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1968 Houston AstrosOrganizational Roster
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Fred Gladding played in the Houston Astros organization in 1968
The Org Roster is a list of all players who played at least one game for the Houston Astros organization in 1968. This includes the Major League parent team and the minor league affiliates. Players who played on more than one of these teams will be listed with all teams.

Minor League Affiliates Affiliate History

Team NameRosterLeague NameLevelGWLPctGBLRkRFRADiffManagerBallpark
Houston AstrosStats -- RosterNational LeagueMLB1627290.44425.06510588-78Harry Walker,Grady HattonAstrodome
Organizational Totals:1627290.444510588-78

Team History -- 1968 Statistics -- 1968 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

1968 Organizational Org Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Major Leaguers Active Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
Player NamePosTeam(s)Ht Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Glenn AdamsOFGreensboro (A+)
6-0 185 L-R 1947-10-04 20Northbridge,Massachusetts MLB1968-19821975-1982
1968- 1-   4-HOU
Springfield Col (MLB)
Dave AdleshCHouston (MLB)
6-0 187 R-R 1943-07-15 24Long Beach,California MLB1963-19681963-1968
1963-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Bob Aspromonte3BHouston (MLB)
6-2 185 R-R 1938-06-19 30Brooklyn,New York MLB1956-19711956-1971   (MLB)
John BatemanCHouston (MLB)
6-3 220 R-R 1940-07-21 27Killeen,Texas MLB1962-19721963-1972
1962-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Wade BlasingamePHouston (MLB)
6-1 185 L-L 1943-11-22 24Deming,New Mexico MLB1961-19721963-1972
1961-   UDFA-MLB
(MLB)
Ron BrandCHouston (MLB)
5-8 170 R-R 1940-01-13 28Los Angeles,California MLB1963-19711963-1971
1958-   UDFA-PIT
Los Angeles Valley Col (MLB)
Byron BrowneOFHouston (MLB)
6-2 200 R-R 1942-12-27 25St. Joseph,Missouri MLB1965-19721965-1972
1962-   UDFA-PIT
Missouri, Missouri Western St (MLB)
Ray Busse3B-SSCocoa (A+)
6-4 174 R-R 1948-09-25 19Daytona Beach,Florida MLB1967-19741971-1974
1967-   UDFA-HOU
Daytona St (MLB)
John BuzhardtPHouston (MLB)
6-2 198 R-R 1936-08-17 31Prosperity,South Carolina MLB1958-19681958-1968
1954-   UDFA-CHN
(MLB)
Cesar CedenoOFCovington (Rk)
Cocoa (A+)
6-2 190 R-R 1951-02-25 17Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1968-19861970-1986
1967-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Rich ChilesOFCovington (Rk)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
5-11 170 L-L 1949-11-22 18Sacramento,California MLB1968-19801971-1978
1968- 2-  23-HOU
(MLB)
Nate Colbert1BOklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
6-2 209 R-R 1946-04-09 22St. Louis,Missouri MLB1964-19761966-1976
1964-   UDFA-SLN
Missouri Baptist U. (MLB)
Danny CoombsPHouston (MLB)
6-5 210 R-L 1942-03-23 26Lincoln,Maine MLB1963-19711963-1971
1963-   UDFA-HOU
Seton Hall U. (MLB)
Mike CuellarPHouston (MLB)
5-11 175 L-L 1937-05-08 31Santa Clara,Cuba MLB1957-19771959-1977
1957-   UDFA-CIN
(MLB)
Brock DavisOFDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
5-10 168 L-L 1943-10-19 24Oakland,California MLB1963-19721963-1972
1963-   UDFA-HOU
Cal St Los Angeles (MLB)
Ron DavisOFHouston (MLB)
6-0 180 R-R 1941-10-21 26Roanoke Rapids,North Carolina MLB1962-19691962-1969
1961-   UDFA-HOU
Duke U. (MLB)
Larry DierkerPHouston (MLB)
6-4 215 R-R 1946-09-22 21Hollywood,California MLB1964-19771964-1977
1964-   UDFA-HOU
Houston (MLB)
Paul DoylePDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
5-11 172 L-L 1939-10-02 28Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1959-19721969-1972
1959-   UDFA-DET
(MLB)
Tom DukesPHouston (MLB)
6-2 185 R-R 1942-08-31 25Knoxville,Tennessee MLB1967-19721967-1972
1962-   UDFA-NYA
(MLB)
Ken ForschPWilliamsport (A-)
Greensboro (A+)
6-4 210 R-R 1946-09-08 21Sacramento,California MLB1968-19861970-1986
1968-18- 399-HOU
Oregon St (MLB)
Hal GilsonPHouston (MLB)
6-5 195 R-L 1942-02-09 26Los Angeles,California MLB1968-19681968-1968
1961-   UDFA-CHN
San Jose City Col (MLB)
Dave GiustiPHouston (MLB)
5-11 195 R-R 1939-11-27 28Seneca Falls,New York MLB1961-19771962-1977
1961-   UDFA-HOU
Syracuse U. (MLB)
Fred GladdingPHouston (MLB)
6-0 225 L-R 1936-06-28 32Flat Rock,Michigan MLB1956-19731961-1973
1956-   UDFA-DET
(MLB)
Julio Gotay2BHouston (MLB)
6-0 180 R-R 1939-06-09 29Fajardo,Puerto Rico MLB1960-19691960-1969
1957-   UDFA-SLN
(MLB)
Bill GreifPCovington (Rk)
