1987 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  76-86   .469
Result:   3rd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Hal Lanier
General Manager:   Dick Wagner
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,909,902
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dave Lopes (42)
Youngest Player:  Rob Mallicoat (22)
Longest Tenure:  Jose Cruz (13)
Top Hitter:  Bill Doran (17)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Scott (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Craig Biggio (#22)

Roster Continuity:  87.09%
Top Prospect:   Gerald Young
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
SF Giants9072.556--
Cincinnati8478.5196.0
Houston7686.46914.0
LA Dodgers7389.45117.0
Atlanta6992.42920.5
San Diego6597.40125.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
9Troy AfenirCMLB6-4200RightRight9/21/196323Escondido,California1983111HOU

49Juan AgostoPMLB6-2190LeftLeft2/23/195829Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico1975UDFA BOS
47Larry AndersenPMLB6-3205RightRight5/6/195334Portland,Oregon19717151CLE
14Alan AshbyCMLB6-2190BothRight7/8/195135Long Beach,California1969363CLE
6Mark BaileyCMLB6-5195BothRight11/4/196125Springfield,Missouri19826147HOU
17Kevin BassRF-OFMLB6-0180BothRight5/12/195928Redwood City,California1977229MIL
4Dale BerraSS-3BMLB6-0190RightRight12/13/195630Ridgewood,New Jersey1975120PIT
3Buddy BiancalanaSS-2BMLB5-11160BothRight2/2/196027Larkspur,California1978125KCA
11Ken Caminiti3BMLB6-0200BothRight4/21/196324Hanford,California1984371HOU
50Rocky ChildressPMLB6-2195RightRight2/18/196225Santa Rosa,California198021532PHI
25Jose CruzOFMLB6-0175LeftLeft8/8/194739Arroyo,Puerto Rico1967UDFA SLN
44Danny DarwinPMLB6-3190RightRight10/25/195531Bonham,Texas1976UDFA TEX
27Glenn Davis1BMLB6-3210RightRight3/28/196126Jacksonville,Florida198115HOU
43Jim DeshaiesPMLB6-4220LeftLeft6/23/196027Massena,New York198221541NYA
19Bill Doran2BMLB5-11175BothRight5/28/195829Cincinnati,Ohio19796138HOU
24Ty GaineyOFMLB6-1190LeftRight12/25/196026Cheraw,South Carolina1979234HOU
3Phil Garner2B-3BMLB5-10177RightRight4/30/194938Jefferson City,Tennessee197112OAK
28Billy HatcherLF-CFMLB5-9175RightRight10/4/196026Williams,Arizona19816131CHN
31Jeff HeathcockPMLB6-4205RightRight11/18/195927Covina,California198011HOU
38Manny HernandezPMLB6-0150RightRight5/7/196126La Romana,Dominican Republic1978UDFA HOU
26Paul HouseholderOFMLB6-0180BothRight9/4/195828Columbus,Ohio1976247CIN
23Chuck Jackson3B-CFMLB6-0185RightRight3/19/196324Seattle,Washington19847175HOU
37Charlie KerfeldPMLB6-6225RightRight9/28/196323Knob Knoster,Missouri198213SEA
39Bob KnepperPMLB6-2210LeftLeft5/25/195433Akron,Ohio1972243SFN
15Dave Lopes2BMLB5-9170RightRight5/3/194542East Providence,Rhode Island1968226LAN
35Aurelio LopezPMLB6-0220RightRight9/21/194838Tecamachalco,Mexico1978UDFA SLN
56Rob MallicoatPMLB6-3180LeftLeft11/16/196422St. Helen's,Oregon1984118HOU
13Ron MathisPMLB6-0175RightRight9/25/195828Kansas City,Missouri198030724DET
53Dave MeadsPMLB6-0175LeftLeft1/7/196423Montclair,New Jersey19846148HOU
20Jim Pankovits2B-OFMLB5-10175RightRight8/6/195531Pennington Gap,Virginia1976473HOU
1Bert PenaSSMLB5-11165RightRight7/11/195927Santurce,Puerto Rico1977UDFA HOU
21Terry PuhlOFMLB6-2200LeftRight7/8/195630Melville,Saskatchewan1973UDFA HOU
12Craig ReynoldsSSMLB6-1175LeftRight12/27/195234Houston,Texas1971122PIT
30Ronn ReynoldsCMLB6-0200RightRight9/28/195828Wichita,Kansas19805105NYN
34Nolan RyanPMLB6-2195RightRight1/31/194740Refugio,Texas196512226NYN
33Mike ScottPMLB6-3215RightRight4/26/195532Santa Monica,California1976237NYN
45Dave SmithPMLB6-1195RightRight1/21/195532San Francisco,California19768169HOU
52Julio SolanoPMLB6-1160RightRight1/8/196027Agua Blanca,Dominican Republic1979UDFA HOU
10Dickie ThonSSMLB5-11175RightRight6/20/195829South Bend,Indiana1975UDFA CAL
30Tye Waller3B-OFMLB6-0180RightRight3/14/195730Fresno,California1977482SLN
29Denny Walling3B-OFMLB6-1185LeftRight4/17/195433Neptune,New Jersey197511OAK
7Robbie WineCMLB6-2190RightRight7/13/196224Norristown,Pennsylvania198318HOU
2Gerald YoungCFMLB6-2185BothRight10/22/196422Tele,Honduras19825111NYN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Clary AndersonScout 
Rolando BercerraBroadcaster 
Yogi BerraBench Coach 
Bill BrownBroadcaster 
Doug DeutschScout 
Larry DierkerBroadcaster 
Matt GalanteThird Base Coach 
Milo HamiltonBroadcaster 
Dave HofferthBroadcaster 
David LakeyScout 
Hal LanierManager 
Julio LinaresScout 
Walt MathewsScout 
Denis MenkeHitting Coach 
Les MossPitching Coach 
Orlando SanchezBroadcaster 
Gene TenaceBullpen Coach 
Dick WagnerGeneral Manager 
Reggie WallerScout 
Paul WeaverScout 
Tom WheelerScout 
Bill WorrellBroadcaster 


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