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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 34-36W13.54915000 100 020 371
Kansas City Royals 36-31L1--1510202 000 10x 562
Date of Game:  Friday, June 23, 1978
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Miguel Dilone - 3 stolen bases

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Miguel Dilonerf23.234502000.268611361820
    Tito Fuentes2b34.171400000.00031488000
        Jim Essianc27.172000000.235682812192
    Mario Guerreross28.268411000.279684602220
    Taylor Duncan3b25.042422200.2592028280
    Mitchell Pagedh26.252401000.2595620162810
    Jeff Newmanc29.285300010.237361734110
        Mike Edwardspr-2b25.300000000.2186269086
    Dave Revering1b25.131401100.26067677210
    Dell Alstonlf25.274300001.2001032001
        Joe Wallisph26.166100001.30333226180
    Tony Armascf24.346400001.22938160071
        John Henry Johnsonp21.306000000.00022000
        Elias Sosap28.013000000.00033327000
    Totals: 3637313.1945573650 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Steve Braunlf30.046121030.222439333172
        Willie Wilsonpr-cf22.350110001.23054790919
    Hal McRaedh32.348421000.2686610038346
    George Brett3b25.039402301.299516544298
    Darrell Porterc26.158400001.293617276260
    Clint Hurdle1b20.328200021.26656653250
        Pete LaCock1b26.158000000.20840391050
    Al Cowenscf-rf26.242401202.242646082298
    Tom Poquetterf26.237100000.214422732170
        Joe Zdebph-rf-lf24.361300000.25928133092
    Freddie Patekss33.257301010.27360134012520
    Frank White2b27.292300010.281656303208
        Al Hraboskyp28.337000000.00026356000
    Totals: 3056576.2006567192 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Steve Braun (6), George Brett (19), Taylor Duncan (3), Freddie Patek (12), Dave Revering (8)
    3B:  George Brett (5), Mitchell Page (1)
    HR:  Taylor Duncan (2)
    RBIs:  George Brett 3 (29), Al Cowens 2 (29), Taylor Duncan 2 (8), Dave Revering (21)
    SB:  Miguel Dilone 3 (20)
    GDP:  Taylor Duncan (1)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Langford  (L 1-5)26.0952.24442403.121.280002069
    John Henry Johnson21.30652115102.661.300001616
    Elias Sosa28.0130.10000103.061.3400033326
    Pitching Totals:8655760 00069411

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff  (W 9-6)31.2587.26330112.731.0000017248
    Al Hrabosky  (Sv 10)28.3371.11001201.971.0000026355
    Pitching Totals:9733131 00043603

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rick Langford 0-0-0;  John Henry Johnson 0-0-0;  Elias Sosa 0-0-0;  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Al Hrabosky 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rick Langford 15;  John Henry Johnson 21;  Elias Sosa 1;  Paul Splittorff 31;  Al Hrabosky 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Ken Kaiser  2B  Mike Reilly  3B  Bill Haller 

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