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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 2-3L32.55713000 002 010 392
Houston Astros 3-3W324611040 010 00x 592
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 14, 1976
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Dave Rader - 500th career game

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Von Joshuacf27.348412001.2735387000
    Derrel Thomas2b25.090413000.2785535000
    Bobby Murcerrf29.329400100.33351110130
    Gary Matthewslf25.283401101.3124442140
    Willie Montanez1b28.013401000.2785780011
    Chris Speierss25.290300010.2005747010
    Ken Reitz3b24.295402000.2635488000
    Dave Raderc27.109400003.1675500020
    Mike Caldwellp27.082100000.0001172000
        Gary Thomassonph24.260010010.0002358000
        Dave Heaverlop25.232000000.000345000
        Steve Ontiverosph24.171100000.2004256000
        Greg Mintonp24.260000000.00026000
    Totals: 3339225.273515826 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Milbourne2b25.059412100.2386191020
    Enos Cabell3b26.188411100.4006238050
    Wilbur Howardcf27.096411000.0564205001
    Bob Watson1b30.004402100.4176883150
    Leon Robertslf25.082400000.1674150120
    Greg Grossrf23.256411001.2636307020
    Skip Jutzec29.321400001.0834173010
    Roger Metzgerss28.187312101.3166727030
    Larry Dierkerp29.204200000.0001303000
        Ken Boswellph30.050100000.4005772000
        Jose Sosap23.107000000.000329000
        Larry Hardyp28.095000000.000483000
    Totals: 3459403.265554061 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Roger Metzger (1)
    3B:  Enos Cabell (1), Roger Metzger (1)
    RBIs:  Enos Cabell (5), Gary Matthews (4), Roger Metzger (3), Larry Milbourne (2), Bobby Murcer (3), Bob Watson (5)
    SB:  Wilbur Howard (1)
    GDP:  Willie Montanez (2), Chris Speier (1)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Caldwell  (L 0-1)27.08257430205.401.400001173
    Dave Heaverlo25.23211000000.000.75000345
    Greg Minton24.26021000100.000.5000026
    Pitching Totals:8943030 0006224

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Larry Dierker  (W 1-1)29.204662212010.502.170002313
    Jose Sosa23.107121101018.003.00000328
    Larry Hardy  (Sv 1)28.09521001206.001.83000483
    Pitching Totals:9933250 0009424

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Greg Minton; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Caldwell 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Greg Minton 0-0-0;  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Jose Sosa 0-0-0;  Larry Hardy 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Caldwell 23;  Dave Heaverlo 4;  Greg Minton 7;  Larry Dierker 23;  Jose Sosa 5;  Larry Hardy 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:00    Attendance:  7,784
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Bruce Froemming  3B  Jerry Dale 

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