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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 82-72L2000 100 000 174
New York Mets 93-61W2301 002 00x 690
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 21, 1969
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Matty Alou - 1000th career game

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Matty Aloucf30.273301010.331154100014519
    Dave Cash2b21.102401000.2901010032
    Willie Stargelllf29.199411100.31413887529901
    Carl Taylorrf25.245201010.3551011374330
    Richie Hebner3b21.300401000.2981241268454
    Bob Robertson1b22.354300010.1932835071
    Jerry Mayc25.282401001.232623437231
    Freddie Patekss24.347200000.23913818943015
        Jose Martinezph-ss27.057201001.26975751161
    Steve Blassp27.156200001.24440146190
        Lou Maronep23.292000000.0002828000
        Jose Paganph34.139100000.29010210389391
        Chuck Hartensteinp27.118000000.07154133000
        Frank Brosseaup25.052000000.00022000
    Totals: 3117133.22610564137 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Rod Gasparcf-lf23.171311021.2311121121146
    Wayne Garrett3b21.293311101.2181191191384
        Cleon Jonesph27.048100100.346131582127416
        Bobby Pfeilpr-3b25.313000000.2246060080
    Art Shamskylf27.342322100.3079544714441
        Amos Otiscf22.148000000.1314463030
    Ken Boswell2b23.210402000.283971833307
    Ed Kranepool1b24.317300011.23910688111493
    Ron Swobodarf25.083401001.2401036169521
    Jerry Grotec26.350411001.2491085756402
    Al Weisss31.172401002.226977082233
    Don Cardwellp33.289410001.17027353150
    Totals: 3369338.27310994699 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Rod Gaspar (6)
    3B:  Ken Boswell (7), Al Weis (2)
    HR:  Willie Stargell (29)
    RBIs:  Wayne Garrett (38), Cleon Jones (74), Art Shamsky (44), Willie Stargell (90)
    SF:  Art Shamsky (5)
    GDP:  Dave Cash (1), Ed Kranepool (9), Bob Robertson (4)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Blass  (L 15-10)27.1565.19623604.571.4000036151
    Lou Marone23.2920.20000002.651.090002828
    Chuck Hartenstein27.11810000003.721.1600054132
    Frank Brosseau25.05210000209.002.0000022
    Pitching Totals:8962380 000120313

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Don Cardwell  (W 8-9)33.28997113312.821.2500029367
    Pitching Totals:9711331 00029367

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Blass 0-0-0;  Lou Marone 0-0-0;  Chuck Hartenstein 0-0-0;  Frank Brosseau 0-0-0;  Don Cardwell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Blass 28;  Lou Marone 3;  Chuck Hartenstein 3;  Frank Brosseau 3;  Don Cardwell 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  55,901
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Dick Stello  2B  Augie Donatelli  3B  Mel Steiner 

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