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1962 Houston Colt 45s (MLB)

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W-L Record: 64-96 .400
Rank: 8th in National League
Run Differential: 592-717 -125
Manager(s): Harry Craft
General Manager: Paul Richards
Attendance: 924,456 11/20
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Lum Harris
Assistant Coach: Jim Busby
Assistant Coach: Jimmy Adair
Assistant Coach: Bobby Bragan
Pitching Coach: Cot Deal
Third Base Coach: Jim Busby
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1962 Houston Colt 45s season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    11Joey Amalfitano2B-3B5-11180R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    39John AndersonP6-1190R-R291958Not draftedMLB--
    14Bob Aspromonte3B6-2185R-R241956Not draftedMLB--
    27Pidge Browne1B6-1190L-L331962Not draftedMLB--
    30Bob BruceP6-3210R-R291959Not draftedMLB--
    33George BrunetP6-1210R-L271956Not draftedMLB--
    18Don BuddinSS5-11178R-R281956Not draftedMLB--
    4Jim BusbyOF6-1175R-R351950Not draftedMLB--
    9Jim CampbellC6-0190R-R251962Not draftedMLB--
    17Bob CervOF6-0200R-R361951Not draftedMLB--
    31Al CicotteP6-3185R-R321957Not draftedMLB--
    22Ron DavisOF6-0180R-R201962Not draftedMLB--
    36Dick DrottP6-0185R-R251957Not draftedMLB--
    43Turk FarrellP6-4220R-R281956Not draftedMLB--
    19Ernie Fazio2B5-7165R-R201962Not draftedMLB--
    17Dick Gernert1B6-3210R-R331952Not draftedMLB--
    34Dave GiustiP5-11195R-R221962Not draftedMLB--
    35Jim GoldenP6-0175L-R261960Not draftedMLB--
    16Billy Goodman2B-1B5-11165L-R361947Not draftedMLB--
    18J.C. HartmanSS6-0175R-R281962Not draftedMLB--
    22Al HeistOF6-2185R-R341960Not draftedMLB--
    36,40Ken JohnsonP6-4210R-R291958Not draftedMLB--
    39Russ KemmererP6-3200R-R301954Not draftedMLB--
    10Norm Larker1B6-0200L-L311958Not draftedMLB--
    15Bob LillisSS-2B5-11160R-R321958Not draftedMLB--
    31Don McMahonP6-2222R-R321957Not draftedMLB--
    25Roman MejiasOF6-0175R-R311955Not draftedMLB--
    23Jim PendletonOF6-0185R-R381953Not draftedMLB--
    7Merritt RanewC5-10180L-R241962Not draftedMLB--
    24Dave Roberts1B-OF6-0172L-L291962UDFAMLB--
    42Bobby ShantzP5-6142R-L361949Not draftedMLB--
    8Hal SmithC6-0195R-R311955Not draftedMLB--
    21Al SpanglerOF6-0175L-L281959Not draftedMLB--
    33Dean StoneP6-4205L-L311953Not draftedMLB--
    20,24Don TaussigOF6-0180R-R301958Not draftedMLB--
    26Johnny Temple2B5-11175R-R341952Not draftedMLB--
    44Bobby TiefenauerP6-2185R-R321952Not draftedMLB--
    32,45Jim UmbrichtP6-4215R-R311959Not draftedMLB--
    20Carl WarwickOF5-10170R-L251961Not draftedMLB--
    24Johnny WeeklyOF6-0200R-R251962Not draftedMLB--
    19George Williams2B5-11165R-R221961Not draftedMLB--
    36George WittP6-3200R-R281957Not draftedMLB--
    46Hal WoodeshickP6-3200R-L291956Not draftedMLB--

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