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1969 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  81-81   .500
Result:   5th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Harry Walker
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,442,995
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bill Henry (41)
Youngest Player:  John Mayberry (20)
Longest Tenure:  Joe Morgan, Larry Dierker, Danny Coombs, Jimmy Wynn, Norm Miller (5)
Top Hitter:  Jimmy Wynn (5)
Top Pitcher:  Larry Dierker (4)
Top Draft Pick:  J.R. Richard (#2)

Roster Continuity:  51.49%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Atlanta9369.574--
SF Giants9072.5563.0
Cincinnati8973.5494.0
LA Dodgers8577.5258.0
Houston8181.50012.0
San Diego52110.32141.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
22Jesus AlouOFMLB6-2195RightRight3/24/194227Haina,Dominican Republic1959UDFA SFN

42Jack BillinghamPMLB6-4215RightRight2/21/194326Orlando,Florida1961UDFA LAN
36Wade BlasingamePMLB6-1185LeftLeft11/22/194325Deming,New Mexico1961UDFA MLB
13Curt BlefaryOF-1BMLB6-2195LeftRight7/5/194325Brooklyn,New York1962UDFA NYA
44Jim BoutonPMLB6-0185RightRight3/8/193930Newark,New JerseyUDFA 
6Don BryantCMLB6-5200RightRight7/13/194127Jasper,FloridaUDFA 
31Danny CoombsPMLB6-5210RightLeft3/23/194227Lincoln,Maine1962UDFA HOU
10Tommy DavisOFMLB6-2205RightRight3/21/193930Brooklyn,New York1957UDFA BRO
49Larry DierkerPMLB6-4215RightRight9/22/194622Hollywood,California1964UDFA HOU
7Johnny EdwardsCMLB6-4220LeftRight6/10/193831Columbus,Ohio1959UDFA CIN
19Gary GeigerOFMLB6-0168LeftRight4/4/193732Sand Ridge,IllinoisUDFA 
34Cesar GeronimoOFMLB6-2170LeftLeft3/11/194821El Seybo,Dominican Republic1967UDFA NYA
48Fred GladdingPMLB6-0225LeftRight6/28/193633Flat Rock,Michigan1956UDFA DET
17Julio Gotay2BMLB6-0180RightRight6/9/193930Fajardo,Puerto RicoUDFA 
38Tom GriffinPMLB6-3210RightRight2/22/194821Los Angeles,California196614HOU
35Skip GuinnPMLB5-10180RightLeft10/25/194424St. Charles,MissouriUDFA 
41Bill HenryPMLB6-2180LeftLeft10/15/192741Alice,TexasUDFA 
26Keith LampardOFMLB6-2197LeftRight12/20/194523Warrington,England1965224HOU
23Denny LemasterPMLB6-1185RightLeft2/25/193930Corona,CaliforniaUDFA 
14Marty MartinezSS-3BMLB6-1175BothRight8/23/194127Havana,Cuba1978UDFA TEX
33John Mayberry1BMLB6-3220LeftLeft2/18/194920Detroit,Michigan196716HOU
20Leon McFaddenSS-OFMLB6-2195RightRight4/26/194425Little Rock,Arkansas1963UDFA HOU
11Denis MenkeSS-3BMLB6-0190RightRight7/21/194028Algona,Iowa1958UDFA MLB
21Norm MillerOFMLB5-11195LeftRight2/5/194623Los Angeles,California1964UDFA ANA
18Joe Morgan2BMLB5-7155LeftRight9/19/194325Bonham,Texas1963UDFA HOU
12Doug Rader3BMLB6-3230RightRight7/30/194424Chicago,Illinois1964UDFA HOU
45Jim RayPMLB6-1195RightRight12/1/194424Rock Hill,South Carolina1963UDFA BAL
41Dan SchneiderPMLB6-3170LeftLeft8/29/194226Evansville,IndianaUDFA 
37Scipio SpinksPMLB6-1185RightRight7/12/194721Chicago,Illinois1966UDFA HOU
15Hector TorresSS-2BMLB6-0175RightRight9/16/194523Monterrey,Mexico1962UDFA SFN
28Sandy ValdespinoOFMLB5-8170LeftLeft1/14/193930San Jose De Las Lajas,CubaUDFA 
47Bob WatkinsPMLB6-1170RightRight3/12/194821San Francisco,California196622423HOU
27Bob Watson1B-OFMLB6-2205RightRight4/10/194623Los Angeles,California197015355CHN
43Ron WillisPMLB6-2195RightRight7/12/194325Willisville,TennesseeUDFA 
40Don WilsonPMLB6-3205RightRight2/12/194524Monroe,Louisiana1964UDFA HOU
37Dooley WomackPMLB6-0170LeftRight8/25/193929Columbia,South CarolinaUDFA 
24Jimmy WynnOFMLB5-9170RightRight3/12/194227Hamilton,Ohio1962UDFA CIN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Rene CardenasBroadcaster 
Gene ElstonBroadcaster 
Buddy HanckenAssistant Coach 
Harry KalasBroadcaster 
Walt MathewsScout 
Mel McGahaAssistant Coach 
Jim OwensAssistant Coach 
Salty ParkerAssistant Coach 
Loel PasseBroadcaster 
Spec RichardsonGeneral Manager 
Harry WalkerManager 


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