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1966 Houston Astros (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 72-90 .444
Rank: 8th in National League
Run Differential: 612-695 -83
Manager(s): Grady Hatton
General Manager: Tal Smith
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Attendance: 1,872,108 3/20
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Wayne Twitchell (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Nellie Fox
Assistant Coach: Al Heist
Pitching Coach: Gordon Jones
Third Base Coach: Jim Busby

#1 Draft Picks

National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9567.586--
9368.5781.5
9270.5683.0
8775.5378.0
8577.52510.0
8379.51212.0
7684.47518.0
7290.44423.0
6695.41028.5
59103.36436.0
  • Complete listing of games for the 1966 Houston Astros. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1966 Houston Astros Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1HOU@ LANL2-30-16613No123-1 
    2HOU@ LANW7-61-1449Yes1990 
    3HOU@ LANW4-22-1448Yes--13112
    4HOU@ SFNL2-62-25511Yes1.51517-2
    5HOU@ SFNL1-72-37713No21624-8 
    6HOU@ SFNL1-32-47713No31727-10
    7HOUvs LANL3-62-56612No3.52033-13
    8HOUvs LANW8-53-57713No3.52838-10 
    9HOUvs LANL2-33-67713No43041-11 
    10HOUvs SFNW2-04-67713No3.53241-9 
    11HOUvs SFNW4-05-77712No43743-6 
    12HOUvs SFNL1-25-77712No43743-6 
    13HOUvs SFNL2-45-87713No4.53947-8
    14HOUvs CINW2-16-87712No3.54148-7 
    15HOUvs SLNW3-17-86611No2.54449-5 
    16HOUvs SLNW4-28-86610No24851-3
    17HOU@ ATLL3-48-96611No35155-4 
    18HOU@ ATLW5-49-96611No1.55659-3 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    19HOU@ ATLW7-110-96611No1.563603 
    20HOUvs CHNW10-211-95510Yes1.5736211 
    21HOUvs CHNW4-012-9339Yes1.5776215 
    22HOUvs CHNW4-313-9337Yes2816516 
    23HOUvs ATLL0-613-10449Yes3817110 
    24HOUvs ATLW3-014-10226Yes3847113
    25HOUvs ATLW5-415-10335Yes3897514 
    26HOU@ NYNL4-715-11225Yes4938211 
    27HOU@ NYNW6-416-11225Yes4998613
    28HOU@ PHIW1-017-11225Yes4.51008614
    29HOU@ PHIW6-518-11224Yes3.51069115
    30HOU@ PHIL2-518-12225Yes3.51089612
    31HOU@ CHNW5-120-12224Yes2.51179918 
    32HOU@ CHNW4-220-12224Yes2.51179918
    33HOU@ CHNL1-720-13225Yes2.511810612 
    34HOUvs PHIL5-620-14225Yes2.512311211 
    35HOUvs PHIW4-321-14224Yes2.512711512 
    36HOUvs PHIL1-621-15224Yes31281217 
    37HOUvs PHIL0-921-16225Yes3.5128130-2 
    38HOUvs NYNW5-322-16225Yes3.51331330 
    39HOUvs NYNW7-123-16224Yes2.51401346 
    40HOUvs PITL2-323-17226Yes3.51421375
    41HOUvs PITL0-623-18336Yes3.5142143-1
    42HOUvs PITW2-124-19336Yes3146149-3
    43HOUvs PITL2-524-19336Yes3146149-3 
    44HOUvs PITW3-225-19335Yes3149151-2 
    45HOU@ SLNL1-325-20336Yes4150154-4 
    46HOU@ SLNL0-325-21336Yes5150157-7
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    47HOU@ CINW2-026-21336Yes5152157-5
    48HOU@ CINW11-427-21336Yes51631612
    49HOU@ PITL2-727-22558Yes5165168-3 
    50HOU@ PITL6-927-23558Yes5171177-6
    51HOU@ PITL5-1027-24558Yes6176187-11 
    52HOUvs SFNW10-928-24558Yes4.5186196-10
    53HOUvs SFNW6-129-24558Yes3.5192197-5 
    54HOUvs SFNL1-329-25558Yes4.5193200-7 
    55HOUvs CHNW1-030-25558Yes3.5194200-6 
    56HOUvs CHNL2-830-26558Yes4.5196208-12
    57HOUvs CHNW8-431-26558Yes3.5204212-8 
    58HOU@ LANW9-632-26558Yes3.5213218-5
    59HOU@ LANW3-033-26558Yes3.5216218-2 
    60HOU@ SFNL0-433-27447Yes4.5216222-6
    61HOU@ SFNL1-233-28558Yes5.5217224-7 
    62HOU@ CHNW13-534-28558Yes52302291 
    63HOU@ CHNL8-934-30558Yes5.5240246-6
    64HOU@ CHNL2-834-30558Yes5.5240246-6 
    65HOUvs LANW4-235-30447Yes5244248-4
    66HOUvs LANW7-436-30447Yes5251252-1
    67HOUvs LANL2-536-31448Yes6.5253257-4 
    68HOUvs SLNL1-236-32448Yes7.5254259-5 
    69HOUvs SLNW4-137-32448Yes6.5258260-2 
    70HOUvs SLNW3-238-32337Yes5.5261262-1 
    71HOUvs SLNW6-339-32336Yes5.52672652 
    72HOU@ PITL5-839-33447Yes6.5272273-1
    73HOU@ PITL3-439-34447Yes7.5275277-2 
    74HOU@ PITL5-639-35559Yes7.5280283-3 
    75HOU@ PITL0-939-36559Yes8.5280292-12 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    76HOUvs CINW2-140-36558Yes8.5282293-11 
