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1965 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  65-97   .401
Result:   9th in National League
Manager(s):  Lum Harris
General Manager:   Paul Richards
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  2,151,470
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Robin Roberts (38)
Youngest Player:  Larry Dierker (18)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Joe Morgan (15)
Top Pitcher:  Ken Johnson (15)
Top Draft Pick:  Alex Barrett (#4)

Roster Continuity:  85.05%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9765.599--
SF Giants9567.5862.0
Pittsburgh9072.5567.0
Cincinnati8973.5498.0
Milwaukee8676.53111.0
Philadelphia8576.52811.5
St. Louis8081.49716.5
Chi Cubs7290.44425.0
Houston6597.40132.0
NY Mets50112.30947.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
8Dave AdleshCMLB6-0187RightRight7/15/194321Long Beach,California1962UDFA HOU

46Don ArlichPMLB6-2185LeftLeft2/15/194322Wayne,Michigan1961UDFA HOU
14Bob Aspromonte3BMLB6-2185RightRight6/19/193827Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
7John BatemanCMLB6-3220RightRight7/21/194024Killeen,Texas1962UDFA HOU
20Jim BeauchampOF-1BMLB6-2205RightRight8/21/193925Vinita,Oklahoma1958UDFA SLN
23Walt BondOF-1BMLB6-7228LeftRight10/19/193727Denmark,TennesseeUDFA 
9Ron BrandCMLB5-8170RightRight1/13/194025Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
30Bob BrucePMLB6-3210RightRight5/18/193332Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
44Danny CoombsPMLB6-5210RightLeft3/23/194223Lincoln,Maine1962UDFA HOU
35Mike CuellarPMLB5-11175LeftLeft5/8/193728Santa Clara,Cuba1961UDFA CIN
49Larry DierkerPMLB6-4215RightRight9/22/194618Hollywood,California1964UDFA HOU
13Turk FarrellPMLB6-4220RightRight4/8/193431Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
2Nellie Fox2BMLB5-9150LeftRight12/25/192737St. Thomas,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
28Joe GainesOFMLB6-1190RightRight11/22/193628Bryan,TexasUDFA 
52,4Jim Gentile1BMLB6-4215LeftLeft6/3/193431San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
39Dave GiustiPMLB5-11195RightRight11/27/193925Seneca Falls,New York1961UDFA HOU
35Chuck Harrison1BMLB5-10190RightRight4/25/194124Abilene,Texas1962UDFA HOU
9John HoffmanCMLB6-0190LeftRight10/31/194321Aberdeen,South Dakota1962UDFA HOU
19Sonny JacksonOF-SSMLB5-9155LeftRight7/9/194420Washington,DC1962UDFA HOU
40Ken JohnsonPMLB6-4210RightRight6/16/193332West Palm Beach,FloridaUDFA 
34Gordon JonesPMLB6-0190RightRight4/2/193035Portland,OregonUDFA 
11Eddie KaskoSS-3BMLB6-0180RightRight6/27/193233Linden,New JerseyUDFA 
31Jack LamabePMLB6-1198RightRight10/3/193628Farmingdale,New YorkUDFA 
31Don LarsenPMLB6-4227RightRight8/7/192935Michigan City,IndianaUDFA 
40,48Don LeePMLB6-4210RightRight2/26/193431Globe,ArizonaUDFA 
15Bob LillisSS-2BMLB5-11160RightRight6/2/193035Altadena,CaliforniaUDFA 
34Ken MacKenziePMLB6-0185RightLeft3/10/193431Gore Bay,OntarioUDFA 
25Jim MahoneySSMLB6-0175RightRight5/26/193431Englewood,New JerseyUDFA 
20Lee MayeOFMLB6-2190LeftRight12/11/193430Tuscaloosa,AlabamaUDFA 
34Norm MillerOFMLB5-11195LeftRight2/5/194619Los Angeles,California1964UDFA ANA
18Joe Morgan2BMLB5-7155LeftRight9/19/194321Bonham,Texas1963UDFA HOU
43Don NottebartPMLB6-1190RightRight1/23/193629West Newton,MassachusettsUDFA 
33Jim OwensPMLB5-11190RightRight1/16/193431Gifford,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
27Gene RatliffHMLB6-5185RightRight9/28/194519Macon,Georgia1963UDFA HOU
21Jim RayPMLB6-1195RightRight12/1/194420Rock Hill,South Carolina1963UDFA BAL
36Claude RaymondPMLB5-10175RightRight5/7/193728St. Jean,QuebecUDFA 
38Robin RobertsPMLB6-0190BothRight9/30/192638Springfield,IllinoisUDFA 
41Carroll SemberaPMLB6-0155RightRight7/26/194123Shiner,Texas1961UDFA HOU
21Al SpanglerOFMLB6-0175LeftLeft7/8/193331Philadelphia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
10Rusty StaubOF-1BMLB6-2200LeftRight4/1/194421New Orleans,Louisiana1962UDFA HOU
40,46Ron TaylorPMLB6-1195RightRight12/13/193727Toronto,OntarioUDFA 
31Frank ThomasOF-3BMLB6-3205RightRight6/11/192936Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
7Gus TriandosCMLB6-3215RightRight7/30/193034San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
42Bruce Von HoffPMLB6-0187RightRight11/17/194321Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
16Mike WhiteOFMLB5-8160RightRight12/18/193826Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
46Hal WoodeshickPMLB6-3200RightLeft8/24/193232Wilkes-Barre,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
24Jimmy WynnOFMLB5-9170RightRight3/12/194223Hamilton,Ohio1962UDFA CIN
37Chris ZacharyPMLB6-2200LeftRight2/19/194421Knoxville,Tennessee1962UDFA HOU
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jimmy AdairAssistant Coach 
Jim BusbyThird Base Coach 
Rene CardenasBroadcaster 
Clint CourtneyAssistant Coach 
Gene ElstonBroadcaster 
Nellie FoxAssistant Coach 
Lum HarrisManager 
Harry KalasBroadcaster 
Loel PasseBroadcaster 
Howie PolletPitching Coach 
Paul RichardsGeneral Manager 


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