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2009 Houston AstrosNational League (MLB)
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Russ Ortiz played for the 2009 Houston Astros
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAstros
LocationHouston,Texas
Record74-88 (3rd in National League Central)League Rank8thMLB Rank13th
ManagerCecil Cooper,Dave ClarkGeneral ManagerEd Wade
CoachesMark Bailey (Bullpen Coach), Sean Berry (Hitting Coach), Dave Clark (Third Base Coach), Jose Cruz (First Base Coach), Dewey Robinson (Pitching Coach), Ed Romero (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJio Mier (#21)
Payroll$102,996,414
Attendance2,521,076
Minor League AffiliatesRound Rock Express (AAA) 63-81 ... Corpus Christi Hooks (AA) 61-79 ... Lancaster JetHawks (A+) 56-84 ... Lexington Legends (A) 68-72 ... Tri City Valleycats (A-) 27-48 ... Greeneville Astros (Rk) 27-40 ... Gulf Coast Astros (Rk) 18-38 ...
Years Available1962-2017

Team History -- 2009 Statistics -- 2009 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

2009 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
10Miguel TejadassR351586358319946114865219481108229.313.340.455.79528961673.318.142.176.3452.87.12.52.145.430.7
1993-   UDFA-OAK
Free Agent  
45Carlos LeelfR331606106518335126102534151308521.300.343.489.83229862662.290.189.259.3566.27.71.23.923.533.9
1994-   UDFA-CHA
Retired  
21Michael BourncfL2615760697173271233561126314025211.285.354.384.73823342678.366.099.284.3309.320.72.20.4202.024.3
2003- 4- 115-PHI
Free Agent  
9Hunter PencerfR26159585761652652572141158109103125.282.346.472.81827656647.308.190.294.3569.016.91.93.923.433.9
2004- 2-  64-HOU
ActiveSan Francisco Giants (MLB)
3Kazuo Matsui2bB33132476561192029461933485316424.250.302.357.65917031533.285.107.212.2926.416.02.51.752.926.1
2004-   UDFA-NYN
 
17Lance Berkman1bB331364607312631125807497981041413.274.399.509.90823457562.296.235.452.38717.317.41.04.518.445.2
1997- 1-  16-HOU
Retired  
27Geoff Blum3bB361203813494141104901336170649.247.314.367.68114025427.266.120.205.3007.714.31.92.338.126.6
1994- 7- 196-MON
Retired  
12Ivan RodriguezcR37933274182152834021374112013.251.280.382.66212525344.300.131.165.2893.821.55.72.340.930.5
1988-   UDFA-TEX
 
28Jeff Keppinger3bR291073053578133729022733372313.256.320.387.70711823344.266.131.213.3107.99.61.22.043.629.5
2001- 4- 114-PIT
Free Agent  
55Humberto QuinterocR29601571137814140074140018.236.286.376.6625913168.295.140.185.2904.224.45.92.439.335.1
1997-   UDFA-CHA
Free Agent  
4Jason MichaelslfR33102135173212141612163810002.237.322.430.7525817152.301.193.304.33110.525.02.42.633.853.1
1998- 4- 104-PHI
Free Agent  
2Darin Erstadlf-1bL3510713413268221102143101132.194.268.328.5964412150.235.134.224.2579.320.72.21.367.046.2
1995- 1-   1-CAL
 
41Chris Costec-1bR3643103321500100082800103.204.259.252.511265112.276.048.126.2357.125.03.50.00.023.8
1999-   UDFA-CLE
 
18Edwin Maysonet2bR27396992020170051904101.290.333.362.69525379.380.072.145.3116.324.13.81.369.015.0
2003-19- 569-HOU
Free Agent  
51Wandy RodriguezpB3032634830040011906001.127.141.175.31611370.182.048.063.1401.427.119.00.00.037.5
1999-   UDFA-HOU
Free Agent  
36Matt Kata2b-lfB3140502101005100510103.200.212.220.43211152.217.020.040.1930.09.60.00.00.010.0
1999- 9- 268-ARI
Free Agent  
44Roy OswaltpR3129494600020028114001.122.173.122.2956066.146.000.041.1453.012.14.00.00.00.0
1996-23- 684-HOU
Retired  
46J.R. TowlescR2516487920230031611011.188.250.354.60417453.233.166.229.2595.730.25.33.824.044.4
2004-20- 604-HOU
Free Agent  
38Brian MoehlerpR3728420100000011813001.024.068.024.0921047.042.000.024.0532.138.318.00.00.00.0
1993- 6- 165-DET
 
11Mike HamptonpR3621376121017002801100.324.350.432.78216241.379.108.162.3414.919.54.02.437.016.7
1990- 6- 161-SEA
 
