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1970 HOUSTON ASTROS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Harry Walker
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,253,444
Playoffs: Season in progress

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dan Osinski (36)
Youngest Player:  Cesar Cedeno (19)
Longest Tenure:  Larry Dierker, Jimmy Wynn, Joe Morgan, Norm Miller (6)
Top Hitter:  Jimmy Wynn (20)
Top Pitcher:  Larry Dierker (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Randy Scarbery (#7)

Roster Continuity:  83.79%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati10260.630--
LA Dodgers8774.54014.5
SF Giants8676.53116.0
Houston7983.48823.0
Atlanta7686.46926.0
San Diego6399.38939.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
12Doug Rader3b6125UDFA: 1964MLB1565769014525325873257102474323.252.322.4360251644463824.8.265
11Denis Menkess-3b2629UDFA: 1958MLB154562821712661392658280510798.304.392.44102486654201097.0.331
24Jimmy Wynnof2028UDFA: 1962MLB157554821563222788245106961120716.282.394.49302736684261187.5.295
18Joe Morgan2b2426UDFA: 1963MLB144548102147289852421310255135211.268.383.39602176584321016.3.285
22Jesus Alouof-28UDFA: 1959MLB11745859140273144322115143415.306.335.3840176487342665.2.312
7Johnny Edwardsc5332UDFA: 1959MLB14045846101164749105163116329.221.299.3190146515371463.4.241
28Cesar Cedenoof8019UDFA: 1967MLB9035546110214742174155722328.310.340.4510160377262585.9.352
8,27Bob Watson1b-of81241970-15-355MLB9732748891921161112459411610.272.324.4430145362256495.2.297
9Joe Pepitone1b-of6229UDFA: 1958MLB75279447095143552182819017.251.298.4700131299219435.3.235
21Norm Millerof-24UDFA: 1964MLB9022629549042931413317015.239.357.332075269179304.6.263
10Tommy Davisof-31UDFA: 1957MLB5721324601223308372501003.282.305.399085220159284.8.308
14Marty Martinezss-3b-28UDFA: 1978MLB751501233300120092200003.220.264.24003615912081.7.258
33John Mayberry1b-211967-1-6MLB5014823323251411213326126.216.318.365054174126163.5.241
49Larry Dierkerp7423UDFA: 1964MLB379271620040013700912.174.181.19601810388-2-0.6.286
10Larry Howardc-25UDFA: 1963MLB318811276021600102303002.307.378.4430399863146.2.397
26Keith Lampardof-241965-2-24MLB537281781050052410203.236.295.375027806073.2.354
40Don Wilsonp-25UDFA: 1964MLB30691820040002810303.116.129.1450107367-4-1.8.195
15Hector Torresss-2b-24UDFA: 1962MLB31656161205006800002.246.310.323021715173.6.281
42Jack Billinghamp-27UDFA: 1961MLB46582600010042700701.103.161.103066960-4-1.7.194
23Denny Lemasterp-31-MLB39453800170051300310.178.255.244011544121.4.219
20Cesar Geronimoof-22UDFA: 1967MLB4737590002002510112.243.293.24309423221.7.273
38Tom Griffinp-221966-1-4MLB23331210010011300400.061.088.091033835-3-1.9.100
45Jim Rayp-25UDFA: 1963MLB5227150002010900002.185.185.185052725-1-1.6.278
44Jim Beauchampof-1b-30UDFA: 1958MLB3126350014013700001.192.276.30808292311.5.222
6Don Bryantc-28-MLB1524250003001800010.208.231.20805262000.5.294
36Wade Blasingamep-26UDFA: 1961MLB13240200020041000001.083.214.083022823-1-1.5.143
41Ron Cookp-221966-2-23MLB43172402010011100100.235.278.47108191423.5.667
56Jim Boutonp-31-MLB2917360002001610101.353.421.35306201324.1.545
48Fred Gladdingp-34UDFA: 1956MLB636000000000600100.000.000.0000077--.000
43Ken Forschp-231968-18-399MLB46000000000400300.000.000.0000099--.000
39George Culverp-26UDFA: 1963MLB324110000000200100.250.250.250015400.5.500
19Gary Geigerof-33-MLB54010000000000000.250.250.250014302.4.250
37Scipio Spinksp-22UDFA: 1966MLB63100000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
31Jack Dilaurop-27-MLB432000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
46Buddy Harrisp-211968-1-15MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (35 players)16255747441446250471296941144159891127816343144.259.332.3917232177630544197704.7.288

