Season Information
Team Name
1981 Houston Astros
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
61-49 (.555)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
0 / 5 / 8
Runs For/Against
394 / 331   Diff: +63
Playoffs
Lost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
Lost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
NLDS vs LAN (L 3-2)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Curtis Burke (3-75)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
6
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1962-2020
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1981 Houston Astros Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    47Joaquin Andujar286P6-0180BR1952-12-21San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1969-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1976-19881970-19880.000DR
    14Alan Ashby299C-1B6-2190BR1951-07-08Long Beach,CA
    1969-  3-  63-CLE
    MLB1973-19891969-19890.000US
    16Dave Bergman2861B-OF6-2190LL1953-06-06Evanston,IL
    1974-  2-  36-NYA
    MLB1975-19921974-19920.000US
    28Cesar Cedeno3012OF-1B6-2190RR1951-02-25Santo Domingo,DR
    1967-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1970-19861968-19860.000DR
    25Jose Cruz3312OF-DH6-0175LL1947-08-08Arroyo,PR
    1966-  0-   0-SLN
    MLB1970-19881967-19880.000PR
    23Kiko Garcia276SS-2B5-11180RR1953-10-14Martinez,CA
    1971-  3-  71-BAL
    MLB1976-19851971-19970.000US
    3Phil Garner3292B-3B5-10177RR1949-04-30Jefferson City,TN
    1971-  1-   2-OAK
    MLB1973-19881971-19880.000US
    24Danny Heep233OF-1B5-11177LL1957-07-03San Antonio,TX
    1978-  2-  37-HOU
    MLB1979-19911978-19910.000US
    18Art Howe3483B-2B6-2190RR1946-12-15Pittsburgh,PA
    1971-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1974-19851971-19850.000US
    15Mike Ivie2891B-3B6-3205RR1952-08-08Atlanta,GA
    1970-  1-   1-SDN
    MLB1971-19831970-19830.000US
    39Bob Knepper276P6-2210LL1954-05-25Akron,OH
    1972-  2-  43-SFN
    MLB1976-19901972-19900.000US
    11Alan Knicely263C-1B6-0194RR1955-05-19Harrisonburg,VA
    1974-  3-  63-HOU
    MLB1979-19861974-19870.000US
    31Frank LaCorte297P6-1180RR1951-10-13San Jose,CA
    1972-  0-   0-ATL
    MLB1975-19841973-19840.000US
    17Rafael Landestoy2852B-SS5-10165BR1953-05-28Bani,DR
    1972-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1977-19841972-19850.000DR
    30Jeff Leonard255OF-DH6-2200RR1955-09-22Philadelphia,PA
    1973-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1977-19901973-19910.000US
    26Scott Loucks242OF-SS6-0178RR1956-11-11Anchorage,AK
    1977-  5- 118-HOU
    MLB1980-19851977-19850.000US
    36Joe Niekro3615P6-1190RR1944-11-07Martins Ferry,OH
    1966-  3-  43-CHN
    MLB1967-19881966-19880.000US
    1Bert Pena211SS-P5-11165RR1959-07-11Santurce,PR
    1977-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1981-19871977-20030.000PR
    9Joe Pittman2712B-3B6-1180RR1954-01-01Houston,TX
    1975-  5- 110-HOU
    MLB1981-19841975-19850.000US
    26Gordie Pladson243P6-4210RR1956-07-31New Westminster,BC
    1973-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1979-19821973-19830.000CA
    21Terry Puhl245OF-1B6-2200LR1956-07-08Melville,SK
    1973-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1977-19911974-19910.000CA
    6Luis Pujols255C-1B6-1195RR1955-11-18Santiago,DR
    1973-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1977-19851973-19870.000DR
    12Craig Reynolds287SS-2B6-1175LR1952-12-27Houston,TX
    1971-  1-  22-PIT
    MLB1975-19891971-19890.000US
    8Dave Roberts3093B-C6-3215RR1951-02-17Lebanon,OR
    1972-  1-   1-SDN
    MLB1972-19821972-19820.000US
    48Vern Ruhle308P6-1187RR1951-01-25Coleman,MI
    1972- 17- 404-DET
    MLB1974-19861972-19870.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    34Nolan Ryan3415P6-2195RR1947-01-31Refugio,TX
    1965- 12- 226-NYN
    MLB1966-19931965-19930.000US
    35Joe Sambito296P6-1190LL1952-06-28Brooklyn,NY
    1973- 17- 404-HOU
    MLB1976-19871973-19880.000US
    30Tony Scott298OF6-0175BR1951-09-18Cincinnati,OH
    1969- 71-1019-MON
    MLB1973-19841969-19840.000US
    27Billy Smith261P6-7200RR1954-09-13La Marque,TX
    1977- 14- 352-HOU
    MLB1981-19811977-19820.000US
    45Dave Smith262P6-1195RR1955-01-21San Francisco,CA
    1976-  8- 169-HOU
    MLB1980-19921976-19920.000US
    16Harry Spilman2641B-3B6-1190LR1954-07-18Albany,GA
    1974-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1978-19891974-19900.000US
    41Bobby Sprowl254P6-2190LL1956-04-14Sandusky,OH
    1977-  2-  39-BOS
    MLB1978-19811977-19840.000US
    20Don Sutton3616P6-1185RR1945-04-02Clio,AL
    1964-  0-   0-LAN
    MLB1966-19881965-19880.000US
    10Dickie Thon233SS-2B5-11175RR1958-06-20South Bend,IN
    1975-  0-   0-CAL
    MLB1979-19931976-19930.000US
    38Tim Tolman2511B-OF6-0195RR1956-04-20Santa Monica,CA
    1978- 12- 297-HOU
    MLB1981-19871976-19890.000US
    29Denny Walling2773B-OF6-1185LR1954-04-17Neptune,NJ
    1975-  1-   1-OAK
    MLB1975-19921975-19920.000US
    15Gary Woods265OF-2B6-2190RR1954-07-20Santa Barbara,CA
    1973- 27- 602-MIN
    MLB1976-19851973-19860.000US
    37 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system