23Russ OrtizpR352428250012001902001.179.207.286.4938131.222.107.143.2183.229.09.03.228.020.0
1995- 4- 103-SFN
 
52Felipe PaulinopR2523250100000001603000.040.040.040.0801028.111.000.000.0360.057.10.00.00.00.0
2001-   UDFA-HOU
International  
31Jason Smith2bL312125100001000901101.000.000.000.0000027.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1996-43-1288-TBA
 
23Chris Johnson3bR241122120001001600000.091.130.091.2212023.125.000.045.1094.426.16.00.00.00.0
2006- 4- 129-HOU
Free Agent  
20Bud NorrispR241116130000000411000.188.235.188.4233018.250.000.000.2010.022.20.00.00.00.0
2006- 6- 189-HOU
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
8Aaron Boone1bR361013000000000210000.000.071.000.0710014.000.000.000.0530.014.30.00.00.00.0
1994- 3-  72-CIN
 
58Yorman BazardopR241010000000000300000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.030.00.00.00.00.0
2000-   UDFA-FLO
 
59Wilton LopezpR2585000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.040.00.00.00.00.0
2004-   UDFA-NYA
Free Agent  
12Tommy ManzellassR2675010000000400000.200.200.200.4001051.000.000.000.1790.080.00.00.00.00.0
2005- 3-  89-HOU
MinorsArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
53Wesley WrightpR24484210000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2240.025.00.00.00.00.0
2003- 7- 211-LAN
Free Agent  
48Tim ByrdakpL35753000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1994- 5- 135-KCA
Free Agent  
39Jeff FulchinopR29603011000000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.4190.00.00.00.00.0100.0
2001- 8- 242-FLO
 
43Chris SampsonpR31462000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1999- 8- 263-HOU
 
31Billy SadlerpR2711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
2003- 6- 183-SFN
 
50Alberto AriaspR25401000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.050.01.00.00.00.0
2000-   UDFA-COL
 
41Brandon BackepR3141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.050.01.00.00.00.0
1998-18- 552-TBA
 
Batting Totals: (36 players)16254366431415270321426161134444899043664537153.260.319.400.71921754446038.293.400.235.0007.416.42.22.438.331.4 

2009 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
51Wandy RodriguezL30STMLB14123.02333301100205.2192776921631932151.248.400.922.768.453.063.37.5383.54
1999-   UDFA-HOU
Free Agent  
44Roy OswaltR31STMLB864.12303003000181.1183838319421384081.249.080.942.086.853.294.12.5713.76
1996-23- 684-HOU
Retired  
38Brian MoehlerR37STMLB8125.47292901000154.2187101942151914041.5410.881.222.975.301.785.88.4004.75
1993- 6- 165-DET
 
11Mike HamptonL36STMLB7105.30212100000112.012871661346741021.5510.291.043.705.951.615.71.4124.57
1990- 6- 161-SEA
 
52Felipe PaulinoR25S/RMLB3116.2723176000097.212673682037935041.6811.611.843.418.572.516.73.2145.11
2001-   UDFA-HOU
International  
23Russ OrtizR35S/RMLB365.57231310003085.2955653848653041.689.980.845.046.831.355.88.3334.61
1995- 4- 103-SFN
 
39Jeff FulchinoR29RelMLB643.40610610018082.0703331727712131.187.680.772.967.792.633.62.6003.57
2001- 8- 242-FLO
 
22LaTroy HawkinsR36R/CLMLB142.136506500341163.1601615716452021.208.530.992.276.392.812.27.2003.97
1991- 7- 180-MIN
Retired  
48Tim ByrdakL35RelMLB123.2376076008061.13923221036582031.235.721.475.288.511.613.38.3335.23
1994- 5- 135-KCA
Free Agent  
20Bud NorrisR24STMLB634.5311101000055.2592928925543031.529.541.464.048.732.164.69.6674.77
2006- 6- 189-HOU
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
43Chris SampsonR31RelMLB425.0449049009355.1663431221332101.5810.730.333.425.371.575.53.6673.51
1999- 8- 263-HOU
 
47Jose ValverdeR31R/CLMLB422.335205200452554.0401514521561021.136.670.833.509.332.672.50.6673.50
1997-   UDFA-ARI
Restricted  
50Alberto AriasR25RelMLB213.35420420012045.2492117119395061.509.660.203.747.692.054.14.6673.32
2000-   UDFA-COL
 
53Wesley WrightL24RelMLB345.4449049005044.2532727925472001.7610.681.815.049.471.885.44.4295.29
2003- 7- 211-LAN
Free Agent  
58Yorman BazardoR24S/RMLB137.881064003032.0373128222170111.8410.410.566.194.780.778.72.2505.00
2000-   UDFA-FLO
 