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
49Larry Dierker723UDFA: 1964MLB16123.87373617211269.22631241163182191801.288.781.032.746.370.43.2861.34
42Jack Billingham4427UDFA: 1961MLB1393.9846248270187.21901028310631341101.359.110.483.026.430.47.3062.09
40Don Wilson5125UDFA: 1964MLB1163.9129273010184.118892801566941511.389.180.733.224.590.70.2810.97
23Denny Lemaster6831-MLB7124.5639213083162.0169888222651031201.449.391.223.615.720.63.2910.96
38Tom Griffin71221966-1-4MLB3135.7423202110111.11187271972721301.719.540.735.825.821.00.3130.82
45Jim Ray6625UDFA: 1963MLB633.2652200165105.0973938134967311.398.311.114.205.740.73.2751.35
41Ron Cook-221966-2-23MLB443.72417008282.180373444250211.488.740.444.595.470.84.3191.41
36Wade Blasingame-26UDFA: 1961MLB333.481313100077.276343042355401.278.810.462.676.370.42.3102.26
56Jim Bouton-31-MLB465.40296106073.184534453349301.6010.310.614.056.010.67.3251.40
48Fred Gladding3434UDFA: 1956MLB744.0663000441871.084393242446701.5210.650.513.045.830.52.3381.63
39George Culver-26UDFA: 1963MLB333.203200015345.044171612131801.448.800.204.206.200.68--1.49
31Jack Dilauro-27-MLB134.284200016333.234231641723111.519.091.074.546.150.74.2911.05
43Ken Forsch-231968-18-399MLB125.6344100024.02815151513101.3810.500.381.884.880.38.3370.96
37Scipio Spinks-22UDFA: 1966MLB019.8852001013.2171515596111.9011.203.295.933.951.50.2551.00
46Buddy Harris-211968-1-15MLB005.682000006.1644302000.958.534.260.002.840.00.1500.70
53Mike Marshall-27-MLB018.444000005.1855045202.2513.500.006.758.440.80--4.50
43Dan Osinski-36-MLB019.823000203.2544021001.9112.270.004.912.452.00.3852.33
Totals: (35 players)79834.23162162365126351,45614917636851295779429151.409.220.813.575.820.61.313 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny EdwardsC13985474511.9950.00 
Larry HowardC261251110.9930.00 
Don BryantC1342220.9570.00 
Marty MartinezC612010.9230.00 
Bob WatsonC6111001.0000.00 
Norm MillerC120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Watson1B8369539654.9920.00 
Joe Pepitone1B5037629245.9950.00 
John Mayberry1B4537135229.9950.00 
Denis Menke1B5140001.0000.00 
Larry Howard1B251001.0000.00 
Keith Lampard1B250001.0000.00 
Doug Rader1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B1423494301798.9790.00 
Denis Menke2B215162114.9910.00 
Hector Torres2B686021.0000.00 
Marty Martinez2B453011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug Rader3B1541473571839.9660.00 
Marty Martinez3B10611001.0000.00 
Denis Menke3B51411.8330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Denis MenkeSS1331923942866.9540.00 
Marty MartinezSS29346419.9900.00 
Hector TorresSS22264547.9470.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jimmy WynnOF1512931444.9870.00 
Jesus AlouOF108169672.9620.00 
Cesar CedenoOF90211170.9680.00 
Norm MillerOF72101661.9470.00 
Tommy DavisOF5371441.9490.00 
Joe PepitoneOF2852110.9810.00 
Cesar GeronimoOF2623020.9200.00 
Jim BeauchampOF1670001.0000.00 
Keith LampardOF16202001.0000.00 
Denis MenkeOF340001.0000.00 
Gary GeigerOF210001.0000.00 
Larry HowardOF10000.0000.00 
Bob WatsonOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Fred GladdingP637171511.9572.79 
Jim RayP5210541711.9551.80 
Jack BillinghamP46187133021.9562.07 
Jack DilauroP42332420.7501.63 
Ron CookP418231321.8891.75 
Denny LemasterP3916281711.9621.39 
Larry DierkerP37269193133.9431.67 
George CulverP32453310.8571.20 
Jim BoutonP297341130.8331.85 
Don WilsonP2918461722.9201.12 
Tom GriffinP2311181010.9471.46 
Wade BlasingameP137721510.9441.98 
Scipio SpinksP5130000.0000.00 
Ken ForschP42422011.0001.50 
Mike MarshallP4504001.0007.06 
Dan OsinskiP330000.0000.00 
Buddy HarrisP2610001.0001.48 


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