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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Montreal Expos 23-22L1000 000 000 030
Houston Astros 28-27W1020 101 00x 460
Date of Game:  Thursday, June 06, 1974
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Lee May - 2 home runs
  • Larry Dierker - Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter

  • Montreal Expos Batting Stats

    Montreal ExposPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Hunt3b33.103301010.217411394050
    Larry Lintz2b24.239000000.24731830313
        Jim Cox2b24.009200002.21942511161
        Bob Baileyph31.236100000.2654415245221
    Willie Daviscf34.052402001.3284319921288
    Ken Singletonrf26.362400000.283455311252
    Ron Fairly1b35.329300011.2263119364180
    Boots Daylf26.280300000.33318435020
    Tim Foliss23.180300001.255284040122
    Terry Humphreyc24.306200001.20817138030
        Bob Stinsonph-c28.238100000.3649109130
    Steve Renkop29.178200001.19210179010
        Mike Jorgensenph25.294100000.31027406050
        John Montaguep26.268000000.0001216000
    Totals: 2903027.1033989198 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Greg Grossrf-lf21.309401000.34450630104
    Roger Metzgerss26.240400001.26238489065
    Cesar Cedenocf23.101400001.29955575114025
    Bob Watsonlf28.057400001.302536484260
        Bob Gallagherrf25.334000000.19645122020
    Lee May1b31.075322200.2715311079300
    Johnny Edwardsc35.361311000.214181433151
    Doug Rader3b29.311311101.254549315296
        Denis Menke3b33.320000000.105221544010
    Tommy Helms2b33.032200010.3085211862232
    Larry Dierkerp27.257301000.19211247000
    Totals: 3046314.2004518345 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Willie Davis (8), Larry Dierker (1), Doug Rader (9)
    HR:  Lee May 2 (9)
    RBIs:  Lee May 2 (30), Doug Rader (29)
    GDP:  Ken Singleton (7)

    Montreal Expos Pitching Stats

    Steve Renko  (L 3-6)29.17876441324.851.4500011175
    John Montague26.26810000102.051.180001216
    Pitching Totals:8644142 00023191

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Larry Dierker  (W 3-3)27.25793002702.281.1700011255
    Pitching Totals:9300270 00011255

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Steve Renko 2; 
    Balks:  Larry Dierker; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Renko 0-0-0;  John Montague 0-0-0;  Larry Dierker 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Renko 28;  John Montague 3;  Larry Dierker 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:11    Attendance:  8,029
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Jerry Dale  3B  Chris Pelekoudas 

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