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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
22Jesus AlouOFMLB6-2195RightRight3/24/194228Haina,Dominican Republic1959UDFA SF

44Jim BeauchampOF-1BMLB6-2205RightRight8/21/193930Vinita,Oklahoma1958UDFA STL
42Jack BillinghamPMLB6-4215RightRight2/21/194327Orlando,Florida1961UDFA LAD
36Wade BlasingamePMLB6-1185LeftLeft11/22/194326Deming,New Mexico1961UDFA Mbr
56Jim BoutonPMLB6-0185RightRight3/8/193931Newark,New JerseyUDFA 
6Don BryantCMLB6-5200RightRight7/13/194128Jasper,FloridaUDFA 
28Cesar CedenoOFMLB6-2190RightRight2/25/195119Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1967UDFA HOU
41Ron CookPMLB6-1175LeftLeft7/11/194722Jefferson,Texas1966223HOU
39George CulverPMLB6-2185RightRight7/8/194326Salinas,California1963UDFA NYY
10Tommy DavisOFMLB6-2205RightRight3/21/193931Brooklyn,New York1957UDFA Brk
49Larry DierkerPMLB6-4215RightRight9/22/194623Hollywood,California1964UDFA HOU
31Jack DilauroPMLB6-2185BothLeft5/3/194327Akron,OhioUDFA 
7Johnny EdwardsCMLB6-4220LeftRight6/10/193832Columbus,Ohio1959UDFA CIN
43Ken ForschPMLB6-4210RightRight9/8/194623Sacramento,California196818399HOU
19Gary GeigerOFMLB6-0168LeftRight4/4/193733Sand Ridge,IllinoisUDFA 
20Cesar GeronimoOFMLB6-2170LeftLeft3/11/194822El Seybo,Dominican Republic1967UDFA NYY
48Fred GladdingPMLB6-0225LeftRight6/28/193634Flat Rock,Michigan1956UDFA DET
38Tom GriffinPMLB6-3210RightRight2/22/194822Los Angeles,California196614HOU
46Buddy HarrisPMLB6-7245RightRight12/5/194821Philadelphia,Pennsylvania1968115HOU
10Larry HowardCMLB6-3200RightRight6/6/194525Columbus,Ohio1963UDFA Hoc
26Keith LampardOFMLB6-2197LeftRight12/20/194524Warrington,England1965224HOU
23Denny LemasterPMLB6-1185RightLeft2/25/193931Corona,CaliforniaUDFA 
53Mike MarshallPMLB5-10180RightRight1/15/194327Adrian,MichiganUDFA 
14Marty MartinezSS-3BMLB6-1175BothRight8/23/194128Havana,Cuba1978UDFA TEX
33John Mayberry1BMLB6-3220LeftLeft2/18/194921Detroit,Michigan196716HOU
11Denis MenkeSS-3BMLB6-0190RightRight7/21/194029Algona,Iowa1958UDFA Mbr
21Norm MillerOFMLB5-11195LeftRight2/5/194624Los Angeles,California1964UDFA LAA
18Joe Morgan2BMLB5-7155LeftRight9/19/194326Bonham,Texas1963UDFA Hoc
43Dan OsinskiPMLB6-2195RightRight11/17/193336Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
9Joe Pepitone1B-OFMLB6-2200LeftLeft10/9/194029Brooklyn,New York1958UDFA NYY
12Doug Rader3BMLB6-3230RightRight7/30/194425Chicago,Illinois1964UDFA Hoc
45Jim RayPMLB6-1195RightRight12/1/194425Rock Hill,South Carolina1963UDFA BAL
37Scipio SpinksPMLB6-1185RightRight7/12/194722Chicago,Illinois1966UDFA HOU
15Hector TorresSS-2BMLB6-0175RightRight9/16/194524Monterrey,Mexico1962UDFA SF
8,27Bob Watson1B-OFMLB6-2205RightRight4/10/194624Los Angeles,California197015355CHC
40Don WilsonPMLB6-3205RightRight2/12/194525Monroe,Louisiana1964UDFA Hoc
24Jimmy WynnOFMLB5-9170RightRight3/12/194228Hamilton,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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