   Merle Anthony  1B  Johnny Stevens  2B  Ron Luciano  3B  Red Flaherty 

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