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


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 46-38L5100 002 200 593
St. Louis Cardinals 44-46W2001 003 002 6114
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 18, 1959
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park III
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill White - 4 hits

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Brutoncf33.251501000.300437254154
    Eddie Mathews3b27.279321111.3224998415351
    Hank Aaronrf25.163311010.3614872914461
    Frank Torre1b27.201402100.25039399080
    Lee Mayelf24.219201010.42922000
        Andy Pafkoph-lf38.143100000.33314943040
    Del Crandallc29.135400000.289467889241
    Johnny Loganss32.117401002.3314110077180
    Johnny O'Brien2b28.219200000.17524238050
        Mickey Vernonph41.087101000.200271211180
        Felix Mantillapr-2b24.354110000.15629214151
    Bob Rushp33.209200001.23110248000
        Joey Jayp23.338000000.125855000
        Wes Covingtonph27.113000000.254472951190
        Joe Adcockph31.262111200.284238696150
        Bob Buhlp30.340100001.08011164000
    Totals: 3459435.2654618871 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b27.124500000.2818553611613
    Joe Cunninghamrf27.326222130.344773993351
    Bill Whitelf25.171514200.3537922574710
    Ken Boyer3b28.059512100.3148064016568
    Gino Cimolicf29.212401001.307844087594
    Stan Musial1b38.239300010.2716811588330
    Hal Smithc28.047200001.2758233410352
        George Croweph36.118100000.291395563130
        Ray Kattc32.070000000.30413380020
        Gene Oliverph-c24.118100001.26727274181
    Alex Grammasss33.106311000.278675482172
        Wally Shannonph26.176101000.42966000
        Curt Floodpr21.181010000.22462191150
    Dick Rickettsp25.226200000.07788000
        Marshall Bridgesp28.046100001.2671010130
        Dick Grayph28.007000000.2053997373
    Totals: 35611444.3148265523 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Alex Grammas (8)
    HR:  Joe Adcock (6), Eddie Mathews (15)
    RBIs:  Joe Adcock 2 (15), Ken Boyer (56), Joe Cunningham (35), Eddie Mathews (35), Frank Torre (8), Bill White 2 (47)
    CS: Stan Musial (1)
    SH:  Dick Gray (2)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Rush33.20955423102.651.4100010256
    Joey Jay23.33811000004.501.43000957
    Bob Buhl  (L 3-6)30.3402.25221302.671.3300011177
    Pitching Totals:8.71164440 00030490

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Ricketts25.2266.17432214.831.6800088
    Marshall Bridges  (W 4-1)28.0462.22111313.921.380001010
    Pitching Totals:9954352 0001818

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Rush 0-0-0;  Joey Jay 0-0-0;  Bob Buhl 0-0-0;  Dick Ricketts 0-0-0;  Marshall Bridges 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Rush 22;  Joey Jay 4;  Bob Buhl 14;  Dick Ricketts 26;  Marshall Bridges 11; 
    Time of Game:  2:44    Attendance:  27,406
    Umpires:   Home:   Dusty Boggess  1B  Ed Sudol  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Stan Landes 

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