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 41-39L15.53613000 000 020 251
New York Mets 51-29W1--111210 022 00x 7122
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 02, 1988
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Rafael Ramirez - 1000th career game
  • Darryl Strawberry - 500th career RBI

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Hatchercf27.271400001.2897840733122
    Rafael Ramirezss30.134301101.2637310002312
    Bill Doran2b30.035400102.257638453329
        Dave Meadsp24.177000000.000550000
    Kevin Bassrf29.051401000.2687978263821
    Buddy Bell3b36.310300000.192332306061
        Jim Pankovits2b32.331101000.259452931112
    Craig Reynolds1b-3b35.187400000.263421354193
    Louie Meadowslf27.064300010.2001016123
    Alex Trevinoc30.310310010.24332776043
    Bob Knepperp34.038100000.03715381020
        Gerald Youngph23.253101000.2627514601944
        Ernie Camachop33.151000000.00012164000
        Terry Puhlph31.359111000.3455513000510
        Steve Henderson1b35.226000000.225351078041
    Totals: 3225224.15665210898 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Mookie Wilsoncf32.144422211.260519752177
    Tim Teufel2b29.360501000.253445502160
    Kevin McReynoldslf28.260502100.27972719104210
    Darryl Strawberryrf26.112412310.30176745205318
    Gary Carterc34.085400000.2466818948320
    Howard Johnson3b27.215411100.24678645154213
    Dave Magadan1b25.275411000.312491441140
    Kevin Elsterss23.333312010.22375996242
    Dwight Goodenp23.228311000.21618140180
    Totals: 36712731.3335315911 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Kevin McReynolds (12), Jim Pankovits (7), Tim Teufel (7), Mookie Wilson (11)
    HR:  Howard Johnson (15), Darryl Strawberry (20)
    RBIs:  Bill Doran (32), Howard Johnson (42), Kevin McReynolds (42), Rafael Ramirez (31), Darryl Strawberry 3 (53), Mookie Wilson 2 (17)
    SB:  Louie Meadows (3), Rafael Ramirez (2), Gerald Young (44)
    SH:  Dwight Gooden (5)
    SF:  Rafael Ramirez (3)
    GDP:  Kevin Elster (4)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Bob Knepper  (L 8-2)34.03856552122.471.2397574015386
    Ernie Camacho33.15125221007.882.1937231412165
    Dave Meads24.17711000001.801.101284550
    Pitching Totals:81277312 146885832601

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Dwight Gooden  (W 11-4)23.22895202402.911.13126883818142
    Pitching Totals:9520240 126883818142

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Ernie Camacho; Dwight Gooden; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Knepper 97-57-40;  Ernie Camacho 37-23-14;  Dave Meads 12-8-4;  Dwight Gooden 126-88-38; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Knepper 24;  Ernie Camacho 12;  Dave Meads 4;  Dwight Gooden 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:39    Attendance:  44,715
    Umpires:   Home:   Dana DeMuth  1B  Harry Wendelstedt  2B  Greg Bonin  3B  Randy Marsh 

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