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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 42-57L2000 000 000 061
Detroit Tigers 54-41W2000 010 20x 392
Date of Game:  Friday, July 25, 1969
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Northrup - 4 hits
  • Denny McLain - Complete game/Shutout

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Keoughcf23.199402001.1543771021
        Dick Dragop24.030000000.0002727010
    Paul Schaal3b26.144400003.31423492082
    Joe Foy1b26.154301010.2458651753923
    Lou Piniellalf25.332401001.2999010010520
    Buck Martinezc20.260400000.2602727170
    Bob Oliverrf-cf26.167401002.252848711353
    Jerry Adair2b32.220400000.2507211032210
    Jackie Hernandezss28.317401000.2289126732613
    Roger Nelsonp25.048200000.0872246020
        Hawk Taylorph-rf30.113100001.356443173190
    Totals: 3406018.1766033054 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tom Treshss31.308301001.2228311357282
        Mickey Stanleypr-ss27.005121100.233925177377
    Jim Northrupcf29.244404000.2799159713392
    Al Kalinerf34.218300100.28183217712460
    Norm Cash1b34.257300010.27884145513470
    Willie Hortonlf26.280300011.2397767114491
    Bill Freehanc27.238301010.2558991313311
    Don Wert3b30.361401002.199698996212
    Ike Brown2b27.103311011.2153333131
    Denny McLainp25.118300001.18626196060
    Totals: 3039246.3007278593 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jim Northrup (16)
    RBIs:  Al Kaline (46), Mickey Stanley (37)
    SB:  Jackie Hernandez (13), Mickey Stanley (7)
    SH:  Denny McLain (8)
    SF:  Al Kaline (6)
    GDP:  Jerry Adair (9), Ike Brown (5)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Nelson  (L 6-9)25.04866112302.941.230002246
    Dick Drago24.03023222304.661.330002828
    Pitching Totals:8933460 0005074

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Denny McLain  (W 15-5)25.11896001802.391.0500026197
    Pitching Totals:9600180 00026197

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Roger Nelson 0-0-0;  Dick Drago 0-0-0;  Denny McLain 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Roger Nelson 25;  Dick Drago 11;  Denny McLain 35; 
    Time of Game:  1:59    Attendance:  24,294
    Umpires:   Home:   Emmett Ashford  1B  Art Frantz  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Merle Anthony 

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