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1973 HOUSTON ASTROS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  82-80   .506
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Leo Durocher
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,394,004
Playoffs: Season in progress

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Fred Gladding (37)
Youngest Player:  Greg Gross (20)
Longest Tenure:  Norm Miller, Jimmy Wynn, Larry Dierker (9)
Top Hitter:  Cesar Cedeno (11)
Top Pitcher:  Dave Roberts (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Calvin Portley (#20)

Roster Continuity:  91.69%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9963.611--
LA Dodgers9566.5903.5
SF Giants8874.54311.0
Houston8280.50617.0
Atlanta7685.47222.5
San Diego60102.37039.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
14Roger Metzgerss39251969-1-16MLB15458067145111413510439703012310.250.299.3220187637464613.5.281
12Doug Rader3b5128UDFA: 1964MLB154574791462602189434697363610.254.310.4090235632450774.6.271
27Bob Watson1b-of18271970-15-355MLB158573971792431694148573481318.312.403.44902576664201107.1.335
23Lee May1b2430UDFA: 1961MLB148545651472432810511341222100913.270.310.4790261590421825.2.295
19Tommy Helms2b4732UDFA: 1959MLB146543441562824611132210126311.287.325.3680200584408744.9.292
28Cesar Cedenoof1122UDFA: 1967MLB13952586168352257056154179771219.320.376.53710002825763941117.6.338
24Jimmy Wynnof4031UDFA: 1962MLB139481901061452055141191102491411.220.347.3950190581402704.7.237
9Skip Jutzec-271968-4-74MLB90278186260018011937156214.223.273.245068306239131.5.255
7Johnny Edwardsc-35UDFA: 1959MLB79250246110252710192327414.244.301.360090276198314.2.251
20Tommie Ageeof-30UDFA: 1961MLB8320430485281525165511004.235.294.397081221165213.4.284
25Bob Gallagherof-241971-4-91MLB711481639312100132701021.264.275.338050153113133.1.306
47Jerry Reussp80241967-2-30MLB429571330080044500911.137.170.16801610993-3-1.0.255
15Dave Robertsp5828-MLB4185311200500025001203.129.129.1530139789-4-1.2.183
40Don Wilsonp-28UDFA: 1964MLB377941440050013200601.177.187.22801886720-0.1.298
11Jimmy Stewartof-2b-34-MLB616861300030091211301.191.295.191013815931.5.232
17Hector Torresss-2b-27UDFA: 1962MLB38663610020171310304.091.189.106077768-3-1.1.113
43Ken Forschp-261968-18-399MLB46622410010022600500.065.094.081056963-5-2.2.111
22Jesus Alouof-31UDFA: 1959MLB28557132018001621003.236.276.327018584542.6.250
17Gary Sutherland2b-ss-28UDFA: 1965MLB16548145003003500102.259.298.352019584363.9.286
10Larry Howardc-28UDFA: 1963MLB20483830040051202101.167.245.229011544221.1.222
21Greg Grossof-201970-4-79MLB1439592101214400002.231.302.333013433343.3.257
38Tom Griffinp-251966-1-4MLB2528132011000910401.107.138.28608333000.2.111
50J.R. Richardp-231969-1-2MLB16282500010001200100.179.179.179052924-1-1.0.312
6Cliff Johnson1b-c-251966-5-83MLB720662026001710000.300.364.7001000142214510.0.364
16Ray Busse3b-ss-24UDFA: 1967MLB15171100000011200000.059.111.059011816-2-3.5.200
20Dave Campbell2b-3b-31UDFA: 1964MLB915142002000400000.267.267.40006151124.2.364
8Rafael Batista1b-25-MLB1215240002001601000.267.312.26704161111.7.444
30Jim Crawfordp-221972-14-321MLB4813131001001700000.231.286.30804141011.9.500
45Jim Rayp-28UDFA: 1963MLB4213130001000400201.231.231.2310315130-0.1.333
22Mike Easlerof-221969-14-312MLB67100000002401000.000.222.0000097-1-2.4.000
42Jim Yorkp-251969-16-381MLB415100000001200100.000.167.00000760-1.7.000
49Larry Dierkerp-26UDFA: 1964MLB144000000000100000.000.000.0000044--.000
46Doug Koniecznyp-211971-1-3MLB24000000000300000.000.000.0000044--.000
9Otis Thorntonc-281965-68-817MLB23000001000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
39Juan Pizarrop-36UDFA: 1956MLB153000000001000100.000.250.000005400.4.000
21Norm Millerof-27UDFA: 1964MLB33000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
34Cecil Upshawp-30UDFA: 1964MLB352000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (37 players)1625532681139121635134634924846996233728336135.251.312.3766882079615344436634.281

