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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 44-42L2000 000 000 071
Los Angeles Dodgers 56-35W2100 100 02x 4130
Date of Game:  Thursday, July 12, 1973
Stadium:  Dodger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Willie Davis - 4 hits
  • Andy Messersmith - Complete game/Shutout

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf34.024400001.28884176243625
    Ted Sizemore2b28.088400001.292665760263
    Tim McCarver1b31.269402001.2456513403262
    Joe Torre3b32.359400000.3067817037391
    Ted Simmonsc23.337402000.297864606472
    Jose Cruzcf25.339302000.227822887406
    Bernie Carborf25.342300002.216484001131
    Mike Tysonss23.180301000.24369821130
    Rich Folkersp26.268200002.0002045000
        Jim Dwyerph23.190100000.2002525000
        Wayne Grangerp29.119000000.00028351000
    Totals: 3207007.2196517032 

    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dave Lopes2b28.070402001.298799022426
    Manny Motalf35.144412000.3486011650180
    Willie Daviscf33.088404100.304911888135315
    Joe Fergusonc26.296210020.2756711612490
    Ron Cey3b25.148400003.28185989521
    Steve Garvey1b24.202412001.328532671130
    Bill Russellss24.264400000.302914902399
    Bill Bucknerrf23.210412300.280863284314
    Andy Messersmithp27.340401001.20721193040
    Totals: 34413426.3826334635 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Andy Messersmith (2)
    3B:  Manny Mota (2)
    HR:  Bill Buckner (4)
    RBIs:  Bill Buckner 3 (31), Willie Davis (53)
    SB:  Jose Cruz (6)
    CS: Mike Tyson (4)
    GDP:  Bill Russell (7)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rich Folkers  (L 2-1)26.268711221412.081.180002045
    Wayne Granger29.11912211204.051.4300028351
    Pitching Totals:81343261 00048396

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Andy Messersmith  (W 8-6)27.34097000703.201.1500020188
    Pitching Totals:9700070 00020188

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rich Folkers 0-0-0;  Wayne Granger 0-0-0;  Andy Messersmith 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rich Folkers 30;  Wayne Granger 6;  Andy Messersmith 32; 
    Time of Game:  1:56    Attendance:  20,378
    Umpires:   Home:   Doug Harvey  1B  Lee Weyer  2B  John Kibler  3B  Frank Pulli 

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