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1988 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  82-80   .506
Result:   5th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Hal Lanier
General Manager:   Bill Wood
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,933,505
Payroll:  $13,454,667
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Nolan Ryan (41)
Youngest Player:  Craig Biggio (22)
Longest Tenure:  Terry Puhl, Denny Walling (12)
Top Hitter:  Glenn Davis (12)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Scott (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Willie Ansley (#7)

Roster Continuity:  81.51%
Top Prospect:   Craig Biggio
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9467.584--
Cincinnati8774.5407.0
San Diego8378.51611.0
SF Giants8379.51211.5
Houston8280.50612.5
Atlanta54106.33839.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
49Juan AgostoPMLB6-2190LeftLeft2/23/195830Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico1975UDFA BOS

42Larry AndersenPMLB6-3205RightRight5/6/195335Portland,Oregon19717151CLE
47Joaquin AndujarPMLB6-0180BothRight12/21/195235San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1969UDFA CIN
14Alan AshbyCMLB6-2190BothRight7/8/195136Long Beach,California1969363CLE
6Mark BaileyCMLB6-5195BothRight11/4/196126Springfield,Missouri19826147HOU
17Kevin BassRF-OFMLB6-0180BothRight5/12/195929Redwood City,California1977229MIL
25Buddy Bell3BMLB6-3200RightRight8/27/195136Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania196916373CLE
4Craig Biggio2B-CMLB5-11180RightRight12/14/196522Smithtown,New York1987122HOU
13Ernie CamachoPMLB6-1180RightRight2/1/195533Salinas,California1976479CAL
11Ken Caminiti3BMLB6-0200BothRight4/21/196325Hanford,California1984371HOU
1Casey Candaele2B-SSMLB5-9165BothRight1/12/196127Lompoc,California1982UDFA MTL
50Rocky ChildressPMLB6-2195RightRight2/18/196226Santa Rosa,California198021532PHI
44Danny DarwinPMLB6-3190RightRight10/25/195532Bonham,Texas1976UDFA TEX
27Glenn Davis1BMLB6-3210RightRight3/28/196127Jacksonville,Florida198115HOU
43Jim DeshaiesPMLB6-4220LeftLeft6/23/196028Massena,New York198221541NYY
19Bill Doran2BMLB5-11175BothRight5/28/195830Cincinnati,Ohio19796138HOU
3Cameron DrewLF-RFMLB6-5230LeftRight2/12/196424Boston,Massachusetts1985112HOU
18John FishelLF-RFMLB5-11185RightRight11/8/196225Fullerton,California19859222HOU
31Bob ForschPMLB6-4200RightRight1/13/195038Sacramento,California196826594STL
28Billy HatcherLF-CFMLB5-9175RightRight10/4/196027Williams,Arizona19816131CHC
31,41Jeff HeathcockPMLB6-4205RightRight11/18/195928Covina,California198011HOU
5Steve HendersonOFMLB6-2190RightRight11/18/195235Houston,Texas19745119CIN
23Chuck Jackson3B-CFMLB6-0185RightRight3/19/196325Seattle,Washington19847175HOU
39Bob KnepperPMLB6-2210LeftLeft5/25/195434Akron,Ohio1972243SF
26Louie MeadowsLF-RFMLB5-11190LeftLeft4/29/196127Maysville,North Carolina1982243HOU
53Dave MeadsPMLB6-0175LeftLeft1/7/196424Montclair,New Jersey19846148HOU
35Brian MeyerPMLB6-0190RightRight1/29/196325Camden,New Jersey198616406HOU
20Jim Pankovits2B-OFMLB5-10175RightRight8/6/195532Pennington Gap,Virginia1976473HOU
21Terry PuhlOFMLB6-2200LeftRight7/8/195631Melville,Saskatchewan1973UDFA HOU
16Rafael RamirezSSMLB5-11190RightRight2/18/195830San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1976UDFA ATL
12Craig ReynoldsSSMLB6-1175LeftRight12/27/195235Houston,Texas1971122PIT
34Nolan RyanPMLB6-2195RightRight1/31/194741Refugio,Texas196512226NYM
33Mike ScottPMLB6-3215RightRight4/26/195533Santa Monica,California1976237NYM
29Craig Smajstria2BMLB5-9165BothRight6/19/196226Houston,Texas1981484CHW
45Dave SmithPMLB6-1195RightRight1/21/195533San Francisco,California19768169HOU
6Harry Spilman1BMLB6-1190LeftRight7/18/195433Albany,Georgia1974UDFA CIN
9Alex TrevinoCMLB5-11170RightRight8/26/195730Monterrey,Mexico1974UDFA NYM
29Denny Walling3B-OFMLB6-1185LeftRight4/17/195434Neptune,New Jersey197511OAK
2Gerald YoungCFMLB6-2185BothRight10/22/196423Tele,Honduras19825111NYM
Team PersonnelPosition 
Rolando BercerraBroadcaster 
Yogi BerraBench Coach 
Bill BrownBroadcaster 
Gene ClinesHitting Coach 
Larry DierkerBroadcaster 
Matt GalanteFirst Base Coach 
Bruce GietzenBroadcaster 
Milo HamiltonBroadcaster 
Marc HillBullpen Coach 
Daniel HustonScout 
Rusty KuntzMinor League Coach 
David LakeyScout 
Hal LanierManager 
Julio LinaresScout 
Walt MathewsScout 
Denis MenkeThird Base Coach 
Les MossPitching Coach 
Orlando SanchezBroadcaster 
Reggie WallerScout 
Paul WeaverScout 
Bill WoodGeneral Manager 
Bill WorrellBroadcaster 


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