6-5 205 R-R 1950-04-25 18Fort Stockton,Texas MLB1968-19781971-1976
1968- 3-  43-HOU
(MLB)
Tom GriffinPOklahoma City (AAA)
6-3 210 R-R 1948-02-22 20Los Angeles,California MLB1966-19821969-1982
1966- 1-   4-HOU
(MLB)
Roric HarrisonPDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
6-3 195 R-R 1946-09-20 21Los Angeles,California MLB1965-19781972-1978
1965-   UDFA-HOU
Santa Monica Col (MLB)
Enzo HernandezSSGreensboro (A+)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
5-8 155 R-R 1949-02-12 19Valle De Guanape,Venezuela MLB1967-19781971-1978
1967-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Jose HerreraOFHouston (MLB)
5-8 165 R-R 1942-04-08 26San Lorenzo,Venezuela MLB1967-19701967-1970
1964-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Pat HousePHouston (MLB)
6-3 185 L-L 1940-09-01 27Boise,Idaho MLB1967-19681967-1968
1962-   UDFA-MLB
Boise St, Wyoming (MLB)
Larry HowardCDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
6-3 200 R-R 1945-06-06 23Columbus,Ohio MLB1963-19731970-1973
1963-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Cliff Johnson1B-CCocoa (A+)
6-4 225 R-R 1947-07-22 20San Antonio,Texas MLB1967-19861972-1986
1966- 5-  83-HOU
(MLB)
Hal KingCHouston (MLB)
6-1 200 L-R 1944-02-01 24Oviedo,Florida MLB1967-19741967-1974
1965-   UDFA-CAL
(MLB)
Denny LemasterPHouston (MLB)
6-1 185 R-L 1939-02-25 29Corona,California MLB1962-19721962-1972
1958-   UDFA-MLB
(MLB)
John Mayberry1BGreensboro (A+)
Cocoa (A+)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
6-3 220 L-L 1949-02-18 19Detroit,Michigan MLB1967-19821968-1982
1967- 1-   6-HOU
(MLB)
Leon McFaddenSS-OFHouston (MLB)
6-2 195 R-R 1944-04-26 24Little Rock,Arkansas MLB1968-19691968-1969
1963-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Denis MenkeSS-3BHouston (MLB)
6-0 190 R-R 1940-07-21 27Algona,Iowa MLB1958-19741962-1974
1958-   UDFA-MLB
(MLB)
Norm MillerOFOklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
5-11 195 L-R 1946-02-05 22Los Angeles,California MLB1964-19741965-1974
1964-   UDFA-ANA
Los Angeles Valley Col (MLB)
Joe Morgan2BHouston (MLB)
5-7 155 L-R 1943-09-19 24Bonham,Texas MLB1963-19841963-1984
1962-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Ivan MurrellOFOklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
6-2 196 R-R 1945-04-24 23Almirante,Panama MLB1963-19771963-1974
1963-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Doug Rader3BHouston (MLB)
6-3 230 R-R 1944-07-30 23Chicago,Illinois MLB1965-19771967-1977
1965-   UDFA-HOU
Illinois Wesleyan U. (MLB)
Jim RayPHouston (MLB)
6-1 195 R-R 1944-12-01 23Rock Hill,South Carolina MLB1963-19741965-1974
1963-   UDFA-BAL
(MLB)
Celerino Sanchez3BGreensboro (A+)
5-11 160 R-R 1944-02-03 24Veracruz,Mexico MLB1964-19731972-1973
1971-   UDFA-NYA
(MLB)
Steve SheaPHouston (MLB)
6-3 215 R-R 1942-12-05 25Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1968-19691968-1969
1961-   UDFA-CHN
Massachusetts (MLB)
Dick SimpsonOFHouston (MLB)
6-4 176 R-R 1943-07-28 24Washington,District of Columbia MLB1962-19691962-1969
1961-   UDFA-ANA
(MLB)
Scipio SpinksPGreensboro (A+)
6-1 185 R-R 1947-07-12 20Chicago,Illinois MLB1966-19731969-1973
1966-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Fred StanleySS-2BDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
5-10 167 R-R 1947-08-13 20Farnhamville,Iowa MLB1966-19821969-1982
1966- 8- 143-HOU
(MLB)
Rusty StaubOF-1BHouston (MLB)
6-2 200 L-R 1944-04-01 24New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1962-19851963-1985
1961-   UDFA-HOU
(MLB)
Lee ThomasOF-1BHouston (MLB)
6-2 198 L-R 1936-02-05 32Peoria,Illinois MLB1961-19681961-1968
1954-   UDFA-NYA
(MLB)
Hector TorresSS-2BHouston (MLB)
6-0 175 R-R 1945-09-16 22Monterrey,Mexico MLB1962-19781968-1977
1962-   UDFA-SFN
(MLB)
Wayne TwitchellPGreensboro (A+)
Dallas-Fort Worth (AA)
6-6 220 R-R 1948-03-10 20Portland,Oregon MLB1966-19791970-1979
1966- 1-   3-HOU
(MLB)
Danny WaltonOFDallas-Fort Worth (AA)
Oklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
6-0 200 R-R 1947-07-14 20Los Angeles,California MLB1965-19801968-1980
1965-10- 196-HOU
(MLB)
Bob Watson1B-OFOklahoma City (AAA)
Houston (MLB)
6-2 205 R-R 1946-04-10 22Los Angeles,California MLB1965-19841966-1984
1970-15- 362-CHN
(MLB)
Don WilsonPHouston (MLB)
6-3 205 R-R 1945-02-12 23Monroe,Louisiana MLB1964-19741966-1974
1964-   UDFA-HOU
El Camino-Compton Center (MLB)
Jimmy WynnOFHouston (MLB)
5-9 170 R-R 1942-03-12 26Hamilton,Ohio MLB1962-19771963-1977
1962-   UDFA-CIN
Central St (MLB)