    77HOUvs CINW8-542-36558Yes7296301-5
    78HOUvs CINW6-342-36558Yes7296301-5 
    79HOUvs CINW3-143-36558Yes6299302-3 
    80HOUvs ATLL2-343-37558Yes6.5301305-4 
    81HOUvs ATLL4-943-38559Yes6.5305314-9 
    82HOUvs ATLL1-843-39559Yes7.5306322-16
    83HOU@ SLNW6-144-39559Yes8312323-11
    84HOU@ SLNL1-744-40559Yes9313330-17 
    85HOU@ SLNW6-545-40559Yes8319335-16 
    86HOU@ ATLL6-745-41559Yes8325342-17 
    87HOU@ ATLL1-145-42559Yes8.5326343-17 
    88HOU@ NYNL2-445-446610No8.5333354-21
    89HOU@ NYNL5-745-446610No8.5333354-21 
    90HOU@ NYNL1-445-466610No10337364-27 
    91HOU@ NYNL3-645-466610No10337364-27
    92HOUvs PHIW8-246-466610No9.5345366-21 
    93HOUvs PHIL9-1346-476610No9.5354379-25
    94HOUvs PHIW3-247-477711No8.5357381-24
    95HOUvs PITW5-248-476610No8.5362383-21 
    96HOUvs PITL3-448-487710No8.5365387-22
    97HOUvs PITL6-1148-497712No9.5371398-27
    98HOUvs NYNL4-648-507712No10.5375404-29
    99HOUvs NYNL4-548-517712No11.5379409-30
    100HOUvs NYNL2-348-527712No11.5381412-31
    101HOU@ CINL3-448-538814No11.5384416-32 
    102HOU@ CINL1-548-548815No11385421-36 
    103HOU@ CINW7-049-558814No11.5398431-33 
    104HOU@ CINL6-1049-558814No11.5398431-33
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    105HOU@ PHIL5-649-568814No12.5403437-34 
    106HOU@ PHIL3-449-578814No13.5406441-35
    107HOU@ PHIL6-749-588815No14.5412448-36
    108HOU@ PHIL2-1249-598815No14.5414460-46 
    109HOUvs LANL1-1249-608815No14.5415472-57
    110HOUvs LANL3-449-618815No14.5418476-58
    111HOUvs LANL3-1449-629918No15.5421490-69
    112HOU@ CHNW8-550-628815No14.5429495-66 
    113HOU@ CHNW9-851-638815No14446512-66
    114HOU@ CHNL8-951-638815No14446512-66 
    115HOU@ SFNL0-151-648815No15446513-67 
    116HOU@ SFNW3-052-648814No14449513-64 
    117HOU@ SFNL2-552-668816No15.5454523-69 
    118HOU@ SFNL3-552-668816No15.5454523-69
    119HOUvs ATLL2-452-678816No16456527-71 
    120HOUvs ATLL2-452-688817No17458531-73
    121HOUvs ATLL1-652-699918No19459537-78
    122HOUvs CINW5-453-699917No18.5464541-77 
    123HOUvs CINW4-354-698815No17.5468544-76 
    124HOUvs CINW5-255-698815No17.5473546-73 
    125HOUvs CINW11-056-698815No17.5484546-62 
    126HOUvs SLNL0-356-708815No18.5484549-65 
    127HOUvs SLNL0-356-719916No19.5484552-68 
    128HOUvs SLNW7-257-718815No18.5491554-63 
    129HOUvs CHNW7-458-718814No17.5498558-60 
    130HOUvs CHNW5-459-718814No17.5503562-59 
    131HOUvs CHNW4-360-718814No16.5507565-58
    132HOU@ PITW2-061-718814No15.5509565-56 
    133HOU@ PITL2-861-728814No16.5511573-62
    134HOU@ PHIL5-1061-738814No17.5516583-67 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    135HOU@ PHIL1-361-748815No17.5517586-69 
    136HOU@ ATLL5-661-768816No18523594-71
    137HOU@ ATLL1-261-768816No18523594-71 
    138HOU@ ATLL2-1261-788816No18529612-83
    139HOU@ ATLL4-661-788816No18529612-83
    140HOU@ ATLL0-261-798818No19529614-85
    141HOU@ SLNL1-462-808818No20536618-82 
    142HOU@ SLNW6-062-808818No20536618-82 
    143HOU@ SLNW4-363-808815No19540621-81
    144HOU@ SLNL5-663-818817No20545627-82 
    145HOU@ LANL0-763-828818No20545634-89 
    146HOU@ LANL0-163-838818No21545635-90 
    147HOU@ LANL0-463-858818No23545640-95 
    148HOU@ LANL0-163-858818No23545640-95
    149HOUvs PITL3-963-868818No24.5548649-101
    150HOUvs PHIW6-464-868818No25554653-99 
    151HOUvs PHIW11-265-868818No24565655-90 
    152HOUvs NYNW9-267-868817No22.5580662-82 
    153HOUvs NYNW6-567-868817No22.5580662-82
    154HOUvs NYNL0-167-878818No23.5580663-83 
    155HOUvs NYNL0-367-888818No24.5580666-86 
    156HOUvs SFNL5-967-898818No25585675-90 
    157HOUvs SFNW5-468-898818No24590679-89
    158HOU@ CINL1-769-908818No24.5595689-94 
    159HOU@ CINW4-369-908818No24.5595689-94
    160HOU@ CINW3-270-908818No24.5598691-93
    161HOU@ NYNL0-170-918818No24.5598692-94 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    162HOU@ NYNW8-272-918818No23.5612695-83
    163HOU@ NYNW6-172-918818No23.5612695-83


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