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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 61-72W1000 001 030 471
Kansas City Royals 78-55L5000 000 001 171
Date of Game:  Friday, September 03, 1976
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Tommy Boggs - 1st career win

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gene Clineslf29.332511002.2639362603410
    Toby Harrahss27.312412001.27212680612606
    Mike Hargrove1b26.312310010.2861274036531
    Jeff Burroughsrf25.180110030.22913067214780
    Roy Howell3b22.259301102.2491172557481
        Danny Thompsonph-3b29.214101200.243846801173
    Tom Grievedh28.183400000.24612250113644
    Len Randle2b27.203402000.21911558113727
    Juan Beniquezcf26.113400001.26611935202316
    Jim Sundbergc25.108400001.2191154012280
    Totals: 3347347.21211485277 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tom Poquettelf24.309301010.324821032296
    Amos Otiscf29.130400000.2881281069167524
    George Brett3b23.111302010.33113143665617
    John Mayberry1b27.197410000.24213381813843
    Hal McRaedh31.055401000.35112274886120
        Dave Nelsonpr32.075000000.2376877611613
    Al Cowensrf24.314401100.26612535535521
    Bob Stinsonc30.327301010.269622632233
    Freddie Patekss31.329200000.245120110214044
        Jamie Quirkph-ss21.316200001.24053671130
    Frank White2b25.364301000.23512338423820
        Tom Hallp28.285000000.00034355000
        Mark Littellp23.229000000.0004853000
    Totals: 3217131.21912296529 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Toby Harrah (18), Tom Poquette (17)
    RBIs:  Al Cowens (55), Roy Howell (48), Danny Thompson 2 (17)
    SB:  Al Cowens (21), Freddie Patek (44), Len Randle (27)
    CS: Freddie Patek (12), Tom Poquette (5), Len Randle (12), Frank White (8)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Tommy Boggs  (W 1-4)20.31497113103.271.3300088
    Pitching Totals:9711310 00088

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Al Fitzmorris  (L 15-10)30.1667.16333603.061.2800030237
    Tom Hall28.28500101004.641.5200032348
    Mark Littell23.2291.21000101.861.160004964
    Pitching Totals:9743470 000111649

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Tommy Boggs; 
    Balks:  Al Fitzmorris; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tommy Boggs 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Tom Hall 0-0-0;  Mark Littell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tommy Boggs 35;  Al Fitzmorris 30;  Tom Hall 1;  Mark Littell 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:54    Attendance:  17,748
    Umpires:   Home:   Dave Phillips  1B  Rich Garcia  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Bill Kunkel 

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