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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
New York Mets 41-53W11361021030 000 100 002 6132
San Francisco Giants 48-52L38.53817001 010 101 001 5165
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 24, 1979
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Ivie - 4 hits

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Joel Youngbloodrf27.331612001.28890353123513
    Frank Taverasss29.212500001.2529680902124
    Steve Hendersonlf26.248500012.2979134753812
    Richie Hebner3b31.241300002.2657913686501
        Alex Trevino3b21.332311102.32936420110
    Willie Montanez1b31.114513010.2289113245370
    John Stearnsc27.338612200.2469046453710
    Elliott Maddoxcf31.216511011.25549862081
    Doug Flynn2b28.097613000.231905553340
    Kevin Kobelp25.295201101.2001762020
        Ed Glynnp26.051000000.0002038000
        Ed Kranepoolph34.258100000.182381808150
        Neil Allenp21.181000000.0002424000
        Andy Hasslerp27.280100000.0001870000
        Dale Murrayp29.172000000.00046351000
        Gil Floresph26.270100000.21635150050
        Wayne Twitchellp31.136000000.40026263000
        Tom Hausmanp26.115000000.1251143000
    Totals: 496134310.2659478933 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Northcf31.070201211.2719294552739
        Dennis Littlejohnc24.293100100.2411012060
    Joe Strain2b25.085401000.3002222162
        Gary Lavellep30.202100001.33346326000
        Pedro Borbonp32.234000000.33340562000
        Vida Blueph29.361010010.14322145120
    Jack Clarkrf23.257500010.2629942519656
    Mike Ivie1b26.350604000.2967659515543
    Darrell Evans3b32.059602100.25198124511455
    Larry Herndonlf-cf25.263601000.277794065246
    Johnnie LeMasterss25.035333000.276592831176
        Willie McCoveyph41.195100000.26671248914450
        Roger Metzgerss31.288100000.2136811580217
        Mike Sadekph-c33.055200001.245462831101
        Terry Whitfieldph-lf26.193111020.301903844364
    John Montefuscop29.060202100.18213155010
        Rob Andrewsph-2b26.225101010.27845462041
    Totals: 42516563.3819769897 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Johnnie LeMaster (8), John Stearns (21), Joel Youngblood (19)
    RBIs:  Darrell Evans (45), Kevin Kobel (2), Dennis Littlejohn (6), John Montefusco (1), Billy North 2 (27), John Stearns 2 (37), Alex Trevino (11)
    CS: Terry Whitfield (4)
    SH:  Rob Andrews (2), Frank Taveras (6)
    SF:  Dennis Littlejohn (2), Billy North (3)
    GDP:  Andy Hassler (1), Joe Strain (2)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Kevin Kobel25.2955.210221203.361.317849291889
    Ed Glynn26.0510.10000002.631.671102046
    Neil Allen21.1811.23111004.581.7212842525
    Andy Hassler27.2800.12110004.421.5353218170
    Dale Murray29.17221000103.721.511010046351
    Wayne Twitchell  (W 4-2)31.13610114004.961.821821626271
    Tom Hausman  (Sv 2)26.11510000002.001.073301153
    Pitching Totals:121655630 12776511641005

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Montefusco29.06076412804.251.39113704312153
    Gary Lavelle30.20243000202.221.341919046326
    Pedro Borbon  (L 4-3)32.23414221003.981.38117440563
    Pitching Totals:1213633100 1439647981042

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Andy Hassler; John Montefusco; 
    Balks:  Gary Lavelle; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Kevin Kobel 78-49-29;  Ed Glynn 1-1-0;  Neil Allen 12-8-4;  Andy Hassler 5-3-2;  Dale Murray 10-10-0;  Wayne Twitchell 18-2-16;  Tom Hausman 3-3-0;  John Montefusco 113-70-43;  Gary Lavelle 19-19-0;  Pedro Borbon 11-7-4; 
    Batters Faced:  Kevin Kobel 23;  Ed Glynn 1;  Neil Allen 9;  Andy Hassler 3;  Dale Murray 6;  Wayne Twitchell 6;  Tom Hausman 3;  John Montefusco 30;  Gary Lavelle 15;  Pedro Borbon 8; 
    Time of Game:  3:55    Attendance:  24,821
    Umpires:   Home:   Dutch Rennert  1B  Ed Montague  2B  Lee Weyer  3B  Harry Wendelstedt 

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