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
47Jerry Reuss16241967-2-30MLB16133.74414012310279.1271123116171171771011.398.730.553.775.700.66.3020.98
15Dave Roberts828-MLB17112.85393612600249.126492791562119301.319.530.542.244.300.52.2961.25
40Don Wilson2428UDFA: 1964MLB11163.20373210342239.118794852192149711.177.030.793.465.600.62.2340.59
43Ken Forsch49261968-18-399MLB9124.2046265094201.1197101941874149511.358.810.803.316.660.50.2980.85
38Tom Griffin-251966-1-4MLB464.152512405099.2835146104669501.297.490.904.156.230.67.2580.75
50J.R. Richard-231969-1-2MLB624.001610212072.054373223875311.286.750.254.759.380.51.2891.37
30Jim Crawford-221972-14-321MLB244.504800020670.069413573356711.468.870.904.247.200.59.3001.20
45Jim Ray7228UDFA: 1963MLB644.434200015669.065373453825201.498.480.654.963.261.52.2640.92
42Jim York64251969-16-381MLB344.424100027653.065262642022301.6011.040.683.403.740.91.3261.70
34Cecil Upshaw-30UDFA: 1964MLB234.463500017138.138211931521301.388.920.703.524.930.71--1.42
49Larry Dierker-26UDFA: 1964MLB114.33143004027.027141331318201.489.001.004.336.000.72.3240.97
39Juan Pizarro-36UDFA: 1956MLB226.56151003023.128171711110101.6710.800.394.243.861.10--1.57
48Fred Gladding-37UDFA: 1956MLB204.50160008116.01888449001.3810.132.252.255.060.44.2860.80
46Doug Konieczny-211971-1-3MLB015.5422000013.01288046001.238.310.002.774.150.67.3241.45
37Mike Cosgrove-221970-2-38MLB111.80130002010.01122182101.909.900.907.201.804.00.2780.87
Totals: (37 players)82803.781621624513117261,46113896726141345759075251.278.560.683.545.590.63.298 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Skip JutzeC866974503184.9846.21 
Johnny EdwardsC766114352253.9896.73 
Larry HowardC2012779710.9896.09 
Bob WatsonC31912110.9296.16 
Otis ThorntonC2540011.0007.06 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lee May1B14412391220789112.9939.43 
Bob Watson1B26150150227.9879.12 
Rafael Batista1B825261011.0009.64 
Cliff Johnson1B543472071.00010.26 
Dave Campbell1B2110011.0007.50 
Bob Gallagher1B1110001.0009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tommy Helms2B14512933254389104.9885.31 
Gary Sutherland2B141173731211.9715.23 
Hector Torres2B1348141313.9645.04 
Jimmy Stewart2B120000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug Rader3B15213571342962524.9452.85 
Jimmy Stewart3B860317021.0003.00 
Dave Campbell3B531212011.0004.06 
Ray Busse3B31213011.0003.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roger MetzgerSS14913062314291283.9824.55 
Hector TorresSS22137186247.9525.26 
Ray BusseSS51627011.0005.06 
Gary SutherlandSS110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob WatsonOF1421184271890.9692.12 
Cesar CedenoOF13611753571072.9812.81 
Jimmy WynnOF1331147270941.9862.19 
Tommie AgeeOF68430114222.9832.43 
Bob GallagherOF42262771001.0002.68 
Jesus AlouOF148216010.9411.76 
Greg GrossOF978132001.0001.73 
Jimmy StewartOF3420001.0004.50 
Mike EaslerOF2171010.5000.53 
Dave CampbellOF110000.0000.00 
Norm MillerOF110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim CrawfordP487031410.9442.18 
Ken ForschP462011516011.0001.39 
Jim RayP426949001.0001.70 
Jerry ReussP4127943732.9321.32 
Jim YorkP415311220.8672.20 
Dave RobertsP3924993911.9801.73 
Don WilsonP37239152543.9091.51 
Cecil UpshawP353839001.0002.83 
Tom GriffinP25100714001.0001.89 
Fred GladdingP161513001.0002.37 
J.R. RichardP16715310.8891.01 
Juan PizarroP15231710.8893.12 
Larry DierkerP142703001.0001.00 
Mike CosgroveP13100000.0000.00 
Doug KoniecznyP21311001.0001.38 


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