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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 66-62W3100 100 302 790
Cincinnati Reds 71-59L4001 000 000 141
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 27, 1978
Stadium:  Cinergy Field
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Greg Grosscf26.026502000.265986421343
Rodney Scott3b24.315321020.282512390619
Bill Buckner1b28.256422010.311889822504
Bobby Murcerrf32.099211231.278119152575212
Dave Kingmanlf29.249411411.2389188922633
    Gene Clinespr-lf31.325000000.260918410134
Manny Trillo2b27.245500000.2581196203410
Ivan DeJesusss25.230411011.26912636932727
Tim Blackwellc26.008300100.24628152060
Mike Krukowp26.219401000.2412053020
Totals: 3479783.2658316312 

Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

Pete Rose3b37.135400000.304129247353610
Joe Morgan2b34.343311110.245110188496616
Ken Griffeyrf28.139401000.29013067794919
George Fosterlf29.269300011.28512990429953
Dan Driessen1b27.029300011.267123711166624
Johnny Benchc30.264401002.25293160418492
Dave Concepcionss30.071301001.297124116965518
Cesar Geronimocf30.169300002.22310811275267
Tom Seaverp33.283200002.12728431020
    Manny Sarmientop22.207000000.00055101000
    Mike Lumph32.304100000.2877012246210
    Pedro Borbonp31.268000000.20052512010
Totals: 3014139.133115112817 

Game Stats


2B:  Bill Buckner 2 (20), Ken Griffey (28), Mike Krukow (2)
3B:  Greg Gross (6)
HR:  Dave Kingman (22), Joe Morgan (9)
RBIs:  Tim Blackwell (6), Dave Kingman 4 (63), Joe Morgan (66), Bobby Murcer 2 (52)
SH:  Tim Blackwell (3)
SF:  Tim Blackwell (1)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Mike Krukow  (W 6-2)26.21994113913.531.15181352056
Pitching Totals:9411391 181352056

Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

Tom Seaver  (L 11-13)33.28377545313.071.23128429416
Manny Sarmiento22.20710001003.901.2400054100
Pedro Borbon31.26812222004.601.2573452513
Pitching Totals:9976831 191181351029

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Krukow 18-13-5;  Tom Seaver 12-8-4;  Manny Sarmiento 0-0-0;  Pedro Borbon 7-3-4; 
Batters Faced:  Mike Krukow 33;  Tom Seaver 33;  Manny Sarmiento 4;  Pedro Borbon 7; 
Time of Game:  2:15    Attendance:  40,014
Umpires:   Home:   Paul Runge  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Jerry Dale  3B  John McSherry 

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