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
Kansas City Athletics 37-64W129.58814000 000 110 000 1 3112
Cleveland Indians 53-55L1175510000 010 001 000 0 260
Date of Game:  Friday, August 09, 1957
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Woodie Held - 4 strikeouts
  • Vic Power - 4 hits

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Vic Power1b29.282604000.262794739271
    Billy Hunter2b29.066610001.185724715141
    Bob Cervlf31.096412021.297832967280
    Lou Skizasrf25.068502101.2488517112323
    Billy Martin3b29.085601101.265825367276
    Woodie Heldcf25.137611104.247495112293
    Tim Thompsonc33.161400010.173531525120
        Jack Urbanpr28.247000000.2672121001
        Virgil Trucksp40.105000010.17433222020
    Joe DeMaestriss28.243501001.273947044224
    Ralph Terryp21.213400000.1331821000
        Irv Norenph32.253000010.232688062160
        Hal Smithpr-c26.245000000.2937432112292
    Totals: 46311359.2398114245 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Al Smith3b-lf29.184400010.2391055779357
    Bobby Avila2b33.129600000.2708810213272
    Gene Woodlinglf34.358500001.3299284911510
        George Strickland3b31.211000000.219697241130
        Bob Lemonph36.321100001.06722383110
    Vic Wertz1b32.181412110.30510687220781
        Dick Williamspr28.094000000.249872865252
        Cal McLishp31.251100000.1303499120
    Roger Mariscf22.333511100.250808012416
    Rocky Colavitorf23.364300012.25610220819641
        Joe Caffiepr-rf26.176100000.111517000
    Hal Naragonc28.312402001.22843200070
        Larry Rainespr27.153000000.26279792142
        Johnny Grayp29.242000000.000325000
        Joe Altobelliph-1b25.075100000.20865107031
    Chico Carrasquelss29.199400010.2579410267410
    Early Wynnp37.216301001.11828288040
        Russ Nixonph-c22.171100000.27947471150
    Totals: 4326246.14011496888 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joe DeMaestri (11)
    HR:  Woodie Held (12), Roger Maris (12), Vic Wertz (20)
    RBIs:  Woodie Held (29), Roger Maris (41), Billy Martin (27), Lou Skizas (32), Vic Wertz (78)
    SB:  Roger Maris (6)
    SH:  Joe DeMaestri (3), Russ Nixon (1), Al Smith (5)
    SF:  Lou Skizas (2)
    GDP:  Vic Power (8), Lou Skizas (9)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ralph Terry21.213115222523.221.240001821
    Virgil Trucks  (W 8-4)40.10521002103.001.4300033230
    Pitching Totals:13622462 00051251

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Early Wynn37.216109221714.051.3300029285
    Johnny Gray29.24220002102.401.40000429
    Cal McLish  (L 5-5)31.25112112103.221.310003294
    Pitching Totals:131133591 00065408

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ralph Terry 0-0-0;  Virgil Trucks 0-0-0;  Early Wynn 0-0-0;  Johnny Gray 0-0-0;  Cal McLish 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ralph Terry 39;  Virgil Trucks 10;  Early Wynn 39;  Johnny Gray 7;  Cal McLish 7; 
    Time of Game:  3:55    Attendance:  8,991
    Umpires:   Home:   Red Flaherty  1B  Nestor Chylak  2B  Bill Summers  3B  Jim Honochick 

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