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1971 HOUSTON ASTROS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Harry Walker
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,261,589
Playoffs: Season in progress

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Fred Gladding (35)
Youngest Player:  Cesar Cedeno (20)
Longest Tenure:  Norm Miller, Jimmy Wynn, Larry Dierker, Joe Morgan (7)
Top Hitter:  Joe Morgan (9)
Top Pitcher:  Don Wilson (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Neil Rasmussen (#12)

Roster Continuity:  84.95%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
SF Giants9072.556--
LA Dodgers8973.5491.0
Atlanta8280.5068.0
Cincinnati7983.48811.0
Houston7983.48811.0
San Diego61100.37928.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
28Cesar Cedenoof1920UDFA: 1967MLB1616118516140610812092510235379.264.293.3980243649478764.3.298
18Joe Morgan2b927UDFA: 1963MLB16058387149271113564088852121074.256.351.40702376894631066.2.259
15Roger Metzgerss37231969-1-16MLB150562641321411026156445044525.235.294.2990168617448573.4.257
12Doug Rader3b6526UDFA: 1964MLB1354845111821412565140112322510.244.303.3780183534384563.9.290
11Denis Menkess-3b6730UDFA: 1958MLB14647557117263143455968245614.246.328.3200152547388543.7.282
27Bob Watson1b-of82251970-15-355MLB12946849135173967034156251214.288.347.3950185514353675.1.311
22Jesus Alouof7529UDFA: 1959MLB12243341121214240371317433211.279.305.3600156455335514.1.286
24Jimmy Wynnof-29UDFA: 1962MLB12340438821607451055663262214.203.302.2950119466345362.8.223
7Johnny Edwardsc8933UDFA: 1959MLB106317187413412311263809110.233.291.309098345246323.5.262
8Jack Hiattc-1b-28UDFA: 1961MLB6917416488111601353922211.276.401.351061214131285.8.348
33John Mayberry1b-221967-1-6MLB4613716250171400133222022.182.260.350048154116122.7.180
29Rich Chilesof-211968-2-23MLB671191227512150162010112.227.268.33604012897112.9.255
40Don Wilsonp-26UDFA: 1964MLB359151410070013720602.154.181.16501510085-3-1.0.259
20Cesar Geronimoof-23UDFA: 1967MLB9482131822162253100100.220.264.329027886752.1.340
21Norm Millerof-25UDFA: 1964MLB4574519502100051310103.257.312.405030815994.3.288
42Jack Billinghamp-28UDFA: 1961MLB33731900040013000612.123.133.123098173-5-1.8.205
10Larry Howardc-26UDFA: 1963MLB2464615302140131700012.234.265.375024685352.6.283
14Marty Martinezss-3b-29UDFA: 1978MLB32624163104103600003.258.292.339021654963.4.286
43Ken Forschp-241968-18-399MLB33592810010013000300.136.150.153096354-3-1.6.276
49Larry Dierkerp-24UDFA: 1964MLB24544410020011600303.074.091.093055856-5-2.3.105
36Wade Blasingamep-27UDFA: 1961MLB304951030190071800210.204.298.327016594253.0.290
16Ray Busse3b-ss-22UDFA: 1967MLB1034253004002900100.147.194.23508373010.9.200
45Jim Rayp-26UDFA: 1963MLB4718130001002400000.167.250.16703201500.6.214
39George Culverp-27UDFA: 1963MLB5911010002000400301.091.091.091011414--.143
37Scipio Spinksp-23UDFA: 1966MLB59120001000400000.222.222.22202970-0.2.400
38Tom Griffinp-231966-1-4MLB109010000001200002.111.200.111011010--.143
41Ron Cookp-231966-2-23MLB68120000000300000.250.250.250028600.8.400
50J.R. Richardp-211969-1-2MLB47000000000400200.000.000.0000099--.000
23Denny Lemasterp-32-MLB426010000000300100.167.167.16701760-1.1.333
19Derrel Thomas2b-of-201969-1-1MLB55000000010200100.000.000.0000067-1-3.9.000
17Jay Schlueterof-211967-2-26MLB73110000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
44Bill Greifp-211968-3-43MLB73010000000200000.333.333.333013201.81.000
46Buddy Harrisp-221968-1-15MLB202000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
48Fred Gladdingp-35UDFA: 1956MLB482000000000100001.000.000.0000023-1-5.6.000
Totals: (34 players)1625492585131923052715471015147888829446541105.240.302.3406421866610544355923.6.273

