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 35-83L3000 000 000 0100
Minnesota Twins 62-53W3000 000 10x 151
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 12, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jerry Koosman - Complete game/Shutout

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rickey Hendersoncf20.230402000.251454501012
    Mike Heathlf24.188400001.26142752181
    Jeff Newmanc30.335402000.23510234420621
    Dave Revering1b26.181401001.2898523714530
    Jim Essian3b28.222402000.280644037260
        Larry Murraypr26.133000000.185842052175
    Tony Armasrf26.031401001.2396627910300
    Mitchell Pagedh27.302400001.25110840093713
    Dave Chalk2b28.347300000.24252784191
    Rob Piccioloss26.189302000.268732991172
    Totals: 34010004.2947213071 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf24.090300010.318671882275
    Rob Wilfong2b25.345301011.3181012646448
    Ken Landreauxcf24.233400000.31411322975810
    Mike Cubbage3b29.022313000.262685072171
        John Castino3b24.293000000.2721041043363
    Danny Goodwindh25.344201100.32322852140
    Glenn Adamslf31.313300001.309974368442
        Dave Edwardslf25.169000000.25462776215
    Roy Smalleyss26.291300001.31111564521811
    Ron Jackson1b26.095300000.27011346411483
    Butch Wynegarc23.151300000.2631065346452
    Totals: 2715123.1859683533 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Mike Cubbage (7), Danny Goodwin (5), Rob Picciolo (8)
    RBIs:  Danny Goodwin (14)
    SH:  Danny Goodwin (1)
    GDP:  Mike Heath (11)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Langford  (L 7-13)27.14585112304.301.3900026112
    Pitching Totals:8511230 00026112

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jerry Koosman  (W 14-10)35.233910000403.641.3900026402
    Pitching Totals:91000040 00026402

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rick Langford 0-0-0;  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rick Langford 30;  Jerry Koosman 34; 
    Time of Game:  1:43    Attendance:  14,500
    Umpires:   Home:   Ken Kaiser  1B  Rocky Roe  2B  Ron Luciano  3B  Russ Goetz 

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