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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 69-58W1430 000 001 892
Philadelphia Phillies 53-74L5000 100 100 240
Date of Game:  Monday, August 24, 1959
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Gil Hodges - 5 RBis
  • Ed Keegan - 1st career game
  • Sandy Koufax - 13 Strikeouts

  • Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Gilliam2b30.311511001.30910599822417
    Wally Moonlf29.143421010.299107752105510
    Norm Larkerrf-1b28.240432112.276741737330
    Duke Snidercf-rf32.339410111.32192138419720
    Gil Hodges1b35.142413501.28986143917602
        Don Demetercf24.060000000.25310415015572
    Johnny Roseboroc26.103400001.249852346256
    Don Zimmer3b28.219301010.178824223253
    Maury Willsss26.326401102.2315050033
    Sandy Koufaxp23.238400003.13224115000
    Totals: 36898411.2508095717 

    Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Richie Ashburncf32.158210021.27912213831199
    Sparky Anderson2b25.183401002.2051201200293
    Ed Bouchee1b26.170301010.28611336512620
    Wally Postrf30.046400002.24610181117710
    Gene Freese3b25.228401001.27110343916527
    Harry Andersonlf27.349400001.24611237013541
    Joe Koppess28.309311110.269981146236
    Valmy Thomasc30.307300002.21057200171
        Dave Philleyph39.100100001.3088011486330
        Taylor Phillipsp26.067000000.07735119000
        Jack Meyerp27.154200002.08339182000
        Bob Bowmanph28.106100001.13051250250
        Ray Semprochp28.229000000.1382456020
        Jim Bolgerph27.183100000.07538277000
    Totals: 32241413.12510935834 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Sparky Anderson (6), Ed Bouchee (23)
    HR:  Gil Hodges (17), Joe Koppe (6), Norm Larker (7)
    RBIs:  Gil Hodges 5 (60), Joe Koppe (23), Norm Larker (33), Duke Snider (72), Maury Wills (3)

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Sandy Koufax  (W 6-3)23.238942241313.791.38146915525127
    Pitching Totals:94224131 146915525127

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ed Keegan  (L 0-1)20.0470.1244400----28101811
    Taylor Phillips26.0671.25330116.351.842619735124
    Jack Meyer27.15451000804.091.3961392239183
    Ray Semproch28.22921110215.751.61151142864
    Pitching Totals:99884112 1307951103372

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Sandy Koufax 2;  Ed Keegan; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Sandy Koufax 146-91-55;  Ed Keegan 28-10-18;  Taylor Phillips 26-19-7;  Jack Meyer 61-39-22;  Ray Semproch 15-11-4; 
    Batters Faced:  Sandy Koufax 36;  Ed Keegan 7;  Taylor Phillips 10;  Jack Meyer 16;  Ray Semproch 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  10,832
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Ken Burkhart  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Jocko Conlan 

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