63Sam GervacioR24RelMLB112.1429029004021.0165518250011.146.860.433.4310.713.132.14.5002.62
2002-   UDFA-HOU
 
29Geoff GearyR32RelMLB138.1016016003020.0301918410122012.0013.501.804.505.401.208.55.2506.15
1998-15- 434-PHI
 
59Wilton LopezR25S/RMLB028.38826000019.13221184891012.0914.901.863.724.191.139.78.0006.25
2004-   UDFA-NYA
Free Agent  
26Doug BrocailR42RelMLB104.5820020009017.2219941390001.9810.702.046.624.580.694.581.0007.23
1986- 1-  12-SDN
 
41Brandon BackeR31RelMLB0010.38514003013.021151556102002.0814.543.464.156.921.6710.38.0007.94
1998-18- 552-TBA
 
54Chad ParontoR33RelMLB0012.1560600106.215994130002.5820.255.401.354.053.0012.15.00010.45
1996- 8- 231-BAL
 
31Billy SadlerR27RelMLB0013.5010100001.12220120002.7313.500.006.7513.502.0013.50.0002.35
2003- 6- 183-SFN
 
Pitching Totals: (22 players)74884.541621624975115739143115217707221765461144434501.449.571.113.437.192.104.84.457  

2009 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PTim Byrdak35MLBp76-6161000161.0000.210.26---76100.046.9Fielding by Day
PLaTroy Hawkins36MLBp65-6381100191.0000.290.30---65100.040.1Fielding by Day
PJeff Fulchino29MLBp61-826701131.0000.210.16---61100.037.7Fielding by Day
PJose Valverde31MLBp52-5411103.6670.040.04---52100.032.1Fielding by Day
PChris Sampson31MLBp49-557301101.0000.200.18---49100.030.2Fielding by Day
PWesley Wright24MLBp49-4433107.8570.120.14---49100.030.2Fielding by Day
PAlberto Arias25MLBp42-45593217.8240.330.31---42100.025.9Fielding by Day
PWandy Rodriguez30MLBp333320582400321.0000.970.16---33100.020.4Fielding by Day
PRoy Oswalt31MLBp3030181112901401.0001.330.22---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PSam Gervacio24MLBp29-21200021.0000.070.10---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PBrian Moehler37MLBp292915413201434.9711.140.21---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PFelipe Paulino25MLBp23179731300161.0000.700.16---23100.014.2Fielding by Day
PRuss Ortiz35MLBp2313858101119.9470.780.21---2495.814.2Fielding by Day
PMike Hampton36MLBp21211129172128.9291.240.23---21100.013.0Fielding by Day
PDoug Brocail42MLBp20-17340171.0000.350.41---20100.012.3Fielding by Day
PGeoff Geary32MLBp16-2001102.5000.060.05---16100.09.9Fielding by Day
PBud Norris24MLBp111055130041.0000.360.07---11100.06.8Fielding by Day
PYorman Bazardo24MLBp10632762015.8671.300.41---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PWilton Lopez25MLBp8219140051.0000.630.26---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PChad Paronto33MLBp6-6000000.000.00---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PBrandon Backe31MLBp5113020021.0000.400.15---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
PBilly Sadler27MLBp1-1100011.0001.001.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CHumberto Quintero29MLBc59514273583656399.9876.680.92141256098.336.4Fielding by Day
CChris Coste36MLBc26141411165001211.0004.650.867--4360.516.0Fielding by Day
CJ.R. Towles25MLBc151411483800911.0006.070.8010111693.89.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BLance Berkman33MLBdh1311311141110711661221229.9959.341.07---13696.380.9Fielding by Day
1BDarin Erstad35MLBcf-1b1510989470131011.0006.731.03---10714.09.3Fielding by Day
1BChris Coste36MLBc15131151187116126.9928.331.09---4334.99.3Fielding by Day
1BGeoff Blum36MLB3b1075958302611.0006.101.03---1208.36.2Fielding by Day
1BAaron Boone36MLB3b21109101101.0005.001.00---1020.01.2Fielding by Day
1BMatt Kata31MLB3b1-4500151.0005.001.25---402.50.6Fielding by Day
1BCarlos Lee33MLB1b1-1200021.0002.002.00---1600.60.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BKazuo Matsui33MLBss1301271101279373699658.9915.020.59---13298.580.2Fielding by Day
2BJeff Keppinger29MLB2b-3b2214138334811282.9883.680.59---10720.613.6Fielding by Day
2BEdwin Maysonet27MLBss151311222462970.9714.530.61---3938.59.3Fielding by Day
2BMatt Kata31MLB3b754792404331.0004.710.70---4017.54.3Fielding by Day
2BJason Smith31MLB2b-ss53314805121.0002.400.39---2123.83.1Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BGeoff Blum36MLB3b1029483045164315212.9862.050.25---12085.063.0Fielding by Day
3BJeff Keppinger29MLB2b-3b675950738110716155.9552.210.29---10762.641.4Fielding by Day
3BEdwin Maysonet27MLBss7335180091.0001.290.26---3917.94.3Fielding by Day
3BChris Johnson24MLB3b7548250071.0001.000.15---1163.64.3Fielding by Day
3BAaron Boone36MLB3b118020021.0002.000.25---1010.00.6Fielding by Day
3BJason Smith31MLB2b-ss1-1010011.0001.001.00---214.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSMiguel Tejada35MLB2b-3b158157137121447521105710.9704.360.50---158100.097.5Fielding by Day
SSJeff Keppinger29MLB2b-3b1133851302181.0001.640.47---10710.36.8Fielding by Day
SSEdwin Maysonet27MLBss319110021.0000.670.22---397.71.9Fielding by Day
SSTommy Manzella26MLBss-3b218130141.0002.000.50---728.61.2Fielding by Day
SSJason Smith31MLB2b-ss1-2000000.000.00---214.80.6Fielding by Day
SSGeoff Blum36MLB3b1-1000000.000.00---1200.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFCarlos Lee33MLB1b1541541272211920222.9911.430.17---16096.395.1Fielding by Day
LFJason Michaels33MLBlf3149018000181.0000.580.20---10230.419.1Fielding by Day
LFDarin Erstad35MLBcf-1b24461700071.0000.290.11---10722.414.8Fielding by Day
LFMatt Kata31MLB3b4-2000000.000.00---4010.02.5Fielding by Day
LFJeff Keppinger29MLB2b-3b2-3010011.0000.500.33---1071.91.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFMichael Bourn26MLBcf15415013263711130385.9922.480.29---15798.195.1Fielding by Day
CFJason Michaels33MLBlf141210230000301.0002.140.29---10213.78.6Fielding by Day
CFDarin Erstad35MLBcf-1b1-2000000.000.00---1070.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFHunter Pence26MLBrf15715613753161652337.9852.110.24---15998.796.9Fielding by Day
RFDarin Erstad35MLBcf-1b4434800081.0002.000.24---1073.72.5Fielding by Day
RFJason Michaels33MLBlf3220400041.0001.330.20---1022.91.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHCarlos Lee33MLB1b6--000000.000.00---1603.83.7Fielding by Day

