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

GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Baltimore Orioles 78-57L2000 103 000 01 5102
National League 0-0--001 020 010 02 6113
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 29, 1961
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Rocky Bridges - 4 hits

  • Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

     
    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Brooks Robinson3b24.103522000.2901355914471
    Whitey Herzoglf29.294511101.297934584291
    Jackie Brandtcf27.123512200.30811351412628
    Jim Gentile1b27.087301011.324121275421201
    Earl Robinsonrf24.299501102.27679877264
    Ron Hansenss23.146501002.24212929610471
    Hank Foilesc32.080300000.255344805160
        Dave Philleyph41.105100001.2668813191232
        Charlie Lauc28.139100000.1913389051
    Marv Breeding2b27.174300001.208772291144
        Marv Throneberryph27.361100000.2288633111360
        Jerry Adair2b24.255111000.2481091357295
    Billy Hoeftp29.104401111.18731318030
    Totals: 42510529.23811285122 

    National League Batting Stats

     
    National LeaguePosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Albie Pearsonrf26.351310130.2911184177388
    Joe Koppess30.314522110.264712665301
    George Thomaslf23.273602102.29368709402
    Steve Bilko1b32.289511112.2959644417511
    Earl Averillc29.355410011.2699728619481
    Ken Huntcf27.047500001.25212515620737
    Eddie Yost3b34.320501001.1816316221110
    Rocky Bridges2b34.022514000.230588902141
    Jack Springp28.171200001.000713000
        Del Riceph38.306101000.250436834110
        Johnny Jamespr28.037000000.0003766000
        Art Fowlerp39.057000000.08342226000
        Leon Wagnerph27.108000000.26810830120553
        Eli Grbap27.020100001.1923477290
    Totals: 42611469.2629675517 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Brooks Robinson (30), George Thomas 2 (8)
    HR:  Steve Bilko (17), Joe Koppe (5)
    RBIs:  Steve Bilko (51), Jackie Brandt 2 (62), Whitey Herzog (29), Billy Hoeft (3), Joe Koppe (30), Albie Pearson (38), Earl Robinson (26), George Thomas (40)
    CS: George Thomas (3)
    GDP:  Ron Hansen (17)

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

     
    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Billy Hoeft  (L 4-4)29.10410.111646922.051.2000031307
    Pitching Totals:10.31164692 00031307

    National League Pitching Stats

     
    National LeagueAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack Spring28.17164431504.501.58000713
    Art Fowler39.05721000203.601.0700042238
    Eli Grba  (W 8-11)27.02035111203.871.440003376
    Pitching Totals:111054290 00082327

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Billy Hoeft 0-0-0;  Jack Spring 0-0-0;  Art Fowler 0-0-0;  Eli Grba 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Billy Hoeft 49;  Jack Spring 25;  Art Fowler 7;  Eli Grba 14; 
    Time of Game:  3:10    Attendance:  6,522
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Kinnamon  1B  Eddie Hurley  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Jim Honochick 


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