Season Information
Team Name
1978 Houston Astros
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
74-88 (.457)   GBL: -21
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 9 / 17
Runs For/Against
605 / 634   Diff: -29
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
18
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1962-2020
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1978 Batting Statistics

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  • Regulars
  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • 22-under
  • 36-over
  • Hitters
  • Pitchers
  • Recently Active
  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    23Enos Cabell3B28R10---L - S - E1626609219531877133152280534114.295.321.398.71969426346.164.103.3263.1711.533.6494.31.0123.6
    21Terry PuhlOF21L5---L - S - E1495858716925633532144846437511.289.343.368.71164721534.191.079.3067.427.110.96195.00.4620.1
    25Jose CruzOF30L12---L - S - E153565791783491083379575702399.315.376.460.83662726053.296.145.3359.099.091.0056.51.5929.8
    27Bob Watson1B32R14---L - S - E13946151133254147931515740111618.289.357.451.80852720843.278.162.2979.6810.821.1232.92.6632.3
    18Art Howe2B31R8---L - S - E11942046123333755233441115313.293.343.436.77946118343.221.143.3087.388.891.2160.01.5235.0
    29Denny WallingOF24L4---L - S - E120247306211333692302410232.251.332.356.6882808817.255.105.26610.718.570.8082.31.0727.4
    9Julio Gonzalez2B25R7---L - S - E782232452311166183117017.233.263.269.532239605.094.036.2673.3512.973.88223.00.429.6
    17Rafael LandestoySS25B7---L - S - E59218185851097482304002.266.292.298.590230656.083.032.2973.4810.002.880.00.0010.3
    28Cesar CedenoOF27R11---L - S - E50192315482723232152402014.281.333.453.7862098717.359.172.2927.1811.481.6027.43.3531.5
    16Dave Bergman1B25L5---L - S - E10418615435101220393201295.231.361.269.630228506.258.038.27617.1114.040.820.00.0013.9
    13Bruce BochyC23R4---L - S - E541548418031500113500248.266.311.377.6881675811.182.111.3226.5920.963.1851.31.8026.8
    8Luis PujolsC22R6---L - S - E5615311208111100124512116.131.198.216.4141693310.163.085.1767.1026.633.75153.00.5950.0
    13Joe FergusonC31R11---L - S - E5115020315072200373011266.207.363.380.7431915712.420.173.20919.3715.710.8121.43.6638.7
    26Wilbur HowardOF29B6---L - S - E841481734411136252231103.230.268.291.559158436.122.061.2623.1613.924.40148.00.6317.6
    24Jimmy SextonSS26R9---L - S - E8814117293226162132801010.206.273.298.571155427.284.092.2438.3918.062.1570.51.2924.1
    22Jesus AlouOF36R18---L - S - E7713974551219006504314.324.345.417.762152588.137.093.3193.953.290.8369.51.3217.8
    14Roger MetzgerSS30B10---L - S - E45123112741060012902138.220.287.268.555138335.146.048.2358.706.520.750.00.0018.5
    50J.R. RichardP28R7---L - S - E37101818001101112705002.178.186.208.394107211.040.030.2330.9325.2327.00101.00.935.6
    10Mike FischlinSS22R4---L - S - E44863101000104914011.116.165.128.29395111.070.012.1304.219.472.250.00.0010.0
    6Reggie BaldwinC23R2---L - S - E386751750111003300003.254.286.373.65970256.164.119.2544.294.291.0067.01.4335.3
    36Joe NiekroP33R12---L - S - E36656920050001809002.138.138.169.30774112.031.031.1910.0024.320.000.00.0022.2
    42Mark LemongelloP22R3---L - S - E336431110030042206001.172.221.188.40974121.078.016.2625.4129.735.500.00.009.1
    15Keith Drumright2B23L3---L - S - E1755590002013401002.164.207.164.3715990.036.000.1765.086.781.330.00.000.0
    37Tom DixonP23R2---L - S - E3040040001001703001.100.122.100.2224440.025.000.1212.2715.917.000.00.000.0
    8Ed HerrmannC31L15---L - S - E1636141000003301011.111.179.139.3184051.111.028.1217.507.501.000.00.0025.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    38Floyd BannisterP23L2---L - S - E28312510000011205000.161.188.194.3823761.065.033.2632.7032.4312.000.00.0020.0
    43Ken ForschP31R9---L - S - E5227150003000902000.185.185.185.3702950.000.000.2780.0031.030.000.00.000.0
    46Jeff LeonardOF22R6---L - S - E8262102004011200000.385.407.462.86927122.077.077.4173.707.412.000.00.0020.0
    47Joaquin AndujarP25B3---L - S - E36230310030011104000.130.167.174.3412841.087.044.2503.5739.2911.000.00.0033.3
    20J.J. CannonOF24L5---L - S - E818140001010100000.222.222.222.4441840-0.056.000.2350.005.560.000.00.000.0
    48Vern RuhleP27R2---L - S - E13180100010021401001.056.150.056.2062110.111.000.2509.5266.677.000.00.000.0
    19Jim Obradovich1B28L2---L - S - E1017330102001300010.176.222.294.5161851.176.118.2145.5616.673.000.00.0033.3
    35Joe SambitoP26L3---L - S - E626110000001201000.167.286.167.453810.167.000.25012.5025.002.000.00.000.0
    34Rick WilliamsP25R2---L - S - E175000000000200000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    39Bo McLaughlinP24R3---L - S - E123000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    44Oscar ZamoraP33R5---L - S - E102000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    31Dan WarthenP25B4---L - S - E52000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    30Gene PentzP25R3---L - S - E101000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1978 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    50J.R. RichardST28R10---L - S - E18113.113636163000275.1192104951214130316321.216.280.394.619.903.402.15.621