2009 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
J.D. AllevaScout1978-11-02 30Durham,North Carolina A+1998-2004-
2001-24- 715-KCA
C
Mark BaileyBullpen Coach1961-11-04 47Springfield,Missouri MLB1982-19951984-1992
1982- 6- 147-HOU
C
Michael BarnettMinor League Hitting Coordinator1959-02-01 50Columbus,Ohio RK1985-1985-   C
Sean BerryHitting Coach1966-03-22 43Santa Monica,California MLB1986-20011990-2000
1986- 1-   9-KCA
3B
Britt BurnsMinor League Pitching Coordinator1959-06-08 50Houston,Texas MLB1978-19901978-1985
1978- 3-  70-CHA
P
Dave ClarkThird Base Coach1962-09-03 46Tupelo,Mississippi MLB1983-19991986-1998
1983- 1-  11-CLE
RF-LF
Dave ClarkManager1962-09-03 46Tupelo,Mississippi MLB1983-19991986-1998
1983- 1-  11-CLE
RF-LF
Cecil CooperManager1949-09-20 59Brenham,Texas MLB1968-19871971-1987
1968- 6- 128-BOS
1B
Jose CruzFirst Base Coach1947-08-08 61Arroyo,Puerto Rico MLB1967-19881970-1988
1966-   UDFA-SLN
OF
Jim DeshaiesBroadcaster1960-06-23 49Massena,New York MLB1979-19951984-1995
1982-21- 542-NYA
P
Orlando FernandezScout1961-08-01 47Miami Beach,Florida --
1979-20- 502-HOU
3B-OF
Walt MathewsPro Scout -- --   SCOUT
Al PedriqueMinor League Field Coordinator1960-08-11 48Aragua,Venezuela MLB1978-19941987-1989
1978-   UDFA-NYN
SS
Rusty PendergrassScout -- NCAA1990-1991-   SCOUT
Paul RicciariniSenior Director of Player Personnel -- --   SCOUT
Dewey RobinsonPitching Coach1955-04-28 54Evanston,Illinois MLB1977-19821979-1981
1977-19- 467-CHA
P
Ed RomeroBench Coach1957-12-09 51Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1976-19911977-1990
1975-   UDFA-MIL
SS-2B
Ed WadeGeneral Manager1956-01-31 53- --   EXEC