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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 41-40W4500 000 010 6100
New York Mets 31-50L3002 000 001 352
Date of Game:  Friday, July 08, 1983
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Nolan Ryan - 12 Strikeouts

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Omar Morenocf30.257512000.24976101901827
    Terry Puhlrf27.000412101.283628102169
    Dickie Thonss25.018311111.30880380104420
    Phil Garner3b34.069402100.24980128894610
    Jose Cruzlf35.335311011.29880166663714
    Ray Knight1b30.192411101.335748275390
    Bill Doran2b25.041411200.242781044194
    Luis Pujolsc27.233400000.212323030100
    Nolan Ryanp36.158300001.03611244000
        Harry Spilmanph28.355100000.17325226160
        Bill Dawleyp25.152000000.3332626000
    Totals: 35610625.2866246893 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Mookie Wilsoncf27.150401012.2497935722731
    Hubie Brooks3b26.287411002.279803285344
    Keith Hernandez1b29.261310012.2997811885373
    George Fosterlf34.219402100.25178153514440
    Darryl Strawberryrf21.118300112.19949498296
    Ron Hodgesc34.016300012.216625540100
    Brian Giles2b23.072411102.242741271119
    Jose Oquendoss20.004400000.24358580145
        Scott Holmanp24.293000000.2221523020
        Rusty Staubph39.098100000.3535127411140
        Tom Gormanp25.204100001.500320000
        Danny Heepph26.005000010.285542194123
        Walt Terrellp25.058000000.00058000
        Dave Kingmanph34.199100001.20965145713262
    Totals: 32353514.1567518664 

    Game Stats


    2B:  George Foster 2 (10), Terry Puhl (7), Dickie Thon (14)
    3B:  Ray Knight (2), Terry Puhl (4)
    HR:  Bill Doran (4), Brian Giles (1)
    RBIs:  Bill Doran 2 (19), George Foster (44), Phil Garner (46), Brian Giles (11), Ray Knight (39), Terry Puhl (16), Darryl Strawberry (29), Dickie Thon (44)
    SB:  Jose Cruz (14), Omar Moreno (27), Dickie Thon (20), Mookie Wilson (31)
    GDP:  Ray Knight (8)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Nolan Ryan  (W 8-1)36.158842251201.981.0400011498
    Bill Dawley25.15211110212.050.890002626
    Pitching Totals:95335141 00037524

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Mike Torrez  (L 5-9)36.3140.26550014.301.5200022465
    Scott Holman24.2931.11000003.981.510001624
    Tom Gorman25.20451000405.540.92000421
    Walt Terrell25.05822112105.191.4600058
    Pitching Totals:91066251 00047518

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0;  Bill Dawley 0-0-0;  Mike Torrez 0-0-0;  Scott Holman 0-0-0;  Tom Gorman 0-0-0;  Walt Terrell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Nolan Ryan 33;  Bill Dawley 4;  Mike Torrez 7;  Scott Holman 5;  Tom Gorman 15;  Walt Terrell 10; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  12,722
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe West  1B  Steve Rippley  2B  Dick Stello  3B  Satch Davidson 

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