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1969 Houston Astros (MLB)

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W-L Record: 81-81 .500
Rank: 5th in National League West
Run Differential: 676-668 + 8
Roster Continuity 51.49% 20/20
Manager(s): Harry Walker
General Manager: Spec Richardson
Location: Houston, Texas
Ballpark: Astrodome
Attendance: 1,442,995 8/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: J.R. Richard (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Buddy Hancken
Assistant Coach: Mel McGaha
Assistant Coach: Jim Owens
Assistant Coach: Salty Parker

#1 Draft Picks

John Mayberry (#6)
National League West 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 1969 Houston Astros season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    22Jesus AlouOF6-2195R-R271963Not draftedMLB--
    42Jack BillinghamP6-4215R-R261968Not draftedMLB--
    36Wade BlasingameP6-1185L-L251963Not draftedMLB--
    13Curt BlefaryOF-1B6-2195L-R251965Not draftedMLB--
    44Jim BoutonP6-0185R-R301962Not draftedMLB--
    6Don BryantC6-5200R-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    31Danny CoombsP6-5210R-L271963Not draftedMLB--
    10Tommy DavisOF6-2205R-R301959Not draftedMLB--
    49Larry DierkerP6-4215R-R221964Not draftedMLB--
    7Johnny EdwardsC6-4220L-R311961Not draftedMLB--
    19Gary GeigerOF6-0168L-R321958Not draftedMLB--
    34Cesar GeronimoOF6-2170L-L211969Not draftedMLB--
    48Fred GladdingP6-0225L-R331961Not draftedMLB--
    17Julio Gotay2B6-0180R-R301960Not draftedMLB--
    38Tom GriffinP6-3210R-R211969HOU: 1966-1-4MLB--
    35Skip GuinnP5-10180R-L241968Not draftedMLB--
    41Bill HenryP6-2180L-L411952Not draftedMLB--
    26Keith LampardOF6-2197L-R231969HOU: 1965-2-24MLB--
    23Denny LemasterP6-1185R-L301962Not draftedMLB--
    14Marty MartinezSS-3B6-1175B-R271962Not draftedMLB--
    33John Mayberry1B6-3220L-L201968HOU: 1967-1-6MLB--
    20Leon McFaddenSS-OF6-2195R-R251968Not draftedMLB--
    11Denis MenkeSS-3B6-0190R-R281962Not draftedMLB--
    21Norm MillerOF5-11195L-R231965Not draftedMLB--
    18Joe Morgan2B5-7155L-R251963Not draftedMLB--
    12Doug Rader3B6-3230R-R241967Not draftedMLB--
    45Jim RayP6-1195R-R241965Not draftedMLB--
    41Dan SchneiderP6-3170L-L261963Not draftedMLB--
    37Scipio SpinksP6-1185R-R211969Not draftedMLB--
    15Hector TorresSS-2B6-0175R-R231968Not draftedMLB--
    28Sandy ValdespinoOF5-8170L-L301965Not draftedMLB--
    47Bob WatkinsP6-1170R-R211969HOU: 1966-22-423MLB--
    27Bob Watson1B-OF6-2205R-R231966CHN: 1970-15-362MLB--
    43Ron WillisP6-2195R-R251966Not draftedMLB--
    40Don WilsonP6-3205R-R241966Not draftedMLB--
    37Dooley WomackP6-0170L-R291966Not draftedMLB--
    24Jimmy WynnOF5-9170R-R271963Not draftedMLB--

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