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
40Don Wilson626UDFA: 1964MLB16102.45353418300268.019580731579180501.026.550.502.656.040.44.2340.79
42Jack Billingham3628UDFA: 1961MLB10163.3933338300228.12059886968139611.208.080.352.685.480.49.3041.65
43Ken Forsch18241968-18-399MLB882.5333237240188.11626053853131801.147.740.382.536.260.40.3091.00
49Larry Dierker-24UDFA: 1964MLB1262.7224236200159.0150504883391601.158.490.451.875.150.36.2811.18
36Wade Blasingame-27UDFA: 1961MLB9114.6030282000158.117790811145931001.4010.060.632.565.290.48.3211.34
45Jim Ray-26UDFA: 1963MLB1042.124710021397.272272333146511.056.630.282.864.240.67.2490.80
39George Culver4527UDFA: 1963MLB582.645900034795.189332843857401.338.400.383.595.380.67.3151.28
23Denny Lemaster-32-MLB023.454200017260.059232342228701.358.850.603.304.200.79.2990.92
48Fred Gladding5035UDFA: 1956MLB452.1048000321251.151171202217201.428.940.003.862.981.29.3021.83
38Tom Griffin-231966-1-4MLB064.78106000037.244222042029401.7010.510.964.786.930.69.3331.28
46Buddy Harris-221968-1-15MLB116.46200007030.233222231621211.609.680.884.706.160.76.3330.78
37Scipio Spinks-23UDFA: 1966MLB103.6853100029.122121221326101.196.750.613.997.980.501.0001.36
41Ron Cook-231966-2-23MLB044.9154001025.22314142810101.218.060.702.813.510.80.2470.73
50J.R. Richard-211969-1-2MLB213.4344100021.0179811629201.577.290.436.8612.430.55.3271.50
44Bill Greif-211968-3-43MLB115.0673001016.0181091814001.6310.130.564.507.880.57.5001.14
35Skip Guinn-26-MLB000.004000214.2100033100.861.930.005.795.791.00.0910.67
31Larry Yount-211968-5-87MLB00--100000--00000000----------------
Totals: (34 players)79833.131621624310119251,4711318567512714759146431.228.060.462.915.590.52.294 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny EdwardsC1045554837.9950.00 
Jack HiattC653292036.9910.00 
Larry HowardC221061212.9920.00 
Norm MillerC10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Denis Menke1B10184559377.9970.00 
Bob Watson1B4533916528.9860.00 
John Mayberry1B3731715120.9970.00 
Marty Martinez1B4222021.0000.00 
Cesar Cedeno1B230001.0000.00 
Jack Hiatt1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B1573364821293.9860.00 
Marty Martinez2B9121813.9680.00 
Denis Menke2B571112.9470.00 
Derrel Thomas2B132011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug Rader3B135932752128.9460.00 
Denis Menke3B32244144.9420.00 
Ray Busse3B33610.9000.00 
Marty Martinez3B302001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roger MetzgerSS1482754591791.9770.00 
Denis MenkeSS17164025.9660.00 
Marty MartinezSS7715021.0000.00 
Ray BusseSS54910.9290.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cesar CedenoOF157345640.9890.00 
Jimmy WynnOF116232935.9880.00 
Jesus AlouOF109229743.9830.00 
Bob WatsonOF87131220.9850.00 
Cesar GeronimoOF6442110.9770.00 
Rich ChilesOF27350001.0000.00 
Norm MillerOF20230001.0000.00 
Jay SchlueterOF230001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George CulverP599571733.8892.27 
Fred GladdingP48513320.7501.06 
Jim RayP479727001.0000.83 
Denny LemasterP4260110011.0001.65 
Don WilsonP3526892624.9461.18 
Jack BillinghamP33228203243.9292.05 
Ken ForschP3318881921.9311.29 
Wade BlasingameP3015882911.9742.11 
Larry DierkerP24159162310.9752.21 
Buddy HarrisP203002001.0000.60 
Tom GriffinP1037010001.0002.42 
Bill GreifP71603001.0001.69 
Ron CookP5251510.8572.14 
Scipio SpinksP52914001.0001.55 
Skip GuinnP4410001.0002.14 
J.R. RichardP42113001.0001.71 
Larry YountP100000.0000.00 


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