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 32-38W1500 000 060 11100
Chicago Cubs 28-43L1020 000 020 470
Date of Game:  Friday, June 30, 1961
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jerry Buchek - 1st career game, 1st career RBI
  • Jimmie Schaffer - 1st career home run

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Carl Warwickcf-lf24.123422011.21950502113
    Bill White1b27.153512000.300684864300
    Charlie Jamesrf23.190522201.30241842241
    Ken Boyer3b30.041521001.313699179363
    Stan Musiallf40.221311010.3095713709350
        Curt Floodcf23.163100000.26756439131
    Jimmie Schafferc25.086311401.2441212150
        Joe Cunninghamph29.308000100.275566513170
        Tim McCarverpr-c19.257010000.2161431050
    Jerry Buchekss19.052310100.00011010
    Bob Lillis2b31.028401301.183471420130
    Ray Sadeckip20.186400000.2561644060
        Lindy McDanielp25.200000000.18226242000
    Totals: 3711101125.2705134469 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Al Heistcf33.269502000.21253943181
    Don Zimmer2b30.164401010.282686296233
    Ron Santo3b21.126400012.296711667432
    George Altmanrf28.102310010.3475529912412
    Billy Williamslf23.015411200.29761909313
    Ed Bouchee1b28.115311010.244565555181
    Sammy Taylorc28.123301011.247353064100
    Jerry Kindallss26.034311211.239372217190
        Bob Andersonp25.275200001.15822116010
        Andre Rodgersph26.210100001.19133229390
        Joe Schaffernothp23.328000000.0002158000
        Don Elstonp32.085000000.28626249000
        Dick Drottp24.364000000.27318115000
        Ernie Banksph30.150000010.27864102412341
    Totals: 3247476.2196204151 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Al Heist (2), Bob Lillis (2), Sammy Taylor (2)
    HR:  Jerry Kindall (7), Jimmie Schaffer (1), Billy Williams (9)
    RBIs:  Jerry Buchek (1), Joe Cunningham (17), Charlie James 2 (24), Jerry Kindall 2 (19), Bob Lillis 3 (13), Jimmie Schaffer 4 (5), Billy Williams 2 (31)
    GDP:  Don Zimmer (10)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Sadecki  (W 7-4)20.18686446522.891.220001440
    Lindy McDaniel  (Sv 4)25.20011001105.231.7900026248
    Pitching Totals:9744762 00040288

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Jim Brewer  (L 0-3)23.22515550017.001.670001722
    Bob Anderson25.27561000404.441.3300024121
    Joe Schaffernoth23.32803330006.391.610002159
    Don Elston32.0850.21332005.651.7200026249
    Dick Drott24.3641.10000103.631.2100018122
    Pitching Totals:9101111251 000106573

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Sadecki 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Jim Brewer 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Joe Schaffernoth 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Dick Drott 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Sadecki 35;  Lindy McDaniel 4;  Jim Brewer 8;  Bob Anderson 19;  Joe Schaffernoth 3;  Don Elston 7;  Dick Drott 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:39    Attendance:  5,122
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Al Forman  2B  Frank Dascoli  3B  Frank Secory 

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