    42Mark LemongelloST22R3---L - S - E9143.94333091231210.1204100922066774391.288.730.862.823.294.281.17.391
    36Joe NiekroST33R13---L - S - E14143.863529101260202.219097871373979091.308.440.583.244.314.311.33.500
    37Tom DixonST/R23R2---L - S - E7113.993019324111140.01407062840660211.299.000.512.574.244.501.65.389
    43Ken ForschR/ST31R11---L - S - E1062.705264228467133.11364440237712011.309.180.142.504.792.971.92.625
    47Joaquin AndujarR/ST25R9---L - S - E573.4235132011221110.2884542358553541.327.160.244.724.473.660.95.417
    38Floyd BannisterST/R23L3---L - S - E394.812816223120110.112059591363947211.669.791.065.147.674.811.49.250
    35Joe SambitoRel26L6---L - S - E493.076200045621188.0853230532961001.338.690.513.279.823.273.00.308
    48Vern RuhleST/R27R7---L - S - E332.1213102213068.0571716020271111.137.540.002.653.572.251.35.500
    34Rick WilliamsR/ST25R2---L - S - E124.6717100516034.2431918210170101.5311.160.522.604.414.931.70.333
    39Bo McLaughlinR/ST24R3---L - S - E015.0112100511223.1301713216103121.9711.570.776.173.866.560.63.000
    30Gene PentzRel25R4---L - S - E006.0010000210015.012131011381011.677.200.607.804.807.800.62.000
    44Oscar ZamoraRel33R5---L - S - E007.2010000110015.02012122760101.8012.001.204.203.607.200.86.000
    31Dan WarthenR/ST25L4---L - S - E014.22510034010.210553220201.128.442.531.691.694.221.00.000
    45Frank RiccelliRel25L3---L - S - E000.0020002203.01000010000.333.000.000.003.000.000.00.000
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1978 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CLuis Pujols5500.02713362310304.9815.500.0034.098.21
    CBruce Bochy5300.02683585311303.9745.700.0032.798.12
    CJoe Ferguson5100.02882920319317.9946.200.0031.5100.03
    CReggie Baldwin1700.0768418884.9554.900.0010.544.74
    CEd Herrmann1400.06530068681.0004.900.008.687.55
    CWilbur Howard300.04100551.0001.700.001.93.66
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BBob Watson12800.09749596310781069.9928.400.0079.092.11
    1BDave Bergman6600.028016226298296.9934.500.0040.763.52
    1BEnos Cabell1400.07530478781.0005.600.008.68.63
    1BJim Obradovich300.02810129291.0009.700.001.930.04
    1BJose Cruz200.01710118181.0009.000.001.21.35
    1BArt Howe100.0601076.8576.000.000.60.86
    1BLuis Pujols100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.86
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BArt Howe10700.02242891251525513.9774.800.0066.089.91
    2BJulio Gonzalez5400.062112321177174.9833.200.0033.369.22
    2BKeith Drumright1700.02741497268.9444.000.0010.5100.03
    2BJimmy Sexton300.03611109.9003.000.001.93.44
    2BRafael Landestoy200.01001111.0000.500.001.23.45
    2BWilbur Howard100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.26
    2BRoger Metzger100.00200221.0002.000.000.62.26
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BEnos Cabell15300.01362741815428410.9582.700.0094.494.41
    3BArt Howe1100.010130023231.0002.100.006.89.22
    3BJimmy Sexton800.0031043.7500.400.004.99.13
    3BJulio Gonzalez400.02200441.0001.000.002.55.14
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSJimmy Sexton5800.05995318157154.9812.700.0035.865.91
    SSRafael Landestoy5000.065132418201197.9803.900.0030.984.72
    SSRoger Metzger4200.059103621168162.9643.900.0025.993.33
    SSMike Fischlin4100.04967911125116.9282.800.0025.393.24
    SSJulio Gonzalez1700.01925474844.9172.600.0010.521.85
    SSEnos Cabell100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.66
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFJose Cruz15200.0311480323315.9752.100.0093.899.31
    OFTerry Puhl14800.0386632395392.9922.600.0091.499.32
    OFDenny Walling7800.0140432147144.9801.800.0048.165.03
    OFCesar Cedeno5000.0149221153151.9873.000.0030.9100.04
    OFWilbur Howard3800.03920041411.0001.100.0023.545.25
    OFDave Bergman2900.0480205048.9601.700.0017.927.96
    OFJesus Alou2800.0401104241.9761.500.0017.336.47
    OFJeff Leonard800.01610117171.0002.100.004.9100.08
    OFJ.J. Cannon500.0702097.7781.400.003.162.59
    OFRafael Landestoy300.04000441.0001.300.001.95.110
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PJoe Sambito62088.0616232422.9170.400.2538.3100.01
    PKen Forsch520133.1924203533.9430.600.2532.1100.02
    PJ.R. Richard360275.12938307067.9571.900.2422.297.33
    PJoaquin Andujar350110.21127414238.9051.100.3421.697.24
    PJoe Niekro350202.218210339391.0001.100.1921.697.24
    PMark Lemongello330210.11534215149.9611.500.2320.4100.06
    PTom Dixon300140.01216112928.9660.900.2018.5100.07
    PFloyd Bannister280110.11602771.0000.300.0617.3100.08
    PRick Williams17034.2171098.8890.500.2310.5100.09
    PVern Ruhle13068.0470011111.0000.800.168.0100.010
    PBo McLaughlin12023.11300441.0000.300.177.4100.011
    PGene Pentz10015.03600991.0000.900.606.2100.012
    POscar Zamora10015.01201331.0000.300.206.2100.012
    PDan Warthen5010.21100221.0000.400.203.1100.014
    PFrank Riccelli203.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.015
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.